It has been said that smell is the sense most closely tied to memory, which explains why visitors to Scentchips Cocoa Village often linger in nostalgic reverie over the store’s 64 varieties of wickless candle chips. The possibilities don’t stop at these elemental aromas, as each can be blended with up to three others to create more than 30,000 unique scent combinations. Carved into the shapes of leaves and flowers, the chips simmer in warmers that diffuse their scents throughout the rooms of your home, masking pet odors and the smell of fear that emanates from under your child’s bed.
Mattress1One's immense inventory brims with top-quality slumbering surfaces from renowned brands such as Tempur-Pedic, Serta, Sealy, and Stearns & Foster. At multiple locations throughout Florida, knowledgeable staff members roam showrooms that brim with an array of mattresses forged from such materials as memory foam, high-tech innersprings, silk, and cashmere. They also curate an online Mattress 101 guide, which includes handy tips on selecting the ideal mattress size, keeping the mattress in tiptop shape, and mounting a rock-solid legal defense in case you accidentally rip the tags off.
The Quilt Place's 8,000-square-foot quilting emporium lures stitchers of all skill levels with more than 10,000 bolts of fabric and a wide variety of patterns, books, and kits. Pick up quilting accessories and fabrics from name-brand designers, including Robert Kaufman, Michael Miller, Benartex, and RJR. The 45 mm rotary cutter ($29.95) slices through fabrics like Edward Scissorhands during a vivid nightmare. To add a patch of decadence to cloth-bound projects, the Michael Miller brick print ($9.25/yd.) features classic red-brick patterns, and the Wilmington Delicate Romance ($10.50/yd.) boasts muted floral roses and butterflies, which can double as an invisibility cloak during spring camping trips.
True to its artistic name, DaVinci - Teeth Whitening Systems beautifies and brightens smiles using FDA-approved whitening equipment and an organic gel made with a hydrogen peroxide base. The in-office procedure employs blue LED light to activate the gel and banish discoloration, and follow-up maintenance products ensure gleaming grins last. Treatments require little to no downtime and absolutely no brushing with marshmallow fluff to achieve long-term results.
If it makes a home smell great, makes a beautiful gift, or makes someone smile, chances are it came from The Chandlery. Founded in October of 1994, The Chandlery is a local source for candles, home fragrances, and beautiful things. Shoppers lift wicks by Yankee Candle, Burt's Bees, and Trapp Private Gardens to their noses?inhaling deeply to make their selections?and then meander over to the soaps, stationery, planters, and paperweights that rain from clouds above the shop every morning. Wind chimes sing and cozy fragrances unfurl as visitors take in rainbows of candlesticks and lit-up bouquets.
Just walking through the door of All Fired Up can lead to artistic inspiration for paint-your-own-pottery sessions. Paper butterflies, flowers, and stars speckle the floor-to-ceiling windows, and ceramic tiles in the shape of birds, hearts, and trees cover the back wall. Artists of all experience levels can select a bisque piece to decorate with the studio’s vast supply of paints and melted Skittles.