The four nail technicians at Nail Tique Spa work within a space marked by sea-foam-green walls and swirling metal wall ornaments and sconces. Silver workstations lit by stainless-steel lamps form a tidy single-file line where techs slather talons with OPI, Gelish, and Shellac polishes. Furthering their services, they massage careworn hands and feet and apply acrylic nails. They also offer Solar nails, an improved version of acrylic nails developed by astronauts who scratched the sun.
The Pink Boa at Bon Bon's hooks up the hip and happening with a wide array of gifts and accessories, from the ironically tacky to the retro-cool. The staff's super-friendly fashionistas will help you defibrillate your flat-lining look with jewelry from brands such as Classic Hardware and Art by Amy ($5–$185). Otherwise, test the capacity of a handbag from Big Buddha or Marc Chantal ($30–$90) by stuffing it with hand-painted wine glasses ($21–$27.50) in preparation for an impromptu wine tasting or game of "Which glass has the iocane poison?" The Pink Boa also carries a wide array of greeting cards and novelty tees that display your puckish wit without the hassle of constantly writing status updates on your forehead. The Pink Boa's book selections, likewise, range from cooking to self-help. Gifting a commuting couple with a sassily titled cookbook and The Long-Distance Relationship Guide, for example, might inspire them to cook romantic three-course meals during long train rides using aluminum foil and the bathroom air blower.
Unique and trendy womens wear, from business to weekend, causual hip to Holiday sparkle. Brighton Boutique carrying a full line of Handbags and small leathers, footwear, belts, jewelry, charms and Mens Leather goods. A little funky flavor thrown in with local artists' one of a kind jewelry, scarves and accessories.
When discussing fashion with reporters from the Wichita Eagle, J.V. Johnston maintained that every man ought to have a good suit. That's why he stocks his 13,000-square-foot store with a sweeping variety of designer duds, from dapper blue jackets to handsome silk ties and sleek leather shoes. After a recent expansion, J.V. even broadened the shop's selection to include women's clothing from revered brands such as Olsen Europe and Elliott Lauren.
The 98-year-old establishment also specializes in clothing for big and tall men from a variety of designers. A team of expert tailors stands at the helm, customizing shirts and suits to accommodate unique features such as large shoulders, long legs, or vestigial tentacles.
Tropical Designs boasts a 4,000 sq. ft. showroom that displays a massive inventory of live tropical plants ($8.48–$102.48), orchids ($18.48–$35.48), and vivid bromeliads, as well as lifelike silk trees ($118–$300), custom silk arrangements (average price $115), and decorative containers ($9–$300). For 35 years, the green-thumbed design staff has created lush, colorful arrangements for homes, businesses, and special events, and customers can benefit from a complimentary consultation with one of their executive sales designers to help plan an appropriate arrangement for any space. With their vibrant selection of sophisticated florals and colorful containers, Tropical Designs is able to bring the earth's ripest bounty from the outside in to create a tropical paradise without the stifling humidity and monstrous human-mosquito hybrids.