Bellevue Square, the Northwest's premier shopping destination, features more than 200 of the nation's finest stores and local boutiques, including Nordstrom, The Bon Marché, Coach, Banana Republic, Ann Taylor, Pottery Barn, Williams-Sonoma, and Crate and Barrel in its first Northwest location. Whatever you're looking for, Bellevue Square makes it easy to find.
This store has recently moved to its new Eighth Street location behind the old Tower Records store, but it is still convenient, only minutes from downtown Seattle. The new location can be difficult to find, but it is worth the search. The store specializes in dressing the professional woman. It features a wonderful collection of classic styles and cuts, and the majority of the clothing is made from high-quality Italian fabrics. You can find silk sweaters, suits, pants, styles from Ralph Lauren and more.
This major Southcenter Mall at the south end of Greater Seattle is one of the largest malls in the area. Located just minutes from SeaTac Airport, the mall has major department stores-Nordstrom, the Bon Marche, JC Penney, Sears-and more than 150 other stores and service centers, including the new Gene Juarez Salon & Spa and Avon. If you get hungry or thirsty, there is plenty to eat at the Rainier Food Court. There is free parking in the vast lots.
17171 Bothell Way North East Lake Forest Park, WA 98155
This shop boasts an inventory of more than 150,000 new and used volumes, including rare books and collectibles. The international newsstand carries newspapers and periodicals from around the world. Third Place Books also features children's story time, frequent author appearances, free live music on the Third Place Stage and a demonstration kitchen. If you get tired of book browsing, settle in for a game of chess on the giant chess board.
Looking for rare and beautiful antiques, Jean Williams Antiques is the best bet. From towering armoires to delicate sconces, the variety available is truly astonishing. French, English, and Biedermeier furniture pieces are found in abundance. The collection is so impressive that the local designers head here for their shopping.
Each chocolatey bite is a culinary experience here! At Theo Chocolate, transforming a simple chocolate bar into a gourmet experience is a daily routine. Also available are organic varieties of chocolate that have grown to be quite the rage among chocolate lovers. Theo also conducts tours of its chocolate factory, where visitors are taken through the entire chocolate-making process. You won't be able to resist indulging in their chocolate creations when you see the gorgeous window displays.
Get ready for a one-of-a-kind shopping experience at the Country Village Shops, an excellent collection of unique and specialty stores. The theme of a country village is distinctly different from what you'll see in any other shopping center. On offer is a superb range of shops selling everything from antiques and unique gifts to home decor, books, flowers and much more. A good number of local restaurants on site provide a great dining experience while a number of activities aimed at kids keeps the young ones busy. Regular events like a farmers market attract significant crowds and make this one of the most unique shopping destinations in the region.
This upscale designer store offers Michael Kors collection items. From clothing to accessories to shoes, this brand has an elegant and timeless style. The collection also features wonderful handbags. The friendly staff will help you find the perfect item.
What started as a small operation in 1982 has grown to be quite a local favorite. Founder Fran Bigelow takes utmost care in making quality products without using any preservatives or artificial additives. At Fran's Chocolates, you can choose from the mouth-watering collection of handmade chocolate truffles, award-winning caramels, chocolate dipped fruits and dessert sauces. You can also buy Fran's Pure Chocolate Cookbook and try these yummy recipes at home!
To jazz up for the next party, just head to Old Bellevue. There Gotta Have Shoes is home to thirty renowned designer labels of shoes, handbags and accessories and all under one roof. The store's claim to fame is the wide variety of footwear to suit all tastes. The jewelry available is contemporary and unique.
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