All posts filed under: About Us

Welcome to Whittingham

At Whittingham, our goal is to have something for everyone, including home furnishings, china, glassware, silver, fine linens, ceramics, candles of all colors, toys, floral and seasonal decorations, cookware, utensils, gadgets, gourmet foods and wine. Stop by Whittingham and see our window displays—often subtle, sometimes humorous and always eye-catching! Our shops are a holiday destination for many Fredericksburg residents and visitors seeking gifts, seasonal decorations and ornaments. Our knowledgeable and friendly staff stands ready to assist our customers with everything from bridal registration to special shipping arrangements. The Kitchen at Whittingham is stocked with everything for beginning cooks to experienced gourmands: small appliances, hard-to-find kitchen gadgets, utensils, cookware, cutting boards and cutlery. We carry a wide variety of gourmet foods. Wines are chosen to deliver great taste at a reasonable price; we carry a selection of varietals and blends to suit most palates. The in-store kitchen plays host to cooking classes, demonstrations and seasonal wine tastings. Some past classes include: Dim Sum, Stir Fry, Summer Salads, Six-Minute Desserts, Table Settings and more.

The Kitchen

The Kitchen at Whittingham is a 3,500 square foot store dedicated to food lovers. We offer high end kitchen furnishings, small appliances, cookware, linens, utensils, hard-to-find gadgets, gourmet foods and fine wines. Our in-store complete kitchen offers cooking classes and demonstrations—a fun and exciting place to learn new techniques and recipes. Our Cooking Classes provide you with hands-on instruction in a friendly setting. We draw on the unique chefs and caterers in the Fredericksburg region to teach our classes, limiting the class sizes to 10 people to ensure that everyone can participate. Private Classes make for a great party for you and 9 of your friends. We provide the entertainment, food and wine and you have all the fun! Call us at (540) 374-0443 to inquire about private class options. Kitchen brands we carry: Krups kitchen appliances Lodge Cast Iron Nordic cook and bakeware Oxo, Oxo Good Grips Shun Knives Sodastream Staub USA Pans All Clad Vitamix Gourmet Food brands we carry: Ariston Olive Oil and Balsamic Vinegar Nielsen-Massey extracts Robert Rothschild Farm Scharffen Berger …