1818 El Camino Real
Redwood City, CA 94063-2111
Phone: (650) 599-9636
Fax: (650) 369-6481
Come to Closet Factory and check out the custom designed closets, home-offices, pantries, wall units, laundry rooms and garages, built with design and functionality in mind. Just walk in with your requirements and let the expert staff take care of the rest. Different kinds of wood combined with the best of accessories are used to create these thoughtful designs. The elegantly designed units not only motivate you but also help you get more organized. So, how about an inspiring change at home?
Come to Feldman's to spend several hours swimming through seas of used books. It's a great place to find out-of-print books, and has an extensive science fiction collection as well as books in other languages. Ranging from Amoan, Tagalog, Zulu, Czech, and Indonesian books to French, Spanish, German, Russian, and Japanese literature you will find it all at Feldman's Books. Even if you're not looking for any book in particular, you're sure to find something unexpected and interesting to take home with you. Feldman's Books is like Aladdin's Cave for a book lover.
Kepler's Books is an independently-owned bookstore that has been featured on National Public Radio. Founded by peace activist Roy Kepler in 1955, it has become a landmark and a mainstay of Menlo Park. The selection is large, yet well-organized and easy to navigate. The staff is quite friendly and knowledgeable and meet-the-author events are also hosted quite frequently here. Check their website to find out when these events are happening.
Housed within Stanford Shopping Center, White House Black Market is a concept boutique known for its gorgeous designs. The place stocks whites and blacks - tops, dresses, skirts and even accessories offered here are all in shades of blacks and whites. Here you can choose from a wide selection of pretty dresses, jewelry, shoes and much more, at decent prices - all in monochrome, of course! The store employs a courteous and friendly staff that adds your splendid shopping experience. If you're looking for something subtle, classy and gorgeous, White House Black Market is probably where you'd find it!
Sigona's Farmers Market, despite its name, is not really a market but a family-managed grocery store. As opposed to large supermarkets, however, this place exudes an aura of a market as well as a local grocery. There are racks of organic produce, fresh vegetables and fruits, specialty nuts, herbs and seasonings, flowers, cheese, and rare wine and beer. Some of its merchandise includes balsamic vinegar, olive oil, avocados, watermelons, artichokes, kiwis, white corn, strawberries, cookies, radishes, cantaloupes and jams. Whether you are looking for nutritious food for the entire family or ingredients to host a dinner party, you won't be disappointed with this store.
La Baguette is a little, French bakery located inside the Stanford Shopping Center. This charming place is known for the range of pastries and desserts it offers. Freshly baked goodies like bread pudding, raspberry tart, hazelnut mousse, strawberry short cake, among many others line the shelves here. Also on offer is a selection of lunch and brunch preparations along with finger foods such as croissants, soups, sandwiches and quiches, to name a few. Although there are many restaurants and eateries within the shopping center, no one does it quite like La Baguette! So, drop in for a quick bite after a tiring shopping expedition.
It's impossible that you haven't shopped from Macy's at least once. This department store has outlets in practically every corner of the country, with this one in Palo Alto being one of them. Why venture out somewhere else when you can fulfill all your shopping needs under one roof? At this large store, you can shop for everything from garments for men, women and kids, fragrances and accessories, as well as home articles such as bedding, dinnerware, along with make-up, jewelry and luggage.
Housed within the Stanford Shopping Center in University South neighborhood, Express is a great place to shop when it comes to apparel and accessories for women. The store features a range of beautiful clothes - tops, tunics, pants, skirts, dresses and more. Best known for its trendy and timeless designs, this store also stocks a good collection of shoes, watches, handbags and beauty products, among other things. Also on offer is a limited selection of clothing for men along with belts, shoes, watches and such. Whether it's a good pair of formal trousers you've been hunting or a cute little dress for an upcoming party, Express will present you with a plethora of options.
If you're tired of all the plastic furniture at Ikea, and wish for something more refined but not substantially expensive, then a visit to Crate & Barrel is imminent. Located in the Stanford Shopping Center, this store is quite spacious and features a plethora of furniture and home decor articles, right from chairs and coffee tables, to bar stools, beds and desks, along with a range of mattresses, sheets, pillows and more. One can also find kitchenware such as glasses and mugs, plates, bowls and casseroles, as well as appliances such as blenders, coffee makers and knife sets. This store also houses an extensive collection of rugs.
The Paris Baguette bakeries are located all across Bay Area, and they're quite famous for the range of delightful baked goodies they offer. Offering awesome high-quality cakes and pastries, Paris Baguette serve a range of freshly baked country breads, croissants, bagels and many more. The use of top-notch ingredients is evident in the sublime taste of offerings from Paris Baguette. Apart from these lovely treats, the place offers a selection of hot and cold beverages along with a variety of sandwiches and such. Located on University Avenue, their Palo Alto outlet makes for a great spot to stop by for a quick snack or lunch.
Family owned and operated since 1903, this florist shop is Palo Alto's oldest and best florist and it creates the finest floral and garden arrangements for all occasions. They carry a fine selection of orchid plants, exotic flowers, and house and garden plants, as well as great gifts in fine crystal, stuffed animals, dried swags, and wreaths.
American Apparel is 'THE' place to shop for the coolest and trendiest wardrobe basics like cotton tees, simple dresses, colorful jeans and tops and a bevy of accessories ranging from hosiery to jewelry to nail polish. The staff is always dressed to look like they were yanked straight from the AA catalog and are usually young, college coeds. For the most part, the store is reasonably priced compared to higher-end labels but the materials used are all American-made and mostly cotton-based.