1) Dava Boutique
2100 Dixwell Ave.
They carry Flax, and other lines that are so much better than typical department stores.
2) The Red Barn of Woodbridge
The recently-expanded New England Brewing Company is known in Connecticut for its boutique beers, marked by colorful and intricate can art. Now one of its unique labels has been recognized nationally.
Thrillist.com has chosen the Woodbridge brewery's Gandhi Bot, a double IPA, as one of its "coolest beer cans on the market." "It's hard to say what inspired this Connecticut company to decorate its cans with an image of a cyborg Mohandas, but we're guessing the 8.8% elixir had something to do with it," the...