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Show Mom Some Love in the LA Fashion District

With Mother’s Day only a few days away, we thought we’d share how you can show Mom (and Mother figures) some love this Mother’s Day weekend! After all, Mom has dealt with you thus far…she deserves this and more. 💕

1. Oldvine Florals – Mother’s Day Collection. Because we are willing to bet your Mom loves flowers! BONUS: Use the promo code InfitineRosesForMom for 10% off 😉

2. Treat your “Madre” to brunch, lunch or dinner at DAMA. She’ll love the surprise AND the Daytime Disco. Make your reservations now

3. Pamper Mom with a mani/pedi + blowout for $100 OR make it a mani/pedi date for just $45 from Neihule Salon + Academy.


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Neihule has expanded to #dtlafashiondistrict come visit us soon! #dtla #pedicure #nails

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4. West Elm DTLA is a lot more than just a furniture store. They’ve been working with the neighborhood and local businesses to bring pop-ups and activations to the Fashion District every Saturday and Sunday. Pop-in with Mom to see what’s going on this weekend.

5. Flower Markets have extended their hours just for you. For the Moms who love flowers, a visit to the Flower Markets will be the perfect gift! See extended hours here.
BONUS: California Flower Mall will have some surprises just for the special ladies in your lives.

6. This just in from Zinqué: first mimosa free for Moms! Pro Tip: Pair a mimosa with…well…quite frankly anything.


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stripped back, but far from basic. grilled shrimp w/ citron. #zinquélunch

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7. Need another option for brunch? Best Girl at the Ace Hotel is another perfect place to celebrate Mom. BONUS: Complimentary glass of bubbles for all attending Moms…ALL DAY LONG.


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8. Unique Markets is back at the California Market Center and better than ever! “Shop small, make a big impact.” 5/11 AND 5/12.

To all the Moms, with love from the LA Fashion District.

¡Feliz Día de la Madre! Happy Mother’s Day!

LA Flower District’s Extended Hours to Celebrate Mom This Year

It’s almost that time…the time to remind the special ladies in our lives just how special they are.

LA Flower District vendors will have extended hours for Mother’s Day, and we thought you’d like to know!

Southern California Flower Growers & Los Angeles Flower Market, 755 & 754 Wall St.
Monday, May 6: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Tuesday, May 7: 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, May 8: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Thursday, May 9: 6 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Friday, May 10, Mexican Mother’s Day: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Saturday, May 11: 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Sunday, May 12, Mother’s Day: 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

California Flower Mall, 825 S San Pedro St.
Tuesday, May 7: 4:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, May 8: 4:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday, May 9: 4:30 a.m. to midnight
Friday, May 10, Mexican Mother’s Day: 4:30 a.m. to midnight
Saturday, May 11: 4:30 a.m. open ALL NIGHT through Sunday
Sunday, May 12, Mother’s Day: Closing at 7p.m.

The LA Flower District is home to the largest concentration of flower and floral supply vendors in the country and offers fresh-cut flowers, potted plants, pre-made bouquets and arrangements, and floral supplies at wholesale prices. Shoppers can expect to save up to 70% off retail prices by purchasing directly from flower growers and distributors.

The LA Flower District is made up of six blocks within the LA Fashion District in Downtown Los Angeles. See the map, here.

SHOPPING TIPS

  • Bring cash.
  • Consider taking public transportationMetro Bike Share, or parking at a nearby lot in other areas of the Fashion District to avoid traffic.
  • Buy in bulk. The more you buy, the more you save!
  • The most popular Mother’s Day flowers are roses, lilies, orchids, and tulips.

Love is in the Fashion District

Love in the Fashion District

With only a few days left until Valentine’s Day we thought it would be helpful to gather some ideas and recommendations for you!

Flowers
In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, flower markets within the LA Flower District will be extending their hours of operation. See the Valentine’s Day FAQs here (including hours this year).

Experiences & Outings

  • Galentine’s Day @ West Elm DTLA
    Sip champagne, eat chocolate treats and make lovely Intention Candles. $35 per ticket, purchase tickets here. 2/14 3-8pm
  • Galentines PJ & Movie Party @ BizBabez
    Enjoy a viewing of The Notebook, drinks, snacks, and the perfect cozy set up like any good 90s slumber party. $27 per ticket, purchase tickets here. 2/13 7:30pm
  • Valentine’s Day Menu @ Best Girl
    Take your special person on a date to Best Girl to enjoy their special “menu d’amour.” See the menu hereDon’t forget to make reservations! 2/14
  • Love Looks Like Fire @ Upstairs at Ace Hotel
    Artist Janet Levy presents Love Looks Like Fire featuring a presentation of her own artwork, book pop-up designed by Iván Martínez, and movement performance choreographed by Melissa Schade. 2/14
  • Special treats @ Little Damage
    Valentine’s Day red cones are back this year! 2/13-2/17
  • Couples Spa Day @ Neihule Salon + Academy
    Couples pedicures with flowers, chocolate and champagne. $50 per couple. Offer valid through 2/16.
  • Seafood Platter for Two @ DAMA
    Seafood platter for two comprised of four tasting portions of: 4 Oysters, Mussels Escabeche, Seafood Tostada, and Aguachile. Make your reservations here. 2/14
  • Valentine’s Day Menu @ DTLA Ramen
    Menu will include 1 appetizer, 2 ramen, 1 sake & 2 mochi. $35. 2/14

 

Have an event or special that should be added to this list? Email info@fashiondistrict.org.

Valentine’s Day Hours in the LA Flower District


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In anticipation of Valentine’s Day, flower markets within the LA Flower District will be extending their hours of operation.

The Original Los Angeles Flower Market & Southern California Flower Market 
754 & 755 Wall St.
Saturday, February 9: 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Sunday, February 10: MARKETS CLOSED
Monday, February 11: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Tuesday, February 12: 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Wednesday, February 13: 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Valentine’s Day, February 14: 6 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The markets open earlier to the trade. See trade hours here.
Admission: $2 on weekdays, $1 on weekends

California Flower Mall
825 S San Pedro St.
Saturday, February 9 through Tuesday, February 12: 4:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Wednesday, February 13: 4:30 a.m. open 24 hours through Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day, February 14: Open until 8 p.m.

Hours are for the trade and the public.
Admission is free.

 

BONUS: Flower Meanings for the Perfect Valentine’s Day Arrangement

  • Peonies: most commonly associated with romance, prosperity and bashfulness
  • Roses: symbolize love, romance, beauty and perfection
  • Matthiola Incana: symbolize beauty that doesn’t fade with age and a lifetime of happiness
  • Red Chrysanthemum: all about love and passion
  • Ranunculus: signify charm, attraction and radiance
  • Pink Asters: represent love, charm and sensitivity
  • Daffodils: said to bring 12 months of good luck and happiness
  • Gerbera Daisies: symbolize beauty, innocence and purity
  • Tulips: said to stand for “perfect love”
  • Alstroemeria: represent friendship and devotion
  • Casa Blanca Lilies: symbolize beauty, class and style
  • Orchids: said to stand for love, beauty, luxury and strength
  • Carnations: stand for fascination and new love
  • Sunflowers: represent warmth and happiness
  • Irises: associated with faith and hope