Welcome Book Spring Summer 2019

Antiques, Galleries & Shops

Charlottesville is a small city boasting big selection when it comes to shopping. From small specialty boutiques offering an eclectic array of wares to favorite designer lines and specialty antiques shops, we have it all! Whether you're walking the Historic Downtown Mall or the Warehouse District, or venturing along the Route 29/Emmet Street corridor, you'll find everything from large, nationally known stores to locally owned shops that reflect the individual flavor and style of our community. Be sure to visit the following antiques, galleries and shops on your next trip to Charlottesville.

Annie Gould Gallery

A unique art gallery located in the heart of Historic Downtown Gordonsville. Offering an assortment of works by artists from around the country. Visit the shop on Facebook.

Charlottesville Fashion Square

Visit over 75 exclusive shops and eateries including Sephora, J.Crew, Ann Taylor, Gap/GapKids, Bare Escentuals®, Belk, Sears, JCPenney, Coach, Express, Build-A-Bear Workshop®, New York & Company and American Eagle Outfitters. Children's play area. Free WiFi. Simon Giftcards®. Located in the heart of Charlottesville and nearby attractions, including Thomas Jefferson's historic Monticello, at U.S. 29 and East Rio Road, three miles north of the University of Virginia. Visit us at Facebook.com/CharlottesvilleFashion.

Charlottesville Wine & Country Shop

Everything you need for elegant outdoor entertaining at the vineyard or an equestrian event - from Dubarry apparel and beautiful accessories, custom linens and picnic hampers to award-winning local wines and foods. Our line of beautiful Wine & Country Welcome Bags filled with artisan goodies are sure to make every occasion special.


Greenwood Antiques & Uniques

Greenwood Antiques and Uniques is just 5 minutes aways from Rockfish Gap Country Store and is packed with antiques, local artisan-made items, reclaimed and repurposed furniture, virginia wines and the largest selection of April Cornell in Virginia.


Ivy Corner Garden Center, Gift Shop & Florist

A unique garden shop at the heart of the Ivy community - just 5 minutes down the road from Farmington. Browse our gift shop, pottery, and fountains for that one-of-a-kind gift. Explore our vibrant annuals, hardy perennials and hand-selected statuary to enhance the beauty of your outdoor spaces. Find out why our selection of trees and shrubs is second to none. Our landscape designers are always happy to help. Whatever the occasion, you'll find something beautiful and unique at Ivy Corner! Open 7 days a week, Mon-Sat, 8am-6pm, and Sunday 10am-5pm.

New Dominion Bookshop

The oldest independent bookseller in Virginia is located right here in Historic Downtown Charlottesville. Our collection of new books includes many selections from fiction, non-fiction, and children’s literature, and a unique selection of architecture and landscape gardening resources. You will find a pleasant, old-fashioned atmosphere and a friendly, attentive staff who are interested in literature and readers like you.


Our Lady of Angels

Our Lady of the Angels Monastery is the youngest house of the Cistercian (Trappist) Order in the U.S. We began making cheese in 1990 as our means of self-support. Each batch starts with fresh whole milk from grass-fed cows and Old World techniques developed in the Netherlands. Monastery Country Cheese is a semi-soft, mild and mellow Dutch-style Gouda available in 2 pound wheels and is an attractive holiday or hostess gift – and a healthy treat for your own table!

Sara's Jewel Box

Offering wearable art handcrafted by female artisans from imaginative blends of materials and methods - for that finishing touch! Distinctive combinations of metals, glass, beads and stones inspire notice and comments wherever you wear them. Hours: 11am - 5pm.

(540) 832-3076
107 S. Main Street #4

Ten Thousand Villages

Intricately embroidered textiles from India, carved wood from Kenya, finely worked silver from Nepal. Ten Thousand Villages is your fair trade source for distinctive home decor, textiles, tabletop items and giftware. All Ten Thousand Villages products are handcrafted by fairly paid artisans in 38 countries around the world. Ten Thousand Villages Gift Registry is a fun and easy way to shop fair trade. 

The Alpaca Boutique

Discover the soft luxury and versatility of alpaca clothing which is lightweight, easy to layer, and the perfect choice for transitional clothing to span a change of seasons. Let us help you make the perfect choice for someone special or as a treat for yourself.

(540) 832-3075
107 S. Main Street #3

The Shops at Stonefield

The Shops At Stonefield is your premier destination in Charlottesville, VA. Experience an elegant mix of retail shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. Conveniently located in beautiful and thriving C'Ville, guests will enjoy shopping amid some of the world's most sought-after luxury brands including L.L. Bean, Lululemon, Pottery Barn, Whimsies, Williams-Sonoma, Vineyard Vines, and L'Occitane. Taste critically acclaimed restaurants such as RockSalt, Mezeh, Burger Bach, and Duck Donuts.


Wine & Country Life

A uniquely beautiful magazine celebrating elevated living in the heart of Virginia Wine Country within a modern aesthetic, Wine & Country Life tells our local story. Each issue highlights local and regional interests in architecture, interior design, music, literature, gardening, entertaining, dining, art, wine, cider, beer making and more!