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Our neighborhood of Capitol Hill is unique in its choice location, and unique local community. From fashion discoveries, to great spots to read, learn about the world, and bargain—these are our favorite Capitol Hill shops.

Summit To Soul

This adorable Capitol Hill boutique is one of the best yoga and fitness fashion shops in all of Washington DC. Built by local women, the store features leggings, tops, American-themed apparel, outerwear, and yoga accessories like mats.

Summit To Soul. 727 8th St. SE

Woven History & Silk Road

Woven History s one of the most unique shops in Washington, DC, without question. It consists of a large gallery of weavings, textiles, hand-spun wool, rugs, antiques, furniture, and collectibles from the world’s oldest-known trade route—The Silk Road. Items come from a variety of countries ranging from Turkey to Pakistan, China, and many more.

Woven History & Silk Road. 311-315 7th St. SE

Boutique On The Hill

Come to this local fashion boutique in Capitol hill to find anything from a nice dress to a day-purse, or a some new jewelry. The cultured and in-the-know staff will help you access the unique styles and wears available here. From business dress options to more casual pieces, the inventory is quite eclectic.

Boutique On The Hill. 225 Pennsylvania Ave. SE

East City Bookshop

East City Bookshop is just over two years old, and in that short time, it’s become one of the neighborhood’s go-to places for book clubs. How does a new bookstore survive in 2018? With a great selection, regular author events, book clubs, community gatherings, and an adorable selection of toys, gifts, and art supplies.

East City Bookshop. 645 Pennsylvania Ave. SE

Eastern Market

One of the city’s best spots to explore and try different things, Eastern Market is right by Capitol Hill and within walking distance of the Capitol Hill Hotel. You can come here and eat at vendor stalls run by the city’s best restaurants, and find unique shopping experiences at the ongoing flea market.

Eastern Market. 7th & C streets.