The Plantation – Pacific City
›› This is the first Orange County store for the Hawaii‑based company, which upgrades the beachy design aesthetic. Look for tableware, lighting, personal accessories, furniture, and more. Prices range from a few dollars to $1,295.
21010 Pacific Coast Highway, Huntington Beach
Alchemy Works Harbor House – Lido Marina Village
›› This minichain calls itself a “neighborhood gallery, retail and gathering space.” Co-owners Lindsay and Raan Parton, above, show off a sleek interior design and many local brands (Sita Murt apparel, Chris Earl furniture). It also offers O.C.’s only freestanding Warby Parker (eyewear) showroom.
3408 Via Oporto, Newport Beach, 323‑487‑1497
Anthropologie – Fashion Island
›› The newly expanded store is nearly 20,000 square feet. The clothes you love are here, but so are 12 home‑decor settings, a design center, and a beauty and bath section. The expanded shoe department has more than 300 styles, with brands such as Loeffler Randall.
823 Newport Center Drive, Newport Beach, 949‑720‑9946