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4/20 Is Here And Legalization In DC May Not Be Far Behind!

4/20 Is Here And Legalization In DC May Not Be Far Behind!
News

The recreational use of marijuana has become increasingly kosher due to the legalization in Colorado and other states' flexible legislation. Celebrities like Miley Cyrus and Rihanna, pop star idols to the young and impressionable, often post pictures of themselves smoking what appears to be weed-like substances. A drug that was once reserved for the stereotypical hippy has spread its wings and is flying high, so to speak, throughout the entire population. Whether you're a soccer mom or a Fortune 500 CEO, the social stigma of smoking weed has increasingly fallen to the wayside. And now, with this weekend's 4/20 holiday, there are a lot of reasons for marijuana supporters to celebrate with the recent legislation movement in D.C.!

7 Outdoor Brunch Spots Perfect For Easter Sunday (Or Any Sunday!)

7 Outdoor Brunch Spots Perfect For Easter Sunday (Or Any Sunday!)
dining

You don't have to celebrate Easter to enjoy a Sunday brunch outside this weekend! Washingtonians can and will find a reason to brunch anytime! What better way to soak in the sun than with a new outdoor brunch spot! Serving everything from Italian, to American classic, to Belgian soul food, our list has got it all. So, put on your new sunnies and dig in!

Birthday Gift Guide: 8 Presents For Your BFF All Under $100

Birthday Gift Guide: 8 Presents For Your BFF All Under $100
Guides

So your BFF's birthday is coming up and you're in a state of panic. You want to get her the perfect gift that she'll love, but you also don't want to spend a fortune. Don't fret! We've rounded up creative and affordable gifts for every type of gal pal out there. Click though to see our top picks of affordable birthday gifts, all under $100. More>>

DC Street Style: Shedding Layers (And DC's Frumpy Stereotype)!

DC Street Style: Shedding Layers (And DC's Frumpy Stereotype)!
DC Fashion

Hefty winter jackets, be gone. We;re back on our mission to shake stereotypes that DC is New York City's frumpy cousin that shows up to family functions wearing ill-fitted suit sets in bland shades of grey (not the spicy 50 shades kind of way!). Washingtonians have their own unique sense of style and we're loving how you guys are handling this pesky transitional season! Not one to let the cherry blossoms steal the spotlight, we saw floral prints blooming on blouses, stellar accessorizing and more! Check out these style stars and always dress to impress because you might be featured in our next street style coverage!

Celebrity Transformation: 7 Drastic New Hair Changes We Love

Celebrity Transformation: 7 Drastic New Hair Changes We Love
Celebrities

Our favorite celebs are shaking up the hair game with some striking colors this season. It may have started with Kelly Osbourne's lavender locks, but it looks like dramatic color changes are also being made by some stars you wouldn't expect. Nicole Richie's purple hue has us seriously considering taking the plunge. It looks that good.  Eccentric hair hues are becoming rapidly more popular, so we've decided to round up some of the best looks so far. Click through to see some of the daring color changes celebs are making this spring. More>>

Comeback Kid: Are This Season's Birkenstock Trend A Yay Or Nay?

Comeback Kid: Are This Season's Birkenstock Trend A Yay Or Nay?
Fashion

In case you haven't heard or seen, Birkenstocks are on the feet of the most stylish and posed to be one of the biggest shoe trends of this season. Gone is the stigma of unstylish, plain footwear reserve for diehard hippies! The iconic two-strap sandal is back and better than ever with chic designs and celebrity support by the likes of Heidi Klum, Drew Barrymore, Selma Blair and Mary-Kate Olsen. Check out these irresistible Birkenstocks and their copy cat counterparts to incorporate them in your spring wardrobe! Or not. Can we call it a comeback?! We'll let you decide...

Interview: ANTHOM's Co-Owners Talk Shop, Their New Store, And Trends They're Sick Of!

Interview: ANTHOM's Co-Owners Talk Shop, Their New Store, And Trends They're Sick Of!
Guest List

It's a conundrum we've all faced one time too many. You stumble upon your new favorite online boutique that has the gosh darn cutest clothes for unbeatable prices and all of a sudden your shopping bag is filled to the hypothetical brim. You get to show off your new pieces a few times and then the quality of the clothing beings to dissolve...sometimes literally! DC-based ANTHOM co-owners, Ashely Turchin, 26, and Carla Cabrera, 35, were fed up with this situation. So, they left behind their Type A jobs as a lawyer and scientist, respectively, to create ANTHOM, an international e-shop with unique, fashionable investment-worthy pieces that still won't leave your bank account weeping! Click through to find out how it all started, their favorite restos in the District, and where you can find their new brick & mortar store that will be opening this month!