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Best Shopping In OC's Laguna Beach

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Laguna Beach is not just a vacationer's paradise overflowing with breathtaking beaches and beautiful mansions on the hills as one might think. It is also a town rife with shopping options for residents and visitors alike. From luxury boutiques to frugal-minded marketplaces, here is a list of the best shopping in OC's Laguna Beach.

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550 S. Coast Highway, Suite 1
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 715-1444

Sprinkled along the South Coast Highway are a number of boutiques and shops. As you find your way through the line of shops, you'll easily notice Sasha boutique. Decked out with a colorful display of clothing and modern decor, Sasha features trendy clothing from some of today's top designers. Need designer shoes from Stella McCartney to complete your outfit? Sasha has it. Heading to the beach and need to grab a cute pair of Havaianas? It's all there. For a premium selection of clothing, shoes and accessories, Sasha is the top spot in Laguna Beach.

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ROOTS The Beauty Underground
384 Forest Ave., Suite 9
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 424-4266

For all of your beauty and skincare needs in Laguna Beach, ROOTS The Beauty Underground is the designated source. Not only does this amazing boutique sell everything from state-of-the-art tools to cosmetics to aromatherapy products, but it also carries the largest selection of organic-based beauty products in Laguna Beach. Shoppers also have the option of obtaining custom-made products designed specifically tailored to their personal needs from the expert beauty and skincare consultant and owner of the shop Laura.

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Laguna Hills Mall
24155 Laguna Hills Mall
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
(949) 586-8282

For mall lovers who won't go anywhere else but, you probably will be spending the majority of your time browsing the aisles at Laguna Hills Mall. The only mall in Laguna Hills, the Laguna Hills Malls includes a number of top retailers like Macy's, Nordstrom Rack and JCPenney's. Laguna Hills Mall has undergone some pretty drastic changes over the years, and many shoppers are hopeful that a newly renovated mall that reflects the upscale preferences of the community will boost the shopping experience of the over 100 specialty stores inside of the mall. Other stores include Foot Locker, Bath & Bodyworks, Victoria's Secret, Fashion Nails, and more.

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Muse Boutique
300 Forest Ave
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 497-7026

Offering young women's contemporary clothing, this boutique in Laguna Beach carries an extensive line of designer and designer influenced clothing ranging from handbags, jewelry, and shoes to dresses, skirts, tops and more. With price ranges to fit any budget and an updated inventory almost weekly, this store has the latest and greatest fashions which keep up with the hottest trends.

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Gem Mountain Studio
577 S. Coast Highway
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 494-0921

Adorn yourself with little new creations or line your jewelry box with sweet deals. Gem Mountain Studio will set you in the right direction. Located along the South Coast Highway, the intrinsic jewelry design studio features a neatly curated display of various jewelry designs. From the unique and eccentric to the elegant and demure, you'll find pieces ranging from necklaces to bracelets and rings that register these themes. The affable staff will guide you through the studio to help you locate your next conversation piece and the affordable prices are the icing on the cake.

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Barbara Akowuah is a freelance journalist based in Southern California. As a fashion examiner who is privy to style, Barbara loves to write about fashion and how it relates to the Los Angeles scene. Barbara loves to dish out the latest trends, style tips, and inside scoop. Her work can be found on

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