partners partners are independent Southern California businesses, non-profits, & community organizations.

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 way.

we explore Los Angeles to give you a different perspective on how you can both enjoy L.A., while supporting local people in your community. 

 – L.A. area designers, makers, & artists –

find the best locally-owned businesses in Southern California, as we introduce you to cool & interesting people in neighborhoods all across the Greater L.A. region making, designing & developing amazing products.

– Los Angeles neighborhoods – chooses partners based on the people, their stories, & their impact on local neighborhoods.

we have met all of our partners, know them well, & try to work with them closely in their local efforts.

check back often as we add new partners frequently.


Avant Card Studio

November 14, 2017 by

Greeting Cards made from my Photography, Humor, & Love.

Simple Things Ceramics

September 26, 2017 by

Simple Things Ceramics is modern & functional art handmade in Los Angeles. Inspired by beautiful imperfections, organic shapes, & playful textures.

Urban Bloom

September 26, 2017 by

Urban Bloom is inspired by distinct colors & structure, using natural & upcycled objects for succulents & other drought tolerant plants.

Smiths & Kings

September 19, 2017 by

Made by hand. Made to last. Smiths & Kings takes pride in every last detail of the products that leave their workbench.

la luna salt

July 25, 2017 by

la luna salt of Agoura Hills, CA is a flavored sea salt company - handcrafting artisanal salts with delicious & savory flavors in Southern...

Glitter Mountain by Gina Zycher

July 21, 2017 by

Glitter Mountain by Gina Zycher are hand thrown ceramics made in mid-city Los Angeles, that have their own kind of grace without being too...

Honey Belle

June 28, 2017 by

Honey Belle in Brea, CA brings to you fresh, handcrafted body products made with the finest, organic, all natural, and chemical-free ingredients.

Ococoa Chocolate

June 28, 2017 by

Ococoa Chocolate is handcrafted in Los Angeles & features unique flavor profiles, including "America’s Best Chocolate” by Bon Appétit Magazine.

The People’s Soap Co.

June 20, 2017 by

The People's Soap Co is informed by a compassionate love for civics & community, which means well-sourced ingredients, lots of collaborations, & giving back...

Ink + Smog Editions

June 19, 2017 by

Ink+Smog Editions is an urban paper goods company based in Los Angeles specializing in handcrafted & locally-themed paper print.

Further Products

June 19, 2017 by

Further Products are derived from locally sourced depleted vegetable oil, refined into bio-fuel & then artfully converting into exceptional goods.

Craft, Main, & Co.

June 13, 2017 by

Buy better, higher quality products from L.A.'s finest independent makers in a user-owned, retail cooperative - the first of its kind in L.A.