This wild selection of secondhand clothing for men and women crams itself into a small space inside the Arcade Building in Coolidge Corner. You'll find some amazing items hidden amongst the racks: Treasures include a leopard print stole, silk scarves, leather jackets, wool overcoats, silk blouses and suits for men. There is not much room to maneuver, but stick with it and you'll come up with some real winners.
Whether you are drawn by the incredible selection of small plastic dinosaurs looking at you through the window, or simply by the overwhelming selection of great toys that reach all the way to the ceiling, you will not want to leave here empty handed. Pick from wooden blocks, race sets, dolls, planes, science kits and more. The friendly and helpful staff at this Brookline shop will help you make the perfect selection. Whatever you choose, you've already picked a winner.
Irving's Toy & Card Shop is packed with the kinds of toys you loved as a child. Find it all here: soldiers with working parachutes, rainbow Slinkies, yo-yo's, rubber monsters, googly eyes, super balls and much more. Ethel, who has been running this business for more than 60 years, is a wonderful woman who is always ready to chat. She also sells newspapers and candy at the front of the store. Be sure to stop by and rediscover your inner child.
Cafe Society has more retro threads than any place in town. There is excellent quality second-hand clothing to be sure, in such good shape you probably will not even notice that it has been worn before. Walking in here is like being cast back to the roaring 1920s: you will find tuxedos, ball gowns, shoes, hats, coats, stoles, accessories, costume jewelry and everything you need to outfit yourself for a cool costume party or small theater production.
Walk down the steps to this Coolidge Corner antique store and you will find one of the best selections of Art Deco antiques in town. The specialty here is decorative glass, and you will be amazed by the vivid colors and shapes of the glassware, stained glass pieces and other assorted home goods. Most items date back to the 1930s, bringing a special air of nostalgia to this hideaway from the bustling street outside. You will find some great gifts here for yourself, your home, or anyone who appreciates fine antiques.
You will be amazed by the selection of items from Israel in Kolbo. Handmade wooden toys for children smile from their perches, while rows of shelves house books and magazines. Framed paintings and other works of art decorate the walls, and bins offer both classical and contemporary Jewish music. This is a great place to explore and learn about Judaic crafts and culture.
A fixture in Coolidge Corner for years, Andre Shoes sells great men's and women's shoes in all the latest styles and colors. You'll find thick-soled leather boots, stylish pumps, relaxing suedes that go with everything and loafers, oxfords and elegant heels perfect for any occasion. A pampering staff can assist you with everything you need, from proper sizing to special orders, and they do it all with a smile.
Antique lighting fixtures are this Coolidge Corner store's specialty, and Appleton Antique Lighting is one that the owners obviously know well. Find turn-of-the-century crystal lamps, gorgeous chandeliers harking back to a different era and much more. The expert staff can answer any lighting questions you might have, such as what kind of electrical work will be needed to make these lighting marvels shine once again.
Israel Book Shop Inc is a fantastic resource for Hebrew literature, orthodox Jewish reading and anything to do with Israel and its culture. Catering to a diverse clientele from the large Jewish community in Brookline and surrounding areas, the store offers periodicals, books and even some small, traditional gifts. The staff is knowledgeable and extremely helpful.
A trove of Indian and Pakistani goods, this shop offers customers an abundance of food stuffs, gifts, novelties and candy, and probably the largest Indian video library in town. Music CDs and video tapes of movies and television programs line a whole wall. A small selection of clothing items, including sarongs and souvenirs from the Kashmir area, round out this unique and fun store.
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