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Explore the Old Town Alexandria Maker’s Mile

January 18 @ 10:00 am - January 21 @ 6:00 pm


Explore, Create, and Shop Along Old Town Alexandria’s Maker’s Mile
Come out to Old Town Alexandria January 18th through 21st and pick up a new skill for the new year. Experience everything from paper and paint to fabric, yarn and more. Register now and we will reserve this amazing limited edition, locally designed Maker’s Mile tote for you. With it, you can stop at each store to collect flair, visit a “make and take” station, and shop! Each store will have a limited edition enamel pin, made especially for this tote – it’s free with a purchase of $25 or more or can be purchased for $10* – and “make and take” stations, where you can learn a new crafty skill and take home your new hand made item!
*While supplies last.

Make and Take Stations:
AR Workshop
107 N. Fairfax Street
Stop by AR Workshop’s DIY Studio Friday 11-5 or Saturday and Sunday 10-12 pm and learn different painting techniques to create your very own 2019 ‘Word of the Year’ mini wood block. Crafters will get to choose from multiple designs and non-toxic stain and paint color options (while supplies last).

fibre space
1319 Prince Street
Learn how to make a pom pom key chain when you visit our shop! The station is open every day of the crawl from 2-6 pm.

Penny Post
1201 King Street
Customize your own mini notebook with our collection of Washi tape, stamps, and writing tools – available anytime that the shop is open during the crawl!

Red Barn Mercantile
1117 King Street
Create your own custom Conflicted Pixie necklace – available anytime that the shop is open during the crawl! We will provide the supplies and you provide the creativity
Stitch Sew Shop
102 N. Fayette Street
New Year. New Craft. Visit Stitch Sew Shop Friday 4-6 pm, Saturday 11:30 am –1:30 pm, or Sunday 10:30 am –12:30 pm, and learn to cross stitch. We will supply a custom kit, including wooden disk, pattern, embroidery flosses, and needle. One per maker, while supplies last.


January 18 @ 10:00 am
January 21 @ 6:00 pm
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