|White Rabbit Boutique
529 Main Street
Martinez, CA 94553
(located in the historic Martinez downtown - "Discover the Charm")
"A little bit of Berkeley, a little bit of Santa Cruz, and something in between"
529 Main St.: Dragon statues,
Wicca bumper stickers, essential
oils and incense give this boutique
a mystical vibe. Multicolored
tie-dyed T-shirts, trendy camisoles
and belly-dancing costumes offer
fun items to try on. Owner Anne
Mobley takes the time to chat with
customers and make them feel
welcome. (925) 229-1900.
This article appeared in the SF Chronicle. "96 Hours" section on December 14, 2006. White Rabbit Boutique
was one of the seven featured businesses.
Main Street, Martinez
Stephanie Wright Hession
Thursday, December 14, 2006
"The look of Main Street probably hasn't changed much since Joe DiMaggio's birth in Martinez in 1914, and that's part
of its appeal. With buildings dating to the 19th century and rows of redbrick storefronts, there's a comfortable familiarity to
it. It's a street where the unhurried pace and the easygoing nature of the people here encourage meandering."
CONTRA COSTA TIMES READERS VOTED WHITE RABBIT BOUTIQUE "THE BEST PLACE TO FIND A UNIQUE GIFT' -
ARTICLE APPEARED IN THE PLEASANT HILL RECORD SECTION ON JANUARY 10, 2007 - TEXT OF ARTICLE FOLLOWS:
Best place to find a unique gift -- White Rabbit Boutique in Martinez
The reason behind the name of Anne Mobley's White Rabbit Boutique is simple. "When I was a kid, there was a song by
Jefferson Airplane called "White Rabbit," said Mobley. "I loved it then and love it now."
Her Main Street boutique, just like the song, takes people back to the glorious, free-spirited 1960s.
"It's nostalgic -- a little bit of Berkeley, a little bit of Santa Cruz, and something in between," said Mobley, touting the slogan
for her shop, which carries a range of eclectic merchandise that made garnering the vote for best place to find a unique gift a
A sampling of items include gothic clothing, incense, oil lamps, candles, berets, jewelry, tribal decor, and safari, dragon, and
skull décor, as well as Grateful Dead merchandise, tie-dyed T-shirts suncatchers, birdhouses -- the list goes on.
For those looking for that hard-to-find gift, chances are, White Rabbit Boutique has it.
White Rabbit Boutique, 529 Main St., Martinez. 925-229-1900. www.whiterabbitboutique.net.