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The Fashionably Broke Instagram Takeover!

The Fashionably Broke Instagram Takeover!

Join us on Instagram this Saturday and experience the Scavenger Hunt through the eyes of one the D.C. area’s top fashion and lifestyle bloggers. Natalie Pinto, from The Fashionably Broke, is taking over our Instagram account! For those of you not familiar with Natalie, she—along with her sister Erika—are on a mission to inspire ladies […]

Bloomers Bra Drive

Bloomers Bra Drive

When: October 18, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Where: Bloomers, 924 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Bloomers is hosting its next bra drive on Saturday, October 18! Donate your gently used bras at Bloomers in Alexandria. The first 30 bra donators will get a free Hanky Panky thong. All bras are… read more »

Mobile Hobo Truck

Mobile Hobo Truck

When: September 18, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: lou lou Boutique, 132 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Up to 50% off select leather handbags, clutches, and wallets!

3rd Year Anniversary Celebration

3rd Year Anniversary Celebration

When: September 27, 2014 all-day
Where: Bishop Boutique, 815-1/2 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join Bishop Boutique as they celebrate three wonderful years of business! Details to come…

10th Anniversary Sale!

10th Anniversary Sale!

When: September 26, 2014 – September 28, 2014 all-day
Where: Elinor Coleman's Vintage Mirage, 117 South Columbus Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us as we celebrate our 10th anniversary. Specials sales and events all weekend long!

Laura Nelkin Knitting Jewelry

Laura Nelkin Knitting Jewelry

When: November 7, 2014 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

In this comprehensive Knitted Jewelry workshop you will learn a variety of techniques that will help you incorporate beads, clasps and jewelry techniques into your knitting. You will have a wonderful time with designer Laura… read more »

Laura Nelkin Knockout Knits Book Launch

Laura Nelkin Knockout Knits Book Launch

When: November 7, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us to celebrate knitting designer Laura Nelkin’s first book – Knockout Knits! Laura Nelkin is well-known for designing fun-to-knit little projects introducing advanced techniques with her signature “You can do it!” enthusiasm. In her… read more »

Laura Nelkin Knitting with Beads: Cha-Ching Mitts or Tam

Laura Nelkin Knitting with Beads: Cha-Ching Mitts or Tam

When: November 8, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Learn one of designer Laura Nelkin’s favorite designs from her new book Knockout Knits. Both this bottom‑up tam and fingerless mitts play with a modified beaded Coin Stitch ribbing. Master this fun, easily memorizable stitch,… read more »

Laura Nelkin Knitting with Beads: Shawls with Beads

Laura Nelkin Knitting with Beads: Shawls with Beads

When: November 8, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: fibre space, 1219 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

This class focuses on developing bead knitting skills to prepare you to knit one of designer Laura Nelkin’s varied beaded shawl designs. Class will start with a basic overview on choosing yarn and beads, and… read more »

Back to School Book Drive

Back to School Book Drive

In the spirit of back-to-school, The Old Town Boutique District is teaming up with Alexandria Book Shelf for a month-long book drive. Alexandria Book Shelf, founded and run by the DreamDog Foundation, is getting books into the “Hands, Hearts and Homes” of all our children! Please bring your gently loved children’s books (Board Books, Picture […]