One of our favorite things about the holidays is the opportunity to hunt for totally unique gifts for our nearest and dearest. Small Business Saturday is right around the corner and what better way to prepare than by browsing our list of vintage shops in your area! Today we head to our nation’s capital, Washington DC, the final city in our Shop Small vintage roundup!
Looking for unusual gifts or magical vintage jewelry? This is the place. Celebrated for an amazing vintage jewelry selection, Legendary Beast is consistently at the top of the best lists for jewelry. If you’re looking for items that can be described as glam, fab, gorgeous or vibrant, you won’t be disappointed. Open Friday, Saturday, Sunday and on Mondays during the holidays.
Legendary Beast is located at 520 U St NW, Washington DC.
Flea Market at Eastern Market
While not technically a vintage shop, this venerable flea market has been going strong for 31 wonderful years. Featuring arts, crafts, antiques, handmade goods and items imported from all over the world, the Flea Market has been the jumping off point for many a small business in the DC area. It’s open from 10 AM to 5 PM every Sunday, year round.
The Flea Market is located at 7th and C Streets SE, Washington DC.
Consistently topping Washington City Paper’s Best of DC list, Treasury offers a well-curated collection of high-quality vintage clothing for men and women. This is your place for rare, well-made and totally unique items, from wooden clog sandals to waxed canvas hunting jackets. This vintage shop got its start as a pop-up shop and just continues to gain steam. Open seven days a week.
Treasury is located at 1843 14th St. NW, Washington DC.
Verdigris Antiques and Interiors
Fabulous finds await! Verdigris offers an ever-revolving and eclectic mix of vintage, antique, midcentury modern and Hollywood Regency furniture, lighting, original art, vintage clothing and decorative accessories from around the world. Check out the offerings in their Krrb corner or visit their lovely shop in person. Open Wednesday through Sunday.
Verdigris Antiques and Interiors is located at 1215 King Street in Alexandria, VA.
Amalgamated Classic Clothing and Dry Goods
Rub shoulders with costume designers for film, theater and Broadway as you rifle through an expansive array of clothing from the turn of century through the 1960s. Known as the go-to supplier on the East Coast for vintage costumes and accessories, Amalgamated also prides itself on an extensive menswear collection—especially men’s suiting. Open Tuesday through Sunday.
Amalgamated is located at 1905 Mount Vernon Ave in Alexandria, VA.