Women Owned Small Businesses in Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach is so fortunate to have so many successful women entrepreneurs running businesses that truly make a lasting impact on our economy!

We’ve had the pleasure of meeting many of these women and hope to continue to meet them all, as their kindness, leadership, and achievements continue to inspire us and our community everyday! Check out some of Laguna Beach’s women owned businesses below:

Laguna Barre

Laguna Barre is the only official Barre Studio in Laguna Beach! Not only is the studio absolutely stunning, but the owner, Michelle, and fellow teachers are so welcoming and encouraging no matter what level you are at. We highly recommend booking a class, you’ll leaving feeling strong and a part of the barre community.

Salt Horse

The most beautiful grocery store you will ever see, savvy owner Samantha has mastered the art of connecting our community to the foods we eat! Stop in to find seasonally curated goods and support local when shopping for produce, specialty goods, and more. Check out her website for seasonal workshops and events too!

Laguna Coffee Company

This mother-daughter duo, Tomi and Rene, have created quite the community in Laguna Beach. You’ll find lines of locals and visitors out the door on a daily basis looking to get their coffee fix! Laguna Coffee Co is much more than just coffee, they also have a variety of handcrafted specialty drinks and bites.

Artime Barro

If you haven’t been to Artime Barro, take this as your sign to go! Another mother-daughter duo, Gabriela and Nicole share their love of art and ceramics in their serene studio. They have a special touch, helping all to find their creativity while creating pottery pieces.

Merkababe Designs

Merkababe Designs is a whimsical studio, bringing you the magical power of sounds and crystals and guiding you to tap into your intuition. Owner Carly provides sound therapy sessions and energy work to empower you and truly express yourself.

ROOTS The Beauty Underground

Welcome to the clean beauty revolution, this local salon intentionally guides and educates on a nontoxic beauty journey. Owner Laura has made a huge impact in the beauty industry and created a business of trustworthy and clean products you can count on.

Tea & Turmeric

Kavita and Vidya are two local sisters with a love and passion for spices and tea! Their beautiful shop is an ode to their grandmother’s wisdom, whether it is curing a headache or a cold, they carry an abundance of natural remedies and knowledge to educate and heal. Check out their website for upcoming workshops and classes, they are truly exceptional.

Summer’s Table

In 2018, Summer battled breast cancer and leaned on meal kits that were easy to prepare, however there was a concern about what is truly in meal kits and what ingredients really go in them. Summer’s Table was born and has been providing beautiful and healthy meal kits to our community, that are prepared with quality ingredients and without the excessive packaging. Each meal is always colorful and delicious!

7 Roots

Paulina is the owner of 7 Roots and has created an eco-conscious boutique carrying brands that are ethically and sustainably sourced. Growing up in Laguna and seeing her dad successfully run a shop in town for over 30 years, Paulina has continued his legacy carrying unique designs while bringing awareness to the environment. It’s hard not to leave empty handed, with so many cute and classic wardrobe staples.

Nirvana Grille

Serving California Coastal inspired cuisine in the heart of downtown Laguna, Nirvana Grille is a neighborhood staple here. Owner and executive chef, Lindsay, has created a warm and inviting environment, creating dishes using locally sourced and fresh ingredients. You can enjoy a delicious meal knowing you are supporting the local community and are contributing to lessening our environmental footprint.

Ritual Refill

Ritual Refill is truly paving the way for sustainable and eco-friendly shopping! Friends and owners, Danielle and Shannon, are a wealth of knowledge about low waste living and are guiding consumers along their journey of clean living. Being a plastic-free city, our missions could not align more and we appreciate the difference they’ve made in reducing waste and providing clean products to our community!

The Flower Stand

The next time you’re looking for an arrangement or florals for an event, stop by The Flower Stand in downtown Laguna. Not only is the stand so quaint and charming, but Owner Katie, has a creative eye and makes the most stunning arrangements every time.

About the Author

Alex Stall

Marketing & Destination Services Coordinator

Alex graduated from Boise State University in 2020 with a degree in Environmental Studies. She has applied her love for the environment, ocean and creativity in her role as the Social Media and Destination Services Coordinator at Visit Laguna Beach. Growing up as a passionate beach goer in Orange County has made it easy to share Laguna Beach and all the beauty it has to offer.  When not working, she is out looking for new coffee shops or planning her next traveling adventure, hence why the tourism industry is suitable for her!