Tag Archives: Shopping

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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House Party

A couple of weeks ago, I went to the Room and Board Summer Kickoff party. It was as cozy as ever. I first started dropping in Room and Board several years ago. I used to attend an annual conference right … Continue reading

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EVENT RECAP: OUTFITTED Holiday Pop-up Shop

December 8, 2012 – Ozio Lounge – The OUTFITTED: Holiday Pop-up Shop unites west coast fashion brands Penolope and Coco, Luv Aj, Plush, MINKPINK, and Virgo Downtown with east coast fashionistas for an afternoon of shopping, sipping, and mingling. Cocktails … Continue reading

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Dear Santa: I Was Nice this Year

  Here’s what’s on my own personal wishlist: PRACTICAL: Alarm clock; Classic white blouse; floor mats; Macbook Pro; AFFORDABLE: Anthropologie bedding; Iris lacquer box; J. Crew gift card; Zara gift card; Victoria’s Secret gift card; STOCKING STUFFER: Clean Warm Cotton … Continue reading

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2012 Holiday Gift Guide: For Him

PRACTICAL: New Era Chicago Bulls fitted hat; Garrett popcorn; Phone and Card holder; Gun coffee mug; AFFORDABLE: Alexander Wang playing cards; The Social Animal book; Three Wise Men stackable flask; Nerdz Gone Wild Tees; STOCKING STUFFER: Bose earbuds; Baxter of … Continue reading

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EVENT: Outfitted: Holiday Pop-up Shop

Saturday, December 8, 2012 – West Coast fashion meets East Coast fashionista.    

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Get on the Warby Parker Bus

Georgetown – November 18, 2012 – Warby Parker Class Trip stops in Georgetown for the weekend. My eyeglasses have inadvertently become a part of my signature style. I have worn prescription glasses since the eleventh grade (I wore a red, … 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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Etsy Lov’n: The Love Shop (Poster Shop)

POSTER SHOP – THE LOVE SHOP *I actually own the first two!

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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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New Label – JayTees Apparel “Rich Kids” Line Launch

November 11, 2011: JayTees Apparel “Rich Kids” Line Launch Party – My hometown homeboy, Josh Ansah, owner and creator of Jaytees Apparel recently launched a line of T’s and sweatshirts called Rich Kids. The line and its representative logo, stand … Continue reading

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Event: Work Your Wardrobe to Benefit Dress for Success 11.17.2011

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Spotted: F/W Trends @tjmaxx

I really wish this vest was still left in my size. For good reason, they’re all out. Both the vest and reptile skirt are the right price, the vest at around $79 and the skirt under $200.

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A beginners Guide to Shopping Online

For numerous reasons, I prefer shopping online. No parking fees, no lines, no snotty sales people…wider selection… Over the past several weeks, I have found myself in the mall more times than I can count. And, it has only reminded … Continue reading

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UPDATE: Versace + H&M by Mert & Marcus LOOKBOOK

Versace for H&M Collaboration ad: Models Daphne Groeneveld and Lindsey Wixson; Photographers Mert & Marcus; Stylist Joe McKenna. –Source UPDATE: Versace + H&M Lookbook now available! See it all here. Everybody knows Abbey Lee is my all-time fav model. And there’s nothing Hauter than men in … 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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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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F/W 2011 Fashion Wishlist

1. Lots of Dresses – Either by themselves or layered, dresses are so easy. On a simple day, a dress can be paired with basic accessories and flats/heels. When that’s not enough, pair a dress with a blazer, and/or tights,  boots. The Teddie … Continue reading

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Fashion’s Night Out: DC Style

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Spotted: The September Issue

I love September. It is the beginning of the most romantic time of year. Temperatures are mild–it’s not too hot and not too cold. There’s fashion week. My birthday. And, of course, the most anticipated issue of Vogue. I happened … Continue reading

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This Week’s Haute Links: 8.16.2011

1.  Karl Lagerfeld’s line for Macys Impulse drops August 31st (I am really not impressed). – The Budget Babe 2. A judge denied Louboutin’s motion for preliminary injunctiona in the case of  Christian Louboutin S.A. v. Yves Saint Laurent America, … Continue reading

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“Zip Me Up?”

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