Yountville has long been known for its food and wine scene but its best kept secret is finally out: Shopping! Yountville is home to many fine retail establishments specializing in everything from clothing to fine art. You will find shopping in three different areas of town; V Marketplace, Edward James Courtyard and Washington Square.
Park your car and start your shopping day at Hunter Gatherer in Washington Square in North Yountville (NoYo as the locals call it). Once you have finished wondering Washington Square stroll down Washington Street and explore a variety of shops in
V Marketplace. Across the street is Edward James Courtyard, the perfect place to discover some of Yountville’s high-end shopping. While exploring the town, don’t forget that in addition to the stand alone retail shops all of Yountville’s tasting rooms sell more than just wine, they have unique items to purchase!
Continue reading for some of our favorite places to shop in Yountville.
Located in Washington Square, Hunter Gatherer aims to provide Napa Valley visitors and residents alike with high-end staples that make life in wine country just a little more luxurious. Specializing in everything from men’s and women’s wear, to apothecary and even pet products for your furry family members. Hunter Gatherer is a “modern take on the general store.”
Forty Five Ten
Forty Five Ten is the high-end luxury shopping experience to pair with Yountville’s high end food and wine scene. Located in Edward James Courtyard, Forty Five Ten is a boutique filled with the top designs from the top designers. The boutique focuses on merging fashion trends with art, while presenting global luxury and emerging talents in women’s, men’s, home and beauty. Some of the brands that you can find include Gabriela Hearst, Adam Lippes, Vintner’s Daughter, Mario Luca Giusti and Artemest.
C’est la Paire
V Marketplace’s newest addition, C’est la Paire, features affordable and adorable womens shoes specializing in brands such as Sam Edelman, Dolce Vida, Vince Camuto, Corso Como, Chinese Laundry, Mystique, Badgley Mischka, Matisse, Lucky Brand and Frye. Owners Chelsea, Deborah, and Nicole envision this to be the premiere shoe store in the Napa Valley. They are well on their way! Whether you are looking for a cute high heel to wear to The French Laundry or a simple flip flop for the pool, C’est la Paire is a must for a shopping day in Yountville.
A Little Romance
A Little Romance is your one stop shop for accessories, home goods, and fun unique gifts. Browse through scarves, handbags, jewelry and unique cork-made objects. Try on the dozens of hats to complete your wine country look. No trip to the V Marketplace is complete without popping into A Little Romance.
Tay & Grace
When a wine country outfit is on your must-have list than Tay & Grace in the V Marketplace is the shop for you. Located across from C’est la Paire, Tay & Grace is a contemporary boutique specializing in “play cloths for women.” Stop in and have the friendly staff create the perfect take home look for you.
North Bay Gallery
North Bay Gallery, located on the lower level of V Marketplace, features “exceptional handcrafted works of art in Wine Country”. Featured artists include Thomas Arvid, known for his life like paintings of wine, Tim Cotteril, famously known as the “frogman” for his bronze frog sculptures, and Vaso Peritos who creates vivid works of art through multiple mediums. If you are looking for a special piece of art to remember your Yountville trip, North Bay Gallery could be just the spot.
Unique culinary inspired gifts are what you can expect to find at Michael Chiarello’s Ottimo! Located behind V Marketplace Ottimo! is modeled after an Italian marketplace featuring speciality salts, olive oils and spreads. You can also purchase antique kitchen wares such as decanters and silverware or one of Chef Chiarello’s cookbooks. After all of your shopping, if you’ve worked up an appetite, take a seat and let the folks at Ottimo! tempt you with wood fire pizza, fresh mozzarella or homemade gelato.
Shopping in Yountville Tasting Rooms
Our Yountville tasting rooms offer a wide selection of shopping options. Stop by Stewart Cellars and browse the antique books in their Nomad Library, or visit Hestan to admire the impressive cookware collection. If you are looking for new home decor stroll around Silver Trident Winery which is furnished in a Ralph Lauren Home. Hill Family Estate, also, features home goods and pottery made by Calistoga Pottery. JCB is a must stop for anyone who loves Baccarat crystal or expressive jewelry as well as bubbly.
No matter where you stop you are guaranteed to find friendly staff waiting to show you around. When you are finished exploring Yountville’s best kept secret don’t forget to stop and enjoy our world famous wine and food!