Cosanti features handcrafted wind-bells and sculptures by artist Paolo Soleri. Ceramic, blended from Arizona clay, stoneware and water, form pieces that are cast-molded from a slip, hand carved with designs and finally kiln fired. Bronze bells have also been produced since 1959, using a sand-casting method. Purchase of any of these unusual and beautiful pieces helps support the resident artist. The building, an architectural wonder in itself, is a designated Arizona Historic Site making it a must visit attraction in Scottsdale.
Power shop at this exclusive destination mall. If you are looking for something specific, you will most certainly find it amongst the 225 retailers and food vendors here. The concierge desk offers personalized friendly service. Mall anchors Neiman Marcus, Dillard's and Nordstrom ensure an unparalleled shopping experience. Dine at the fabulous Kona Grill or, if you prefer, try Z Tejas Grill which offers a casual, Southwestern menu.
Dress like a millionaire but spend a tiny fraction of what they do at this high-quality recycled fashion center. One hundred percent cashmere sweaters, knee-high leather boots, and gleaming gold jewelry are just a taste of the treasures within. Indulge your senses with silk lingerie or sleek, velvet cocktail dresses. All items sold at High Society Resale Boutique are priced at rates lower than retail. The shop features a section on fine home decor as well with dishes, tableware, silver and crystal from some of the finest homes in the valley.
Gilbert Ortega's fine silver jewelry glitters in the hot Arizona sun. Turquoise and silver jewelry, kachinas and sand paintings are among the items included in this sprawling facility in Scottsdale. Being such a huge place, it attracts a lot of tourists visiting the city. If you have any particular item of jewelry on your mind, chances are you will find it here. Although the prices are a bit steep, all the native American pieces are original and also make nice souvenirs.
Frances has been one of Phoenix's favorite boutiques for years, having won the "best of" award several times since 2006. This fabulous little store carries all kinds of precious things, from jewelry and home decor to great fashion pieces. The boutique uses alot of its shelf space to stock goods from local artists and designers, so you can always know what you've selected is truly unique and not just off the rack of some big box store. A shopping trip to Frances is truly a unique experience, and thanks to the helpful and passionate staff, a personalized one as well!
Since 1974, Changing Hands has been providing the Phoenix Metro area with as many books as they could cram into their space. Having grown from the original store's 500 square feet, today's store is over 15,000 square feet of books, greeting cards and even a cafe/bar. The store also hosts events like book signings, readings and all kinds of other community events.
Circle K on West Chandler Boulevard is among the growing number of branches of its namesake chain. This convenience store is an ideal stop while fuelling your vehicle and satisfying your hunger pangs when on the road. Wash your car and browse through the neat aisles of this shop for food products, coffee, beverages and more. You will also find traveling tool boxes, first aid kits and items related to traveling.
Merchant Square Antique Marketplace is a treasure trove of some rare collectibles and curiosities in the heart of Chandler. The indoor antique shopping hub covers a massive area of 580,00 square feet (5388.3763 square meters) and stocks up an expansive collection of signs, vinyl records, retro clothing, memorabilia and vintage furniture, among other nostalgia. Nearly 250 sellers occupy its premises, which makes it one of the biggest antique stores of Arizona.
Fry's Food Store on West Ray Road is a part of The Kroger Company. This chain is among the biggest traditional grocery brands. Step into this store with a cart and head to their neat aisles filled with deli items, fresh produce, beverages, spices, cold cuts, ready-to-eats, grocery, dairy, flowers, pharmacy and much more. You are sure to buy more than you expected at this inexpensive shop.
It is a popular chain of retail stores for men's casual wear, branded formals and footwear in varied styles and large sizes. There are customized suiting options as well where you can give the right measurements and get a perfect fit suit. Appointments are required for personalized fittings. At regular intervals, the store displays mega deals on the available collection.