Shop Local — DC & Alexandria Shopping Guide

Shopping at The Hive

Even though I don’t do a ton of gift shopping, this year I want to get all of my gifts from local businesses in the Northern Virginia/DC area or small online shops. If you are going to be in the DC area this season (or anytime) here are some of my favorite small shops for you to visit:

WASHINGTON DC

Little Leaf
Shelter
Shinola
Salt & Sundry
Filson
Core72
Politics & Prose
Kramerbooks
Ivy Wild
Solid State Books
Tuckernuck
Diament Jewelry
Shop Made in DC
Follain (in Bethesda)

OLD TOWN/DEL RAY/ALEXANDRIA

The Shoe Hive
The Hive
She’s Unique
Penny Post
Old Town Books
Urban Redeux
529 Kids Consign
Bishop Boutique
Monday’s Child
Periwinkle
Red Barn Mercantile
Bellacara
Kaleidos
Cheesetique

You can also use my DC Travel Guide Google Map for all things DC area: