Art, Antiques, and Boutique Shops

Art Galleries and Studios

The Arts Center of Orange

The Arts Center of Orange: (Two blocks down Main Street) The Arts Center houses a large gallery and gift shop, classrooms, and The Orange Studio.

Amnon Jewelry Repair: (Appointments at the Holladay House!) Amnon Cohen takes his 50 years of NYC Diamond District jewelry knowledge to Orange, VA! Specializing in resizing, intricate repairs and antique piece repair.

The Arts Center of Orange

Original Designs by Maria Pace: (1/2 block down Main Street) All of the homewares (pillows, wallpapers, bedding, hand towels, sachets, paper, etc) are based on Maria's original watercolor paintings. Everything Maria makes is either limited edition or one of one. Sewing is done by Maria on her great-great Grandmother's machine or by a local seamstress. Fabric and wallpaper are printed in NC. An amazing shop run by an amazing person!

Stokes of England Ironworks: (10 miles) From the Stokes website: "Architectural and ornamental ironwork from a master craftsman with a family tradition of hundreds of years in the craft."

Nichols Gallery: (12 miles) Landscape prints and paintings.

Sun’s Traces: (12 miles) From the Sun’s website: “ Featuring ceramic work created by Paula Brown-Steedly who also creates stunning one-of-a-kind equine pieces. The gallery also represents other artisans in glass, fiber, metalworking, woodturning, weaving and photography.”


Antique Shops

Main Street in Orange CountyFinders Keepers (One block down Main Street): Finders Keepers has been serving the VA, MD, DC region for 15 years in estate sale and liquidation services.  One of the newest shops on Main Street, Orange, their huge showroom is elegantly filled with fantastic finds that change weekly. You cannot walk out of Finders Keepers empty-handed.

Melrose Antiques (Two blocks down Main Street) Incredibly gorgeous hi-end antiques.  International Persian rug dealer.

JS Mosby’s Antiques and Artifacts (Two blocks down Main Street) Not only everything American Civil War (civilian and military) can be found here, but French and English wares from that same era as well!  From the gentleman who brings you North Souther Trader magazine and the annual Capitol of the Confederacy tradeshow in Richmond, Virginia.

Indigo Gypsy: (1/2 mile up Madison Road) A picker's paradise! They have just about everything AND the kitchen sink here!

D & J Thrift Shop: (1 mile) Everything used and waiting for a new home:  furniture, household and garden items, clothing, books, CDs and DVDs, and electronics. With new inventory constantly stocked, you never know what you'll find from one day to the next.


Specialty Shops

Objects on Main: (2 blocks down Main Street) Fantastic unique pieces for your home and garden: art, conversation pieces, furniture, kitchenware and housegifts!  Now carrying an apparel line for upscale comfort!

Lux Aromatica: (1 block down Main Street) Lacy's Florist now carries Lux Aromatica's line of artisnal candles, soaps and body "treats" hand-crafted right in Orange!

Briarwood: (4 blocks down Madison Road) Our preferred florist AND place for candy and Virginia artisanal truffles! An incredible eye for interior design conversation pieces and gifts for men, women and children.  Inventory changes rapidly and seasonally!

Under the Sun: (4 blocks down Madison Road) Juice bar, cooking classes and all things yummy + good for you!  Great place for smoothies and snacks!

Friends of the Library Used Book Store: (Three blocks down Main Street) Classic slightly unorganized trove of book treasures!  All proceeds go to the county library system.

Laurie Holladay Interiors (10 miles) You never knew anything about lamps until you walk into this incredible interiors and lamp store! Well worth the visit!

Floradise Orchids (9 miles) Absolute experts in the art of growing orchids.  Incredible variety and ages of orchids, plus all the expert advice to keep them flourishing.

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