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Where are you located?

We are in downtown Des Moines’ Western Gateway at the corner of 18th St. and Grand Avenue, across the street from WHO 13 and Central Campus. Our entrance is on Grand Ave.

 

Is the store handicap accessible?

There are no automatic doors, but we are happy to assist you however we can. There is elevator access to the lower level.

 

What is the parking situation?

Metered street parking is available on both Grand Ave. and 18th St. The parking meters accept coin and parking cards. Parking is 25¢ an hour Monday–Saturday. (If you arrive from the west, it is easiest for you to park on 18th Street.)

Is photography allowed in the shop?

Yes, we encourage it! We appreciate staging credit/tagging on social media when you take pictures at our shop. Professional photographers: Private shoots are available by appointment for a fee. Call us at 515-777-0667 for more information, or request an appointment here.

 

Can I bring my furry friend?

Service animals and well-behaved pets are allowed. Pet owners are responsible for any mess or damage caused by an animal.

Is there a public restroom?

No, sorry. The nearest public restroom is at the QuikTrip three blocks east.

Are food and drink allowed?

Not during the pandemic. (Typically, we allow drinks.)

Weren't you somewhere else before?

From 2012 to 2020, we were in the same building, but our entrance was on 18th St. While the building was renovated in 2020, we moved three blocks east to 15th and Ingersoll. In early 2021, we moved back to our original building. Now we're staying put!