Bookman Rare and Used Books is a great place to spend an afternoon. Thousands of used and rare books are piled high on the shelves. The store specializes in first-edition pressings and out-of-print titles. The shop's owners share your love for books; in fact, the store began as an opportunity for them to sell some of the books in their massive collection. Patrons who enjoy discussing books and chatting about authors will appreciate the shopkeepers' passion for literature.
Once a pleasure reserved for the ultra-wealthy, a tailored suit custom fit for you may be more affordable than you think. Leaving nothing to chance, the tailors at J. Michaels Clothiers design the perfect look based on your preferences, measurements and budget. Fine shoes from Cole Haan, Johnston and Murphy, and others extend the well-dressed ethic to your feet, and cuff links, belts and other accessories pull the entire look together.
With exclusive designs from Nancy Issler and Regalia, Arzelle's store has made a name for itself as the leader in bridal and formal wear for women. Brides will appreciate the extensive selection of gowns and bridesmaids' dresses, while mothers of the bride appreciate the prices. Stop looking through magazines and mail order catalogs, and step inside "Nashville's Bridal Tradition," where New York's newest fashions are on display and deeply discounted.
Now you can say goodbye to high priced sports equipment and clothing. This Hickory Hollow area store stocks high-quality sporting gear. All items at Play It Again measure up to the manufacturer's original standards and are in excellent condition. Whether you need a tennis racket, a baseball glove, in-line skates or a set of golf clubs, this store has it and it's always less expensive than similar items in department stores. Why pay more than you have to? Stop in and improve your game without emptying your wallet!
A few year's ago, the area's oldest shopping mall seemed destined to go the way of the dinosaur. Then a Saks Fifth Avenue outlet store opened, and customers began returning. Today, you'll enjoy a range of stores including JC Penny outlet, TJ Maxx, Mars Music, PetSmart, Media Play and Burlington Coat Factory. Regal Cinemas also opened a multiplex. 100 Oaks Shopping Mall's Las Vegas-style neon lighting and roomy theaters attract movie mavens from miles around. There are also several cafes and restaurants within and near the mall.
This shop is synonymous with fabulous hand-tailored men's clothing. For decades entertainers and business leaders have come here for the perfect fit. Whether you're looking for a business suit or a tuxedo for a night on the town, Manuel will create the clothes that makes the right statement. Bring your Visa card or a wad of cash because custom hand-tailored garments don't come cheap. Just ask some of Manuel's clients: Bob Dylan, Dwight Yoakam and Mick Jaggar.
The Great Escape carries literally thousands of comics, including many collector's editions in mint condition. The CD and record collection is extensive. Bring in your old CD's for cash or trade. The shop offers role-playing games of all types, and the staff offers a lot of free advice on playing them. There's always something new to discover, so take your time. You never know what treasures you will find.
When life in the city begins to wear you down, there is only one real way to relax...get away from it all. The folks at Cumberland Transit offer all the gear you need to pitch a tent, canoe a river, and relax under the stars. This full-service outfitter has top-name gear and a knowledgeable staff. Whether you need to know how to start a fire or read a compass, the people here are trained to help even the greenest of adventurers.
Lizards and Lace is a beautifully designed and decorated children's boutique with exquisite children's clothing for boys and girls. The shop specializes in monogramming. They offer the service on everything from bags to dresses to shoes and much more. Lizards and Lace also includes a small selection of high-end, gently-used clothing in sizes newborn to Boys and Girls 12-14. For focused shoppers, Lizards and Lace includes a kids area with toys, a television and seating so that kids are happy while mom is shopping. Be sure to check out their website before you go for a good list of what brands they carry. - Lynn-nore Chittom
Creative Accents and Scarlett's Garden Tea Room is the perfect place for a ladies luncheon, a little girl's tea party or a special place to take mom and grandma. Designed around a Gone with the Wind theme, the Creative Accents shop includes a variety of tea accessories and gift items, as well as a nice selection of Gone with the Wind movie memorabilia. Scarlett's Garden Tea Room offers a selection of light lunch fare and fruit teas in an atmosphere reminiscent of the antebellum south. This Southern experience is truly a treat for any visitor, but perhaps best enjoyed by the ladies of the family. -Lynn-nore Chittom
The Little Cottage Toys is a delightful little toy shop
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Pembroke Antiques is a lovely little antique store and gift
shop located along the scenic route of Highway 100. The store is neatly arranged into settings with one item more beautiful than the next. This is a great place ...
This large warehouse style antique mall includes an eclectic mix
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