Holiday Shopping

It's the most wonderful time of the year in Lexington, Buena Vista, and Rockbridge County!

'Tis the season 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.

ALSO SEE: November Events, Thanksgiving, and December Events

Be sure to look for the PACT logo (Protecting All Citizens and Travelers) as you make your way around. That is your signal that the business has embraced all CDC protocols and industry standards to combat COVID for you and their employees. Please follow all local and state mandates regarding masks and social distancing.

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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.

The Quiltery
The Quiltery

Downtown Buena Vista

Vinyl Cuts offers personalized creations, local souvenirs, and lovely gifts year 'round. You'll be surprised at what you'll find.

Vinyl Cuts
Vinyl Cuts

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 at Sycamore Lane. Indeed, there is much more in store than floral arrangements!

Downtown Lexington

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.

For the hands-on recipient on your gift list, make a beeline for Make It Sew or House Mountain Yarn Co., both offering all of the needful things a seamstress, quilter, or knitter could want.

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.

Cabell Gallery
Cabell Gallery

For rare or out of print finds for your favorite bookworm, head to The Bookery.

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!

Baby's First
Baby's First

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 Pappagallo and Ladies Habit to Pumpkinseeds and J. McLaughlin, 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.

Baubles, gems, and beautifully glistening gifts can be found at Hess & Co., Hamric & Sheridan, and even Celtic Tides, our favorite jewelry and Celtic stores.

Hess & Co.
Hess & Co.

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, all offering online shopping for your convenience. Special holiday gift opportunities may be available; be sure to take a glance.

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