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Shop Your Way Through Downtown Cape Charles

Shop Your Way Through Downtown Cape Charles

Downtown Cape Charles is filled with shops, galleries and boutiques that are stocked with local art, gourmet goodies, unique clothing and one-of-a-kind gifts.

This is not one of those small town main streets where every store has the same items for sale. If you have a soft spot for quirky shops with friendly business owners then hang onto your pocketbook, Cape Charles is the real deal. Here are a few spots to check out during your next trip to Cape Charles.

Gull Hummock

Pick up snacks for the beach, stock the fridge with beer or load up on tasty souvenirs at this elegant gourmet shop. If you need help picking out a bottle of wine their knowledgeable staff can find just the right thing.

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If you want to get a designer wardrobe without paying top dollar you’ve got to check out this chic shop. It’s jam-packed with high-quality clothes, shoes and accessories that won’t break the bank. You’ll also find local art and handmade goods. It’s like shopping in the best boutique without paying boutique prices.

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This shop is stocked with gifts and home goods from around the world. It’s a great place to pick up unique souvenirs or gifts. You’ll find everything from art made out of upcycled oil barrels to handmade jewelry and tea imported from Africa.

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Moonrise Jewelry

Vacation is the perfect time to treat yourself to something beautiful, like a piece of handmade jewelry. Moonrise mixes natural elements like pearls, abalone shells and colorful fish leather with Swarovski crystals and precious metals. They even have cufflinks for the special man in your life.

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If you’re looking for something quirky to remember your trip to Cape Charles by look no further. Pick up a cozy sweatshirt, a cool sticker or mug. They also carry fun home goods, bath products and more.

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Seagrass Studio

Get your creative juices flowing and make a terrarium or pick up some bath products, a flower arrangement or incense.

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The Boardwalk

Stock up on coastal-inspired housewares and home goods at this fun main street shop.

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Lemon Tree Gallery and Studio

Take home a piece of locally made art, catch some live music, take a class or just hang out on the porch at this hip gallery.

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Peach Street Books

Search for your next favorite book in the nooks and crannies of this gas station turned bookstore. Don’t forget to grab a cup of coffee before you head out.

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Love Letters

Whether you’re looking for something fun and colorful for you, your dog or your baby you’ll find it at this chic boutique.

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Cape Charles Candy Company

Indulge your sweet tooth with fudge, truffles or classic candies from this fun shop. The kids will love it.

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