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Modern classics with an edge – that’s what Washington, DC’s STYLECABLE is all about.

Officially launched this past April, the e-commerce startup based at 1776 connects fashion lovers with emerging designers, including DC’s own Erika Schrieber, Sophie Blake, ElaineB, and Sarah Ceceila. These designers and more will be featured at the company’s first trunk show beginning this Sunday, June 29, at Urban Chic in Georgetown. (more…)

Style Perspectives: Ricky Choi, Co-Founder, Nice Laundry


Socks are an often ignored portion of our wardrobe.  They get lost, mismatched, or haphazardly thrown on at the last minute.

Ricky Choi, the designer and co-founder of Nice Laundry, is out to change that.  He and business partner Phil Moldavski (both DC natives) are focused on creating high quality, distinctive socks that won’t get lost in the shuffle.  And, if your sock drawer is in really bad shape, they’ll even help you recycle your old socks to help decrease the growing amount of textile waste in this country.

We talked to Choi about his own personal style, how DC has influenced him, and what’s next for Nice Laundry.

Q:  What has been the greatest influence on your personal style?