Welcome to The Black Flamingo family,
The Black Flamingo is a fashionistas dream boat. This tiny shop is perched on the side of Pacific Coast Hwy in Laguna Beach is packed with local designers one of a kind items . Our vintage and custom jewelry is to die for. The shop was built is 1910 and as with most stores in Laguna was once just a house that then became a number of businesses over the past 100 years. When you walk into the shop you will first be over taken by the colors and fabrics. The vintage display cases over flowing with jewels and accessories from years past. Sprinkled with an outstanding collection of dresses, bikinis, coats and much much more. The inventory is known to change daily to check in often to see what is new.
Laguna Beach often referred to as the California Riviera is a hide away from the fast pace of life, the bright lights of Hollywood and a cozy little town to shop, dine and relax. The streets are lined with unique shops, local artists and amazing restaurants. A walk in Laguna makes you feel like every turn is a picture perfect postcard that you are standing in. Sunsets often stop cars on P.C.H and inspire a paparazzi of photos to capture its pink, purple and orange skylines. If you have never been it is a bucket list place to visit. You will quickly understand why the locals never leave and the cameras from Hollywood showed up to display its beauty on numerous shows.
The owner Christy Pacella and designer of The Black Flamingo Couture collection is always hard at work finding little gems to pass on to your closet.Born and raised in Orange County has lead her to create clothing that reflects her California lifestyle. When you live in Southern California your clothing options vary from flip flops and bikinis to vintage coats an jeans. Casual living with a twist of old fashion glamor.She has been designing one of a kind dresses and tops since the doors opened and has built a following of fashionistas . Ms. Pacella comes from a family or artist, photographers and musicians. Naturally in such a nurturing environment her eye for clothing and design unfolded into the styles you see online and in the shop. With a love especially for photography she has done all her own photography and styling for photo shoots.
The shop has lead her to working with some of Hollywoods hottest young stars, Olsen twins, Simpson sisters, Kimora Simmons, Jordan Sparks, Audrina Patridge, Kristin Cavallari, Mischa Marton, Barbara, Barbara Mandell, Lauren Conrad, the cast of The Real Housewives Orange County, the cast of The Laguna Beach show, the cast of The Hills, the list goes on.
The Real Housewives of Orange County have always love The BF shop and where thrilled to wear, design and create the MONOGRAM jewelry that they wear. These jewels are our number selling items online and we are so excited to help you design YOUR DREAM MONOGRAM item. When you order your jewelry from us you can be assured that The Black Flamingo is the ORIGINAL DESIGNER AND COMPANY that makes these jewels. Some online stores have used the words "Orange County Housewives" in the titles of jewelry they sell,however we are the original and only AUTHENTIC website that make your items by hand, ships from Orange County and works hard every season to bring you new and exciting item. So join our email list, email us your order questions and keep in touch. We love our Housewives fans and shoppers.
The Black Flamingo boutique has become a staple in the Laguna Beach community and has become known for its' fashion forward clothing and outstanding collection of vintage designer bags and jewelry. The shop brought Christy into the world of styling for editorial photo shoots for Lucky, Star, Celebrity living, Riviera,Lemonade, 944, Local, Ocean,OK! and Laguna Beach Post Magazines. Ms.
In television her portfolio includes MTV, Bravo, Comedy channel, E news, ET tonight, Fox 11, and VH1. Winning "The Best of Orange County" 3 years and Celebrities secret spot to shop. This local girl has gone global gaining clients from the locals in Laguna across the oceans to countless countries that order products from her website every day.
Thank you for visiting and have fun shopping.
The Black Flamingo
1257 South P.C.H
Laguna Beach Ca 92651