Families First Daycare 465 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA02116 Teriera Putman, founder of Families First Daycare, opened her first home-based daycare in 1982 and never looked back.…More Located at 465 Columbus Avenue since 2007, Families First Daycare is situated in a convenient place for working parents in Boston to drop off and pick up their kids. The space bursts with color, and the staff is accommodating.
South End Eye 681 Tremont St, Boston, MA02118 South End Eye Care's board-certified opticians will be able to give you an eye exam and help you pick out a pair of…More frames; as their website states, "if you ask our expert opinion, we'll give it to you." Check out their site for more information on the brands they offer.
Avanti Studios 46 Waltham St Ste 208, Boston, MA02118 Avanti Studios is a photography and digital imaging studio located in South End. Avanti offers photography services for…More footwear, accessories, apparel and other products, as well as architecture and portrait photography and editorial pieces. Avanti works with both print and Web and offers pick-up and delivery service.
United State Post Office 59 W Dedham St, Boston, MA02118 This South End branch of the United States Post Office delivers mail, offers pick-up and drop-off services, ships…More packages, sells stamps, and more. From mailing that care package to getting a passport, it can all be done here.
Sarni Cleaners of Greater Boston Inc 677 Tremont St, Boston, MA02118 Part of a local chain of dry cleaners, this location offers services ranging from dry cleaning, same day and next day…More laundering and cleaning of just about any household textile, from drapery to duvet covers. Also, it offers home pick-up through the company website.
Tour de France 450 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA02118 This overflowing shop is filled to the brim with colorful textiles, table wares, furniture, fixtures and many other home…More items that were eclectically hand-picked by the owner, textile artist Sylvain Messe de Regnier. At Tour de France you will find both exquisite high-end goods as well as more affordable finds, all from France (without exception). With two floors piled high, there's no shortage of merchandise to peruse.
5 Star Laundry 565 Columbus Ave, Boston, MA02118 5 Star Laundry on Columbus Avenue definitely gives off 5 star service. With more than fifteen washers and dryers, the…More wait time is short. 5 Star Laundry offers both drop-off and pick-up. This Laundromat has a ten pound limit for clothing, as the washers and dryers are pretty large. It is open every day until 8pm with the last wash being at 6:45pm.
Q Optical 287 Newbury St, Boston, MA02115 Q Optical is run by Dr. Michelle Quinterro-Chica. This office offers customers full service eye care and an…More optical shop so you can receive your exam and pick up your new classes at one convenient location. Frames are available from leading designers and same-day service is available. Q Optical is located on Newbury Street between Gloucester and Hereford streets.
The French Cleaners 538 Tremont St, Boston, MA02116 The French Cleaners located on Tremont Street is one of two locations in the Boston area. With impeccable service, The…More French Cleaners strives to keep its customers happy. Alterations and leather cleaning are offered at this location, as well as pick up and delivery. The owner of both cleaners wants all customers to be happy when they leave, and if they aren't, they get their money back. You can be sure to get great service at both of their locations.
K9 Strolls Shop & Play 83 Pembroke St, Boston, MA02118 K9 Strolls Shop & Play offers daycare and personalized and individual dog walking for all breeds and can emphasize…More training as requested by the client. Service begins with an in-home consultation to get to know dogs and owners. Daycare services are available weekdays from 11am to 5pm, and include pick-up and drop-off services. Weekend and after-hours care are also available. The company also offers play groups, and provides in-house grooming services.
Meichi Peng Design Studio 460 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA02118 This is the design studio for the work of famed Boston interior designer Meichi Peng, combined with the newer Peng…More Furnishings. Together they occupy a large chunk of 460 Harrison's lower level. Peng works on both residential and commercial spaces and is known for her unique blend of form and function. The furnishings boutique features pieces she has cherry-picked from dealers and designers all over the world.
"Lekker" is the Dutch word for alluring, enticing, great, attractive and tempting. It is also the name of a…More housewares store on Washington Street that sells stark, minimalist housewares and furniture.
Lekker was one of the first upscale shops to open when the SOWA district began blossoming, and it has remained a popular neighborhood fixture. Featuring cherry-picked, funky furnishings and housewares from all over the world, Lekker is both elegant and surprisingly affordable. Owner Natalie van Dijk Carpenter is originally from the Netherlands but also spent time living in Paris and New York before coming to Boston; a worldly sensibility permeates the store.