Category Archives: Capitol Fashion

EVENT: Outfitted x Chevrolet

November 16, 2013 – West Coast fashion meets East Coast fashionista. Join me for the third installation of Outfitted – back by popular demand – where I will be the official social media correspondent! A step up from photographer, no? … Continue reading

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The A-List: FABB Girls Club Accessories Event

I am really excited to invite you to an event that I will host along with The FABB Girls Club. On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 6:30 please join us at Aldo Accessories inside Fashion Center at Pentagon City for … Continue reading

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The Last Days of Summer

Summer isn’t exactly my favorite time of year. It’s extremely hot outside and extremely cold inside. An uncomfortable time of year, I think…about as uncomfortable as I feel in front of the camera…I am much more of the behind the … Continue reading

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DC’s Salon Lynne Celebrates One-Year Anniversary

Salon Lynne One Year Anniversary Party – September 5, 2012 – Television personality Paul Warton hosts hairstylist Lynne Wooden’s anniversary soiree at Hillyer Art Space. With over 16 years experience in Washington, DC’s top salons, hair stylist, colorist, extentionist, and … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Guide to FNO 2012

Everyone is putting the final touches on their participation in the global shopping campaign Fashion’s Night Out (FNO), taking place the evening of Thursday, September 6. Including me! FNO, which was started four years ago as a means of stimulating shoppers’ … Continue reading

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Interview: Closet Organization Tips From Vanchic, LLC

By now you know I am obsessed with maintaining an organized wardrobe and sharing my know-how and resources, so others can have one too. This time, I have invited Kim Clark, founder and owner of Vanchic, LLC, a local image, … Continue reading

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Surprise, Surprise! The @SouthMoonUnder and @Refinery29 Styling Contest Winner Is…

December 15, 2011 – South Moon Under, Arlington, VA – The winners of the “Let’s Holiday” style competition were revealed on last Thursday night at the Clarendon South Moon Under location. Thank you all who liked my look! I made … Continue reading

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Vote for Me in the “Let’s Holiday!” Style Competition by @SouthMoonUnder and @Refinery29

Like my “Haute Holiday Hippie” album on Facebook! Of course, the more likes, the better. This is the first time I have entered this sort of challenge. It was fun styling my darling model was so patient, as were the … Continue reading

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Vintage is the New Black

November 19, 2011: A visit to La Petite Marmoset Vintage was all I imagined. When I first met Katherine Martinez, owner of La Petite Marmoset, she told me that she owned a vintage shop, and that I should come by … Continue reading

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Event: Work Your Wardrobe to Benefit Dress for Success 11.17.2011

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DC Welcomes Refinery 29

November 3, 2011: Madewell hosts launch party for Refinery 29. Lots of bloggers were there, of course, including: Chyanne of The Yuppie Lady and Kate of Go Kate Shoot Star of Ms. Star Styles These fabulous ladies and gentleman, including Desiree (pictured … Continue reading

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Santa Maria Novella Store Opening, Chevy Chase, MD

October 27, 2011: I received a special invitation to attend a private celebration in honor of the opening of  the Santa Maria Novella store in Chevy Chase, Maryland the other night. Chris Johnson, Jason Barnes and Yene Damtew (I posted … Continue reading

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Capital Area Fashion and Beauty Blogger Meetup @ Nectar Skin Bar

October 4, 2011 – The Capital Area Fashion and Beauty Bloggers (CapFABB) got together recently, cameras and signature pose-ready for night of networking and pampering and Nectar Skin Bar. I met a great group of bloggers who I look forward to … Continue reading

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Gen XY Vintage Launch Party

October 1, 2011 On Saturday,  Ashley Tyrus launched her online vintage shop, Gen-XY Vintage. To celebrate, friends (new and old) gathered for a presentation of what’s to come, and at the end, we got to shop. Look for Ashley and … Continue reading

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DC Fashion Week Industry Networking Party 2012

Dirty Bar, September 22, 2011 Among the events happening last week was DC Fashion week. For the second season in a row, I attended the Fashion Industry Networking Party, where I ran into my friends from Purple District. I couldn’t … Continue reading

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Washingtonian Style Setters 2011 Party

Included in fashion events last week, was Washingtonian’s party celebrating it’s annual list of style setters: A complete list of the style setters, including what gives them “style” can be found here and more party pictures here.

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Haute Links: NYFW Edition

1. Copy Cat Chronicles: Young Designer Claims Nicki Minaj Ripped off her Designs. 2. Rag and Bone held it’s DC store opening party. 3. Check out Project Beltway and  Zestes de Mode FNODC pics. Send me the link to your FNO pics, and I will … Continue reading

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FNODC Recap: It Was Worth the Cupcakes!

Rain, Rain, Go Away! Thursday night was still a lot of fun, despite the rain. The plan was to head to Georgetown straight from work, but the rail was discouraging. Instead we decided to hang inside and order some food … Continue reading

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The Haute List of FNO-DC Events

Year before last, I was in New York for the very first Fashion’s Night Out, the largest, most stylish shopping event on earth. I missed FNO and Fashion Week completely last year. So I am really excited and gearing up to kick off … Continue reading

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Uptown Magazine Issue Launch Party

Uptown Magazine threw an issue release party last week at Indulj Restaurant and Lounge, DC. There was a special vocal performance, a beauty bar, and a dating game hosted by the Modern Day Matchmaker, Paul Carrick Brunson. Check out the … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Night Out: DC Style

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Haute Friday at Sweet Spot DC on 8.05.11

You are Officially invited to:

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Desiree Rogers is in Vogue

Former White House social secrectary and Washington’s “Best Dressed Woman”, Desirese Rogers, poses with daugher, Victoria for Vogue’s August issue.  She left her post, but not her title. As the current CEO of Johnson Publishing Co., Rogers was spotted at the … Continue reading

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