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2815 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA, US, 90404

  • Phone: (310) 828-5517
  • Fax: (310) 829-6084
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    » Doc's Ski & Sports

    If you are visiting sunny California anytime between September and May you will have a great time one-upping all those naysayers back home who can't believe it is possible to snow ski and water ski in the same day. Before you take all those pictures, visit this snow skiing expert first. These certified technicians carry all major bindings as well as all the big names in equipment, including Volant, Elan, Dynaster and Fisher. You will also find a full line of clothing and eye wear.

    2929 Santa Monica Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90404

    »The Pump Station & Nurtury

    Nurses Corky Harvey and Wendy Haldeman own this store that provides lactation counseling to nursing mothers, sells a large selection of nursing wear and baby items, and holds classes for new and expecting parents. The shop rents more electric breast pumps than anyone else in the United States. In addition, it sells books, baby carriers, bottles, bags, hats, pillows, swimsuits, toys and much more. This should be your first stop if you are a new or expecting mother, whether it's your first child or your fifth.

    2415 Wilshire Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90403

    »Compatto Yarn Salon

    Yarn store offering knitting and crochet supplies & classes.

    2112 Wilshire Boulevard
    Santa Monica, California 90403

    »Santa Monica Music Center

    You'll find all major brands of brass, woodwind, violin, percussion, and more at this music center that also features an on site repair facility.

    1901 Santa Monica Boulevard
    Santa Monica, California 90404

    »Dodd Art

    Fine art gallery featuring artwork by Artist/Owner - Dodd Holsapple, Hungarian Graphic Artist - Tibor Zala, Japanese Painter/Kimono Artist - Rue Ueda, and Italian Painter - Dafne Nesti. The gallery offers full framing services and archival preservation. Hardscape design, custom ceramic tile installation, and sculptural features are available. Also offers handpainted murals and custom finish wall covering.

    1650 Twentieth Street
    Santa Monica, California 90404

    »The Farms

    Located in the heart of Santa Monica, this place is a carnivore's delight. With the finest quality cold cuts and prompt and friendly service, it has been a welcome addition since the Fireside Market closed its doors after 35 years of business. Pre-ordering is suggested for your holiday requests, and everything is sold fresh, never frozen. Don't forget The Farms for all your summer barbecue needs—it is never a disappointment.

    2030 Montana Avenue
    Santa Monica, CA 90403

    »Co-Opportunity

    Off the beaten path, but always first-rate, this neighborhood organic market has made a name for itself among those seeking nutritional meals. Everything sold here is purely organic, and the crowds just keep coming. Great quality and reasonable prices are just two of the many reasons to shop at the Co-op. Meat, poultry, fish and a full-service deli make this market for needs of all occasions, while the produce is as nice as they come. Housewares, cleaning supplies and cosmetics are available as well.

    1525 Broadway
    Santa Monica, CA 90404

    »McCabe's Guitar Shop

    If you are new to the city this long-time nurturer will be your guitar's best friend. It welcomes musicians passing through and sticking around. It offers classes, will inspire you with concerts and energize you with free coffee. This is a friendly place and staffers will encourage you and make you feel at home. If you can't afford to buy an instrument you can rent one here. In the same spot since 1958, this venue has showcased everyone from Beck to The Blind Boys of Alabama to Kevin Eubanks to Richie Havens to-well, you could be next.

    3101 West Pico Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90405

    »Caprice

    French pastry chef Jean-Louis Kippelen creates fabulous French pastries and truffles. He makes outstanding wedding cakes that are popular with rich and famous brides who only want the best at their weddings. The truffles are out of this world as are all of the cakes, cookies and pastries in this shop. For more details call and fix up an appointment.

    3213 Pico Boulevard
    Santa Monica, CA 90405

    »Make Believe, Inc. Costumes

    Make Believe, Inc. is a costume sales, rental and design company. Costumes, hats, jewelry, crowns, masks, make-up, clown supplies, character glasses, and wigs are just some of what is available at Make Believe, Inc. Costumes.

    3240 Pico Boulevard
    Santa Monica, California 90405

    »California Map & Travel Center

    For all of your travel needs, stop by this store that carries over 30,000 travel items, including books, atlases, globes, and a variety of accessories.

    3312 Pico Boulevard
    Santa Monica, California 90405

    »La Partie

    For some people a memorable social event starts with an elegant invitation. If you want people to know not to miss your event, you'll want to visit this fine shop. Not only does it carry fine stationery, it also has an in-house calligrapher who will personalize your message and transform your invitation into a work of art. The store will also do your personalized place cards and even address your envelopes. Call for further details.

    1628 Montana Avenue
    Santa Monica, CA 90403
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