J. LaMore offers a stylish selection of award-winning dresses, tops, accessories, and more at its online and brick-and-mortar locations. Don a one-shouldered Susana Monaco ruffle dress ($302) to protect one shoulder from the elements while fashionably ignoring the other. A chainmail-inspired “cherish” necklace by Sophie & Olivia ($85) drapes over modern-day Joans of Arc decked out in Lilla P pleated tops ($80). Cover goose-pimpled legs with B. Ella opaque tights ($15) while a LinQ snake print dress ($168) warms a shivering frame. An online look book helps shoppers harness new trends and rock them like stylish hurricanes. Two Groupons will snag a Soul Revival cardigan jacket ($140); buy online and it will travel to you with free shipping.
Owned by master supple-mentor Ray Yingling, Vita Source operates under a philosophy of giving only the highest-quality vitamins to its clients. Feel the strength of 30 miniature Minotaurs with the Life Force multivitamin ($42.99 for three-month supply), or lube up your brain functions with omega-3 fish oil ($34.99 for four-month supply). For bodybuilders looking to expedite the expansion of muscles legally, Vita Source slings whey isolate ($34.99 for two-month supply). The vitamin shop also offers local residents a variety of herbs and sports supplements.
Since the 1950s, Wingra Boats has outfitted groups and individuals for treks along the serene, wake-free Lake Wingra with their fleet of water vessels. Starting out with a small squad of canoes, the company has grown to include more than 100 canoes, kayaks, paddle boats, rowboats, and standup paddleboards. In addition to supplying rentals, the staff keep limbs limber with yoga?performed on dry land or atop paddleboards?and strengthens cores with standup paddleboard lessons. Youngsters get in on the action during Camp Wingra sessions, where they learn to cast, reel, and ask fishes for any seven cards, or paddle and play aboard kayaks and canoes. The staff also lead guided tours and birding expeditions, and tuck vessels away in a private boat marina and storage facility.
Welcome to Mr. Handyman of Western Dane County where professional, safe, reliable handyman service for your entire "To Do" list is just one call away. That's why local residents choose our professional handymen, who specialize in ALL major and minor home and commercial repairs over an independent handyman.
Since 1983, Monroe Street Framing has been sheltering frameless photos and works of art from quality-diminishing elements using custom-made molding and an array of framing services. With 43 years of combined preservation practice, the owners and staff possess plenty of creative expertise and craftsmanship to tend to any project, such as framing historic WWII memorabilia, nostalgic sports keepsakes, and dishonest maps. While poster framing can start as low as $35, the average ticket ranges from $150¬–$200 for larger projects. Each custom-framed piece protects family portraits and commemorative space dolphin posters with an intergalactic lifetime guarantee.
Mannequins make wonderful pets because they quietly flaunt the latest fashions and don't need bones to love you unconditionally. Earn their ardor with today's Groupon: for $30, you get $60 worth of apparel, accessories, and more at Twigs on Monroe Street.
Twigs stocks a carefully curated collection of apparel, jewelry, and accessories from a variety of designers. High-end threads of Anna Sui, Rag and Bone, and Nanette Lepore fill racks next to trendy dandifiers, costume jewelry, and accessory accessories. Pick up a variety of USA-manufactured wardrobe staples from Splendid, including the sheer simplicity of a vanilla layering tank ($48) and coal-hued stretch leggings ($55). Bedazzle your soul sack with jewelry from AV Max, such as a deep-blue wooden bangle ($30) accented by brass rivets or a pair of vivid orange and red dangle earrings ($30) for lobes that do more than support attention-hogging ear canals.
Twigs is staffed by friendly and discerning retail professionals, so if you're uncertain about anything, from the best look for a beach party to the right purse to match your gigantic pigeon costume, simply inquire while perusing their stock of classic and trendy accoutrements. There are even a handful of items for sale that operate on an oft-overlooked member of the sensory staff; re-scent your homestead with a blackberry basil candle by Votivo ($25) or repopulate your skin smells with notes of blood orange from Stella solid perfume ($30) by Tocca.
Three Yelpers give Twigs a perfect five stars:
- This place is top of the line, even with all the great stores that are in Chicago. They have a great selection and beautiful jewelry. – Cara R.
- Top notch service - the crew was extremely helpful - they quickly welcomed me, asked if they could help with anything, and pointed me in the right direction. – Steve L.