About Us

TSALT is a boutique that has developed a dual concept of producing private label styles along with complimentary brands that embody the same vision ~ women who are looking for chic and sophisticated clothing that will travel well and compliment their busy lives.  Tamara Saltonstall developed this idea while coming across her own struggles in finding clothing that fits her correctly. Many women are not off the rack sizes can offer challenges. The TSALT private label collection offers free alterations in our studio above the boutique.  Time and desire to put a stylish wardrobe together every season spawned TSALT where each piece builds off of the next and together they offer a collection of clothing that will season your style.


Whether you’re one of our long-time devotees or it’s your first visit, shopping at TSALT is like entering the closet of your most fashionable friend. Our specialty is approvals–hand-picking and perfectly packaging an assortment of pieces tailored to our clients’ style. Simply put, service is everything to us.


106 N. St. Asaph Street
Alexandria, VA 22314




If there is anything we can do to make your experience better or if you have questions of any kind, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us and let us know what we can do. Your feedback is very important to us.



We want to make your online shopping experience as easy and pleasant as possible.  We receive new merchandise every day and work very hard to add it to our website immediately. If you are looking for something in particular, or have questions about sizing, fit, or how to wear an item, please don't hesitate to contact us for our recommendations--we would love to help!



We always want you to feel comfortable ordering from us. Your privacy and security is the most significant aspect to a comfortable and worry-free online shopping experience, and it is extremely important to us. We use Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology that encrypts and protects your data. If SSL is enabled, you will see a padlock at the top of your browser. Click on the padlock to find out more information about the SSL digital certificate registration. You will also notice "https:" in the URL field that notifies you that you are in a secure mode.



We make every effort to keep our system updated, however our online inventory is supplied through the physical store location.  Therefore, things go fast but rarely at the same time.  In the rare case that this occurs, we will send you an email with suggested alternatives or details about special ordering the piece for you, and are always happy to refund your card if neither of those options suit you.



We believe in the quality of all our designers and products. Every purchase you make from us is unconditionally guaranteed. See our Returns section for more information about our exchange and refund policies.



TSALT gladly accepts American Express, Visa, Discover and Mastercard.



Give the gift that’s always perfect: A Gift Card to TSALT. You may purchase a gift card to our website online, or by contacting us by phone at 703-664-0585. If you have received a physical gift card from our store and would like to use this gift card online, (need process for this instance)



We ship all domestic orders via UPS.  We ship all international orders via USPS. We ship with a signature being required for all orders over $250. If your order is over $250 and you would like to not have a signature required at delivery, please note this in the comments section of your order. **Please note that if you choose to ship without a signature being required, you are liable for the contents of the package should they go missing. Once an international package is outside of the United States, the shipping provider will vary depending on the destination country. Please see our International Shipping section below for more information. 

* Items are pulled from our physical store's inventory at time of purchase, and will generally be shipped within 48 hours on Monday through Friday, except holidays, pending product availability and credit verification.  

* Please note that UPS is unable to deliver items to a PO Box or APO/FPA address. If you are shipping to one of these addresses, you must select a USPS shipping option.

* Overnight/Next Day Shipping can only be guaranteed on orders placed before 2pm EST.  If you are concerned about getting items by a certain time, please call 703-664-0585 and we will be happy to make your shipment our highest priority. It is our goal to make you happy!

* Please email info@tsaltstyle.com or call 703-664-0585 if you have any other questions or requests regarding shipping.




International shipping fees vary depending on the country. Shipping costs can be estimated during the check out process before submitting payment. Orders shipped outside of the US may be subject to import taxes, customs duties, and fees that are determined once the shipment reaches the destination country. The recipient may be subject to these fees and may be required to pay these fees in order to have the shipment release. We unfortunately have no control over these charges and can't predict what they might be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country. If you have any questions, please contact your local customs office for more information. If additional customs clearance procedures are required, it can cause delays beyond our original delivery estimates. **Please note that some international credit cards (such as some cards from the United Kingdom) are not set up to comply with AVS (Address Verification Services). If you own a credit card issued outside of the United States, your transactions may be declined. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Please call703-664-0585 and we will be happy to assist you with your order over the phone. Please be aware that we may ask for additional verification of identity.



When shipping outside of Virginia, no sales tax will be charged on items sold due to the fact that we are physically located in Virginia.  For out-of-state residents shopping in our stores, be sure to take advantage of this wonderful opportunity to save both money and the hassle of lugging around your new purchases.  This is especially beneficial for customers who will be flying home and don’t want to worry about tipping the scale at the airport with your goods. Sales tax will be charged according to state law for items purchased in the store as well as those items shipped to residents of Virginia.



Our Return Policy varies based on whether you purchased the item in store or online.



TSALT will gladly issue a refund for non sale items returned within 10 days of purchase and accompanied by a sales receipt. Item must be in its original condition and must be unworn with all tags attached and in its original packaging. Items returned for a refund must include a return authorization number. Please contact us via email at info@tsaltstyle.com to obtain a return authorization and packaging instructions for your return.

Once your refund is approved, we will email you with packaging instructions and a return authorization number. Packages received without an authorization number listed on the box will be refused. Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund. If your refund is approved, your refund will be processed, and a credit will be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within 10 days. Refunds are only applied to credit cards for ONLINE PURCHASES. Refunds will be issued in the original payment method less any shipping/restocking fee.

You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive an exchange, you will be charged the cost of return shipping.

Sale Items, altered items, jewelry, lingerie, swimwear, fragrance and candles are a final sale and cannot be exchanged or returned.

Special Orders:

We are happy to offer special orders when possible. Special orders require a 50% deposit and are a final sale. Deposits and Special orders cannot be cancelled and are non-refundable.

For additional information or personal assistance please contact info@tsaltstyle.com.

Regular price, unworn, unwashed, unaltered merchandise will gladly be accepted for a refund within 14 days of the customer’s purchase date. Merchandise must be received back in the store within 14 days from the purchase date. All items must be returned in a secure, insured package. Please do not use original shoe boxes to ship footwear--footwear and shoe box must be shipped within a larger box. Footwear returns must include the original shoe box in its original condition, without postage labels. All sale merchandise, jewelry, sunglasses, swimsuits and lingerie are FINAL SALE, and are not eligible for Free Returns/Exchanges. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to email us at info@tsaltstyle.com or give us a call at 703-664-0585.