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Black Friday is one of the most exciting days of the year for consumers to gear up for major holiday shopping sprees. Stores across the board reduce retail prices to red tag clearance prices that draw crowds out ready to grab the limited supplies of hot store items before they sell out. Shoppers are eager to purchase items ranging from household goods, clothing, appliances and more. In addition to major chain stores, there is a niche of L.A. specialty stores that offer unique items made with outstanding quality and offered at affordable prices. Here are a few of the best local stores that offer great prices during Black Friday on a variety of products to choose from.

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Frankie’s On The Park
712 Montana Ave.
Santa Monica, CA 90403
(310) 451-0404

When it comes to girls’ teen and tween apparel, Frankie’s is a trendy store with a major selection of popular brands including Ella Moss, Flowers by Zoe and Dolce Vita. Everything from tops, dresses, shoes and accessories to camp gear and more are offered in the wide range of choices available to choose from. Special sales and are offered on the store’s website as well!

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Chevalier’s Books
126 N. Larchmont Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(323) 465-1334

Located in the heart of Larchmont Village, Chevalier’s Books is considered a staple business in the city of Los Angeles. The store embraces the world of authors and literary works with wide selection of nonfiction and fiction books to choose from. There is a 40 percent sale every day at this specialty book store. Patrons can peruse the store and grab a seat where they can explore a book of choice in the comfort of the earthy decor of this classic Los Angeles book store.

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Amoeba Music
6400 Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90028

When it comes to vinyl records and cds, Amoeba Music is known as one of L.A.’s most popular niche music destinations for L.A. tourists and residents. Live music events and a major selection of music in the form of CDs and vinyl create a nostalgic modern feel to the Amoeba Experience. Rock, pop, country, hip hop, jazz, blues, folk and eclectic selections make up a wide range of genres available to explore and enjoy.

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1617 Abbot Kinney
Los Angeles, CA 90291
(310) 873-3303

Based in the Abbot Kinney district, Aust is a specialty clothing store specializing in Australian designer wear. It is a unique shopping destination providing a home base for emerging individual designers from down under. The atmosphere is experimental and creative where unique casual trendy wear can be mixed and matched at affordable prices.

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(Credit: Remy R./Yelp)

Rags 2 Riches
1955 W. Manchester Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90047
(213) 835-8718

Located in the heart of Southern California, Rags 2 Riches is a family-owned business founded by Clarence Stuart and his business partner, Yaya. The store is a trendy clothing hangout built upon the dream to create a store specializing in designer earrings, custom shoes for men and women, accessories as well as men and women’s casual and party apparel. The clothing store also has a selection of dressy casual wear designed for making a statement in a quality fashion shoot. Unique designer earrings are custom made on site in the back designer room of the store. The range of one-of-a-kind designs include denim wrapped earrings to braided earrings. Tie dye apparel is also custom designed on site.

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