Music and fashion go together like love and marriage, and like any creative industry, they find innovative ways of thriving through collaboration. Musical accompaniment to collections convey the aesthetic of a designer’s work in ways which presenting the collection on its own, cannot. In recent years, the music has been, literally, amplified. Live music is now adding to the manifestation of runway. Shows of many major fashion houses are now like concerts, its musicians their muse - and this summer, music meets fashion at one of DC's most anticipated fashion events. We're getting ready for Rock the Runway DC!
You heard it right - 160 events, 160 Hotels around the world all on 1 day! Last week, the Renaissance Hotels celebrated their 4th annual Global Day of Discovery with an exclusive events featuring sips, tastes and entertainment from around the DMV! And if you missed out, don't worry - we have all the details of the District's Day of Discovery festivities right here!
Since opening its now iconic brick and mortar location in November 2014, Rent the Runway has revolutionized DC’s retail industry, making designer dress and accessory rentals a convenient and accessible luxury experience to women of all ages! The 4,353-square foot Georgetown boutique houses an impressive collection of 900 dresses, jewelry and clutches, with new inventory delivered several times a week. Rent the Runway is, without a doubt, the ultimate solution to the “I have nothing to wear” dilemma. So, while you may know all the RTR basics, here are FIVE things you might not know about Rent the Runway Georgetown that will have you racing through their store front doors...
The the biggest designer shopping phenomenon hits the District again this summer! Score tickets and pend your weekend shopping from the best selection of discounted designer duds at the annual Gilt City Warehouse Sale!
A look inside May's National Building Museum gala with the first ever after party! The annual event, which takes place in one of DC's most glamorous settings, featured a garden soiree, a lavish dinner, and raving after party. We've got all the details on the most talked about gala marking the start of the summer events season!
After a week of graduations and celebrations, the city's shifting their focus to literacy, family, health and wellness, as well as addressing the all important matter of margarita supremacy. Enjoy a philanthropic and entertaining week! Find the details here. Don't forget to look through our Calendar and follow us on Twitter! [photo via]