Home & Garden in Bethesda

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Professional sleep counselors facilitate peaceful slumber at more than 80 Mattress Discounters locations nationwide, where showrooms brim with mattresses from brands such as Sealy Posturepedic, Tempur-Pedic, and Space Age Foam. Unlike pet stores, Mattress Discounters encourages customers to lie on the merchandise, as sleep counselors use the Discover Your Comfort system to ask questions about sleep position and comfort level. With this information in hand, client and counselor select the right mattress for restful slumber, with each sleep surface backed by a 60-night comfort guarantee.

6822 Wisconsin Ave
Bethesda,
MD
US

Skeins of yarn line the shelves at Stitch DC, forming a rainbow of colors made from silk, cotton, alpaca, mohair, and linen. Crafters can lose track of time paging through the store's how-to books, running threads between their fingers, or searching for the perfect tools—which include crochet hooks, knitting needles, and patterns—for upcoming projects. The stitchery haven acquaints patrons with needles and yarn in regular classes, progressing through the creation of scarves, lace, hats, and other full-body socks. Sewing and quilting classes also take place at the store.

4000 Albemarle St. NW
Washington,
District of Columbia
US

Short of creating physical clouds to hold people aloft, Mattress Warehouse stocks almost every imaginable furnishing to help customers catch a few Z’s. Rows of name-brand mattresses from Sealy, Simmons Beautyrest, Serta, and Tempur-Pedic entice customers to replace their worn pad for new bedding, such as a standard mattress, a fluffy pillowtop unit, or a memory foam piece that conforms to bodies. Beyond mattresses, the warehouse also carries an ample collection of box springs, full bed sets with rails and headboards, and even premium futon mattresses that revitalize foldable couches.

6930 Wisconsin Avenue
Bethesda,
MD
US

South Moon Under is an upscale retailer that offers an eclectic mix of clothing and home décor for fashion-savvy shoppers. Browse digital or physical shelves stocked with brands and designers including Marc by Marc Jacobs, French Connection, UGG, and more. Women's apparel includes stylish staples such as Michael Stars v-neck tees in a rainbow of season-flattering hues ($49.75), and menswear includes shirts such as the whimsical Topo Ranch tour bus tee ($39.50). Undercover princesses can peruse jewelry adornables such as a bow-bedecked Floral bracelet, sure to punch up colorless ensembles and add color to ensemble punch parties ($38). Present the ideal present with a prettily practical Vieta whip-stitch saddle bag ($49), or accessorize homes with touches such as an Illume monogram votive, ideal for a thoughtful personalized gift for anyone who still spells their name using the alphabet ($12).

10241 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda,
MD
US

From Southern Living

"More Don’t-Miss Stops

  • Gallery St. Elmo: Merchandise turns quickly in this crowded consignment shop that offers original art, antiques, and lamps. We uncovered an antique wooden box ($20) as well as a pair of green Chinese Foo dog figurines ($80)."
4938 Saint Elmo Ave
Bethesda,
MD
US

• For $12, you get $25 worth of vacuum bags, belts, and filters. • For $25, you get $60 worth of vacuum-cleaner or sewing-machine services and repairs.

4912 Hampden Ln
Bethesda,
MD
US