The selection in Sweet Briar Books is split 50/50 between fiction and non-fiction books. The proprietor buys as well as sells used books and does estate appraisals. Depending on the condition and demand, used books are priced as low as 30 percent of the original cover price. Another great strength of this shop is the large selection of art books. Adding to the ambiance and decor are works of art by Picasso, Rodin, Goya and other old masters.
Wooden train sets complete with tunnels, bridges, villages, trees, toy cars and dolls can be found at this toy store. In addition, you can find board games including Monopoly and others, plus puzzles and diaries for older children. Alphabet Moon features clothing and other imaginative accessories for children of all ages. Pawprints and other symbols of animals are frequently displayed on the sidewalk in front of the store. If you are looking for toys, this is the place.
Newsbeat is the place to find newspapers and other periodical reading materials. Hundreds of titles in stock include Analog Science Fiction to Zoetrope (a literary magazine). Teen fan, sports, music, movie, travel, photography and other genre magazines are available as well. More Northern California newspapers (including a comprehensive selection of alternative press publications) than you might imagine, as well as New York and Washington dailies are available. Tobacco products include a huge variety of cigars that aficionados will appreciate, plus cigarettes and snuff.
With local and nationally known author book-signings and lectures, storytelling, book club discussions, musical events and magic acts, this bookstore doubles as a cultural center. The book inventory is extensive and features a large local Davis section. The knowledgeable staff (UCD English majors and former librarians, among others), pride themselves on the efficiency of their out-of-print book searches.
Polo, a world renowned brand was launched some two decades ago by Ralph Lauren on not such a large scale. But today Ralph Lauren is one of the largest chain of fashion stores and a well known brand. Pick from a wide range of fashion clothing for men and women. If classy look is what you like for yourself then, this store is meant just for you. The highly professional staff not only help you with picking an outfit but also give you a complete look. So if you want your wardrobe revamped, do drop into this store.
This bookstore offers a wide-range of readings and book-signings staged by local and nationally known authors. Carol's Books has a strong selection of mysteries and feminist literature in addition to best sellers, mainstream fiction and non-fiction. Local artists also exhibit their works here, enhancing the unique, eclectic atmosphere. If you cannot find that obscure collectible first edition on Amazon.com, the friendly staff here will use their local contacts to see if they can find it.
Grebitus & Sons is a fine combination of tradition, perfection and ethics. It has an extensive collection of loose diamonds. Be it your wedding or birthday, mark the occasion with the exquisite jewellery. The intricate and unique patterns are the proof of excellent craftsmanship. The pearl pieces will enhance the beauty of your dress. Be on time with the Omega watches. It houses world class brands like Ritani and Kwiat. Surprise your special one by gifting a delicate crystal vase. Go ahead and splurge.
Probably the best collection of officially licensed pro sports merchandise in Northern California sits right in the middle of Old Sacramento. It is an official licensed provider of Major League Baseball, the NBA, NFL, and NHL, plus the Sacramento River Cats and other local teams. If it has to do with professional sports, this shop has it. Items include caps, jerseys, warm-ups, jackets, t-shirts, travel bags and more for your favorite team.
Heron Technologies has certified technicians who can repair IBM clones and Macintosh computers. The technicians have the capability of building computers, as well, "from the ground up" to exact customer specifications. Dealing with more than 20 wholesalers in California, the staff usually can build to specification with non-proprietary parts in two or three days. It also carries diverse software including games, and perhaps the largest selection of computer cables in Davis.
Davis Shoe Shop and shoe repair facility has been in business for more than 50 years; the current owner learned the craft of shoemaking and leather repair from his father. In addition to being able to repair virtually any shoe or accessory the shop has a complete line of wallets, belts, other leather goods, and greeting cards.
This shop's wide selection of New Age necessities stands out
in contrast to its historic Old Sacramento surroundings. Aromatherapy, wind chimes, crystals, incense, candles, Tarot and jewelry are all represented. For the bedroom, a nice selection of Celtic pattern ...
This upscale gift shop has a vast array of glass
works, soaps, scented candles, body creams, essential oils and aromatherapy supplies. Hand blown glass balls, tapestries and a nice selection of fountains are available as well. The beautiful amethyst ...
The owners, third generation of Skalets, of this shop design
fine handmade jewelry set with diamonds and a wide diversity of other precious gems. In consultation with the Skalet brothers, one may create custom jewelry that will truly reflect ...