This lingerie shop offers some unique, intimate fashions that are not likely to be found at Victoria's Secret. The original brassieres, panties, stockings and more come in all shapes and styles; from pink and black to animal prints, revealing to more concealing. The smiling staff and sophisticated surroundings of Nob Hill make it easier for men to shop here, too. With a full array of European lingerie, the shop offers something for all tastes.
Filled with Hindu charm, this eclectic boutique is a beautiful blend of funk, hip-hop and the East. A Shiva-like statuette, perched atop a wishing fountain, greets you when you enter the little shop. Fit for the young, the store is full of interesting silhouettes for women and even a few items for men. You will also find a wonderful selection of beaded jewelry at great prices. This place has a distinct Los Angeles feel; the storefront looks like something you would find on Melrose Drive.
This tiny storefront on Nob Hill is home to a long list of designer shoes that are waiting to be worn. Kenneth Cole, Anna Sui and Royale athletic shoes are just a few of the names you will find. Although the shop is small, the selection is surprisingly extensive. Next door to Elizabeth Street and built for the ultra rich, you will only find women's styles. Stop in and try on a few pairs of pumps-;but be ready to drop some dough, unless you happen to hit one of the super sales.
A Nob Hill fashion favorite, this store, CP Shades peddles au naturale clothing, the kind you long for on a hot day. Linen, rayon, cotton and silk are dyed in a rainbow of colors suited for the season. The clothes are cut to fit loosely, allowing your body to breathe in comfort and style. Basic shapes make the designs pleasing to a broad range of tastes. The majority of the stock is for women, but some matching styles for little girls are available, as well.
This shopping mall is the kind that is divided by rows of cars. The parking is in the middle of the "outdoor" mall. Shops include some of the usual mall players, framing and other home decor shops, in addition to clothing and food shops. Among the bigger draws is Nordstrom Rack. There are actually two malls: north and south. If you are out this way, come in for a convenient lunch or to find a gift. Credit card acceptance varies by merchant.
While you're browsing the shops of the Nob Hill/Northwest 23rd Avenue District, take a moment to slip into this friendly little bookstore. The organized shelves and mellow, no-hassle ambience are inviting. The store is devoted mostly to contemporary fiction and the well-read staff can help you find an author that suits your mood. Step into the adjoining room and peruse the small but notable collection of design and gardening books.
This historic building has been aNorthwest 23rd Avenue fixture for nearly a century. Location may be the reason for its longevity since any shop on this trendy street is bound to be successful. The friendly store, now run by the Benistons, is welcoming with its green and white awnings and leather scent. As well as offering repair services, the store carries a line of high quality, comfortable shoes, clogs and sandals. Browse the selection of wool slippers and leather bags.
Monica Mayer, owner of this Northwest bridal shop Divine Designs, has a reputation for excellent customer service and a stylish sense of fashion. Brides and bridesmaids are seen by appointment only in order to receive superb one-on-one service. The comprehensive shop carries elegant evening and wedding gowns from top New York designers. The capable staff will help you select your bridesmaids' attire and a wealth of accessories including garters, candles and more.
This Portland area store has been providing customers nationwide with the finest in sheepskin products for more than two decades. Look for comfy slippers, seat covers, hats, bedding, rugs and scads of accessories. The durability and comfort of sheepskin is obvious. It also helps to maintain consistent body temperature, no matter what the weather. Reasonable prices and customer satisfaction are guaranteed. Visit the Beaverton location at 3899 Southwest Hall Boulevard.
Jewelry tailored to your personality by jewelry experts makes it even more special. And that is exactly what you will find at this reputable, family-owned store that has been around since the mid-1940s. The owners have a staff of highly skilled artisans, not salespeople, who will design the item you have in mind using diamonds or other gemstones. If you need your Rolodex repaired, this is one of the only businesses in Portland certified to do it. The craftsmen also give special attention to antique repair jobs.