Corona Del Mar Plaza Welcomes Two New Stores

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, two exclusive new stores have opened at Corona del Mar Plaza in Newport Beach.

Along Came a Spider is an upscale boutique for babies and children to size 10.

The store carries high quality infant, toddler and children’s apparel and accessories, as well as a selection of toys and gifts, perfect for birthdays, baby showers, holiday shopping and more.

Some of the designers carried include Joe’s Jeans, Esme, Aden & Anais, Petunia Picklebottom, Mimi & Maggie, Sophie the Giraffe and others. Holiday shoppers who spend $25 or more will receive a free pack of today’s hottest accessory for kids, Silly Bandz®, now through Dec 25. The store can be reached at (949) 759-TOTS (8687).

Savory Spice Shop has opened its first Southern California location at Corona del Mar Plaza. Savory Spice Shop offers a wide array of hand-blended spices that are ground fresh weekly. Laura Shute and Randy Morton have opened this cook’s paradise, originally created by Mike and Janet Johnston in Colorado in 2004.

Featuring more than 400 spices and more than 140 original blends, the gourmet shop’s unique concept allows consumers to smell, taste and purchase fresh spices from around the world, in a customized quantity starting at a half ounce. In addition to carrying the highest quality spices and herbs, Savory Spice Shop has unique extracts, sauces, organics, smoke flavoring, dehydrated mushrooms, unique gift boxes and more, appealing to everyone from the professional chef to weekend barbecuer. For more information, call Savory Spice Shop at (949) 717-7776.

Corona del Mar Plaza is located at MacArthur and Pacific Coast Highway in Newport Beach. The center also features Gulfstream, Tommy Bahama’s Island Grille, Bristol Farms, Sur la Table and more than 20 other stores and restaurants.

Irvine Company is a privately held company based in Newport Beach, California. The company’s retail portfolio includes Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum Center and The Market Place, as well as neighborhood and community centers in Newport Beach, Irvine and Tustin. For more information, visit