The fashionistas behind Misterie's Creation's L.L.C corral and create clothing for females of all ages, from bespoke tutus for little girls to a variety of dresses for women. They also fashion necklaces and earrings from tiny Swarovski crystals and make rings with giant, colorful gems.
The inspiring trainers at each MetaBody location lead troops of workouteers in results-oriented workouts several times weekly. Sweat sessions utilize a variety of exercises and disciplines to produce full-body results in a supportive environment, ideal for beginners and hard-core core-hardeners alike. During any class, motivational instructors will use the instinctual distrust of routine to their advantage. Begin a day of litigating with a refreshing early-morning boot-camp session, or wind down by burning evidence and pounds with a late-evening yoga class. Muscles are kept guessing with new and challenging moves during each session, so participants never fall into a boring, ineffective routine, such as regular teeth brushing. In addition to the fitness classes, students receive a success guide to help prepare for imminent pound loss, a nutrition guide, and a $100 gift certificate for individual coaching. Because the pass sets a 5 or 10-class cap at any given location, roving fitness mavens can further shake up their workout regimens by vetting a series of classes or instructors that work best for them.
Love That! Designer Consignments is the kind of store that almost instantly stimulates the imagination—who owned this red sparkly dress? Who last wore this pair of Christian Lacroix shoes or slung that leather Coach handbag over her shoulder? The unknown past lives of the blazers and pencil skirts heighten their character without overshadowing their fashion cred as they pair with chunky bracelets or slender, shiny necklaces. Though the shop's selection is always changing, you might expect to find Burberry coats, Chanel shoes, and Ann Taylor skirts.
For $10, oenophiles can enjoy a DIY wine tasting in a laid-back setting at Chesapeake Wine Company instead of spending the usual $20. With this Groupon, choose up to eight wines from a list of 25, or ask a server to choose for you, Pepsi-challenge style. Baltimore Magazine rated the Canton "bar-in-a-wine-shop" Best Wine Bar in 2007.
Cloud 9’s sartorial sages drape women and men alike in colorful, layered threads from a plethora of brands, creating youthful, vibrant looks that have earned kudos from Baltimore Magazine. Sunglasses ($20/pair) join body wrappings such as durable denim, kaleidoscopic sundresses, and knotwork tunics that double as fishing nets in case of shipwreck. While offerings vary by location and availability, possibilities include a white AnM tank blooming with rolled fabric roses ($24) and a Tickled Pink floral-patterned, gathered green clutch ($15). Enswathe tigress torsos in a leopard-print Free People tank top ($38), or breeze by in a gauzy Tickled Pink scarf shot through with silvery threads ($22) to ward off vampiric combs.
Dana Church enlivens formal and casual outfits with her eclectic mix of custom necklaces, rings, and bracelets. Each glittering garland of polished stone, precious metal, and crystal catches the eyes of envious passersby and jealous geologists. Chunky statement pieces and elegant, European-inspired baubles share show-room space with couture handbags and shoes in her Parisian-style boutique.