As the stay-at-home order remains in place, several of Ventura Harbor Village’s retailers offer customers their favorite coastal items through convenient online shops. While staying in, COZY clothes and comforting items are a definite must, and the Harbor’s unique collection of digital boutiques make it easy to obtain the essentials for the entire family. Plus- Mother’s Day is right around the corner! Browse original art pieces, apparel, jewelry, shoes, hats, accessories, socks, chocolates, even bath and body products conveniently shipped right to your doorstep.
“The one-of-a-kind merchandise offered by many family owned businesses is unique to this community and lends to the seaside charm of Ventura Harbor Village,” said Ventura Port District’s General Manager Brian Pendleton.
Below is a list of cozy inspiration from select Harbor boutiques that offer shopping and browsing online from the comfort of your own home. Please check social feeds and online stores for curbside pickup, shipping, and delivery options:
Shop the sweetest European boutique by the sea for natural leather slippers, linen tunics for around the house, and stunning and beautiful jewelry for any conference call style. Accessorizing is made easy at Anja’s Boutique with one-of-a-kind heels, mules, sandals, and more. When looking for something cozy to put on your feet, Anja’s has a wide variety of flats to stay comfortable, but also stylish.
Bundle up with a coatigan and morning coffee or prep your wardrobe with spring florals from Barefoot Boutique best-selling collection. Since now is the time to partake in spring cleaning, say out with the old and in with these stylish spring essentials that will revamp your look. Barefoot Boutique is always rolling out new online specials – follow on Instagram or sign-up for their e-newsletter. Free shipping available on orders over $100.
Frenchies Modern Nail Care
Frenchies Modern Nail Care offers manicures & pedicures in a clean & healthy environment at the Ventura Harbor. Although they are not currently open for business, Frenchies is responding to the request for gift cards with a site for easy purchases. If you purchase a gift card, they are offering a free essential nail care kit or upgrade to your service for supporting the business during this difficult time.
Harbor Village Gallery & Gifts
Harbor Village Gallery & Gifts features ten resident artists, some of whom can be found on their new online store. Spruce up your home with new art pieces. Check back as more artists upload their one-of-a-kind items! Shipping is free!
Catching a few rays of sunshine in your backyard is a must. You’re going to need a good hat when soaking up that vitamin D! Hats Unlimited is the perfect hat store to turn to when looking to protect yourself from the sun. With so many different hats to choose from, there is sure to be one that fits any style. Check in weekly for sales and join e-newsletter. Free shipping on orders over $75.
Lemon & Lei
Going through more soap these days? Stock up on sanitation essentials and treat yourself to a bath bomb soak. Favorite scents include the naturally calming lavender, eucalyptus, oats, and honey. All of these creative, organic soap designs will make getting clean fun. Be sure to take a look at all of the different scents, shapes, and colors to brighten up your washrooms at home. Watch for sales, specials and join their e-newsletter.
Lost in Socks
Remote work these days might require “business on the top “, but why not have a “party on your toes” with festive socks that speak to your personality. Cozy socks are the perfect work from home accessory. Get lost in their online store by browsing multiple categories of socks which feature food, sports, animals, and more. These make for the most comfortable alternative to shoes while also making a statement. Check regularly for specials & sales.
Brighten up your home with a change of scenery. Ocean-inspired original art from local painter, Tina O’Brien is the perfect addition. Mermaid Gallery specializes in seascapes, mermaids, and beautiful beach scenes. Her paintings come in a variety of sizes and options to enhance your home environment and will make you feel more at peace. This is the perfect way to stay close to the sea while not leaving the comfort of your home. Browse her online gallery to find your favorite – Plus, custom orders available!
Top This Chocolate
There’s no better comfort food than chocolate. Satisfy your sweet tooth by getting custom bars shipped to your doorstep. With all different flavors and decorative options, you can treat a friend to a sweet treat with a chocolate bar with their name – also perfect for Mom! Don’t miss out on this special offer: Free shipping on orders over $50. Watch for more sales and join e-newsletter.
The weather is heating up and so should the styles in your closet! Ventura Swimwear just launched their online store which features not only the trendiest swimsuits in town, but also beautiful sea glass jewelry by Betty Belts, fun seaside stickers to put on your hydroflask, summer time sandals, tanning oil – even cozy lounge wear by all the surf brands you love!
Shop online to enjoy sprucing up your wardrobe or add new style and perspective to your home decor while supporting locally-owned small retailers. Stay cozy at home with fun socks, grab new sun shade hats for walks or time in the yard, or stay clean with fresh with bath products. Plus, chocolate makes great gifts for friends and loved ones during this time, as does jewelry to add sparkle to someone’s day. For those who wish to continue to show they care, consider purchasing a gift card for a birthday, graduation, anniversary, holiday, thank you or just because, they can opt to do so via many of the Ventura Harbor Village’s boutiques and restaurants. Shoppers can also show their love for local businesses by sharing their favorite retailers via tagging, sharing posts from their favorite harbor businesses, sharing favorite shopping memories, and joining E-newsletters.
As an added benefit for the local Ventura community select retailers are offering additional services. Lemon & Lei will include free home delivery if needed in Ventura proper to customers. Top This Chocolate has regular daily hours of 11 AM – 7 PM for local pick up option and includes an extra sweet treat in the shipped orders.
Armchair shoppers are encouraged to post their impressions on social media, tag their favorite video segment and share their photos on Facebook, and Instagram and tag @venturaharbor.
For more information about online shopping at Ventura Harbor Village, visit venturaharborvillage.com/shop/