Shopping in Downtown Richmond

Shop Small and Local in Downtown RVA

Whether you are looking for thrift stores in the Arts District or a local bookstore in Shockoe Slip, you can find everything on your shopping list (and more) in downtown Richmond. While you explore all of the specialty shops throughout RVA’s downtown, make sure to visit the historic 17th Street Market on the weekends for the Richmond Night Market and RVA Black Farmers Market or take in the sights and smells of Cary Street with a cup of coffee and pastry from one of downtown’s many cafes. You’ll need your energy if you want to cover all of downtown’s must-see shopping spots!

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Shopping in Downtown Richmond

Stores in Downtown Richmond

Explore thrift stores, boutiques, gift shops & more throughout the many shops of downtown Richmond

You can shop for the kids, the home, the outdoors and more when you make the trip downtown. Make a day of it and enjoy all of the window shopping and scenic views a walk through downtown Richmond has to offer from the Richmond Riverfront to the galleries along Broad Street.

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Antique and Thrift Stores in Downtown Richmond

Bradley’s Antiques

101 E. Main Street

Nestled in a quiet block of Main Street in Monroe Ward, Bradley’s Antiques offers a knowledgeable staff and eclectic mix of antiques.

Capitol Vintage

616 E. Franklin Street

Find vintage decor, clothing, furniture and more at this Financial District storefront.

Circle Thrift

400 W. Broad Street

A downtown staple when it comes to thrifting, Circle Thrift offers men’s and women’s clothing, home goods & serves as an art space.

Justin Westbrook Antiques

1821 E. Main Street

Justin Westbrook offers every type of furniture you are looking for: beds, mirrors and even fireplaces.

Rotate

322 W. Broad Street

A streetwear shop offering vintage t-shirts, sneakers, hats, sneaker cleaning services and more.

Stockpile Men's Boutique

1717 E. Main Street

A boutique offering quality suits at affordable prices.

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Clothing Stores in Downtown Richmond

707 Fine Clothing

310 E. Broad Street

Get a well-polished look with off-the-rack suits or a one-of-a-kind custom tailored suits and shirts at 707.

Charged Up

106 W. Broad Street

Charged Up is a hybrid lifestyle and entertainment brand bringing original merchandise, music and more to Broad Street.

Chilalay

212 W. Broad Street

A creative brand offering exclusive collections of merchandise and beyond.

The Collective

318 W. Broad Street

The Collective is a co-retail space supporting multiple small businesses in RVA and offering a diverse collection of locally made products.

It's A Man’s World

100 W. Broad Street

Find the perfect piece for the man in your life at this upscale consignment store for men.

Ledbury

315 W. Broad Street

Ledbury’s staple products include polo shirts, sweaters, sport coats, and accessories for any occasion and are the perfect fit for any guy in your life who enjoys a staple, fashionable piece.

Mod & Soul

323 W. Broad Street

Shop affordable bohemian and contemporary styles in women's fashion and accessories at Mod & Soul.

Sassy Jones Boutique

online boutique

Give a gift that stands out with Sassy's collection of affordable statement pieces, high-quality handbags, and beauty products.

Shakoor’s Merchandise

319 N. 2nd Street

Shop ethnic and cultural garments, artifacts and more from the 2 Street shop.

The Spot

7 W. Broad Street

Joining Broad Street's staple streetwear scene is The Spot - a collaborative and creative coalition of artists.

Verdalina

325 W. Broad Street

Shop sustainable and designer women's clothing and accessories at Verdalina.

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Furniture and Home Goods Stores in Downtown Richmond

68 Home

5 W. Broad Street

From wicker chairs and pastel couches to quaint and quirky home decor, this secondhand store offers sustainable options that are timeless.

Architessa

1726 E. Main Street

An appointment-only, commercial showroom offering stone and tile products, porcelain slabs, wood flooring and more.

Flourish Collective

221 E. Clay Street

A retail showroom offering an array of art, decor, furniture and more for interior designers and their clients.

Hound Paint Co.

215 W. 7th Street

Hound Paint Co. is a one-stop paint shop with made-to-last, eco-friendly paints you can find at their storefront, purchase online and pick-up curbside.

Jolene

211 W. Broad Street

A pop-up shop featuring tabletop pieces for the kitchen and dining room like handmade vases, candles, serving utensils and more.

Kismet Studio

202 W. Broad Street

At Kismet, you'll find items curated with the intention to help you find peace and a little magic in your everyday life, art and books to inspire you and a space for makers, artists and authors of Asian heritage to showcase their work.

The Someday Shop

22 E. Broad Street

The Someday Shop is a home goods store that sells handmade homewares, vintage items, and luxurious plants that will turn anyone's home into a Pinterest-perfect space.

Whilom Goods

1 N. 2nd Street

This shop is perfect for supporting local makers and smaller creators with thoughtfully sourced goods at affordable prices.

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Specialty Stores in Downtown Richmond

Adiva Naturals

1802 E. Franklin Street

Browse natural products like bath bombs, hair care, skincare sets and more from this multicultural brand.

Barky’s Record Shop

18 E. Broad Street

You’ll find a large gospel selection and hard-to-find CDs, DVDs, and vinyl selections at this record shop.

Bloom's At the Jefferson

101 W. Franklin Street

Bloom’s is a floral boutique inside the Jefferson Hotel offering beautiful bouquets for every occasion.

Blue Sage Bridal

20 E. Main Street

The first consignment and sample bridal boutique in downtown, Blue Sage Bridal is a woman-owned, all-inclusive space offering bridal gowns and accessories for every wedding theme.

The Book Bar RVA

1311 E. Main Street

The Book Bar is a Black- and Woman-owned bookstore that will provide customers and readers with an experience and space that centers Black, indigenous and other people-of-color authors.

Colonial Plating

9 S. 1st Street

One of the only plating shops in Virginia, Colonial Plating can plate just about anything – from copper to brass, fireplaces, trophies and chandeliers.

Computer Cave

11 S. 15th Street

Screen cracks, logic board fixes, liquid damage and more – you break it, Computer Cave fixes it (fast).

Dransfield Jewelers

1308 E. Cary Street

Dransfield Jewelers offers a large selection of one of a kind jewelry, estate and consignment pieces and designer collections.

Fountain Bookstore

1312 E. Cary Street

Fountain Bookstore has an endless selection of books ranging from fiction, nonfiction, and more.

Little Nomad

104 W. Broad Street

The shop has options ranging from girls and boys clothing, toys, books, home goods, shoes and even gifts for the parents.

Maven Made

1321 ½ E. Main Street

Plant-based skincare and wellness products ranging from serums to body elixirs.

Quirk Gallery

207 W. Broad Street

The gallery's gift shop features a constantly revolving collection of jewelry, ceramics, prints, books, and more that are perfect for any lover of art or design.

Shockoe Bottom Clay

1714 E. Main Street

At Shockoe Bottom Clay, you'll find handmade ceramics like mugs, decor and more from local and regional artists.

The Journeyman’s Adventure Co.

115 N. 18th Street

A specialty store designed for the most outdoors-y of people, this one-stop shop is known for its exclusive selection of curated long-distance cycling products and quality cycling accessories.

The Virginia Shop at the Library of Virginia

800 E. Broad Street

Explore all sorts of gifts inspired by the history and culture of Virginia and the Library of Virginia's collections.

Trail Hut

114 N. 2nd Street

A gear exchange stop to shop on your way to explore the James River Parks System for all of your outdoor consignment selling and buying needs.

The Valentine Museum Store

1015 E. Clay Street

Find an assortment of Valentine merchandise, family games, kits for kids, local makers' crafts and more at The Valentine store.

Vinyl Conflict

300 E. Grace Street

Explore a large inventory of new and used records with the store's mainstay genres and smaller selections of hip-hop, jazz, disco and other genres.

Waller & Co. Jewelers

19 E. Broad Street

Founded in 1900, this African-American, family-owned business has persevered for over a century and continues the tradition of watch repair and also selling fraternity and sorority paraphernalia and jewelry.

Wick & Sip Candle Lounge

1321 1/2 E. Main Street

At this DIY bar, custom candle creations are made for you by you! Pick your vessel, choose your favorite scent and enjoy complimentary wine with your candlemaking experience.

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