• EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a new business feature in the Coastline Pilot. See below for submission information.



    Hot deals

    Oak St. Antiques is closing up shop after 12 years of doing business at 1103 So. Coast Highway, with everything 10% to 50% off;

    Laguna Art Supply, 376 Ocean Ave., is having its semi-annual sale, with 20% off all brushes, stretched canvases, acrylic and oils; the sale has been extended until Feb. 10;

    Mon Ami Jewelery, 490 So. Coast Highway, is offering as much as 50% off its wares;


    Violet Fashion, 360 So. Coast Highway, is having a big sale on men’s and women’s wear;

    Get ready for summer; swimsuits are half-price at Laguna Beachwear, 490 So. Coast Highway;

    Shoe Cellar, 245 Forest Ave., is also having a big sale.

    Bambini children’s wear, 227 Ocean Ave., is having a ½-off sale;

    You can get an additional 50% off already reduced items at Georgiou, 260 Forest Ave.;

    Plan ahead: Christmas items are 50-70% off at Stylistic Intervention, 381 Forest Ave.

    Seen on the street

    So much soul: Ever notice how many shops in Laguna are “soulful”?


    There’s Soul to Sole; Art of Soul; and Satisfy My Soul, all within blocks of each other.


  • RETAIL BEAT is a regular feature in the Coastline Pilot, and submissions from Laguna Beach retailers are welcomed. Consumer-related items may be e-mailed to with “retail beat” in the subject line; faxed to (949) 494-8979; mailed to P.O. 248, Laguna Beach, CA 92652; or dropped off at 384 Forest Ave., Lumberyard Mall, Suite 22 (between 18 and 19), Laguna Beach.