South Bay Shopping Guide for Kids

South Bay Shopping Guide for Kids

You have a lot of choices when Shopping for Kids. We created a round-up of all the special small businesses in the South Bay, so you can shop local and support our community. Whether shopping for birthdays, holidays, or special occasions, this list has you covered! Looking for gifts for mom, dad, grandparents, teachers, co-workers, friends and more? Check out our original South Bay Shopping Guide! 

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Local Stores for your Holiday Gift List

Manhattan Beach Shopping for Kids

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We regularly host author events and book signings, weekly story times, and four monthly book clubs. {pages} provides complimentary gift wrap and gift cards are available for that hard to select for reader.
https://www.pagesabookstore.com/

Gumtree
They are a home and gift shop & organic Aussie cafe located a stone’s throw from the Pacific! Shop and Cafe in Hermosa, Shop in Manhattan.
https://www.gumtreela.com/

Redondo Beach Shopping for Kids

Lollipop A Children’s Boutique
Lollipop A Children’s Boutique is a brick and mortar boutique located in the Riviera Village, Redondo Beach, California. Our collection of baby, toddler, and kids apparel, accessories, baby gifts, wood toys, books, swaddles, blankets, and plush toys. Our store specializes in local designers and unique favorite children’s brands. A one stop store for baby showers, birthdays and everyday unique items and apparel.  Weโ€™re highly committed to customer satisfaction and go out of our way to make sure you walk out having a great experience.
www.lollipopredondobeach.com/

Fringe
Beautiful home decor and gift boutique, offering holiday decor and ornaments, jewelry, candles, and more. Make Fringe, your one-stop shop for all your gifts.  Shop at Fringe and mention South Bay Mommies and Daddies, to get a discount on your purchase.
http://www.fringeredondobeach.com/

El Segundo Shopping for Kids

Rabbit Ladders
Rabbit Ladders is a kids store built for kids, aimed to empower and enrich the lives of its customers.

Rabbit Ladders is owned and operated by the mother and son team of Wendy Goodman and Ben Goodman. They bring their passions for working with kids, fashion and the community to Los Angeles.
www.rabbitladders.com/

Hermosa Beach Shopping for Kids

Curious
A Pop & Pop family run unique home decor, greeting cards and novelty gifts located in Hermosa Beach, CA
https://www.curiousworkshop.com/ 

Torrance South Bay Shopping 

Code Ninjas Torrance
Coding Center for Kids. At our centers, kids learn to code while building their own video games. They gain problem solving, critical thinking, and STEM skills in a fun, safe, and inspiring environment. Roblox, Minecraft, Apps, Python, Javascript, HTML, Unity, Scratch, etc.. are just some coding languages and games that are part of our curriculum.
Free Coding Session & Get Up To 40% off if you sign up
www.codeninjas.com/ca-torrance

Additional Gift Ideas for Shopping for Kids: 

Music Moves In Me
Our wonderful teaching team provides mobile music and movement class for babies and toddlers. While discovering several genres we explore rhythm, simple intervals, percussion instruments, puppet play, and story time.
GIGIL | STEM Activities for Kids
GIGIL offers STEM subscription boxes for kids. Each month our boxes have a new theme and include materials to conduct up to 5 STEM activities/ experiments. There is also 1 pre-recorded video lesson included and available to stream. Subscription boxes are available for ages TK – 1st grade and 2nd – 5th grade. We also offer an Elite Scientist Collection that goes up to 8th grade.
Black Friday Sale going on all month long! 15% off our entire shop!

The Art Box Academy
Welcome to The Art Box Academy! We offer customized curated Monthly Art Box Subscriptions, Jumbo Architecture Boxes, Fairy Boxes, Lesson Bundles and Pediatric Hospital Boxes – all to ensure your students and children are engaged, ignited and inspired!

Each Art Box and Lesson Bundle is inspired by The Great Master Artists and Architects- from Frank Lloyd Wright to Van Gogh to Andy Warhol to Gaudi’s Tile Mosaics. Architecture, Painting, Engineering, Collage, Design and more.
Perfect for socially distant learners, learning pods, teachers, hybrid learning modalities, home school, gifts and more. Portioned, packaged, and delivered to your doorstep!
www.theartboxacademy.com/ 
 
Tinkering Toddler Crates
Say Goodbye to Fall and virtual preschool with this hands-on, educational activity box for children ages 3 to 5. All the materials necessary are included to provide hours of opportunities for your child to play, learn, and get messy! Your child will make a Falling Leaves Suncatcher, work on AB/AB patterns in our Goodbye Fall Sensory Bin, and play your new family favorite game called Stuff the Turkey! Learning has never been this much fun!

Lisa Prins is the founder and owner of Tinkering Toddler Crates. Her experience as a classroom teacher, instructional coach, curriculum developer, and mother of two very energetic boys has given her the knowledge to create exactly what busy parents are looking for from both an educational and practical sense. Tinkering Toddler Crates make great gifts too! One-time, monthly, and prepaid subscriptions are available.
www.tinkeringtoddler.com

Bossy Bundts
Bossy Bundts specializes in Bundt cakes of all shapes and sizes in an array of delicious flavors. We have a full menu of sweets and treats that families and friends are sure to love. Bossy Bundts also offers a monthly cake club with awesome gifts, discounts, and other perks.
 
Avenue Mama
I’m speaking apparel – from baby sizes to adults

This etsy shop opened by a local mom 2 days after the Vice Presidential Debate. We made history! Sweatshirts and t-shirts designed by Founder Annie Vovan of Avenue Mama (A diverse Mom Community)  and printed locally in the South Bay. We are doing our best with any delays due to Covid and appreciate your patience ! Can’t wait to see you in these shirts. Free shipping in the US and makes a great gift! New designs are always being added. Thanks for shopping!
www.etsy.com/shop/avenuemama 

Coppelia Ballet Academy
Private & Small Group Dance Classes

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