Tired of shopping in malls or on Ventura Blvd.? Then head to Riverside Drive in Toluca Lake, one of the best streets in the Valley to spend an afternoon shopping, eating and finding that perfect must have item. Here are just a few great boutiques that Toluca Lake has to offer.
Weekendz Only is a women's clothing boutique with a wonderful selection of hand-picked merchandise -- a gift for a friend, a fabulous top for a first date, or that "must-have" of the season.
The boutique offers selections from an expansive roster of designers including Nanette Lepore, Rebecca Taylor, Rachel Pally, Corey Lynn Calter, Poleci and more. The Jeans Bar includes True Religion, AG Jeans, Citizens of Humanity, Rich and Skinny and J Brand, just to name a few.
In addition to the fabulous merchandise, the helpful staff provides one-on-one service to each and every shopper. Check out the regular discounted trunk shows and, on Fridays, wine and cheese day.
This unique hair studio and boutique lends itself to a comfortable salon setting in a upscale fashion environment. Cara Mia Boutique and Hair Studio has state-of-the-art shampoo bowls that ensure your relaxation and an experience to explore one-of-a-kind fashions. Its Venetian stations and comfortable chairs allow the feeling of a cozy living room setting. Located in the heart of Toluca Lake, this full-service salon and boutique features designer clothing and fashion accessories. There is metered parking on Riverside Drive and free two-hour parking on the side street.
Elizabeth Albert is a well-known women's fashion boutique carrying such designers as Diane Von Furstenberg, Sue Wong and Michael Kors, plus unknown emerging local brands. The clothes and accessories are classic but fun, without being too trendy. Locally-made jewelry and Surly Girly cosmetics are also on offer.
Simple cut or beautifully ruffled? A handful of pearls or hundreds of sequins? Short skirt or six foot train? Settling on the perfect wedding gown-and all of its accessories-may be the single most important decision a bride will make.
Rose Petals Bridal Store represents several lines of wedding gowns that start as low as $99. It offers a no fee, no interest layaway program to help make your dreams attainable. Rose Petals is not just for brides. Hundreds of brightly colored long gowns, short and sassy dresses, and elegant pant suits line the racks of the store.
Pergolina is a unique full-service gift boutique that carries artful as well as functional merchandise specifically for homes, gifts and gardens. It 0ffers virtually something for everyone, from the hostess to the headhunter. The store carries a wide variety of brand names such as Match, Lafco, Khadi and Co, Jane Hollinger, Papaya, Babylon Baby, Kim White and many more. Gift wrapping is its specialty and Pergolina uses beautiful ribbons and paper, making each gift extra special. The store is a hidden gem that redefines gift store chic with a modern flare and exceptional personal service.