One of the few brands that has managed to survive the onslaught of new labels is GAP. Founded in 1969, it has seen more seasons than several brands combined together. And it has not only seen them, but also set the trend for every season, especially in casual men's and women's wear. Gap has three popular sister brands-Banana Republic, Old Navy and Piperlime. The GAP store in Orlando houses the brand's best in men and women's apparel, GAP maternity wear and GAP collections for children and toddlers. GAP is especially known for its contemporary designs that are often inspired by current events like popular songs or movies.
Seasoned travelers know there are few experiences worse than landing in an unfamiliar town with an uncomfortable pair of shoes. If you've made this mistake or are just in the market for a pair of walkers, consider a visit to Rockport Shop. Its very name summons images of comfort, complete with rubber soles, leather uppers, great hiking boots and boat shoes. The shop carries walking shoes, sandals and shoes dressy enough for business, as well.
If you're looking for something special to perk up your home or a souvenir to commemorate your Orlando trip, add Foreign Accents to your list of shopping stops. Here, you'll find works of art imported from Europe, Indonesia, Mexico and many other nations. The fine art is a big attraction, as are the store's catalogs, from which shoppers can order upscale furniture. The home accessory items, crystal chandeliers, gilt mirrors and artwork are the perfect gifts for friends and family.
In operation since 1975, Soul Train Music claims to carry the area's largest selection of blues, reggae, gospel, rhythm and blues, dance music and videos. It draws a loyal local clientele, as well as tourists who've heard of the store's reputation. Soul Train carries mostly CDs, but purists will also find a selection of vinyl records.
Take a natural path to relaxation and well-being with offerings from this store which stocks more than 400 herbs and oils, as well as a number of aromatherapy aids designed to relax and energize you. If you're new to the herb world, there's a good selection of books to put you in the pictures.
Hey, Floridians needs fur, too, so don't go snickering over the idea of a furrier here in the middle of one of the nation's warmest states. While there may not be much chance to wear them here, furs come in pretty handy in other parts of the world and Floridians do occasionally leave, despite the paradisaical aspects of the place. To warm up the locals who visit cold climes, this place has been fitting furs for 80 years. The La Belle Fur & Outerwear Co store claims that it's selling them at discount prices; you can be the judge. On sale here are fur, cashmere and leather, plus designs from noted American and European designers.
Orlando Fashion Square Mall is anchored by JC Penney, Sears, Gayfers and Burdines. You'll also find more than 165 specialty stores, including Mayors Jewelers. If you're hungry, visit the Veranda Food Court. It houses such quick-bite eateries as Arthur Treacher's Fish & Chips, Panda Express, Nature's Table, and Sbarro. Stroller rentals are available.
Ego Lab Hair Salon & Boutique is located in the busy Church Street area of Downtown Orlando. This hip, upscale European-style salon and fashion store serves both men and women. Ego Lab provides customers with unparalleled personal service whether they desire brand name hair products, the latest haircuts or the hottest fashions. Salon services for women include coloring, hair cuts, straightening, facial and body waxing, hair extensions and makeup services. Ego Lab services for men consist of beard grooming, coloring and hair cuts. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Zou Zou Boutique is located in the heart of Thornton Park in Downtown Orlando. The store features fashionable, practical and becoming apparel, shoes, handbags, undergarments, denim, jewelry and accessories for women. Owned and operated by Wendy Ricci, the store includes a mixture of both hard-to-find brands and new, on-the-rise designer creations. The store's staff is welcoming, sincere and considerate of clients' needs. Their intimate and upscale setting features stunning chandeliers and beautiful furnishings. New items arrive weekly at Zou Zou Boutique.
In the busy Downtown shopping district, Kathmandu is an import store filled with unusual and exotic goods from international locations. The specialty shop contains rare items from Mexico, Turkey, India, Israel, Brazil, Nepal and Indonesia. The owner personally selects merchandise from around the world and continually adds to the rare inventory. Kathmandu encourages artistic achievement in underdeveloped countries and carries a lot of inventory in a small area. The store features ethnic textiles, hand crafted art, bronze statues, tribal masks, imported oils and incense. Additional items include exceptional sterling silver jewelry, hookahs, pipes, other accessories. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
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