Living in Reston, VA

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Shopping in Reston

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Expect the Unexpected at Lou Lou

With fall on the horizon, expect a bevy of cozy knit scarves, oversized (but stylish) sweaters, and handbags drenched in autumn hues.

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Visit the Reston Farmers Market!

Find the Reston Farmers Market in the Lake Anne Plaza Shopping Center each Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon.

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What do you Love at the Trader Joe’s in Reston?

If you haven’t changed up your grocery shopping at least once a month to stock up on all the fun Trader Joe’s finds, you’re missing out.

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Find a New Read at Scrawl Books

Scrawl Books carefully curates the selection in their store so that there’s something for everyone, including children and teens.

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Bring a Love of Reading to Scrawl Books

The local, independent book shop is constantly sourcing new reads ranging from indie books to bestsellers.