Comfort Suites Harvey - New Orleans West
1611 Elton Court Road
Harvey, LA 70058
Phone: (504) 361-9110
Fax: (504) 361-9148
The motto at Storyville is "Wear Your Story." With the addition of Storyville Kids, little ones now have the opportunity to live by the same line. This Magazine Street specialty t-shirt shop stocks a variety of screen-printed apparel in locally themed designs. Infants can show their support for the Saints with a Who Dat Nation or gold fluer de lis onesie. In addition to showing local pride with Storyville Kids designs, toddlers and kids can rock t-shirts with cute cartoon designs. Grown-ups wanting to wear their story can wander down the block to the original Storyville New Orleans location. -Bethany Culp
Mayan Import Co. trades in Quality Cigars at reasonable prices. The company has expanded their selection of humidors, and will soon boast over 750 boxes for sales of singles.
Vintage style meets western fashion at Magazine Street's Sputnik Ranch. This boutique carries vintage clothes and vintage inspired Western Wear, and men's and women's cowboy boots for anyone looking to enhance their personal style. Looking for a one of a kind gift? Consider purchasing some of Sputnik Ranch's original artwork by Tim Biskup or Mitch O'Connell, jewelry by Virgin, Saints & Angels, or a tattoo inspired piece for the home by Jacqueline Thompson Tattoo Ceramics. Proud of their fine and far out styles, Sputnik Ranch also sells designer toy brands like Kidrobot Toys, Rock America, and Critterbox.
Sucré, translated to sugar in French, is aptly named for it succeeds in offering a sugar rush to its patrons. One of the most popular sweet shops in the city, it is known for its delectably tender macaroons available in almond, hazelnut, mocha and pistachio flavors. Shop for bars of homemade chocolate, cookies and tempting pastries to light up your day. The highlight of your experience would be the King Cake which is a specialty made during Mardi Gras each year.
New Orleans Knitwear boasts the title of First Mail Order Catalog in the Nation. Certainly a most well deserved notation for the upscale quality of the Ballin's Ltd. and Joan Vass line of apparel. The store says it offers styles for everyone from, teens to 70 year olds. Enter their store at Magazine street to be amazed with their collection of elegant tops, bottoms, ultra-cool accessories and sassy shoes. So come by to reinvent your wardrobe and create your own unique style!
If you are looking for a set of flatware or missing pieces to match what you have, then this is the shop for you. They feature hundreds of current and discontinued flatware patterns at below retail prices. If you can not find what you are looking for, then the friendly shop keepers are always willing to look for those hard to find pieces.
Pippen Lane is a children's emporium offering timeless designs in clothing, shoes, toys, furniture and linens. Since girls are 'sugar and spice and everything nice', you will not hesitate to pick and choose from such fine apparel as Tinkerbell by Posies, Helena and Harry Dress or Layette by Petit Elephant, just to name a few. For older girls, there are the more sophisticated Kenzo and Nicole Miller. Pippenlane also offers a great selection of toys imported from around the world. Many of these toys are imported from Germany's Steiff. The shop's furniture and linens are also of the highest quality and sure to please even the most discerning shopper.
Since New Orleans holds one of the best reputations as a party town, you never know when you might need the perfect outfit. Whether it is a costume for Mardi Gras or just a party dress, Ragin' Daisy is a good place to start—especially if you do not want to pay big bucks. Try taking a rummage through these vintage apparels that feature everything from western shirts from the 1940s to 1970s to prom dresses. Complement these elegant outfits with the chic accessories and you are ready to go!
Stand out with a few threads from this unisex shop, which houses vintage clothes with a twist. It's easy to get carried away at Funky Monkey, especially when you dig the “Swingers” look. Sort through heaps of garments; you are bound to wind up with an enviable ensemble if you know how to mix and match. Concert tees share shelf space with a few original designs, glittery '50s tops, flowery '60s skirts and '80s rock-styled rags. A few cheerful Hawaiian shirts and retro swimwear will appeal to the free-spirited. The store is always populated by peppy tourists and locals monkeying around with other stuff on display like wigs, handbags, stockings and shoes. If you should find yourself with a load of duds you are hesitant to wear in public, fear not—there's always Halloween!
This virtual flea market of upscale wares features ten antique dealers all under one roof. There are an assortment of items to choose from including clocks, furniture, music boxes, dolls, jewelry, porcelain and much more. You will find an exceptional collection dating back to the 18th and 19th Centuries of Europe, Asia and America. If you have not found what you are looking for in any of the other shops, then you might find it here. They have something for everyone.
Funrock'n is a store that offers as much fun to its customer as its name implies. This Magazine Street gift and novelty shop caters to adults who are young at heart with fun gifts, fashion accessories, costume pieces, and toys. Funrock'n also carries a large selection of iron-on transfers. Transfers include vintage designs, original designs, and designs that show off New Orleans spirit along with Saints themes for those want to support their boys in black and gold. - Bethany Culp
New Orleans residents and visitors with affection for the Big Easy can show their spirit with a snappy tee from Storyville Apparel. This local t-shirt retailer captures hearts with regionally inspired designs. Popular prints include the “K&B” logo, “Brad Pitt for Mayor,” and various fleur de lis designs. Most designs at Storyville Apparel are available in men’s and women’s styles. The shop also sells variety of onesies and children’s tees for their smaller fans.