Alex asked yesterday: “hive mind, ISO a clock & watch repair shop to get this family heirloom working”
The early recommendations of which people are pretty passionate:
“Try the Old Clockworks in Rockville. They are great!”
“The Clock Shop in Vienna Virginia. Excellent service, scrupulously honest, and a decades old family business. Also, the room full of gorgeous grandfather clocks makes it worth going in just for that.”
“Highly recommend the repairs at Rodman’s (between Tenley and Friendship Heights) – the repair person has been reliable and honest every time and we have been going for many years. It’s located at a kiosk on the lower level.”
“You should probably hit up Tiny Jewel Box, who sells JLC watches, and see if they have recommendations.”
“There’s a watch/clock repair kiosk in wheaton mall, the fella there is a magician and can fix anything”
“Ecker’s clock and watch shop, Bethesda. Edward Compton.” (rec from the esteemed Gene Weingarten)
“Compton jewelers is fantastic”
“Eckers Clock & Watch Shop
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District Cutlery is celebrating their 10th and 11th anniversaries this week (we forgot last year) and offering customers 25% off all sharpening services. Walk-in service at Union Market is welcome or you can make arrangements for mail-in service on their website. Typical turn-around is less than an hour (but sometimes the queue gets long).
DMV’s professional chefs and passionate home cooks have trusted the District Cutlery with their knives for over 10 years. You can see pictures of their work @districtcutlery Instagram. They also specialize in sharpening styling shears, scissors and smaller garden tools and axes.
Girls in Gear is a Non-Profit that teaches girls age 5+ life skills through bike skills. We aim to get your girl to fall in love with herself, her friends, and her bike! Registration is open across the DMV for our eight-week program that starts the weekend of September 23rd. Programming runs for 90 minutes once a week on a weekend morning.
All abilities of riders – balance bikes, training wheels, two wheels, road-bike pros and everything in between – are welcome. We are non-competitive and focus on having fun no matter what your level of riding is. We pride ourselves in being a low-cost program and also have a no-questions-asked scholarship policy that includes bikes and helmets if needed.
DMV Sites Fall 2023:
LiLi The First FALL COLLECTION is so grand and exceptional, they needed two days to celebrate it.
Saturday – OPEN HOUSE, cookies and cocktails with newly arrived collections from Paris, Tokyo, Turin, Tel-Aviv and NY.
Sunday – MEET THE DESIGNER,