Random Harvest is one of The Best of King Street.

1. Random Harvest

Antique Shop · Old Town · 810 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Find smaller-scaled sofas and end tables for urban living at this home furnishing store.

Decorium Design is one of The Best of King Street.

2. Decorium Design

7.8
Gift Shop · Old Town · 116 King St, Washington, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Wit and whimsy are part of the home décor mix at Decorium, where room after room displays romantic chandeliers, painted furniture, fun accessories and comfortable upholstery.

Creative Classics is one of The Best of King Street.

3. Creative Classics

Furniture / Home Store · Old Town · 908 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: American-made furniture sized for the narrow historic townhouses of Old Town as well as urban condos and lofts.

Pink and Brown is one of The Best of King Street.

4. Pink and Brown

7.2
Kids Store · Old Town · 1212 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: This boutique offers environmentally friendly goods, including blankets, cribs, furniture and 100% organic cotton clothing.

The Hour is one of The Best of King Street.

5. The Hour

8.7
Boutique · Old Town · 1015 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: A great spot to find vintage cocktail accessories including retro martini glasses, swizzle sticks and trays.

J Brown & Co is one of The Best of King Street.

6. J Brown & Co

Furniture / Home Store · Old Town · 1119 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Offers hundreds of pieces of MacKenzie-Childs goods, including tableware and frames, as well as armloads of faux flowers.

Anthropologie is one of The Best of King Street.

7. Anthropologie

7.3
Women's Store · Old Town · 610 King St (btwn Washington and St Asaph), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Where edgy meets stylish; women’s fashion and decorative home accessories are put together in unexpected ways.

Paper Source is one of The Best of King Street.

8. Paper Source

8.7
Paper / Office Supplies Store · Old Town · 118 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Cards and stationery for all occasions, along with rubber stamps, gifts and other paper goods. The store also offers workshops and demos and hosts private parties.

Verdigris Antiques & Interiors is one of The Best of King Street.

9. Verdigris Antiques & Interiors

Thrift / Vintage Store · Old Town · 1215 King St, Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Interior designer and Alexandria-resident Barbara Franceski says this store is one of her favorites in Old Town, telling the Post’s Jura Koncius: "This packed little shop has anything and everything."

Old Town Farmers' Market is one of The Best of King Street.

10. Old Town Farmers' Market

8.5
Farmers Market · Old Town · 301 King St (btw N Royal and N Fairfax), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: George Washington used to send the produce from his Mt. Vernon estate to this farmer’s market. Find flowers, veggies, artisan goods and more every Saturday.

Chinoiserie is one of The Best of King Street.

11. Chinoiserie

Art Gallery · Old Town · 1325 King St (West St), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: You’ll find red enamel Japanese coffee pots, Finnish glass and French crewel-work scarves and more at this store, owned by architect-turned-merchant Peter Zia.

Ten Thousand Villages is one of The Best of King Street.

12. Ten Thousand Villages

8.0
Gift Shop · Old Town · 915 King St (btwn Patrick & Alfred), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Artisans from around the world create jewelry, home accessories and handmade gifts for this large fair trade organization.

Red Barn Mercantile is one of The Best of King Street.

13. Red Barn Mercantile

8.1
Thrift / Vintage Store · Old Town · 113 S Columbus St (King St), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Whether your look is loft, cottage or beach, you’ll find great accessories and home furnishings here. Owner Amy Rutherford hand-picks the vintage treasures.

Nickell's & Scheffler is one of The Best of King Street.

14. Nickell's & Scheffler

5.9
Sandwich Place · Old Town · 1028 King St (btw Patrick & Henry), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: For a quick bite or a main meal to take home.

Virtue Feed & Grain is one of The Best of King Street.

15. Virtue Feed & Grain

8.1
Bar · Old Town · 106 S Union St (at King St.), Alexandria, VA

Washington PostWashington Post: Down by the waterfront, you can’t beat this great airy restaurant and bar carved out of an old warehouse. Great small plates as well as delicious main dishes.