DC might not be renowned for shopping but you will still find some great stores where you can get gifts and souvenirs to take back home. Below is a discussion of some of the best stores to pick up gifts while touring Washington DC.
This boutique store located in Georgetown has interesting gifts from all around the world. There are many impressive hostess gifts such as serving dishes and candles apart from women’s and men’s accessories as well as home goods. Apart from the usual accessories found in gift shops, there are finer items like classic watches, gold jewelry, and crystal stemware
This is yet another beautiful shop located in Georgetown. It provides bigger gifts like lamps, furniture and hostess friendly items like glassware, salt, candles, and pepper shakers arranged in a unique style. They have opened another location for their store at National Harbor
This is a beautiful second-story boutique situated in Old Town Alexandria. You can visit this place if you want to get a gift for someone you love. There are plenty of attractive items like white and copper bud vases, and needlepoint hoops with interesting texts.
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If you are passionate about collecting items related to history, this is the right place to head to. You will find antique American flags, first edition books, and Original maps of the DC region. There are also modern men’s accessories such as Throne, Filson, and Shinola watches. Furthermore, you will find Owen & Fred dopp kits and some options on hand-painted cufflinks
This is yet another shop in the George Town area with a large variety of men’s gifts. You can find a decent collection of Branson needlepoint belts, key chains, wallets, local Smathers, and cufflinks. Further, there is also an interesting selection of alma mater accessories which is on high demand.
It is said that you can find anything at Proper Topper. Starting from locally-made gifts like Cherry Blossom Creative prints, Bull & Moose neckties, kid-friendly apparel, Rachel Pfeffer jewelry, and attractive Rifle Paper Co. printed goods. This gift store offers something for all types of people. Make sure you pay a visit to this place while on a shopping tour in the city.
Washington DC might be known for historic monuments but there are several places like these from where you can find attractive gifts for you to take home.