Want a fun way to spend a Saturday afternoon with your girlfriends? Check out these new shops in downtown Kent.
Melissa’s Antiques & Fancy Goods
406 W. Meeker St.
This charming downtown shop has a fun
assortment of antiques, collectibles, vintage items, laces and linens,
memorabilia, books, jewelry, oddities and "funky junque." Melissa
DeSalle, proprietress, started in the business in 1986 and loves sharing
her knowledge with customers, so stop in to say "hi" and see what
vintage treasures are looking for a new home.
Threads and Things Consignment Boutique
328 W. Meeker St.
If you love designer names and bargains, you will love Threads and
Things, the newest addition to West Meeker Street in downtown Kent. This
locally-owned shop has everything from designer dresses and shoes to
handbags and housewares, most in good or excellent condition and all
affordably priced. Shop on your own or book a private party and shop
with your friends!
The Purple Seed and Dressin’ Up Boutique
207 First Ave. South
This First Avenue store is actually two stores in one. On one half is
The Purple Seed and Sweetheart Clothing, featuring upcycled clothing,
including Seahawks dresses, and vintage clothing – think prom, girls! On
the other side is Dressin’ Up Boutique which offers clothing,
accessories, shoes and gifts for women and girls. Looking for something
for the sports fan in your life? They’ve got you covered with coasters,
earrings and other items featuring Washington sports teams. This combo
store has an eclectic mix of items, and a super fun vibe! Be sure to
include it in your next visit to Kent.