Things We Love

Sunday Snapshot: Fall on the National Mall

Fall is a beautiful time of year on the National Mall. While it may not seem like the most obvious destination to see foliage in DC, the Mall offers a peaceful respite from the downtown corridor and a bounty of colorful landscapes.

Click more to see photos from a recent stroll on the Mall.

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Style Scene: Anthropologie Birthday Party on F Street

There’s many ways you can celebrate your birthday in DC, but if you like fashion, sweets, and discounts as much as we do, few things can beat Anthropologie’s birthday parties for its Anthro members.

This past Wednesday, Anthropologie on F Street held a party for Anthro members celebrating birthdays in September and October. Champagne, cupcakes, and macarons were provided along with a 15% discount on all merchandise. Anthropologie personal stylists were also on hand to assist attendees in finding new looks for fall.

Click to see more photos from the event!

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Five Ways to Reduce Your Stress in DC

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We can all benefit from reducing stress in our lives – especially here in DC.

That’s why I’ve come up with 5 simple ways that you can reduce your stress in the without having to fork over hundreds (if not thousands) of dollars for a spa day or a trip away.

Click more to see the list!

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Sunday Snapshot: Georgetown Waterfront

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It had been a while since I’d been to the Georgetown Waterfront, so I decided it would be worth exploring for a Sunday Snapshot. The views are just as picturesque as I remember – and with some new restaurants (and more on the way), it’s also a great place to dine and enjoy a day (or evening) away from city life.

Click more to see some of my favorite snapshots from the area!

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Sunday Snapshot: Rowhouses on 12th Place NW in Washington, DC

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The rowhouses on 12th Pl NW in Washington, DC, are among the city’s most colorful and vibrant. Click to see more of my favorites.

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Looks Inspired by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs’ “Zero”

Karen O is a style icon – a status that was cemented with this 2009 video from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.

Though her trademark studded “KO” leather jacket would cost well several thousand dollars to replicate, other elements of her style are decidedly less expensive. Click more to get outfit and makeup inspiration from the video.

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The Week on Instagram

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From upper left to bottom right: a stop inside Violet Boutique in Adams Morgan; L’Enfant Café and Bar in Adams Morgan; guacamole greens from sweetgreen; homemade carrot pineapple smoothie; iced dulce de leche from the Illy Café in Foggy Bottom; and morning workout essentials of La Roche-Posay eau thermale peaux sensibles and hand weights.

The Week on Instagram is a new District Style feature where we highlight some of our Instagram pictures from the previous week. To see more of our Instagram photos, join us here.