Find Something Special and Support Small Businesses in Alexandria

Looking to shop small and support independent businesses? Alexandria is the D.C. region's Shop Small Headquarters, full of independent boutiques dotting the King Street Mile, Del Ray's Mount Vernon Avenue and beyond. Find local shops offering curated selections of stationery, vintage barware, sustainable fashion and more, plus national favorites like Warby Parker and Patagonia. Learn about ways to shop online and enjoy options such as curbside pickup and delivery here.

Safety Reminders: Face coverings are required in Virginia at all indoor public places, except while eating, drinking or exercising. Face coverings are also required outdoors whenever 6 feet of physical distance cannot be maintained. Please bring a face covering with you whenever you go out. 

Additionally, boutiques are following state guidelines to limit occupancy for your safety and that of their staff. Please be prepared to briefly wait outside before browsing.

Old Town Boutiques Delight in fresh finds, from high end shoes and dresses to culinary tools and chic home décor, in a walkable, historically elegant setting. Learn More ›
Fashion Mix the latest trends with classic and eclectic pieces, all at your fingertips. Learn More ›
Beauty From cosmetics to hair supplies, these specialty stores will ensure you’re feeling great in your perfectly-moisturized skin. Learn More ›
Books Discover our independent bookstores in Old Town that offer author events, book clubs, weekly story time and more. Learn More ›
Gifts Take the fun with you! Bring your shopping experience back home to family and friends. Learn More ›
Jewelry From custom designs to vintage pieces to handcrafted items, find the perfect piece of jewelry to bring home for yourself or someone else. Learn More ›
Kids Who says style starts at a certain age? These boutiques have chic selections for the youngest members of the family. Learn More ›
Home Design Hailed a home design destination by The Washington Post, find furniture, textiles, artwork and statement pieces. Learn More ›
National Brands From Anthropologie to Warby Parker to Lululemon, Alexandria is also home to many of the brands you love. Learn More ›
Vintage Stylish barware, clothes, shoes and accessories for nostalgic shoppers. Learn More ›
Art Galleries Bring the beauty of original art into your home. Learn More ›
Antiques Jewelry, home décor and furniture fit for a museum, priced for your home. Learn More ›
Gourmet Goods Make sure you’re not only cooking in style, but cooking with style. Learn More ›
Handmade & DIY Jewelry and art made locally, as well as art supplies to get you crafting on your own. Learn More ›
Authentic Alexandria From our home to yours—Alexandria-made goods will bring a little of your stay with us to your humble abode. Learn More ›
Pet-Friendly Shopping From dog boutiques to welcoming stores, explore our pet-friendly shopping scene. Learn More ›
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