After visiting Madison Leather & Luggage, patrons might start planning an impromptu vacation. After all, the boutique's selection of luggage?crafted by makers such as Briggs & Riley and Tumi?is enough to make anyone dream of boarding an airplane for a holiday. Shoppers will find leather suitcases outfitted with features such as the CX expansion-compression system, a zipper-free design that expands bag capacity to fit more clothes, books, or other, smaller suitcases. There are comfortable travel pillows, too, and one-of-a-kind gifts such as jewel-encrusted headphones. The shop's customer service is as impressive as its product selection, with offerings such as complimentary gift wrap, shipping, and repairs.
Within Revolution Bike Shop’s warehouse storefront, expert mechanics true wheels and build bikes on the shop's floor in full view of customers, thus hinting at their mission to form an accessible and egalitarian community of bikers. In addition to showcasing their labors, mechanics collaborate with customers to design and build their dream bikes, and the staff sponsors a bike team and organizes weekend rides. They also help budding cyclists navigate the vast inventory of apparel and accessories and hone in on the ideal bike for leisurely weekend rides or high-speed ice-cream-truck chases.
The knowledgeable staffers at Planet Beauty stock the store’s shelves with enough top-quality beauty products to outfit a regiment of beauticians. Guided by experience as aestheticians, stylists, and makeup artists, they help guests navigate the roster of premium brands, which includes bad-hair-day-banishing products from Frederic Fekkai and Kérastase. Skincare potions from Dermalogica and Peter Thomas Roth clear facial canvases before applications of Smashbox blush brighten cheeks or Divaderme lash extender make eyelashes visible from orbit.
Founded in 1980, Music Mart has been serving San Diego's musical instrument needs for over 30 years. Now with Music Mart Online, our inventory of unique and boutique gear is available for viewing and purchasing worldwide. From sticks and strings to one-of-a-kind instruments, we have it all! Our collection of instruments and
Like many great inventions, the first ElliptiGO sprang from necessity. When co-inventor and former Ironman triathlete Bryan Pate could no longer run due to sports injuries, he turned to his friend and future business partner, Brent Teal, to help devise a low-impact exercise apparatus that he could use outdoors. The resulting machine, the ElliptiGO, combines the motion of an elliptical with the road-ready nature of a bicycle for an easy-to-use exercise device that’s been featured in The New York Times and Self.
At iRepair Global in Solana Beach, professionally trained techs repair all manner of Apple gadgets afflicted with a range of issues. Whether devices need a new home button, a new power button, or the screen is cracked because a beloved pet buried it in the garbage disposal, iRepair’s technicians swoop in to fix problems with speedy service while customers wait. They also specialize in complex procedures such as factory unlocks, data recovery, and replacing the front and back glass with customized color schemes. iRepair currently services the iPhone 3G, 3GS, 4, 4S, and 5, and the iPad 1–4 and mini.