Learning a song on the ukulele. Buying a bass amp for a live show. Playing a newly learned song at a recital. The staffers at Music Masters welcome all forms of musical expression in their shop?s familial atmosphere. There, customers can indulge in a variety of tune-related activities, from gleaning the techniques needed to play a new instrument to purchasing guitar strings.
Whether she is soothing skin with facials, shaping brows with waxing services, or applying makeup for a special occasion, Meshelle Harris of Trés Belle Vous, located in Sunflower Salon, makes sure her clients feel pampered. Facial treatments, which are specially designed to combat dryness, acne, or aging combine relaxing steam and hot towels with advanced products from Botanical Science, which are also available for purchase. Other services include chemical peels and back treatments, which apply the principles of facials to backs, allowing ambitious spines to imagine themselves as windows to the soul.
Emblazoned with the names, logos, and colors of athletic battalions from professional leagues and universities, My Sports Rug's floor fanciers outfit domiciles with team pride. Fans can select the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, or college team logo and pattern of their choice to dress up a Stainmaster rug, which ties together rec-room decor and amply covers hatches to dungeons imprisoning opponents? mascots. All rugs consist of 100% Stainmaster nylon and ward off germs with antibacterial properties. A 10-year warranty ensures the carpets will last longer than most winning streaks or World Series curses.
Blanket America combines the production of high-quality and comfortable linens with a social mission to end extreme poverty. Through its unique Buy 1, Give 1 policy, Blanket America makes a donation for every product it sells. Peruse the online store to find colorful and cozy threads, such as a star-spangled blanket ($19.99) or cable-knit throw pillows ($31.49) to match a cable-knit Uncle Sam costume. Shoppers can also bedeck bed frames with a four-piece cotton sateen sheet set ($29.99) or face-dive into a 12-piece set of Egyptian-cotton bath towels, hand towels, and washcloths ($77.99) to sob uncontrollably into something super-soft and absorbent. Blanket America charges a flat rate of $5.95 for shipping orders up to $50 and $11.90 for orders $51 and up, and today’s Groupon can be used toward shipping. Blanket America also provides aid for families in need, at-risk youth, and women's shelters and recently spearheaded the Choose Haiti initiative, selling bracelets constructed from repurposed newspapers, magazines, and cereal boxes.
For $40, you get one month of “Violin Book I/II” lessons for adults (a $108 value). For $40, you get one month of "Pre-twinkle I" (for children aged 3–5) or "Pre-twinkle II" (for children aged 6 or older) violin lessons (a $108 value).
The dungeon masters within Evolution Gaming's dragon-haunted walls lord over not only a board-, card-, and model-game depot, but also a stadium that hosts campaigns, tournaments, and one-off games. Miniature battlefields both urban and rural might be rolled over by Flames of War tanks and infantry, or invaded by the elves, orcs, and humans of Warhammer. Aspiring game masters can peruse several walls of rulebooks before stepping into alternate worlds or eras of the past such as in Founding Fathers.