Hit up these locally owned Gaslamp spots on Small Business Saturday!
By Annie Abrahamson
‘Tis the season for giving and spending! Small Business Saturday is a great time to support your community and put money back into locally owned shops. While looking for the perfect gift, consider shopping at these small businesses in the Gaslamp on Saturday, November 30!
Clothes & Accessories
Bubbles Boutique works directly with local artists to bring an eclectic array of clothing, beaded handbags, shoes and boots, unique jewelry, and swoon-worthy gifts. On November 30, they will be offering 25% off your entire purchase!
226 5th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 236-9003
Established in 2005, Eyes On Fifth is just the place to find fashion-forward eyewear with a personalized experience. Phil, Hélène, and Yazmen are experts in pairing the perfect glasses with your unique facial features and lifestyle. Their on-site laboratory allows them to cut lenses to almost any frame, so bring in your current prescription, and they will help choose the best lens available!
228 5th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 231-3937
Put something sparkle under the tree! This gem (pun intended) has been around since 1948 and specializes in antique and estate jewelry, swiss watches, and diamonds. Their jewelry experts will help you find some gorgeous bling for the one you love!
562 5th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 236-0870
Visit this Gaslamp salon, and you’ll be met with a cozy atmosphere, rustic-chic décor, and a friendly welcome from the owner, Walter! Treat yourself to a new do, or buy a gift card for someone whose locks could use some TLC.
555 Market St., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (443) 786-5769
These self-proclaimed “pale skin fighters” make their customers’ tanning dreams come true. Beach days become fewer and fewer as the weather and water cool down, so head to Sunless Revolution and get custom airbrush tanning done by a professional! Try it for just $29 (a $45 value).
544 6th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 510-8830
With nails and spa services for men and women, a trip to TH’s Nails & Spa could be a great way to pamper yourself before date night or a fun self-care day to prepare while preparing for the holidays! They offer manis and pedis, acrylic services, facials, and more!
953 5th Ave., Suite A San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 255-9455
Gifts & Specialty
Flowers are for everyone, which make them the perfect gift for anyone! Voted San Diego’s Best Flower Shop nine years running, Allen’s has been a staple in our city for over 30 years! Can’t make it to the shop? Call or order online and they’ll deliver!
620 Market St., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 233-7673
The name is nationally-known, but this Gaslamp location is locally owned! Get everything you need from paint and building supplies to hardware and home décor while still supporting the Gaslamp community!
675 6th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 544-9002
Since 2008, The Bike Revolution has been the spot where locals and tourists alike go for all their biking needs. Buy, rent, or repair, this shop offers it all! Rent a two-wheeler and hit the streets to see San Diego in a whole new way, or get some cool gear for the biker in your family.
522 6th Ave., San Diego, CA. 92101 – (619) 564-4843