BRIDES Southern California: L.A. Stores to Visit for Honeymoon Travel Necessities

California, Honeymoons & Destination Weddings, Local
Los Angeles Honeymoon Essentials

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Before you jet off to an exotic, beachy locale for your honeymoon, swing by these Los Angeles stores to pick up all of your honeymooning essentials.

For a Juicy Beach Read: Skylight Books
Whether you and your new spouse need some in-flight entertainment or a juicy book to read while you're chilling by the pool sipping cocktails, be sure to swing by Skylight Books. A true bibliophile's wonderland, the beloved book store stocks tomes of all different genres, so there's no doubt you'll find something that catches your attention.

For Stylish Sunglasses: Garrett Leight
There's no shortage of sunglasses shops in LA but for a beachy honeymoon, we dig the California-inspired designs of Venice-based eyewear designer Garrett Leight. Stay shadyXand look cool in all of your honeymoon Instagram snaps!Xin one of their rad mirrored sunglasses or some round retro stunners. Grab a pair of sunnies for your partner, too.

For Chic Beach Wear: Zimmermann
Before your honeymoon, take a stroll down leafy Melrose Place and pay a visit to the Australian brand's boutique to peruse its resort and swim collection. You'll find everything you need to nail enviable honeymoon styleXthink breezy dresses, mini crossbody bags, teeny tiny triangle bikinis, stylish one-piece swimsuits, wide-brimmed hats, and strappy sandals.

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For Travel Necessities: Flight 001
Designed to look and feel like you're hopping on an airplane, West Hollywood's Flight 001 has literally everything you need to pack like a pro. Choose from cool luggage of all different sizes. Stock up on TSA-friendly bags for your toiletries. Make packing a cinch with their best-selling packing bags and even pick up a travel journal to document your first trip as a married couple.

For a Versatile Travel Bag: Clare Vivier
Before you say bon voyage, head to Clare Vivier and stock up on chic, go-with-everything bags with a Parisian flair. If you're a hands-free type of girl, you'll love the backpacks, fanny packs, and roomy tote bags. Need a passport case and luggage tags? They have those too. We especially recommend the travel kit, which is complete with a cuddly blanket, eye mask, and airplane pillow.

Head to our Los Angeles Travel page to find local travel agents, honeymoon planners, and everything else you'll need to plan your dream getaway!

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