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Ina Garten Makes it Ahead & So Can You

Ina Garten Makes it Ahead & So Can You

When: May 28, 2016 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Our fourth choice for the Ina Garten section of your cookbook shelf is her Make It Ahead, published in 2014. After all, running the wildly successful specialty food store (where lots of stuff has to[…]

Rachel Renee Russell visits Hooray for Books!

Rachel Renee Russell visits Hooray for Books!

When: June 7, 2016 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Hooray for Books!, 1555 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

We can’t wait to welcome Rachel Renee Russell, #1 New York Times Bestselling Dork Diaries author! Russell and her daughters will visit Hooray for Books! to present the first book in her new series, The[…]

New Summer Hours

New Summer Hours

When: May 31, 2016 all-day
Where: The Shoe Hive, 127 S Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

The time has come again for extended store hours at The Shoe Hive. We know that in the summer the sun is out longer and the days are more adventurous so we want to be[…]

Monday Must Haves 5.23.16

Monday Must Haves 5.23.16

Follow our Monday Must Haves each week for the hottest items currently available in the Old Town Boutique District. This spring I have had three good friends give birth to precious babies, and a couple more due soon. Needless to say, I have been a busy Auntie. Fortunately I have many options for baby gifts […]

Shopkeeper Spotlight: Stitch Sew Shop

Shopkeeper Spotlight: Stitch Sew Shop

Stitch Sew Shop is the newest addition to the Boutique District and Old Town Craft community, and we couldn’t be happier. From what I can tell since they opened their doors just a couple of weeks ago, Old Town Alexandria is just as pleased. It’s obvious from social media and local press attention that Stitch […]

Turquoise: More Than Just a Color

Turquoise: More Than Just a Color

Guest post by Gossypia When customers ask for versatile jewelry that can make an outfit truly shine, our go-to recommendation is a piece of turquoise. Turquoise has an incredible history that spans across many cultures as the semi-precious stone of choice, believed by some cultures to even have supernatural powers. The principle areas where turquoise has […]

Shop for Good Tuesday

Shop for Good Tuesday

When: June 14, 2016 all-day
Where: Old Town Boutique District, King St, Alexandria, VA, USA

The Boutique District shops invite community members and local nonprofit organizations to Shop for Good every second Tuesday of the month. As part of our give back days, our stores will donate a percentage of[…]

Warehouse Sale at Tchoupitoulas

Warehouse Sale at Tchoupitoulas

When: May 17, 2016 – May 30, 2016 all-day
Where: Tchoupitoulas Furnishings, 210 N Lee St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Merchandise in our showroom and warehouse has been marked down for our biggest sale ever! Discounts on regular merchandise, staging furniture and accessories, lighting, artwork, mirrors, and more.

Walton Street Stationers at Sara Campbell

Walton Street Stationers at Sara Campbell

When: May 20, 2016 – May 21, 2016 all-day
Where: Sara Campbell, 320 Prince St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Experience a trunk show of fine paper and stationary. Local proprietor, Nancy Smith, named the company after her favorite street in London, a charming stretch filled with the most wonderful shops. Her objective is to[…]

Curated turns 1!

Curated turns 1!

When: May 21, 2016 all-day
Where: Curated, 107 N Fairfax St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us to celebrate our first birthday with cocktails and cupcakes. Plus receive 20% off your purchase all day! Cheers!