LA Mart is open to the wholesale trade only. For admittance, the following credentials are required. If you are unable to provide these, you must be accompanied by a qualified buyer and pay a $30 guest fee.* Cash Only. Please note, clients accompanied by a credentialed interior designers do not pay a guest fee.

Children under the age of 14 are strongly discouraged.

For safety reasons, strollers are prohibited in most showrooms and can be checked at the admissions desk. Service animals are permitted. Personal pets are strongly discouraged.

*Guest fees once paid are not retroactive. Receipts are available upon request.



The LA Mart is open Monday–Friday from 9am–5pm PST. Buyers and designers will enjoy extended weekend and evening hours during Gift + Home Markets and special events.


There are several options for entering our building as a buyer or seller. Please see below for a list of acceptable credentials.

Retail & Commercial Businesses
Required to present:

  • one (1) photo ID

  • two (2) forms of business identification

Interior Designers
Required to present two (2) of the following:

  • Photo ID

  • Tax ID

  • Professional membership card (ASID, IIDA, IBD, AIA)

  • Business Card

Non-Retail/Home-Based Businesses
Required to present ALL of the following:

  • Photo ID

  • Employment identification

  • Current retail business license or current resale tax certificate

  • Imprinted business check

Hospital Gift Shop Buyers/Volunteers
Required to present ALL of the following:

  • Photo ID

  • Hospital ID

  • Letter on hospital letterhead indicating that you are an authorized volunteer/buyer

Examples of identification that can be used as credentials:

Photo identification:

  • Driver’s License

  • State Issued Photo ID

  • Current Passport

Business identification:

  • Current Federal Tax # Certificate

  • Trade publication advertisement

  • Current Retail Business License

  • Appropriate “Yellow Pages” listing

  • Four (4) recent wholesale invoices for gift-related purchases

  • Store/Commercial lease indicating type of business as retail

Employment identification:

  • Copy of canceled company payroll check or payroll stub

  • Personalized, imprinted business card

  • Copy of W-2 form

  • Copy of company health insurance card

  • Copy of company credit card with employee and company name

On-site sample selling is not permitted (except during sanctioned Sample Sales or at Management's discretion). All orders must be shipped; merchandise is not allowed to be removed from floors/showrooms. Photography is prohibited without the written consent of management or showroom.

Questions about Admissions or Registration?

Contact Admissions