Places to Shop
Where do the locals like to shop? Below are the merchants we have included in our new magazine called “Explore”… a guide to assist you about places to eat, play and shop while visiting us in Williamsburg, Va. We hope you find them to be as interesting, unique and fun as we do!
The Precious Gem: Fine jewelry featuring diamonds and colored stones purchased from around the world. Jeweler, Reggie Akdogan, also owner and designer, travels from the Orient to South America to carefully select only the finest stones for their beauty, quality and value. www.ThePreciousGems.com
Merchants Square: Located adjacent to Colonial Williamsburg’s Historic Area, Merchant’s Square is an 18th century style retail village with over 40 shops and restaurants. Here you can experience unique shopping, dining and special events. www.merchantssquare.org
The Nautical Dog: A must see in Williamsburg! Featuring unique gifts for you, the home and your 4-legged friend. Specializing in home décor, candles, jewelry, gourmet people treats, dog clothing and accessories, custom bedding, specific breed gifts, all natural treats from the bakery and much more. www.nauticaldogwilliamsburg.com
Williamsburg Drug Co.: Less than 5 minutes away from King’s Creek Plantation, the Williamsburg Drug Co. has been a staple for the locals for a long time. Established in 1895 (yes 116 years ago!) they offer a full service pharmacy, post office, free prescription delivery, and a variety of gifts including selected wine and cigars. 757-229-1041
Hi-Ho-Silver: Offering exclusive handmade Sterling Silver designs from around the world. Hi-Ho Silver meets every budget and fashion style. Offering Gemstones, both natural and semi-precious, engraveable jewelry, and fashion-forward lines, beaded charm bracelets, Murano Glass beads, Swarovski crystal beads and 14k gold.
Yankee Candle Flagship: With over 400,000 candles in more than 200 different scents, you’ll discover an entertaining, interactive family adventure. It’s always snowing, the ice pond is always frozen, Santa’s Workshop is always bustling and the holiday shops are full of surprised for you to uncover year-round! A wonderful adventure for everyone! www.yankeecandle.com/flagship