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Pantone Color of the Year: Greenery

Pantone Color of the Year: Greenery

Pantone has spoken and the color for 2017 is…Greenery. I admit, I was reluctant to get excited by this burst of bright green, but it has definitely grown on me. Especially on gloomy, winter days where I long for the freshness of spring. As our boutiques start clearing out their shelves and racks of winter […]

Cookie Class Giveaway from La Cuisine

Cookie Class Giveaway from La Cuisine

When: January 19, 2017 – January 25, 2017 all-day
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

La Cuisine is giving away an Intermediate Cookie Decorating class with Katrina Tines to one lucky Boutique District follower! If you have taken a beginner class or have experience with piping, this class is for[…]

Win Early Entry to Warehouse Sale!

Win Early Entry to Warehouse Sale!

When: January 16, 2017 – January 29, 2017 all-day
Where: The Westin Alexandria, 400 Courthouse Square, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

4 lucky shoppers will score early entry to the 12th Annual Alexandria Boutique Warehouse Sale on Saturday, February 4th. The pass will be good for yourself + a guest! Avoid the line and crowds! Enter[…]

French Hot Chocolate Tasting at La Cuisine

French Hot Chocolate Tasting at La Cuisine

When: January 21, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Where: La Cuisine, 323 Cameron St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

You know that this is the best hot chocolate from Europe.  The Cuisinettes just call it the Poudray.  The makers of this Hot Chocolate mix cannot retail it in Paris as it is the exclusive hot[…]

Harry Potter Book Night at Hooray for Books!

Harry Potter Book Night at Hooray for Books!

When: February 2, 2017 @ 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Where: Hooray for Books!, 1555 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

It’s Harry Potter Book Night 2017! The influence of a good teacher can never be erased, so with that in mind this year’s theme is The Professors of Hogwarts. Come to Hooray for Books! for[…]

Valentine’s Day Card Decorating at Hooray for Books!

Valentine’s Day Card Decorating at Hooray for Books!

When: February 4, 2017 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Hooray for Books!, 1555 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us for Valentine’s Day Card decorating as Hooray for Books! hosts a special event with Love Bug Notes! Order your personalized Valentines at lovebugnotes.com under Featured Items. Pick them up at Hooray for Books! on February 4th, and stay[…]

Author Event with Robin Talley

Author Event with Robin Talley

When: February 3, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hooray for Books!, 1555 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

We are excited to host the official launch party for author Robin Talley‘s newest YA novel, Our Own Private Universe! Fifteen-year-old Aki Simon has a theory that she has only one shot at living an interesting life,[…]

Carpenter Shelter Hat Drive at fibre space

Carpenter Shelter Hat Drive at fibre space

When: January 16, 2017 – January 31, 2017 all-day
Where: fibre space, 1219 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Since our community clearly likes to make hats, we have reached out to our local shelter to find out their need for warm winter hats for their residents. They have requested up to 50 hats[…]

Snow Day Snow Wear

Snow Day Snow Wear

Heading out for a weekend of snow fun? Whether you are looking to hit the slopes or planning to warm up by the fire with coco, you’ll want to bundle up. And if you’re spending the day out in the sun and weather, you’ll want to take extra special care of your skin. See our […]

Capricorn Birthday Sale at Vintage Mirage

Capricorn Birthday Sale at Vintage Mirage

When: January 12, 2017 – January 15, 2017 all-day
Where: Vintage Mirage, 117 S Columbus St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Red tags select items 30% off * ALL JEWELRY 20% OFF *10% off everything else Hurry over and help us celebrate Thursday January 12th thru Sunday January 15th $25 minimum purchase for sale discount Wedding[…]