For everything a mother could ever want or need for her newborn, Buns in the Oven is the place to go. This specialty boutique is singularly devoted to providing the most high-quality products to welcome that little guy or gal into the world. From necessities like diapers and clothing, to more fun items like toys and accessories, Buns in the Oven has got it all. Located within walking distance of many of Boise's best restaurants, shops and arts attractions, Buns is the go-to place for any new or expecting mom.
At Lux Fashion Lounge, deals are the main draw. Lux buys and sells both men's and women's gently used clothing, including designer brands and trendy items. If you are looking to sell, come in on any day Monday through Friday between the hours of noon and 5p; if you are looking to buy, come in anytime between 10a and 8p Monday through Saturday and enjoy discovering some of the coolest items and best deals you are going to find in all of Boise.
SoleMates Comfort Footwear provides a collection of shoes from around the world, including Spain, Sweden and the US. The store houses a variety of brands like BeautiFeel, Bolo, Chaco and Dansko. Styles are selected based on comfort, quality, durability and the latest trends. The store also offers complimentary foot massages.
If tattoos and body piercings are your thing, then Krahnic Body Art is worth a visit. Famous for creating complicated and intricate art, this studio is one of the best in the area. The studio also specializes in 3D body modifications.
Spend a Saturday morning wandering through this open-air market and watch the sun climb over Boise's brown mountains. Open seasonally from April through December, the market offers about 40 stalls with everything from fresh produce to gourmet jams. Artists display their handcrafted works, and organic farmers reveal vegetable masterpieces. Mushrooms, peppers, flowers, breads and pastries, and even treats for dogs are featured. During the holiday season, beginning after Thanksgiving, local artists sell handmade gifts.
This sleek, elegant gallery gives downtown Boise an exotic air. Luscious Oriental carpets and tribal rugs are prominently featured. The gallery, through a connection with a refugee weavers program, contributes its own line of handmade Turkish rugs, stained with vegetable dyes. The gallery also displays Asian antique furnishings, accessories and jewelry. All of these items are found on the owners' yearly Asian excursions.
Located in the heart of downtown Boise, this open-air shopping center offers a variety of interesting shops, restaurants and even a nightclub. Climbing three stories, the checkered columns of this mall add an original flair to Boise's mostly historic, sandstone buildings. Diners can choose from the Piper Pub & Grill, Fletcher's Cafe, Shige Japanese Cuisine and other locally owned eateries and shops.
Mountain bikes hang from the ceiling of this all-purpose outdoor store in downtown Boise. Idaho Mountain Touring, located near the Boise River Greenbelt, can equip you with everything you need for your outdoor adventure, whether it's climbing, mountain biking, or back country skiing. In business since 1984, the store's staff is knowledgeable about local trail systems. Gear rental is also available.
Located just off the Boise Centre on the Grove, this modern store offers an eclectic selection of Idaho-inspired gifts. Open since 1989, the store exhibits its owner's native knowledge of Idaho. Potato-influenced gift ideas range from t-shirts and sweatshirts to chocolate-covered potato chips. For a true Idaho specialty, take home a burlap bag of russet potatoes or a six-pack of russet burbank potatoes in a decorative gift box. The store also sells its products on its website.
An early morning stroll through this early 20th Century market will take you back in time. A series of warehouses, Eighth Street Marketplace now plays host to quaint shops, movie theaters and restaurants such as Cafe Ole Restaurant and Cantina. Arches, skylights and other architectural touches highlight the old warehouses.
For baseball fans visiting Boise, you're trip would not be
complete without catching a Hawks game at the 5,000 seat Hawks Memorial Stadium. The team, which is a Class A minor league team and Chicago Cubs Affiliate, plays from mid June ...
The distinctive lighted awning of this modern hotel stands out
among Boise's lodging options. Known for fresh baked chocolate chip cookies, this hotel also offers casual and comfortable dining at the Coffee Garden. Sports lovers can relax at the ...
This modern motel is conveniently located next to the Boise
Towne Square Mall and numerous chain restaurants. The hotel is in the center of the out of downtown shopping area and can be congested at times, especially on weekends ...