Prism Magic Clothing and Imports adorns garments imported from Thailand with bright, machine-washable tie-dye color. Adult tie-dye shirts swathe torsos up to a 6XL in bold patterns such as toadstools, hearts, and silhouette portraits of Babe Ruth ($20+). Cover up the scent of a limberger factory with sticks of fragrant incense ($1.50+) or outfit a small, friendly cheesebot in a kids' tie-dye shirt ($15). This Groupon can also be used toward tie-dye ($25) or sewing ($40) classes to help students pursue their own projects with DIY derring-do, whether they're hand stitching a piñata cover or tie-dying the sails that will finally make their Winnebago seaworthy.
Sierra Shading Solutions outfits homes with custom screens, blinds, and awnings. During in-home consultations, specialists call upon more than 25 years of experience to offer aesthetic suggestions and determine energy-saving solutions to take advantage of nearby stars. With exterior shading options such as retractable patio awnings and solar screens, Sierra Shading Solutions helps beautify outdoor lounging areas. Traditional interior treatments include wood blinds and roman shades, which allow homeowners to let in gradual amounts of natural light so as not to render reading lamps entirely obsolete.
For more than three decades, The Garden Spot's knowledgeable staff has been helping to pair gardeners with the soil amendments, nutrients, and organics best suited to their projects. From among their verdant inventory, they can provide information on flowering shrubs or shade, fruit, and evergreen trees, or help customers locate yard art that best accentuates their minimalist blade of grass. A fourth-generation landscaping and maintenance staff further abets homeowners in their quest for picturesque surroundings, and instructors bestow useful tips during a range of gardening classes.
Kadam Glass takes novice art students and helps them become veteran glasswork artists. The studio's team of resident and visiting artists leads classes on fused glass, stained glass, and enameling and teaches crafters of all skill levels how to weave wires or create beach landscapes out of mosaic pieces. Regardless of what area of glasswork guests are interested in, Kadam Glass is equipped with the tools and space to help them.
Arms To Bear's NRA-certified instructors?led by Kevin Roth, an NRA-certified chief defensive firearms instructor?teach more than 10 specialized classes. Placing emphasis on personal safety and home protection, the courses range from basic pistol shooting to the three-part advanced defensive handgun session. The law enforcement-certified facility also features a LaserShot training system.
As an offshoot of Sierra Trading Post, Derailed.com holds fast to the same business model as its parent company: bargaining with top brands to procure overstocks at heavily discounted prices. But like a youngest sibling taking up juggling cats, it strives to differentiate itself from its older counterparts. It stands out with a youthful vibe thanks to skate, surf, and SUP apparel and the staff's laid-back attitude. They'll happily answer questions and make recommendations on their throngs of camping gear, running shoes, collegiate attire, and bicycle accessories from brands including Hurely, Billabong, and Teva. Though their merchandise boasts an average discount of 48% off the retail value, shoppers can save even more—customers receive a $10 coupon when they sign up for emails, and clients of the Give & Go Referral program get a $20 egiftcard when the friend they referred uses their own $10 email coupon.