Old Town might not sound like the hip, cool place to bring a wild and curious bunch of kids. But, it’s just that…and more! From kid-friendly farmer’s markets to consignment shops galore, there are so many hot spots in this Alexandria, Virginia enclave that you’ll need to make multiple trips just to soak it all in. Here’s where to get started.

Appleseed Maternity

Expecting Mamas can take their brood, err bellies, and do some picking at Appleseed Maternity. Skilled in the art of dressing your growing bump, the ladies at the “Seed” will stylize, glamourize and wrap your bump in the latest picks seen on everyone from Rosie Pope to that gorgeous preggo walking down King Street. Oh wait, that’s you! They also have baby buggys, nursing gear and super sweet baby gifts.

115 S. Columbus St. (Alexandria, Va)
Online: appleseedboutique.com
Photo: Appleseed Maternity and Baby Boutique via Facebook

Are there any secret spots in Old Town that we should know about? Tell us in the comments section below. 

—Hilary Riedemann and Ayren Jackson-Cannady