Specialty Stores

Discovery Shop – American Cancer Society
Long Business Description

With stores throughout California, American Cancer Society Discovery Shops help support the fight against cancer through the sale of high quality, gently used, donated merchandise. For over 40 years, the Society has owned and operated these specialty resale stores, featuring items such as clothing, accessories, jewelry, furniture, artwork, antiques, collectibles, and other household items.

Business Phone Number
(650) 949-0505
Business Address
243 Main Street
Los Altos
94022
Hours
Monday – Saturday 10AM to 5PM
Donations by Appointment
Gourmet Works
Business Name
Long Business Description

Gourmet Works has a 35+ year history in Los Altos and features handcrafted artisan chocolates, specialty foods and unique gifts for almost any recipient and occasion! Our goal is to be the go-to shop for artisan chocolate, specialty food items, and unique gifts (for yourself or others). Stop by our downtown Los Altos location to find that perfect gift (and treat yourself to a delicious chocolate treat while there)!

In addition to our delicious selection of locally made gourmet chocolates, we also offer many unique items including:

Specialty jams, dressings, mustards, aolis, sauces, and spreads from Stonewall Kitchen
Custom cutting boards from Maple Leaf Designs
Serving items from Arthur Court, Nambe, and others
Giftware from Mud Pie and others
Health and Beauty items from Olivina, Michele Designs, and others
Unique décor items
Fun aprons and hand towels
Custom gift baskets
Seasonal items
and much more!

Stop by our Downtown Los Altos location to find that perfect gift (and treat yourself to a delicious chocolate treat while there)!

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
650-941-1110
Business Contact Email
Business Address
334 Main Street
Los Altos, CA
94022
Hours
Mon-Sat 10:30AM to 6PM
Sun 10:30AM to 5PM
iChakras
Business Name
Long Business Description

iChakras is a Chakra Healing and Meditation Center focused on bringing you to your fullest potential.

iChakras uses a very advanced approach to wellness which is a whole new level of Chakra Balancing! We track our clients brainwaves and biofeedback during a meditation, or chakra balance which has allowed us to unlock the chakras and see the real benefits of spiritual healing, and meditation. We are taking all of the vagueness and intimidation out of the healing experience. We will create a clear path towards your goals & ensure that you reach them in your Mind, Body & Spirit.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
(650) 797-8077
Business Address
398 Main Street
Los Altos
94022
Hours
Tues. – Sat. 11AM – 7:00PM
Los Altos Tasting Room
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Located on Main Street in Downtown Los Altos, the Los Altos Tasting Room by Byington Vineyard & Winery, is a combination of wine shop, tasting room, and event space. We offer a contemporary setting with a high tech feel.

Byington Vineyard & Winery is a fully operational vineyard and winery within the Santa Cruz Mountains American Viticultural Area (AVA). The gem of the Santa Cruz Mountains, Byington sits on 95 mountainous acres surrounded by redwood forests with a view to the Monterey Bay. We produce award-winning Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Chardonnay wines and other exciting varietals that highlight the diversity of Northern California.

Our high quality, small production wines come from our Estate vineyards: 8 acres of premium Byington Estate Pinot Noir in the Santa Cruz Mountains and 36 acres of ultra premium Tin Cross Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, and Petit Verdot from Alexander Valley (Sonoma County). We purchase additional varietals from select vineyards for an expansive array of wines.

We focus on growing and producing premium wines, farmed sustainably using biodynamic growing methods. The wines are handcrafted with focus on natural fermentation methods from handpicked grapes.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
408-354-1111 ext. 4
Business Contact Email
Business Address
366 Main Street
Los Altos
94022
Hours
Wednesday & Thursday – 2:00-6:00pm
Friday-Sunday – 2:00-7:00pm
Monday, Tuesday – CLOSED
Maria’s France-Italy-England
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For over 40 years Maria’s has developed a reputation as the place for original antiques and authentic products from France, England and Italy. Known for an incredible selection, unique style and amazing inventory, Maria’s is a destination for many interior designers, stylists and DIY home decorators. 

Considered “a designer’s secret” by many,  Maria’s specializes in French Faience, beautiful French country fabrics, hand painted Italian majolicas, period antique furniture and more accessories than you can imagine.  With many pieces made exclusively for Maria’s by the best French and Italian artisans, bringing home authentic and unique treasures has never been easier.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
650-941-9682
Business Address
393 Main Street
Los Altos, CA
94022
Hours
Monday through Saturday: 10:30 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday: 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Nature Gallery
Business Name
Long Business Description

Nature Gallery, featuring “nature as a work of art”, displays products made of minerals and fossils.
The items in the gallery all have a geologic story to tell and help us maintain perspective in the crazy, fast-paced world in which we live.
Specialty items include tiny magnetite crystals for kids, a wine bar made of 400 million year-old fossils, museum-quality meteorites, Native American Zuni carvings, and 220 million year-old petrified wood tables. Explore one of a kind jewelry designed by local and internationally known artists, including the 87Rocks Collection by Nature Gallery’s Carol Garsten. Nature Gallery was established in 1987 and moved to Los Altos eight years ago from Palo Alto.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
(650) 327-8700
Business Contact Email
Business Address
296 State Street
Los Altos, CA
94022
Hours
Wednesday-Saturday 11-6
Sunday 12-5
Other times by appointment: carol@nature-gallery.com
Needles Studio
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Business Genre
Long Business Description

Needles Studio is a modern sewing boutique and workshop. We offer a well-curated selection of high quality fabric, sewing supplies and craft kits, as well as a variety of creative workshops.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
650-521-0791
Business Contact Email
Business Address
334 State Street, Suite 101
Los Altos
94022
Hours
Opening soon!
Sleep365 – Silicon Valley
Long Business Description

SLEEP365 Silicon Valley is nestled in the charming downtown district of Los Altos. Grab a bite for lunch at Tre Monti then stop in for your afternoon nap!

SLEEP365 Silicon Valley Features:

– SLEEP365 brand mattresses, toppers and bedding (exclusive in-store offerings)

– Naturepedic brand baby & kid’s mattresses, adult mattresses, toppers and bedding

– Cozy Earth brand bamboo and silk luxury bedding

– Platform beds

– Adjustable bases

Business Phone Number
(408) 479-7050
Business Address
222 Main Street
Los Altos
94022
Tal Palo
Business Name
Long Business Description

Tal Palo is a hybrid café and shop with an ever-welcoming experience influenced by the nostalgic flavors and memories of México. Rooted in the value of family and culture, Tal Palo seeks to share the authenticity of Mexican traditions through great food, the arts, hospitality, and the warmest service. The café will have a retail space for carefully selected goods such as clothing, ceramics, art, jewelry, and grab-go meal kits.

Business Website Address
Business Address
149 Main Street
Los Altos
94022
Hours
Opening soon!
Uncommon Threads
Business Name
Business Genre
Long Business Description

This craft store offers yarn, supplies & books, plus knitting & crocheting classes at all levels.

Business Website Address
Business Phone Number
650-941-1815
Business Contact Email
Business Address
293 State Street
Los Altos, CA
94022
Hours
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10AM–8PM
Wednesday 10AM–6PM
Thursday 10AM–6PM
Friday 10AM–6PM
Saturday 10AM–5PM
Sunday 12–5PM