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Social Capital: Kicks for Kids Charity Shoe Drive and Concert #kickforkids

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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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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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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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Congresswoman Schultz Draws Attention for Her Naturally Curly Hair

Photo via New York Times/Stephen J. Boitano/NBC, via Associated Press Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) made news this week for unapologetically wearing her natural curls. It seems that not everyone is so comfortable.  Curly hair is too sexy, and not … Continue reading

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DC Fashion Week Meanswear Show

Top Rank by Yvette Chapis and Mohamed Numan Je Ne Sais Quoi                     Jeantrix Clothing Mason Sylvestor Hector Williams and Mason Sylvestor

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DC Fashion Week: Fashion Industry Networking Party @ Tabaq Bistro

DC Fashion Week was last week (as was London and Milan FW). Thursday night was the Fashion Industry Networking Party @ Tabaq. The event was a great chance to meet new, and especially artistic, people from around the city. ANFOMAGIC.COM … Continue reading

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Bellinis, Bottomless

Got a personal invitation to have brunch at the W, DC yesterday. We simply had a BLAST. We had such a wonderful time. The staff at the W are wonderful AND stylish. They took very good care of us. Ask … Continue reading

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I Like to Eat Dessert First.

I celebrated my 28th birthday recently with a heightened degree of the usual:   Putting Iowa on the map!

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FUUUURR-ocious Fall Outerwear

Fall in DC is tricky. It’s cold in the morning, warm throughout the day, and then chilly at night. So it’s hard to dress appropriately. But, I think I’ve figured it out…. The fur at the bottom of this blazer … Continue reading

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