Stores of one product in Moscow are still a rarity. As a rule, they are opened by individual entrepreneurs or small friendly circles of interest. Life around found seven such places.
Goods: condoms, lubricants, souvenirs
Myasnitskaya, d. 16 (entrance from Krivokolenny lane).
The recently opened shop on Myasnitskaya instantly became a city attraction. And no wonder: no Moscow sex shop offers such a choice of contraceptives. It is hard to imagine where else to find condoms with the names "Deep Bomb", "Seventh Heaven", "Prayer of the Virgin", "Royal Express", "Devil's Tail" and the like, no less bold. There are almost thirty types of condoms in the store, including glowing in the dark, female and "with antennae", as well as lubricants and souvenirs. You can also buy your favorite product on the website.
"Gallery of music"
Item: Vinyl Records
"Gallery of music"
Butyrsky Val, 2 (intersection with Lesnaya St.), 2nd floor.
The Music Gallery is one of the most famous vinyl stores in Moscow, especially appreciated by the Beatles: here is the largest selection of The Beatles records. Also in the assortment - all the classic rock: Led Zeppelin, The Doors, Black Sabbath and the rest, as well as ABBA, blues, jazz. The records are mostly of old release, but in excellent condition, not worn. Vinyl costs from 600 to 1,500 rubles. However, there are special boxes (there are records of 395 rubles) and collection issues, the price of which is sometimes measured in tens of thousands.
Item: Woven String Bags
st. Tverskaya, d.17
from 10:00 to 22:00
This is not the first year that a shop with nostalgic woven string bags on Tverskaya has attracted the attention of both Muscovites and tourists. Holds her project "Avoska gives hope." All goods are made blind, and all proceeds are spent on helping them. In addition, the string bag is an environmentally friendly replacement for disposable plastic bags. The store sells string bags of several modifications and all the colors of the rainbow. The simplest, made of artificial silk, will cost 290 rubles. There are also shoulder bags with leather handles from designer Maxim Sharov, they are more expensive - 490 rubles.
"Pasta and brushes"
Item: Toothbrushes and Toothpaste
"Pasta and brushes"
24th km of the Moscow Ring Road, Kashirskoye Shosse (Vegas shopping center);
In the summer, two points opened at once in Moscow where you can buy professional oral care products. The first “Pasta and Brushes” kiosk started operating in Vegas shopping center in early July and instantly got regular customers, the second one was opened literally a couple of weeks later at the “Bottle”. They sell colorful Curaprox brushes with 5,000 bristles, laser ultrasonic machines for 5,500 rubles, non-abrasive Enzycal pastes, Japanese nanotechnology Apadent pastes, alcohol-free pastes, tooth mousses and special rings for babies that just have their first teeth cut. Prices for brushes - from 350 to 5 500 rubles, for pastes - from 450 to 5 000 rubles.
Product: Polaroid cameras, cassettes and accessories
Per. Garden settlement, 9/1, office 10.
The store with the legendary Polaroid cameras opened in the spring in a small room on Chistye Prudy. In addition to the cameras themselves and interchangeable cartridges for them, they sell bags, frames for square photographs, boxes, photo books and other related products. In Wonderfoto you can find more than 30 Polaroid camera models, most of which were brought to Russia for the first time. The cheapest one will cost 2 thousand rubles, the price of rare copies reaches 15 thousand. A cartridge for eight frames costs 1,200 rubles.
Commodity: stringed musical instruments, harmonica, vinyl
st. Pokrovka, 3/7
“Ukuleleshnuyu” can hardly be called just a store - it is rather a music club where you can listen to songs with a guitar, have a cup of coffee and chat with friends. And at the same time, this is the first store in Moscow specializing in the sale of ukuleles. In addition to several dozen types of ukulele, they sell Kalimba, guitars, harmonica, and vinyl. The Ukuleleshnaya regularly hosts concerts, creative evenings, and music workshops. The store has a small bar with soft drinks and desserts.
Product: Saxophones, Flutes
st. Solyanka, 11/6, p. 1
The Maryachi store wandered from place to place for a long time, and most recently opened in the Solyanka club building, on the ground floor. He specializes in the sale of wind instruments: saxophones of all kinds, flutes, as well as accessories for them. A total of sixteen brands plus antique tools are represented. This explains the wide range of prices: there are saxophones for both 16 thousand and 250 thousand rubles. The store regularly holds lectures and master classes by musicians and teachers of music schools.