shops & boutiques

Whether it’s your favorite new designer or vintage, there’s something for you Downtown.

Airbrush Illustrations by Shuey

404 E. Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Alakazam Toys & Gifts

Alakazam Toys & Gifts

100 E Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 971-1717

http://www.alakazamtoys.com

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We believe that childhood is a time in life for creative and imaginative play. We select toys and other items for our store, which nurture the spirit of the child. People of all generations visit Alakazam and joyfully recall such childhood treasures. We are inspired by the Waldorf and Montessori Philosophies, offering top quality, art materials, natural fiber dolls, wooden toys and other special playthings. We believe in giving back to our community. These are some of the organizations we feel an affinity with and currently, or have supported.

Ana Cavalheiro Fine Jewelry

113 4th St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Angelo Jewelry

Angelo Jewelry

220 East Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 971-9256

http://www.angelojewelry.com

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Angelo is owned and operated by nationally recognized jewelry artist, Lee Angelo Marraccini and his wife, store manager Pam Perugi Marraccini. Inspired by the friendships he developed with other jewelry artists in his over 30 years on the craft show circuit, Lee conceived and designed a jewelry gallery in 1999. He named it “Angelo” to honor his father who owned and operated the bar and restaurant “Angelo’s” in Monongahela, Pennsylvania.

Angelo has become the most popular contemporary jewelry gallery on the downtown mall in Charlottesville, VA., offering a wide range of jewelry from high-end special occasion to fun everyday wear. Now you can choose from the finest hand-crafted jewelry by over forty distinguished artists right here online.

One thing is certain, a piece from Angelo will be unique, treasured for years to come. To quote our many satisfied customers, “Anything from Angelo!”

Betsey

303 East Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Bittersweet

106 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Blue Whale Books

115 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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BOUTIQUE boutique & The Shoe Store Next Door

BOUTIQUE boutique & The Shoe Store Next Door

411 East Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 293-8400

http://www.shopboutiqueboutique.com

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BOUTIQUE boutique and The Shoe Store next door is a locally owned and operated business specializing in comfortable fashions with a unique flair.  We opened the boutique in 2002 with the idea that all women deserve clothes that are practical, comfortable, fun, and flirty.  Our lines encompass many styles, sizes, and budgets, so everyone can find an outfit they love.

Carytown Tobacco

218 West Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902

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Caspari, Inc.

100 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Central Place

1155 5th St. SW Suite B | Charlottesville, VA 22902

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Consignment House

121 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Cramer Photo

108 2nd St. S.W. #10, Charlottesville VA 22902

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Cville Smoke Shop

108 4th St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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CVS Pharmacy

208 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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C’ville Arts Cooperative Gallery

118 E. Main St. | Charlottesville VA 22902
(434) 972-9500

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Daedalus

123 4th St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Darling Boutique

105 S. 1st St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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DeLoach Antiques

400 E. Jefferson St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Derrière de Soie

105 E Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 977-7455

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elsie garden

109 South 1st St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Engraving Shop

209 2nd St. S.W., Suite 2, Charlottesville VA 22902

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Engraving Shop

209 2nd St. S.W., Suite 2, Charlottesville VA 22902

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Freeman’s South

126-A Garrett St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Great Graphics

503 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Hedge

112 2nd St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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J. Fenton Too

J. Fenton Too

114 East Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 293-2410

http://www.quiltsunlimited.com/stores/jfentontoo

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J. Fenton Too is a women’s clothing boutique that features FLAX brand linen clothing for women.  Whether you are a size 6 or a size 26, FLAX is a flattering line of comfortable clothing that you can wear anywhere, anytime. (Really!) It looks great on all sizes. This lovely boutique, nestled in the heart of the Downtown Mall, also features fair trade tie-dye clothing from Nepal, it deep rich colors., If you are looking   to complete an outfit, there is a fantastic selection of jackets and hand knit fair trade sweaters, shawls and vests from Peru  Accessorize your outfit with our great selection of hats and scarves, or a pieces of our artisan jewelry.  We feature the work of Michal Golan, and Angela Caputi. You’ll also find fair trade, renewals resource tagua jewelry necklace, bracelets, earrings, and rings.

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jean theory:

101 Water Street W. | Charlottesville VA 22902
(434) 296-5326

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Carrying the largest selection of premium denim in Central Virginia. Fittings and personal shopping always free.

Jefferson Coin Shop

301 E. Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Kingsmill Jewelers

112 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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La Libellule

420 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Lee’s Hallmark & Card Shop

510 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Les Fabriques

206 Water St. S.E, Charlottesville VA 22902

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Low-Vintage

105 5th St. S.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Lucky 7

801 E. Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Lynne Goldman Elements

407 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902
434/977.9644

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Designer jewelry and gifts.

Mead Antique Oriental Rugs

119 4th St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Melody Supreme

115 4th St. S.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Men and Boy’s Shop

410 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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My Chocolate Shoppe

My Chocolate Shoppe

406 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902
(434) 995-5428

https://www.facebook.com/mychocolateshopcharlottesville/

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My Chocolate Shoppe is designed to be a one-of-a kind chocolate fantasy land with over 105 truffles, bonbons, creams, jelly and nut clusters available everyday, handmade by the mother and son team that runs the store. They make their own peanut butter cups, turtles, peppermint patties, and fudge, as well as chocolate dipped specality treats like bacon slices, oreros, marshmallows, graham crackers and mango slices. The rest of store is loaded with hard to find nogalistic treats as well as nolevality candy and 12 feet of bulk nuts and gummy   

New Dominion Bookshop

New Dominion Bookshop

404 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902
434/295.2552

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Serving Albemarle and Central Virginia since 1924, New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia. Located in Historic Downtown Charlottesville, they are a general trade bookshop, with many selections in fiction, non-fiction, and children's books, and with a unique selection of architecture and landscape gardening books. At New Dominion Bookshop you will find a pleasant, old-fashioned atmosphere and a friendly, helpful staff who are interested in books and readers.

Oakley’s Gently Used Books

112 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Oyster House Antiques

112 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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O’Suzannah Goods

114 4th St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Partridge & Grace Designs

208 3rd St. N.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Petit Bébé

115 S. 1st St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Posh

310 2nd St. S.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Quilts Unlimited & J. Fenton Gifts

Quilts Unlimited & J. Fenton Gifts

118 W Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 979-8110

http://www.quiltsunlimited.com

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Quilts Unlimited/J. Fenton Gifts is brimming with fabulous items that make the perfect gift for everyone on your list.  From the whimsical to the sublime, from $5 to  $50 to $500, something will catch your eye and entice you to take it home with you. You find jewelry by artists such as Holly Yashi, Jody Coyote and Lori Bonn, Frye leather handbags, and Baggallinii handbags and accessories, as well as kaleidoscopes, wood boxes and puzzles, , glass and pottery. The shop also features women’s clothing, scarves, and hats for men and women. And there is still room for a great selection of antique and new quilts, and custom orders are always welcome.

Open 10-6pm daily & often ‘till 7 or 9pm

Race Jewelers

321 E. Water St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Read it Again, Sam

Read it Again, Sam

214 E Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 977-9844

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Read It Again, Sam is a used and rare bookshop that has provided superior customer service for twenty-seven years.  A general used bookstore with inventory in most subjects, we specialize in art, military history, cookery books and mysteries, reflecting the interests of the owner. A knowledgeable, friendly staff is available for recommendations. We are happy to ship within the United States.

Rock Paper Scissors

Rock Paper Scissors

321 East Main Street | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 979-6366

http://www.thinkrockpaperscissors.com

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Rock Paper Scissors is a custom invitation and paper goods shop with a sweet spot for letterpress! Frequented by designers and do-it-yourselfers alike, RPS offers a well-curated collection of greeting cards, sophisticated papers, notebooks, stylish desk accessories, and gifts for every day. Isn’t it about time you “friended” someone the old-fashioned way with a hand-written note?

Visit the wall of inspiration to check out wedding invitations, stationery, business cards, and more (think bridal or baby showers, birthday, etc.!). Stop by our NEW expanded location across from Urban Outfitters and Timberlakes at 321 E. Main Street on the downtown mall. Note that due to the size of our new space, we cannot always accommodate walk-ins for custom, so please be sure to call or email to set up an appointment!

Rosewood Antiques

310 2nd St. S.E., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Roxie Daisy

101 E. Water St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Sealed With A Kiss (West Main Bridal)

505 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Snooky’s Pawnshop

102 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Spring Street

Spring Street

107 West Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 975-1200

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Dubbed the "Fashion Mansion", Spring Street is Charlottesville's largest independent boutique. Founded by Cynthia Schroeder in 2002, Spring Street offers an array of clothing from around the country that exemplify what today's intelligent woman wants: quality and value. Men are welcome too, with our extensive special accessory selections and gift certificates. As an official sponsor of Miss Virginia, Spring Street continues it's tradition of dressing her today. Find out about pageant winners and our special events, including fashion shows, animal fundraisers, celebrity-meets, parties, and more! Join our mailing list today. Spring Street relocated from Barracks Road years ago to the popular Downtown Mall, tripling their space and setting the model for other stores. Cynthia says , "without your support we couldn't be there for all of you and endorse our artists."

Spring Street is a famous street in Manhattan's SOHO district that sets the fashion trends; ours is a recreation of that experience. We have Hunter Boots, short or tall, and in a variety of colors; Spring Street is always at the forefront of changing fashions!

Ten Thousand Villages

Ten Thousand Villages

105 W Main Street | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 979-9470

http://www.tenthousandvillages.com/charlottesville

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Ten Thousand Villages, located 105 W Main Street in the Downtown Mall, presents extraordinary gifts, home décor and personal accessories handcrafted by fairly paid artisans in developing countries.  Discover colorful, hand-woven scarves and a stunning collection of handcrafted jewelry. Bring handcrafted charm to your home—with ceramics, baskets, table linens, sculptures, holiday décor and more. Artisans use traditional skills to create products while earning an income that empowers them to improve their lives. And since our products are crafted using sustainable, natural and recycled materials, your purchase at Ten Thousand Villages is both beautiful and ethical. Ten Thousand Villages is open Monday-Thursday 10-7, Friday-Saturday 10-9, Sunday 1-5.

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The Ante Room

219 Water St. W
(434) 284-8561

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The Artful Lodger

218 West Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Clock Shop of Virginia

201 W.Water St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Hip Joint

110 2nd St. NE # 201, Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Impeccable Pig

321 East Main St. Suite B, Charlottesville VA 22903

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The Jeweler’s Eye

The Jeweler’s Eye

201 East Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 979-5919

http://www.jewelerseye.com

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The idea behind The Jeweler's Eye is that of a jeweler selecting only the most exquisite pieces which please his discriminating eye. Jeweler Roger Hautsch has built his reputation upon selecting eye-appealing pieces since 1989. With graduate gemological training and a background in antiques, Roger has delighted his clients with a variety of interesting, tasteful, and one-of-a kind jewelry from the most creative artisans and designers of the past 200 years. The Jeweler's Eye collection is a unique and eclectic blend of Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Edwardian, Art Moderne and contemporary jewelry. It is sure to tempt the fashionable as well as the collector. Since the collection grows and evolves weekly, there are always new treasures to view.

The Needle Lady

111 W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Second Yard

307 E. Market St, Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Shoe Store Next Door

413 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Spectacle Shop

407 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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The Virginia Shop

201 E. Main St. Suite B | Charlottesville, VA 22902

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Timberlake’s Drug Store

322 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Treasures Through Time

Treasures Through Time

119 1/2W. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

http://treasuresthroughtime.com/

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Treasures Through Time-Central Virginia Coin carries one of the largest selections of Antique & Estate Jewelry in Central Virginia, Specializing in Platinum engagement rings, Unique and unusual wedding bands, Gemstone rings and more! They serve every collector and Investor, from the beginning to the advanced, US and Foreign Coins, Gold & Silver Bullion, Paper Money and Stamps. They also have an extensive array of Sterling Flatware and Hollowware. 

Tuel Jewelers

Tuel Jewelers

319 East Main St. | Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 295-4258

http://www.tueljewelers.com

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Tuel Jewelers was established in 1945 as a watch repair shop taking in mostly Railroad Pocket Watch Repair and Certification. After working at Tuel Jewelers for 25 years, Mrs. Frances G. Loose purchased the store. As the years passed, Tuel Jewelers continued the expert watch and jewelry repair and expanded into a full service jewelry store offering watch, jewelry, and silver repair along with retail sales. Today, the daughters, Frieda and Mary, are involved in continuing the friendly family jewelry store on the Downtown Mall. 

Urban Outfitters

316 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Vacanti Violins

301 E. Market St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Verdigris

107 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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Young Mens Shop

320 E. Main St, Charlottesville VA 22902

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Yves Delorme

311 E. Main St., Charlottesville VA 22902

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