Athena Salon & Day Spa 222 Berkeley St, Boston, MA02116 Athena Salon & Spa is an Aveda Salon conveniently located on Boylston Street in Boston's Back Bay. Athena Salon…More offers cuts, color, styling, manicures and pedicures as well as facials, waxing and massage. This mid-size luxury salon is the only Aveda salon in the Back Bay, which means it offers not only creative and cutting-edge style but is also a salon that cares for the world we live in.
On Boylston Street, Back Bay Yoga is a 5,000-square-foot yoga studio offering guests fun and challenging classes…More taught by dedicated teachers. Beginners and experts alike are welcomed to take off their shoes, de-stress and practice several styles of yoga or take yoga-influenced classes.
Back Bay Yoga offers newcomers 14 days of yoga for only $25. No mat? Don't worry. You can rent or buy one at the studio. Community classes are offered for only $5 and all classes offered at Back Bay Yoga are drop-in, no registration required.
With the hustle and bustle coming from the 3rd floor of 8 Newbury Street, it's easy to see that I Soci is one of the…More most happening places in Back Bay. It's not just a salon; it's a place to be. Owners Drew and Melissa Gullotti are continually partnering with local artists, musicians, restaurants and other businesses to organize neighborhood events and create new projects. They even recently collaborated with local band The Future Machine to make a short film that screened at the SXSW Film Festival. But at the end of the day, I Soci is still about hair.
The team of young, extensively-trained stylists working here can do a diverse range of styles, as well keratin treatments, color, eyebrow shaping and bridal work.
American Apparel 222 Newbury St, Boston, MA02116 Although American Apparel began in Canada, the company has evolved into a worldwide phenomenon with roots firmly planted…More in the United States. The store sells clothing and accessories for men and women, and all products (proudly displayed in the storefront) are all manufactured in America. American Apparel's ties to the U.S. are not only economic, but also moral: they've advocated repeatedly (and amid much publicity) for immigration and gay rights. The company's latest project is "California Select," wherein American Apparel's "taste-makers" search far and wide for retro chic vintage and vintage-style clothing. This Back Bay location is on Newbury Street near The North Face and Steve Madden, up a short flight of stairs.
Kim's Fashion Design 245 Newbury St, Boston, MA02116 At Kim's Fashion Design, customers get to design their own clothing. If you have an idea or even just a picture of…More something you've always wanted to wear, designer and tailor Kim Pham can bring it to life. Accommodating men, women, and children, Kim and her team can customize clothing and accessories in any style, traditional or contemporary, casual or formal. They have been particularly successful with bridal wear, Chinese and Vietnamese dresses, and kimonos. Kim's Fashion Design originally opened in Boston's Chinatown in 1990 but has called Back Bay home for more than ten years now. With another location at Copley Place, this Newbury Street boutique just opened and features a number of ready-made pieces that can be customized to your specifications
Kim and her husband Minh came to America after enduring many hardships in war-torn Vietnam. With hopes of living the American dream, they built a business around Kim's expert sartorial skills and keen sense of fashion. They have since become one of the most prestigious tailor shops in Boston. They've done numerous weddings, as well as special events for iconic organizations like the Boston Symphony Orchestra. One of their most challenging jobs to date was a collection of period costumes for the Newport Mansion in Rhode Island.