Alissa "The Eyeglass Chick" lives up to her moniker in this store, and will be very helpful in leading you through the vast array of original and designer eyewear. The names on the racks include Anne et Valentin, BCBG, Blinde, Face a Face, IC!Berlin, Kajiya, Kata, Kazou Kawasaki, Kirk Originals, La Font, Oliver Peoples,and Theo. A handy video camera system here takes your picture so you can see what you look like in your glasses before purchasing them. The shop also participates in a program to collect used glasses for the less fortunate.
Visitors to this shop who expect to find traditional and conservative greetings on their cards will be disappointed. From the merely witty to the somewhat racy, the shop offers cards that will appeal to the most jaded shopper. If you need an off-the-wall gift to accompany the greeting card, check out some of the most hilarious and off-color t-shirts that ever graced a rebel. If you see a gift you like, you'd better buy it here because you probably will not find it anywhere else.
Cost Plus offers an assortment of shopping delights, especially appealing to the creative gift-giver. Gift shoppers can pick from wines, cheeses and European chocolates. For those who want to add an international flair to their homes, Cost Plus offers bookshelves, chairs, tables, mirrors, frames, and pottery. The selection is never dull because much of it is ever changing. And the prices are more than reasonable.
Everything in the stock can be considered a collectible. Some of the stuff that has been collected, including old board games and miniatures, brass ware and weary-looking hardbound books, might suit your urge to go on a treasure hunt. Among the unsorted piles, you will find costume jewelry, mirrors and furniture, dining tables and armchairs that will add a touch of elegance to any living room's interior design.
Everyone is a child at heart. And when you go to Uncle Fun, you are made sure to believe it. The whacky merchandise includes 'bobbing head figurines', 'stink bombs', 'beautiful blowy bunnies' and even 'fart powder' ideal for pranksters. Gadgets, toys, celebrity posters, bobble-heads, hand-buzzers are just a few regular stuff among the galore. Check out the small Romeo books and string of trout lamps for your library. Walk around the store and chat up with the friendly staff and revive your childhood memories while you fret on growing up too soon.
Hubba Hubba is a definite stopover for unique clothing and exquisite jewelery. Customers are awed by the presentation of clothes and accessories. As you pick up a vintage style outfit, you can also find classy accessories to complete the look. Michael Stars tees and Red Engine jeans also find place among top-notch designs here. The liquid metal collection of jewelery is truly the most sought after. Though everything is expensive, any girl wouldn't mind spending more for such great stuff. So shop here to enjoy a premier shopping experience!
While it does carry merchandise from all of the professional sports teams, the store's proximity to Wrigley Field means it caters to the many Cub fans who straggle in before and after the game. For a wider selection of other team paraphernalia, visit the store's flagship Michigan Avenue location. You find team jerseys, caps and even a selection of gloves, balls and bats. The merchandise is a great way to pay homage to your favorite player as you watch the boys of summer slug it out in the Friendly Confines.
This resale shop buys end-of-the-season and damaged or soiled items from the large department stores around town, cleans them and passes the value onto the customer. This is more of a bargain shopper's palace than any Salvation Army-style resale shop. Everything is arranged on easily accessible racks and shelves throughout the spacious showroom floor. The difference can be found in the proliferation of brand names that you might find at Marshall Fields or Bloomingdale's. The shop handles every type of clothing, including mostly new men's, women's and children's clothes and shoes.
As the name implies, this store will help women stay up-to-the-minute in the latest trendy club wear. The store's constantly-changing selections mean you will be able to get the changes frequently, but that assures you will always find the hottest styles in tops, slacks, pants, jeans, boots and handbags that will help you glow in the spotlight. Serious bargain-shoppers know to check the store's inventory frequently to make the most of the great sale prices.
Specializing in merchandise from Africa and the Caribbean, this store offers a vast array of hand-carved figurines, masks and crafts. The large selection of hand-beaten leather ware and incense is probably the first thing most customers notice: the strong odor of both will waft into your nose, undoubtedly, from the moment you enter. A wide selection of compact discs feature the sounds of various native musicians. While your nose and ears are occupied, you may want to feast your eyes on the wide selection of jewelry and clothing.