Virginia Chapter of the

National Organization for Women


Historic Occoquan

Located on the Occoquan river, find a hidden cluster of restaurants, boutique shops, and other treasures at the site of the suffrage memorial we are hoping to build.  Support history while enjoying the present.

Passion Parties

*Now merged with Pure Romance. We site it for historical reference and tribute as the most politically progressive of the pleasure party companies.

Gather some friends, host a party, and call up a Passion Parties party consultant in your area for a girls night in!  Sex and love are good for you. Time to shop for YOURSELF ladies! Also get some inspiration, some guidance, and lots of affirming permission. Passion Parties supports passionate monogamy -- and knows there's many ways to love.  ♥


Curves are groovy and welcome with this store!  Pepperberry clothes are available in sizes 8 to 18 with three curvy options to choose from depending how much extra room you need to fit your boobs in; Curvy, Really Curvy and Super Curvy. Pepperberry doesn't compromise on style to make it easier for shapely women to get clothes over their waist and hips!

Persuasion Boudoir

Fine Art portraiture for women.

Poste Brasserie

For all the beef lovers out there, this is a D.C. restaurant for you!

The Pyramid Collection

Beautiful, sexy, fun, and from all over the world! Featuring Wicca & witchcraft, Gothic, fairies, Renaissance, Celtic clothes & jewelry and love & sexuality.

Radiance Yoga

Virginia is lucky, we have handfuls of great yoga studios. Radiance is one of a few that offers a comprehensive beginners series (8 weeks, beginning with yogic breathing). They also offer a very wide variety of practices (from yin yoga to kundalini), and offer courses often enough in the week to meet most schedules. Located in Old Town Alexandria. Link goes to beginners series page. Om shanti!

Red Hat Society

The Red Hat Society has become the international society dedicated to reshaping the way women are viewed in today's culture.  RHS supports and encourages women to pursue fun, friendship, freedom, fulfillment of lifelong dreams and fitness!!!  Women over age 50 are known as "Red Hatters," while those who have yet to reach 50 years of age are lovingly referred to as "Pink Hatters." #WomenOwned

Sanctus Therapeutic Massage and Bodyworks

Sanctus is located in Woodbridge, VA, and offers a wide variety of massage treatments, spa treatments, and individualized body work and physical training. Woman owned and operated, this is a no-frills spa focused on quality and results.  #WomenOwned

Seed Savers Exchange

Do you meditate by gardening? Seed Savers is a non-profit that preserves and facilitates sharing of heirloom seeds. You might also visit The Missouri Botanical Gardens site for some excellent gardening tips and guides.


Shutterfly provides high quality photo prints, mugs, mouse pads, calendars, & other products along with world class services that make it easy, convenient and fun for consumers to preserve their digital photos in a creative and thoughtful manner.


Slumber Parties
*Now merged with Pure Romance. We site it for historical reference and tribute as the most financially empowering and sexually liberating of pleasure party companies.

Gather some friends, call up a Slumber Parties party rep, host a party, and enjoy a FUN #ladiesnight with your girlfriends!  It's like a Tupperware Party, but much, much more fun.  Enjoy tasteful products from high quality sources geared towards putting romance and passion back into your relationship!  Slumber Parties believes in empowering women at every stage of life by bringing romance, fun, fantasy and creativity back into their relationships.  MADE IN THE USA!  #WomenOwned

Sugarloaf Craft Festivals

The nation's most talented artisans come together and personally sell their contemporary crafts and fine art at the Sugarloaf Craft Festivals. One of the hottest places is their biannual stop in Virginia! Don't miss it!

Sticks and Stones

Sticks and Stones, in Fairfax, offers incense sticks, crystals, raw and polished stones, candles, herbs and oils, divination supplies, drums, jewelry, tarot cards, artwork, greeting cards, all natural body care products, beautiful ritual clothing, and lots more!

The Torpedo Factory Art Center

The Torpedo Factory Art Center's incredible studio houses more than 165 visual artists who produce artwork in a wide variety of media including painting, ceramics, photography, jewelry, stained glass, fiber, printmaking, and sculpture.  Afterwards stroll along the waterfront, shop and sightsee on nearby historic streets, have a picnic on the dock behind the art center, or dine in the area's many fine restaurants.

Virginia Is For Lovers

We live in a beautiful state.  Truly, it's gorgeous.  Want a vacation?  Start here for ideas of where to go!  So much to do, so much to see, so much to enjoy!!!

Virginia Wine Festival

The Virginia Wine Festival offers a unique array of both free and ticketed tasting and learning opportunities. Experience the performances, broaden your knowledge of wineries and the understanding wine culture!  Or make a grand day of it with a ticket to their gourmet wine and food pairing tent.

Virginia Wine Lovers Magazine

Virginia.  The good life.  Wine.  Wineries.  Wine blogs.  The Virginia coast.  Wine jobs.  Where to find Virginia wines.  Planning your weekend getaway full of wine and relaxation.  Festivals and events.  Wine 101.  Recipes.  Picnics and oh my goodness so much more in here! 

Visit Alexandria

Just outside Washington, DC, Alexandria is nationally known for its walkability, dining, independent boutiques, arts, and 18th and 19th century architecture.

Vulva Love Lovely

A shop full of jewelry and accessories celebrating the power of the vulva and vagina! Fun, provocative, and beautiful!


Woman-centered astrological datebooks, earth-spirited and multicultural. Made by and for and featuring the work of women from around the world. Both a datebook and an astrological guide to the energy cycles of the coming year.  #WomenOwned


Wiccan Way

Located in Texas, the Wiccan Way is an established, online retailer of Witchcraft Supplies, Pagan Supplies and Wicca Supplies, in business since 2003.

Youthing Strategies

Products and modalities based in Ayurvedic traditions and meant to keep you healthy and glowing. This company started in Austin, Texas in 1998 and moved to Branson, Missouri.

Yours Truly Portraiture

Boudoir, Beauty, & Pinup Photographer located in Virginia Beach.  Tianna quotes, "I love beauty and boudoir photography because I am a woman of many insecurities just like you. We go through so many ups and downs and feeling this or that about ourselves. It is my mission to help women see how beautiful they are, right now, the way they are."  Every woman deserves the opportunity to be in the center of "Lights, Camera...Action!"  #WomenOwned