Shopping in Carlsbad

50% Off E-cigarettes and Accessories

San Marcos

$30 $15

E-cigarettes and accessories such as Heaven's Kiss e-liquid, a cinnamon-french-toast flavor; on Tuesdays, patrons can sample flavors

Up to 86% Off Laser Hair Restoration at Strut Hair Solutions

Multiple Locations

$694 $99

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Licensed hair replacement specialists pair a hair and scalp analysis with low-level-laser therapy to combat clients' hair loss

50% Off Maternity Apparel at Modish Maternity

North County

$50 $25

Curated collection of maternity wear ranging from tops and dresses to nursing clothing and active wear

50% Off

La Jolla

$40 $20

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

50% Off Services

San Clemente

$20 $10

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to 51% Off Jewelry at Diamonds By Monet

Diamonds by Monet

$200 $99

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Jewelers tout large collection of ready-made and custom-crafted diamond and gemstone adornments

Half Off Surf Gear or Rental at Killer Dana

Dana Point

$40 $20

Store stocks surf gear and apparel from brands such as Billabong, O'Neill, and Roxy

American Apparel — 57% Off Circle Scarf

Multiple Locations

$28 $12

Seamless, tubular American Apparel scarves available in dozens of colors and many fabrics

50% Off Equipment at Play it Again Sports

Pacific Beach

$50 $25

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Play It Again Sports, Pacific beach stocks new and gently used equipment, including surfboards, bicycles, golf clubs, and wetsuits

Up to 61% Off Designer Sunglasses

Multiple Locations

$100 $39

Shelves brim with 1,500 couture sunglass frames from designers such as Marc Jacobs and Gucci

50% Off at Village Hat Shop

Village Hat Shop - Middletown

$20 $10

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Fedoras, beanies, baseball caps, and flat caps, from brands such as Stetson, Borsalino, and Kangol

Up to 64% Off Bespoke Menswear at BookATailor

Scripps Ranch

$198 $99

Skilled tailors take clients' measurements and customize each suit and shirt with fabrics made in Italy and England

50% Off Adult Movies and Toys at Hustler Hollywood

Core-Columbia

$80 $40

Discover adult movie, toys, and lingerie at this sex-positive shop founded by the daughter of Hustler's Larry Flynt

$5 for Cell Phones

San Diego

$10 $5

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

50% Off Nutritional Supplements

Kearny Mesa

$30 $15

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Up to Half Off at Lavish Aromatic Botanical Products

Mission Hills

$20 $11

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Eco-conscious products such as soaps, body care products, massage oils, and perfumes

Up to 80% Off Plant-Derived Weight-Loss Supplements

Core-Columbia

$49 $17

Plant-derived supplements contain all-natural ingredients including hydroxycitric acid to aid weight loss efforts

83% Off Three Bracelets at Ally+Zoe

Horton Plaza

$149 $24.99

Show off your knowledge of the stacking-bracelets trend by adorning your wrist with a set of three fashionable bracelets

Up to 63% Off Fly-Fishing Lessons

San Diego

$130 $49

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Two-hour class with provided equipment for picking up fly-fishing basics

Half Off Arcade Passes

North Clairemont

$19.99 $10

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Gamers compete in an arcade amid shelves of used games for modern consoles and older systems

52% Off Fine Jewelry at The Diamond Connection

San Diego

$825 $400

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Selection of fine jewelry includes diamonds, wedding bands, earrings, pendants, and bracelets from brands such as Tacori and Ritani

Select Local Merchants

Elephant Walk Outdoor Footwear shields soles for wilderness and urban exploration with sporty shoes, hiking boots, sandals, and accessories. Owners Todd and Andy employ their 36 years of combined foot-swathing experience, stocking sturdy brands such as Keen, The North Face, and Primigi. An array of Keen kicks ($35–$125) clothe men and women for casual frolicking, and boots, clogs, and sneakers adorn paws for both hot night clubs and barbecues in the Arctic circle. To fairly distribute the body's burden, conscientious staff members fit shoulders with rugged backpacks from The North Face ($40–$89) alongside footgear from the iconic outdoor supplier. Adventuring tootsies burrow into pairs of SmartWool socks ($10.95–$18.95) perfect for braving inclement weather conditions or disguising feet as sheep.

5617 Paseo Del Norte
Carlsbad,
CA
US

GardenShop owner John Harmeier brings passion and potted pageantry to soils with his vast collections of succulents, herbs, and locally sourced plants. Sprinkle sprite showers of fresh cilantro, basil, or rosemary ($3–$7) in home-cooked creations, or try your luck cultivating tomatoes ($3–$7) large enough to throw at Paul Bunyan on karaoke night. Gardens glean nourishment with vitamin-rich meals of Dr. Earth organic plant food ($8–$12), and abodes hone natural instincts with GardenShop's selection of indoor greenery, oft-stuffed into a variety of pots ($6–$15) dressed in bright colors or crafted from clean wood ($6–$15). The green-thumbed can tend to flowery broods of locally grown plumerias ($8–$35) with sets of sparkly garden tools ($6–$32) or cater to avian acquaintances with al fresco cafes ($6–$40).

3251 Camino De Los Coches
Carlsbad,
CA
US

With a verdant variety of shrubs, trees, roses, and vines, the friendly plantologists will help you wade through the veritable ocean of foliage. Beginning green-thumbers can take advantage of a jumbo planting kit, including ample plant food, vitamin B1, and planting compost—everything a person needs to lure an unsuspecting plant into captivity ($15.97 for the regular kit; $29.97 for the jumbo kit). Advanced yard-enhancements abound in the form of trees and shrubs, such as a selection of 5-gallon citrus trees, good for accenting a living space and forming a focal point for the worship of the Lemon Pledge gods ($34.99). Armstrong can also help organic gardeners reach full-flavored nirvana with a bevy of 3-inch plant varieties ($2.99; selections vary by season and location).

5702 Paseo Del Norte
Carlsbad,
CA
US

300 Carlsbad Village Dr
Carlsbad,
CA
US

Oceanside Glasstile’s glass and mosaic artisans handcraft tiles from 95% recycled-bottle glass, reusing more than two million pounds of recycled-bottle glass annually. XS Studio carries Oceanside items that have been discounted due to overstock, style discontinuation, or allergies to large currency denominations. Patrons can line backsplashes with the heat- and scratch-resistant Wavelength mosaic cocoa blend tiles ($9.99/1.02 sq. ft. sheet) or the Facets mosaic aqua blend tiles ($17.99/0.96 sq. ft. sheet) to lend color to kitchen walls. Alternatively, cover floors with Avani stone moresco tiles ($7.99/sq. ft.), or surround a sleeping friend with Sinu 4"x6" ceramic leaf tiles ($3.99/piece) to trick them into thinking they’ve awoken in a glossy, motionless forest.

2293 Cosmos Ct
Carlsbad,
CA
US

6985 El Camino Real
Carlsbad,
CA
US