Fancy yourself a star (without the fame)? If you believe you deserve to treat yourself like a celebrity does, you should head to Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills, California for the ultimate elite shopping experience.
This two-mile strip of road (between Santa Monica Boulevard and Wilshire Boulevard) is one of the most famous destinations in Southern California. With some of the most expensive boutiques and shops in the country, you’ll be able to indulge your celebrity fantasies in style. Plus, as a BUCKiTDREAMER, you can bypass those tired ol’ tourist attractions and take part in a shopping spree truly fit for a celebrity!
Say It With Diamonds Want to live out your dream of being Audrey Hepburn in “Breakfast at Tiffany’s”? Head to Tiffany & Co.at 210 N. Rodeo, where you’ll be greeted by a concierge who can help you pick out the perfect piece of jewelry (they actually have items for every price point!). You might even get treated to the third-floor private salon if you’re willing to spend some big bucks.
Be a “VIC” If you’re a VIC, or Very Important Client, you’ll be treated like a true superstar. Louis Vuitton’s flagship store will let big spenders shop while relaxing in a sitting room or outdoor patio. You’ll get even get to sip Champagne while you pick out your new wardrobe!
Shop Til You Drop Neiman Marcus is an essential destination for any shopper seeking a little glamor. The second-floor houses “Bloom’s Room”, where celebs (and individuals with a lot of dough) can use the services of a : personal shopper, Catherine Bloom, and her team to revamp their wardrobe. If you’d like to just shop the store on your own, you’ll have access to everything from home decor to clothing by Gucci or Valentino. Oh, and in case you’re feeling extra fancy, they offer options to clean or restyle your furs.
Spend Those Bucks The House of Bijanis considered the most expensive store in the world. You have to make an appointment in advance to even shop there! A typical customer spends around $100,000 per visit. However, if you simply don’t have the cash to finance a trip like this, you should still stop by there’s an awesome photo op by the store’s custom-made yellow Rolls-Royce Phantom Drophead Coupe that’s always parked out front.
Treat Yo Self You’ll probably be exhausted after your marathon shopping spree, so rest up in a luxurious room at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel. This iconic hotel (famous for its scene in “Pretty Woman”) has all the amenities you’ll need for an A-list pampering experience:
The Nail Bar, CUT restaurant (Wolfgang Puck’s eatery), Spa at Beverly Wilshire, and more!
Tempt Your Tastebuds Celebs to eat sushi like there’s no tomorrow. So, to complete your VIP lifestyle, you should head to the super exclusive, Urasawa. It’s considered one of the most expensive sushi restaurants in the entire country! You must have a reservation to dine, but the extra step will be well worth it once you taste your delectable meal.
You deserve to live a glamorous life every once in awhile! Indulge your inner movie star by hitting up Rodeo Drive then share your experiences with other BUCKiTDREAMERS on the app. Also, don’t miss Star Spotting and Celebrity Legends in Beverly Hills for more info.