Bathing Suits: Lori Kingsnorth‘s tips for some great shopping finds around Venice!
At Hiptique on Main you will find the gorgeous LSpace and Gabriela Dias bathing suit lines. You will also find an exhibit of Lawrence Schiller’s famous Marilyn Monroe photographs taken in 1962 of a very free Marilyn posing pool side. A must see for Marilyn fans!
Double Shaka is located at 1501 Ocean Front Walk between Windward and Market! This shop is filled with beautiful and colorful bathing suits in many different styles offering ocean views while you visit. Lines carried are Acacia, Vitamin A, Reef, Jelly, LSpace, Roxy, Rip Curl and Hurley.
Undrest is located at 1136 Abbot Kinney. The store carries their own line of suits which vary from this white and neon suit to boho chic ensembles. Undrest is manufactured in Los Angeles and donate fabric remnants to various local charities. Unique items such as cotton baby blankets for little ones in the hospital have come from these donations. 100% California love!