Ever since Pharrell introduced a new kind of love affair between man and hat, we can't help but jump at any opportunity to up our hat game. With mother nature finally operating on more cooperative terms, it's time to ditch our thick wool beanies and embrace the sunny days ahead. We've put our noggins together to come up with a selection of toppers that will certainly keep you stylish from head to toe during the warmer months. Bonus: If you're having a bad hair days, these are an instant stylish solution! Click through to see the six springtime stunners we're tipping our hats to.
Cherry Blossom season is the the tell-tale sign that spring is finally here and us Washingtonians highly anticipate their first bloom and the pink blanket that covers our city. Out of all the great cosmopolitan aspects of the festival, it's safe to say we most look forward to the culinary creations that local eateries and chefs design and showcase from the end of March to mid-April. This weekend is the primetime to spy the blooms so pair the pretty sights with cherry cuisines. From every course, cocktail, and cupcake ensemble, we've never loved cherries more (and we can't stop!) so celebrate with these tasty fares before the festival is over!
Whether you prefer shoes, sunglasses, or small dogs, we all know that the right accessories are truly what take an outfit to that next level This season, though, our statement piece of choice is most definitely the box bag, a.k.a. a solid addition (pun intended) to any wardrobe. From pseudo-novels to neon embellishments, the coolness of a classic clutch should never be underestimated.
While some girls are on the prowl for the perfect boyfriend (whether or not he exists--debatable!), we'd like to take a moment to sing the praises of the perfect pair of boyfriend jeans! A staple in our spring wardrobe, we are absolutely smitten with these denim pieces for their comfiness and versatility! We took it to the streets to explore all the different ways you can wear them. Bonus points: They won't break your heart or spend too much time watching video games!
Are you looking for a photographer, a party planner, a graphic designer? Well, look no further than Fortique, an online marketplace that connects service-seekers with DMV's very own creative talent. Launched in February of 2013 by UVA graduate Stephanie Olvey, the website provides talented service providers a platform to sell their product and a marketplace for all of those who are just too busy to plan the party they promised they would.
After so many long winter months, spring is finally starting to bloom as well as our social lives. And as we trade in our thick sweaters and wool coats for lighter blouses and blazers, we welcome sunny weekends perfect for brunch-hosting, not to mention one of our most beloved spring holidays, Easter. Forget the egg hunts, we know the best part of this celebration are the cocktails we'll be sipping. So whether you're planning the traditional brunch or a more casual afternoon garden party, we've selected some of the best recipes to serve at your soiree. From the traditional mint julep to twists on old favorites like the lavender collins, these spring time sippers will help you celebrate the holiday in style.
We might live in a town bursting at the new seamswith fancy new restaurants and haute takes on classic fare, but deep down, there is no type of eatery as American as the diner. With most open 24 hours, that hangover cure is never too far away. From pancakes, to burgers and fries, to dessert, you'll find your favorite on one of these classic diner menus.
Washingtonians are spoiled with seemingly endless dining options, so it's usually pretty hard to resist going out to eat. But sometimes home-cooked, fresh meals sound and taste way better than prepared food. For those days when you want to dine in or make the most of what's in your pantry, check out these free or inexpensive recipe apps available for your smart phone. Who needs a cookbook anymore? Except these apps won't decorate your kitchen shelves quite as well.