The Escape’s shelves are loaded with a multitude of gifts, crafts, jewelry, pottery, and handmade pieces that cater to the full spectrum of shopper personalities. Consider gifts for $25 or under, such as a stamp collector made of cherry wood ($19) or longhorn coaster made of slate ($8 each), or sort through a collection of nightlights to find a stylish solution to your nyctophobia. Prepare for next Valentine's Day by checking the jewelry section and surprising your sweetie with a pewter horny-toad pin, which can also double as a pet if you’re allergic to pets ($12). Visitors unaware of their fated purchase can ask a friendly staff member for help or wander the aisles searching for ways to enhance kitchens, desks, the outdoors, and more.
Adams Gifts & Home Décor unlocks a treasure chest of gift-worthy candles, lamps, and fragrances. Light up a loved one's dark secrets with a Texas-made 15-ounce comfort candle, which shoves the olfactory system into overdrive with more than 40 fragrances, including pumpkin bread, apple strudel, mint julep, and citrus grove ($18). When filled with the proper ambrosial liquid, the Essential Clear Round Lamp crushes odor armies and purifies every whiff that's taken ($42.95, fragrance oil not included). Lampe Berger Oil keeps your lamp burning long into the future with a choice of more than 40 air flavors, such as summer rain, winterwood, fresh eucalyptus, and Atlantic tides ($18.95).
Since 1977, Factory Mattress Sales has helped patrons create comfortable sleeping environments within their homes. At locations throughout Austin and San Antonio, they stock mattresses crafted by trusted brands ranging from Sealy to Simmons to Tempur-Pedic. Shoppers can peruse beds with features including Beautyrest pocketed coils, temperature-regulated surfaces, or memory foam that records imprints of dreams, and they can also find items such as bed frames and pillows.
Selection isn't the only reason to visit Factory Mattress Sales. A 111% price guarantee undercuts competitors' pricing, and a 366-night comfort guarantee allows patrons to test out beds for more than a full year. Extensive background checks ensure that the delivery drivers who chauffeur beds to homes are careful and courteous.
FirePit Ceramics is an Austin pottery gallery/studio specializing in adult and child clay classes. Our goal is to offer superior customer service to our valued clientele and create a fun, safe, productive environment for all to enjoy. Our professional gallery features the work of our Head Potter, and we pride ourselves on
During the two-hour Intro to Jewelry course at Sea of Beads, pupils cover the basics of appendage ornamentation, learning how to manipulate the various tools, stringing materials, and findings. After mastering the basic loop and coil, arty apprentices will be able to create a single-strand necklace or bracelet, a simple pair of earrings, or a suit of armor fit for duels on the red carpet. Though the instructor provides necessary wire, crimps, and implements, students should purchase bead provisions prior to tutelage—Groupon customers get 10% off class materials at the Sea of Beads boutique. Amidst glistening cascades of stringable gems, semi-precious stones clink against pearls and Czech glass sparkles beside aged Cheerios. Check the Sea of Beads calendar for a schedule of upcoming class times.