About Us

Original and artist designed tees inspired by Japanese and Los Angeles pop culture! Come visit our two shop locations in Little Tokyo, Pop Little Tokyo and Popkiller Second!

Popkiller is the iconic, award-winning, Los Angeles brand best known for it's funny original and artist designed tees, and a great, on-trend vintage selectionSince 2003, Popkiller has cultivated devoted "Popkillers" throughout LA and beyond. Popkiller specializes in original t-shirts and accessories produced in our own facility, high quality, on-trend vintage, accessories, gifts, and novelties, all with a splash of Japanese. 

In 15 years Popkiller has established itself in Downtown Los Angeles' historic Little Tokyo district as a destination, with not one, but two shops jam packed with original printed t-shirts, hard to find local and Japanese goods, endless sunglasses, fun gifts, and racks and racks of totally unique vintage. Our selection of pop-inspired fashion transcends boundaries for fun style that can be enjoyed by all. You don't have to take our word for it; Popkiller was voted Best Street Fashion Boutique in 2014, 2015, and again in 2016 by Downtown LA News, even nabbing the Reader's Choice award in 2015.

Pop Little Tokyo, located at 349 East 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, is Popkiller's flagship t-shirt shop. We work with local and Japanese artists to create fun and original t-shirts, tanks, sweatshirts and accessories. Pop Little Tokyo also carries unique goods from local artists and brands such as Valfre, Naoshi, Sparklebombb, P.F. Candle and more. 

Popkiller Second, located at 343 East 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012, is Popkiller's vintage and giftables HQ. Here you'll find amazing vintage, fascinating novelties, on-trend sunnies, and plenty of unique goods straight from Japan. 

We're not just a pop clothing store, but a source for one-of-a-kind local and Japanese themed apparel and accessories that riff on your favorite subjects and hobbies like music, ramen, cats, and sushi. Pick up unique finds from Japan and browse through our quirky vintage collection.

Come by and visit on your next trip to Little Tokyo!