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Monday Must Haves 9.19.16

Monday Must Haves 9.19.16

Follow our Monday Must Haves each week for the hottest items currently available in the Old Town Boutique District. Thursday begins our inaugural Shop & Stroll, four days of shopping, exploring and fun. What was formally known as our Scavenger Hunt now includes a huge perk: a shopping discount. Purchase the event bag for $20 […]

FallTeavaties

FallTeavaties

When: September 16, 2016 – October 31, 2016 all-day
Where: The Spice and Tea Exchange, 320 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Our Fall Teas are here! Come experience our Pumpkin Chai Latte, Pumpkin Caramel Creme and Autumn Apple Crisp. We are sampling every weekend thru the Fall. Purchase 3, 1oz bags and get one of our[…]

Shop & Stroll

Shop & Stroll

When: September 22, 2016 – September 25, 2016 all-day
Where: The Spice and Tea Exchange, 320 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA

Join us at The Spice and Tea Exchange for an experience in culinary delight. Stroll throughout the store and smell all the wonderful spices and teas we offer. We will be sampling our Fall Teas[…]

What is the Shop & Stroll?

What is the Shop & Stroll?

Have you been wondering what happened to the Old Town Boutique District Scavenger Hunt? It hasn’t gone away, but we have reimagined it as a shopping event that keeps everything you love about the Scavenger Hunt with a special twist. You can still collect stamps for a Grand Prize drawing that includes a $1,000 shopping […]

Shop & Stroll

Shop & Stroll

When: September 22, 2016 – September 25, 2016 all-day
Where: Old Town Boutique District, Old Town, Alexandria, VA, USA

You’re invited to take a stroll through historic Old Town Alexandria and explore some of the best boutiques in the area. While you browse and shop, collect stamps at each location to be entered in[…]

Monday Must Haves 9.12.16

Monday Must Haves 9.12.16

Follow our Monday Must Haves each week for the hottest items currently available in the Old Town Boutique District. We are a couple weeks in to September, and though thermometer remains high, fall traditions are in full swing. For many, it marks the beginning of football season. Whether your team(s) is high school, collegiate, professional, […]

Shopkeeper Spotlight: Periwinkle

Shopkeeper Spotlight: Periwinkle

If you have been shopping in the DMV for the past several years, then the name Periwinkle should be familiar. Periwinkle first opened its doors off of Slater’s Lane in 2005, eventually expanding to Shirlington Village and the National Harbor. But after nine years of leases and landlords, owner Elizabeth Mason knew she wanted something […]

Get the Word Out and Win!

Get the Word Out and Win!

THIS COMPETITION IS CLOSED. Thank you to everyone who participated. Congratulations to our winner, Carrie P.! Stay tuned for another opportunity to win a $100 gift card to the Boutique District shop of your choice!   PRIZE PACKAGE INCLUDES: Monkey Mat from 529 Kids Consign Modern Ball Wall Clock from Acme Mid-Century + Modern $50 […]

Re-introducing The Majestic

Re-introducing The Majestic

Last March Alexandria saw one of its favorite eateries, The Majestic, shuttered its doors. Fortunately the closure was temporary, as it was undergoing an interior and proprietary makeover. Now under the Alexandria Restaurant Partners umbrella and the leadership of Chef Gaby Hakman, The Majestic reopened its doors in May to much acclaim. The historic and […]

Love Our Local Authors Festival at Hooray for Books!

Love Our Local Authors Festival at Hooray for Books!

Guest post by Hooray for Books! The Love Our Local Authors (LOLA) Festival is a new initiative that we just began in February of 2016. We plan to have a LOLA Festival every Spring and Autumn, depending on the level of interest by local authors. We began LOLA in an attempt to foster a community […]