08.19.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 19, 2019

It’s hard to say goodbye, but summer is coming to an end. While this has many people shedding a tear, our top picks will put a pep in your step as they get […]
08.12.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 12, 2019

Things that are a girl’s best friend are in this week’s top picks including some new jewelry you’ll want, a tray to put it in, and a beautiful new lipstick to add to […]
08.06.19

Vote Alexandria For South’s Best City

Last week we got some really exciting news, Southern Living has nominated Alexandria for their South’s Best awards in the category of “Best City.” As they say in Hollywood, “it’s an honor just […]
08.05.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of August 5, 2019

We know you’ll want to add these leather pants to your “items to purchase for fall” list. In fact, go ahead and start a to-do list with this chic leather day planner. Add […]
08.02.19

Because Every Alexandria Student Deserves New School Supplies…

I know, school just got out and we’re already talking about back to school. It’s crazy, but believe me it will be here soon enough. My favorite part about going back to school […]
07.29.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 29, 2019

Easy, beautiful pieces that are perfect for summer, but transition well into fall make the Top Picks this week. There are a couple of items you’ll want to make sure you have in […]
07.26.19

Summer Reading for Nerds Like Me

I love books, but, sadly, I don’t have time to read. With two kids and two stores, I’m too tired. When I start reading, I fall asleep before finishing a couple of pages, […]
07.22.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 22, 2019

Things you didn’t know you needed but will wonder how you lived without comprise this week’s top picks, from a genius way to erase those annoying white deodorant smudges, to a travel-ready makeup […]
07.16.19

Thank You, Blair!

For nearly ten years, I have had the distinct pleasure of working with one of my all-time favorite people, Blair Blake. To know Blair is to love her – and to have thick […]
07.12.19

Explore, Create & Shop During Old Town Alexandria’s Makers Mile: Mini Edition

Summer is in full swing and if your kids aren’t in camp, or on a swim team, or visiting Grandma in Ohio, then you might be looking for something fun to occupy their […]
07.08.19

Our Top Picks for the Week of July 8, 2019

Snake print in a skirt? Perfect for summer *and* fall. We are also loving these not-so-skinny white jeans for a fresh take on the summer staple. Rounding out the week’s top picks are […]
06.21.19

It’s Officially Summer! Here Are Our Plans.

Today is the summer solstice, which means it’s officially summer, or will be, anyway, depending on when you read this. The exact start of summer is 11:54am, and we are so, so ready. […]
06.12.19

Good, Old-Fashion Fun at the Old Town Carnival

I love collaborating with my fellow retailers and business owners. This winter when we were brainstorming new ways to work together, we stumbled upon the most fun idea ever – a carnival! Elizabeth […]
06.04.19

Dads, Teachers, and Grads, Oh My! Your June Gift-Giving Guide

June is a big gift-giving month. We just got over Mother’s Day and college graduations and now we are looking at Father’s Day, end of the year teacher gifts, and high school graduation. […]
06.03.19

Our Top Picks the Week of June 3, 2019

Our top picks this week aren’t just a dress, a bag, a pen, a candle, and some makeup. Well, they are, but what makes them special is the level of thoughtful design and […]


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