Holiday Shopping in Lexington & Rockbridge County
It's the most wonderful time of the year ... the time to shop the sweetest downtowns all dressed in the spirit of the season! Immaculate window displays, wreathed lamp posts, wonderful scents, and a crisp nip to your nose are greetings as you browse store to store.
The Village of Fairfield
Warm and toasty gifts await at The Quiltery. Choose from an array of fabrics, kits, notions, and of course, finished quilts.
Antiquers will want to swing through 3 Seasons Antiques & Unique Treasures. You never know when a long-sought something will turn up right before your eyes.
More antiquing awaits at Old South Antiques. This fine, carefully curated collection delivers immaculate pieces from New England, Pennsylvania, and of course, the South.
Downtown Buena Vista
Western apparel and boots are plentiful at FoxTrot. There are plenty of surprises, too, like lingerie, plus sizes, and even a room full of cute baby items. Purses and jewelry are also available.
Holiday decor, apparel, flags, and gifts are nice finds for anyone stopping in to Flowers & Things. Indeed, there is much more in store than floral arrangements!
Re-purposed, re-imagined, and restored are words that come to mind for places like Urban Farm Girl and Yesterday Once More. Find antiques and fine furnishings alongside beautiful art at the latter while the former offers plenty of new gifts and decor with their upcycled pieces.
Those who are more hands-in will undoubtedly love what awaits at Ladles & Linens, Lexington's kitchen shoppe! Shenandoah Attic & Victorian Parlour and Old Lex Mercantile also offer kitchen accoutrement, sauces, jellies, jams, oils, seasonings, and much more.
Beautiful handmade jewelry, fine art, wood turnings, and pottery can be found all over Lexington at places like Artists in Cahoots, Earth, Fire & Spirit Pottery, Cabell Gallery, and Nelson Fine Art Gallery.
Speaking of children, Baby's First is the place to go for gifts for the newborn or baby on the way. With so many cute and cuddly items, you'll want to buy one of everything!
Game time is family time, and Lexington has a brand new store specializing in just that! Just Games is your go-to for board games and more!
The hard-to-shop-for lady in your life likely doesn't want the run-of-the-mill brand names on her labels. Well, you're in the right place to surprise her with boutique apparel and shoe finds! From Gladiola Girls to Pappagallo and Ladies Habit to Pumpkinseeds, your choices are plentiful and various.
Both men and women will appreciate a gift from Alvin-Dennis, purveyor of brands like The North Face, Simply Southern, Vineyard Vines, Hunter, Sperry, and all things Washington and Lee and Virginia Military Institute.
At Walkabout Outfitter, you'll secure excellent outdoor apparel, shoes, hats, coats, and accessories for your outdoor-loving friends and family, and their pets, too!
For more pet finds (and maybe even a new pet!), be sure to seek out Lexington Pet Place. They have everything you need for a new puppy, kitten, fish, hamster, iguana, or whatever else might be lurking beneath your tree on Christmas morning.
In other outdoors news, Lex Running Shop is the local authority on all things running and as such, should be your go-to for apparel and shoes specific to that activity.
History can find a place in the home of a loved one. Choose a book, souvenir, or gift from one of our museum shops, like the George C. Marshall Museum, VMI Museum, Stonewall Jackson House, or Lee Chapel Museum. Special holiday gift opportunities may be available; be sure to take a glance.
Shop a bit longer with these retailers who are open later!
- Rockbridge Music: open until 7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays
- Celtic Tides: open late Fridays and Saturdays
- Ladles & Linens: open until 7 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Black Friday and Shop Small Saturday open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Olde Lex Mercantile: open Sundays from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. through December.
- Walkabout Outfitter: Extended hours Saturdays and Sundays through Christmas, and open until 7 p.m. Thursdays in December.