Flicko's brings analog media kicking and screaming into the modern age with high-tech digitization services. Media handlers transfer video and audio content contained on VHS, MiniDVs, records, and audiocassettes onto round digital discs. They transform photos, slides, and negatives into JPEG images on a data CD or DVD. With a 24-hour turnaround time for many orders, memories are speedily preserved until the inevitable day when DVDs are replaced by high-resolution cave drawings.
Trek Bicycle Store supplies weekend warriors and casual cyclers with a stable of sleek bikes. Plant your posteriors on one of three bike models: the Kaitai, equipped with a Shimano Acera eight-speed drivetrain; the Pure Sport, a comfy ride tricked out with a low stance and wide saddle; or the 7.2 FX, a fine-tuned machine boasting eight speeds and a hydroformed frame. Rentals include a helmet and a map, which identifies local points of interest such as the Riverwalk and highlights cardio-stimulating trails and scenic potholes.
After surviving brain cancer, Jim Hangstefer founded Nature’s Finest Nutrition to promote the curative properties of a healthy lifestyle aided by natural supplements. Shelves lined in vitamin and herbal supplements complement myriad natural deodorants, soaps, and lotions, which enhance physical well-being without toxins such as adamantium. Alternative-remedy specialists assert that milk-thistle combination ($36.40) helps maintain healthy liver function, and DHEA supplements ($35.25) may replenish squandered vigor levels. Customers can placate frazzled nerves with the help of Nutri-Calm ($34.45), or nourish the body's outer membrane with a Skin Detox ($35.25). Like slipping into a hot tub filled with local anesthesia, IF Relief ($32.95) can soothe the tension of inflamed musculature.
Boutique Couture sheaths brides and beauties of all types in designer gowns and special-occasion couture. Its designer gallery outfits elegant ladies, fashion-forward teens, and fashion-forward pod-person imposters in prom dresses ($240–$500), cocktail dresses ($230–$500), and evening gowns ($300–$550). Party-goers can complement dresses, jean skirts, or tuxedo capris with accessories ($30–$200) including décolletage-decorating necklaces, elegant earrings, and headpieces. For option-two opters, to-be brides and incredibly overdressed blind daters can peruse bridal gowns ($800–$2,000) from Allure, Jasmin Couture, and Nicole Miller, while their bridesmaids and maternal figures try on bridesmaid dresses ($135–$280) and mother-of-the-bride frocks ($190–$600).
Grafe Studio's efflorescence features a variety of flowers for all occasions, radiating a kaleidoscope of color and sense-pleasing scents. With flowers flown in from Ecuador, Columbia, Australia, the Netherlands, and regional bloom-harvesters, a staff of well-trained floral designers works closely with each customer to create their ideal arrangement. Build a resplendent bouquet for a first date, birthday, anniversary, or to celebrate winning the championship in a head-banging tournament. Jazz up the event with a bunch of alstroemerias, carnations, daisies, or cushion mums ($0.75/stem), and mix in a mass of golden craspedias, eryngiums, limoniums, and statices ($1/stem). Grafe Studio houses a wide selection of flowers, including the green ringing Bells of Ireland ($1.25/stem), long-stemmed roses ($1.50), blue hydrangeas ($2.99), exotic Oriental lilies ($3.50), and hybrid lilies ($2.50)—a scientifically stunning cross between a lily and an electric car.