Did you run out of film in the middle of a shoot and its 3am? Available by 24-hour digital pager, Pro Tape and Communications Supply are major supplier of film, magnetic tape and production supplies for Austin's music and film professionals can come to your rescue. The shop carries a large inventory of brands including Eastman Kodak, TDK, Maxell, Fuji, JVC, Sony, BASF, Apogee, Denon and Quantegy. In addition to film and tape, you will find editing systems, lighting equipment, lamps, adapters, cables and more.
After more than 60 years in the business, this store has the know-how to keep your feet healthy and comfortable. Corrective and comfort footwear are the specialties here, though you will also find athletic and dress shoes. Dozens of quality brands for men, women, and children are available, including Mephisto, New Balance, Clarks of England, Klogs and Capezio dancewear. Hard to find sizes and widths are also accommodated, and foot care products such as custom inserts, cushions and shoe modifications make for the perfect fit.
Downstairs from the popular Flipnotics Coffeespace is Flipnotics Clothespad, which offers an unusual selection of clothing and accessories for stylish young folk. Designers for men include Red Sand, BC Ethic and Filter. Women's designers include Lip Service, Jane Doe and Serious. If the new clothing is a bit too hip for your taste, wander to the back of the store where the retro fashions are located. Throughout the shop are novelty items to catch your eye, like Pee Wee Herman clocks, fuzzy purses, Dashboard Hula Girls, Flame-Covered Wallets and more. It is truly a wacky wonderland. they have it all, hot coffee, good clothes and live music.
This store is recognized as a haven for golf aficionados, and the headquarters of this national chain are based right here in Austin. This huge showroom houses an extensive collection of golf equipment, clothing, accessories, instructional books and videos. Also on location is the 41-acre campus of the Harvey Penick Golf Academy, named one of the top 25 instructional schools by GOLF Magazine. A second location at 10001 Research Boulevard offers a more limited selection.
Aqua 20th Century Modern, this store is across the street from the majority of funky antique stores on South Congress Avenue. Easily overlooked, it is more than worth your while to cross over and take a peek. A number of these retro pieces have been featured in artistic books on classic vintage furniture and generally are hard to come across in real life. This store's inventory spans the century, but their selections from the '40s and '50s are especially magnificent. Prices can be a bit on the high side, but due to their rarity and excellent condition, most items are worth it.
One thing is for certain, Texans are proud to be Texans. There is no shortage of paraphernalia that proves that point. Texas signs and slogans are affixed to any surface that can hold it. Congress Avenue Souvenirs store has a huge selection of items both practical and fanciful including postcards, key chains, mugs and bumper stickers galore. Get something to take home with you or to give to your favorite Texan.
This market offers multicultural ethnic apparel and groceries. Get out your worldly cookbooks and you will find the ingredients in this market. It carries Halal/Kosher meat including goat, lamb, beef and chicken. You may purchase calling cards for India, Pakistan, Africa, Asia, Bangladesh, Turkey, Greece and the Middle East. The store boasts about its low prices and the largest selection of basmati rice. Located in the North Park Center next to Dollar General.
If you are looking for comic books to satisfy your superhero-worshiping needs, this is your place. More than just a great source for new, used, and collector's issues of books by Marvel, DC, Dark Horse and other companies, this place also offers posters, collectible card and role-playing games, T-shirts, toys and nostalgic items. If you are around on Tuesdays, you can pop in on the meeting of the local Toy Club.
Here you will find high-quality, classic clothing and accessories for women and men at outlet prices. That means you will find everything from business suits to great-fitting jeans, all classically styled, but just modern enough to keep from being boring. This is the place to shop for a little black dress, an interview suit, a basic cashmere sweater, and the shoes and handbags to pull it all together. The casual clothes are distinctive, with a Southwestern preppy flair, and the helpful staff will create great outfits from the most unlikely elements. You will even be offered something to drink while you are shopping.
The staff of Gypsies Antiques receives their high-quality items (mostly antique, vintage furniture) via two methods: shopping trips throughout the United States and/or Europe, and by people showing up on their driveway stating "
"Hey, do you want to check out what I have? Of the European selection, impressive inventory hails from England, France, Italy, Spain and Sweden; some of which was painstakingly handcrafted. Strike up a conversation with the wonderfully friendly employees and you'll learn of upcoming deals and events that they host.
Lucky Lizard Curios and Gifts is the go to shop
in Austin for all things weird and wonderful in Austin. Located in the popular Sixth Street area in downtown Austin, Lucky Lizard has become a fixture in the local ...
Inside Fortney's Antiques you will discover antique armoires, servers and
other traditional furniture pieces in both iron and wood from all over the world, including France, Egypt, Italy, England and America. This shop's specialty, however, is antique dry bars, ...
Most salons only offer books, magazines, and a TV for
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