Want to add an extra shimmer to your wardrobe this season? Head to Santa Monica for a special piece that sparkles in the Southern California sunshine.
1. 23rd Street Jewelers
A Santa Monica mainstay for over 30 years, this charming storefront on Wilshire Boulevard was founded in 1981 by sister duo Diane Allen and Mary Kelley. Services include jewelry appraisals, repairs and one-of-a-kind custom designs. Since its inception, the establishment has expanded its reach with an outpost in Manhattan Beach.
Tu-Sa 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Free parking behind store. 2319 Wilshire Blvd., 310.828.0833. 23rdstreetjewelers.com
2. Ele Keats Jewelry
Introduce good energy—with splash of sparkle—to your jewelry collection with an array of gem- and crystal-based designs. The welcoming and whimsical shop is housed on historic Montana Avenue and counts A-listers like Kerry Washington, Mandy Moore and Drew Barrymore amongst its fans.
M-Sa 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Su 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1028 Montana Ave., 310.458.1888. elekeats.com
3. Love Adorned
This bi-coastal treasure shop shines a light on vintage, one-of-a-kind pieces ranging from rings to necklaces and beyond. Complimenting the jewelry collection, discover a curated selection of home goods, beauty products and stylish personal accessories such as handkerchiefs, cozy socks and handbags.
Open daily 11:30 a.m.-7 p.m. 2923 Main St., 310.450.2227. loveadorned.com
4. Moondance Jewelry Gallery
A few blocks down from Ele Keats Jewelry, this Montana Avenue staple features stunning contemporary pieces from over 20 designers. For a dash of inspiration, we recommend perusing Moondance’s Instagram page, where you can purchase items directly.
M-Sa 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Su 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 1530 Montana Ave., 310.395.5516. moondancejewelry.com