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ANNAPOLIS—Daytrippers that go to check out this waterfront town will want to make a pit stop by the first retail store for Hobo—the company that specializes in purses, handbags, and wallets. The designers started out making their products from their kitchen tables in Annapolis and after twenty years of success decided to open their flagship store in the city where it all began. [OfficialSite]
CADY'S ALLEY—The tucked away boutique relish has a summer sale going on that started last Friday. [OfficialSite]
FAIRFAX CORNER—These three places are betting their stylish wares will be so popular they're putting them in a sidewalk sale now through Sunday: Belle Mode Intimates, Undeniable Boutique, and Chic Envy Consignments. [Refinery29]
PETWORTH—The former Sisterspace bookstore at 3717 Georgia Ave NW is now a place for t-shirts by Cookie Wear Fashions that celebrate the pre-2000 years. [OfficialSite via PoP]