Photograph courtesy of Surfing Cowboys
These well-curated stores demonstrate that there's more to the city's style than tattoo T-shirts and distressed jeans.
Vintage furniture and beach-bum-worthy hoodies.
1624 Abbot Kinney Blvd., 310-450-4891; surfingcowboys.com
Rugged classics by Filson and Pendleton, plus its own denim label.
1625 Abbot Kinney Blvd., 310-399-7200; thestronghold.com
Alden shoes and Moscot glasses, along with Japanese heavyweights like Sugar Cane jeans.
513 N. La Cienega Blvd., 310-855-3976; craftworkwear.com