explore Los Angeles

explore Los Angeles

L.A. designers & artists

find the best independent manufacturers & artisans in Southern California, as we introduce you to cool & interesting people in your community.

Los Angeles based companies with fun, local stories – each creating positive change in their own way.

explore Los Angeles

find cool things

we love the challenge & choice we can all make in buying stuff made or designed in & around Los Angeles & interacting with L.A. in a new wayso know that barrio.la is always looking up, down & around to feature all our favorite finds.

explore local ‘hoods

we explore Los Angeles on foot or metro, share scoop on local spots, give suggestions of things to do in L.A., & feature art, stories, & events in all your favorite, local neighborhoods.