Kaboom Fireworks stocks a large assortment of pyrotechnics, including sparklers, fountains, and mortars that launch into the sky before bursting into showers of brilliant colour. Throughout the year, they also offer special giveaways to customers depending on how much they purchase in-store.
Shoppers can also find party favours such as confetti cannons and glow-in-the-dark jewellery. Before lighting a fuse, check out the company's safety tips, where you can get information about everything from what makes a good fireworks show to where fireworks should be stored and why they aren't efficient at toasting s'mores.
Every woman's body is different, which is why the European designers at Change Lingerie have worked to a selection that includes 108 varieties of colours and sizes. Whether lacy, sleek, patterned, or sporty, the designs include everything from supportive full-cup models to strapless bras that stay hidden under football shoulder pads.
The staff at Wintronic Computers Plus scrub excess muddle from hardware and software and sweep both PC and Apple systems of viruses. Desktop computers and laptops undergo a thorough hard-drive organization, which rids drives of extraneous digital clutter and creates space for future downloaded videos of babies rapping. Smudged surfaces and cracks emerge free of dust and miscellaneous flotsam after a safe exterior cleaning. To keep computers running smoothly and free of pernicious bugs, Wintronic's technicians make a full sweep of every file to scan for errant worms, Trojan horses, and the virus that causes relatives to forward chain letters. The store promises a quick turnaround on service and offers a warranty on all cleaning and repair work.
For more than 30 years, the friendly florists at Marianna's have expertly arranged contemporary and traditional flowers aimed at inspiring smiles and uplifting noses. Celebrate the eradication of feral snowmen with the springtime Make a Wish bouquet, a vibrant mix of yellow daisies, purple asters, and hot-pink carnations ($34.99). Romance radiates with a dozen assorted roses in a tapered glass vase ($55.95), deepening heart-stealing potential with balloons, chocolates, and stuffed-animal add-ons ($4.99–$29.99). The Polka Dots and Posies, meanwhile, marks the perfect end to an annual Mother's Day burlap-sack race ($44.95).
Sewing Machines Etcetera schools students of the seam in a variety of project-based, hands-on classes geared toward all ability levels. Under the tutelage of knowledgeable instructors who stay up to date with modern methods and technologies, students can handcraft home decor in the Hollyhocks Yo-Yo Wallhanging class ($60) or study new sewing techniques, such as telekinetic stitch removal, in the Lutterloh Club ($30). Four two-hour Learn to Quilt sessions ($90), meanwhile, cover the basics of basting, and pupils can whip up wearable masterpieces in two two-hour Embellished Jersey T-Shirt classes ($40). All sewers are expected to bring the equipment listed on each course's supply list, including sewing machines, needles, fabric, thread, and straw primed for spinning into gold.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory visually educates sweet teeth with in-house-made chocolate confections and a plethora of snacks and sweets. Peek across the counter at the shop's resident chocolatiers, who massage creamy loafs of chocolate on sturdy slabs daily (starting at $1.29/piece). Orchard orderlies kettle-dip apples into caramel and other candy coatings ($3.49–$11.99), and freshly fangled brittles and Rocky Pop, a quintet of caramel popcorn, cashews, pecans, almonds, and peanuts ($6.99–$11.99), sweetly sing whiny stomachs into eco-efficient fuel machines. Fly solo and keep the chocolate-treasure haul to yourself, or bring along a flock of Willy Wonka imitators to confuse passersby while consuming the delicious treats.