There is a lot to look forward to right now; going home for Thanksgiving to eat the most epic home-cooked meal ever, then working off all the calories shopping Black Friday like it's a varsity sport, watching Elf every single night, and ringing in 2014! However, this week Christmas came early with a few announcements we couldn't help but get just as excited about. More»
Here at Guest of a Guest, we always welcome a reason to party with open arms. So, if France finds reason to celebrate one of their cheaper and youngest wines, we can to! More»
Making our hair look semi-presentable can be an uphill battle...on its best days. We tug, straighten, curl, and then, after enough frustration, it often ends up thrown up in a topknot. Luckily, we've rounded up the tools that will not only help your hair look like it naturally looks that good but also won't damage and fry your locks. All of these tools will help bring life back to your hair, making it smooth and shiny. Click through and learn how to manage and repair your locks with some of our favorite appliances on the market. More»
Thanksgiving is almost open which means your life will soon be inundated with leftovers of your aunt's suspicious green bean casserole. Before you get major indigestion from the festivities, be sure to check out these 5 DC hot spots. We've got two openings, a festival, and a book signing with a famous chef that you and that special someone will not want to miss. More»
The coming together of Thanksgiving Day and the first night of Hanukkah is a once-in-a-lifetime celebration. Literally! This won't happen again in over 70,000 years. Can we take a moment and appreciate how Seth Cohen would be over the moon for this holiday if he were...real? Of course, it calls for the ultimate celebration and a fusion of our favorite foods from both Thanksgiving and Hanukkah. We've included the Hanukkah staples like challah, latkes and matzo combined with Thanksgiving classics like cranberry sauce, stuffing and turkey. Make sure to bring the Manischewitz vino and it's a holiday that will go down in history. Mazel Turkey!
Although we've loved the glowing structure in the middle of the Mall, the Washington Monument's scaffolding is coming down and reopening soon. When you ask? We got you covered. More»
For the art lovers, or for those who are looking for indoor weekend activities as the weather gets cold out, these art events are sure to satisfy your creative palette. From galleries, to photography expos, to running around the District looking for free art, the end of November is packed with things to do that are not necessarily all turkey-related. Click through to see what's happening around the 202. More»
With the seasons changing and the holidays approaching, it is officially time to warm up and liven your spirits - or at least your wardrobe. Velvet is the perfect way to get into that winter groove. This year we are breaking it down, giving you ideas and tips for wearing the annual favorite. More»
Prez Barack Obama took his girls (mother-in-law not pictured) to an Oregon State University vs. University of Maryland basketball game this weekend in support of the First Lady's brother, who is the Oregon State coach. We're less concerned with the score of the game (Oregon State won, just in case you actually do care) and just, totally, obsessed with Sasha's unicorn sweater. Upon further investigation, it is from our favorite online retailer ASOS and, while it was on sale for $18.69, it is now sold out. Sad face. Good to know that she is savvy shopper like her Mama, who has been seen sporting the likes of J.Crew. But, in case you're desperate to find a unicorn-emblazoned sweater just like Sasha's, we found 5 look-a-likes for you! More»
Tis the season for giving! Our social calendars are getting filled up by the day with holiday parties, and what would these parties be without a traditional gift exchange? Shopping for these events can be a burden that many of us don't have time for in the hustle and bustle of the season, but we still want to make sure we find the perfect gift for our anonymous recipient. Well, we're here to help! We've rounded up 10 quirky gifts that you just may want to keep for yourself - and they are all under $35! More»
From The Huxley's glamorous One Year Anniversary party to celebrity hairstylist Dusan Grante and Eve Monica's Birthday Soirée, DC was a very celebratory city this weekend.
Sunday, December 8
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