From handcrafted jewelry to seasonal apparel, here’s where to find one-of-a-kind looks this fall.
It’s time to swap out those sundresses for jeans and cozy sweaters. Luckily for you, designers from near and far are bringing their newest collections to Northern Virginia this fall with a variety of pop-up shops. Whether you’re in the market for on-trend outfits for the little ones or are interested in trying out new cosmetics, here’s where to find it all this fall.
Jewelry Pop-Up Event with Diana Papazian
Sept. 14, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Hosted at Gift & Gather in Occoquan, this one-day event will feature designer and owner of Papazian Jewelry, Diana Papazian. Each of Papazian’s designs are handmade from mixed metals and colored gemstones, inspired by modern architecture and current art stylings. As you shop her latest creations, Papazian will share her techniques to all. // Gift & Gather: 307 Mill St., Occoquan; free
Purveyor of Cool Pop-Up
Sept. 14, 4-7 p.m.
Calling all thrifters: this is the event for you. Purveyor of Cool is a business that makes its way to various areas in the DMV as a pop-up, hosting local vendors who sell vintage and up-cycled pieces. This September, the business will arrive in Alexandria with a new fall / winter collection, live music, drinks and more for creatives and shoppers alike. // Notch 8: 2900 Main Line Blvd., Alexandria; free
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Maddie B. Kidz Pop-Up Tour
Sept. 14 & Oct. 19, 1 p.m.
Are you in the market for new fall attire for your children? Head over to this pop-up event hosted by Maddie B. Kidz, which is a brand inspired by youngster Madison Brash. From witty, graphic T-shirts from the brand to seasonal apparel from local vendors, you’re sure to find something to keep your kid feeling warm and stylish this fall. // Huntington Community Center: 5751 Liberty Drive, Alexandria; $0-$20
Anis Collection x Salon SBS: Festive Season Pop-Up
Sept. 29, 3-7 p.m.
As wedding season continues and holiday season begins, it’s time to find the right look. For one day only, Anis Collections, a custom boutique creating traditional Indian and South Asian celebration attire, will be partnering with Fairfax-based salon SBS to provide a day full of beauty. Be sure to attend, as all clothing and accessories will be 70% off. // Salon SBS: 11094 Lee Highway, Suite A-102, Fairfax; free
Rodan + Fields Pop-Up at Strangeways Brewery
Oct. 3, 6-9 p.m.
This October, come out for an evening of education and entertainment, as skin care and marketing company Rodan + Fields makes its way to Fredericksburg. Hosts from the business will showcase the most recent product line through demonstrations, free trials and giveaways while you enjoy a free drink, as well as happy hour specials until 7 p.m. at the brewery. // Strangeways Brewing: 350 Lansdowne Road, Fredericksburg; $5-$15
Parker Avenue Fashion Show & Pop-Up Store
Oct. 5, 7-10 p.m.
Come out for an evening of fashion and entertainment, hosted by newly debuted boutique company, Parker Avenue. With the goal of empowering women of all sizes, shapes and colors through fashion, this team is ready to show off the season’s latest looks in Alexandria. // The Garden by Building Momentum: 5380 Eisenhower Ave., Suite C, Alexandria; $15-$30
URBNmarket Fall Pop-Up at Mosaic
Oct. 12 & Oct. 13, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Following their appearance over the summer, the two founders of URBNmarket—a market showcasing vintage and handmade goods—are back in town for two days only. From handmade crafts to succulents from local horticulturists, URBNmarket has something for everyone. // Mosaic District: 2910 District Ave., Fairfax
Ruby Ribbon Pop-Up
Oct. 20, 1-3 p.m.
Throughout the month of October, social commerce apparel company Ruby Ribbon will be hosting nationwide pop-ups in partnership with the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc., in an effort to support and raise money for cancer awareness. While you try out the company’s newest line of comfortable camis, you can mingle with women, enjoy a raffle and have fun, too. // Asian Origin: 1753 Pinnacle Drive, McLean; free
Girl Code Inc., Pop-Up Event
Nov. 2, 10:30 a.m.-noon
Take your daughter out for a day of fun and shopping this Saturday, as this sneak peek event will give you the chance to see Pandora’s new collection, which is all about the next generation. Plus, there will be holiday products, gift sets and apparel, making for the perfect girls’ day this fall. // Details for the Home: 6590 Jefferson St., Haymarket; free
Jewelry Pop-Up with Cindy Liebel
Nov. 2, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
This November, Virginia-born jeweler Cindy Liebel will come out to Occoquan to share her most recent designs, knowledge of the craft and upcoming projects. Each of her designs are intricately detailed, ranging from hexagonal earrings to bar necklaces. Be sure to stop by for the chance to purchase her newest fall collection in person. // Gift & Gather: 307 Mill St., Occoquan; free