Comfort Suites - Near the Galleria
6221 Richmond Ave.
Houston, TX 77057
Phone: (713) 787-0004
Fax: (713) 787-0730
Bering's could be one of the city's most recognizable landmarks. For numerous generations, it has had a first-rate retail concept, carry an incredible mixture of high quality products to satisfy consumers. The inventory includes hard-to-find hardware, exquisite gifts, kitchenware, gourmet coffee, yard tools and even customized stationery. This is truly a one-of-a-kind store with a second location in another section of the city. There is a world (and houseful) of fun shopping awaiting you at either location.
You do not have to be rich to own a fine Swiss-made watch or time piece. You just have to take the time to visit Hal Martin's Time Pieces. The previously-owned pieces you will find here are in great condition and will save you hundreds of dollars, while still earning you the envy of your friends. Brand names that can usually be found include Rolex, Patek Philippe, Cartier and Frank Muller. If you find one you like and you want to spruce it up a little more, it can be embellished with some of the loose diamonds kept on-site. There is a beautiful bargain waiting for you and those you love.
You will find a little bit of Asia when you visit this popular Center For Asian Antiques Inc. The product range runs from rare collectibles to unusual stone figures. You will even find some interesting snuff bottles. Oriental furniture is popular today with antique hunters and people looking for unusual additions to their homes. The store also offers restoration and consignment appraisals. If you have any old items to sell, bring them along and you might end up richer than your ancestors.
If you are too much of a perfectionist when it comes to clothing, then Hamilton is the place for you. This family owned store has been in business for more than a century. They make made-to-order clothes and take care of the smallest of details. Finest Italian fabrics are used and your clothes are sewn onsite. Now, you can rest assured that your shirts will be ready in two weeks' time!
Mike Holsey opened this clothing store in 1972 for male professionals interested in tailored clothing. Shortly after writing The Success Image for businesswomen, he expanded to include a beautiful selection of women's clothing suitable for any office. Upscale selections also include an assortment of fashion-statement ties, made-to-measure business clothing, and formal wear for both men and women. A tie cleaning service is also available to assist with maintenance of your look.
If you are an outdoor lover and enjoy camping and hiking, this store will inspire you even more. The inventory includes gear to make your trip as enjoyable as is possible. You will find lightweight products from Snow Peak such as the Giga Power Stove along with fuel, lanterns and cooksets. Next time you are heading out to the Lonestar Hiking Trail, the Karankawa Trail, the Brazos River Trail System or anywhere else the wind takes you, plan a visit to this store first.
If you like the finest sterling silver jewelry in a variety of styles, visit the Treasure Island Jewelry Company. This is the perfect place to find that special gift or a nice trinket for yourself. You will find charms, necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings at or near wholesale prices. Besides good old-fashioned American craftsmanship, many items are imported from Italy, Thailand, China and Mexico. Call for a catalog or visit the store in person to experience the full effect.
The word Catholic comes from the Greek Katholikos, which means "universal." Evidently, the definition has some merit, because Veritas Catholic Books certainly is not just for Catholics. Well-stocked with religious literature and gifts, it appeals to anyone who enjoys informative and inspirational items. Besides Bibles, jewelry and greeting cards, you will also find Bible study programs, audiotapes, videos and a nice selection of Spanish language items. Take a leap of faith and stop in for some browsing.
Do not mosey in here looking for any leopard-skin or satin creations. Western hats done the cowboy (or cowgirl) way are the only hats you will find inside the walls of the Hat Store. Top brands include Stetson, Resistol and American. The inventory also includes a full line of belts and hat accessories. Started as a family business in 1915, the thriving shop is now owned by the grandson of the founder of the American Hat Company. The staff offers friendly service and hot cups of coffee while you wait for your hat to be custom fitted and shaped.
Jerusalem Halal Meats is one of the most interesting markets in all of Houston. Find the exquisite tastes and foreign styles of the Middle East in this large, yet densely-populated-with-products shop. Here, you'll find aisle after aisle of things you just won't find in your average store. Get traditional tea sets to serve your authentic cardamon tea. Or, try some fresh pita for your afternoon snacks; and top quality died dates and apricots. You can even get fresh goat meat if you're planning an adventurous meal.
If you are tired of having to buy unappealing clothes simply because they are the only ones available in your size, this store will revive your interest. This men's clothier features hand-tailored suits, slacks, sport coats and sportswear. Famous name brands include Tallia, Canali, Charles Jourdan, Burberry, Ike Behar, Versace and Pal Zileri. The shoe department includes Allen-Edmonds and Nike, among others, and the sizes range up to 17 wide. The friendly staff can help you find what you need.
It's so easy to be green these days - especially when forward thinking designers like Adeline Sung turn their eyes to creating beautiful clothing. Her mantra, “fashion with a conscience” is evident in every stitch of her modern, timeless, fashionable pieces made from environmentally friendly fabrics, such as Modal©, bamboo and cotton. There is nothing in how the fabric looks, feels and drapes to hint at anything less than the highest of quality material and attention to detail. From elegant gowns to sporty separates that can be mixed and matched, green never looked so beautiful.