Methinks history buff types will like her new store, as well as gift and memento seekers.
Her motto will be "Where the past, is your present.”
Valerie is looking to open in March, but let’s give her a break if it’s early April, as the city puts up all kinds of hoops and contractors are not too good with math (ha, ha).
Will keep you posted.
The Old Town Shop, Where the past is your present, located at 105 South Union Street next to Ben and Jerry's and across from Virtue Feed & Grain. We specialize in unique gifts and novelties for Old Town, Alexandria as well as items that represent Washington, DC. The Old Town Shop also features a variety of products from local artisans as well as the work of Virginia artists and artisans with a focus on products made in, and inspired by, the commonwealth. We are the one stop shop for locals and visitors alike. The Old Town Shop also hosts monthly events that feature books, local artisans, and educational events related to our great town. Please check our website for upcoming events.