Couture fashion was the featured topic last Saturday night at “Rock The Runway” atop VIDA Navy Yard's plush penthouse pool, where Washington’s insiders gathered for an affair infused with stunning style and sound. Guests sipped and socialized while enjoying an original runway show featuring Marchesa designs, as well as an outstanding musical performance by Grammy-nominated artist Wayna. Haute Haus Agency organized and hosted the fashionable affair, with proceeds benefitting Music Unites.
Looking for a great escape from the sweltering DC heat? We've got just the cure. We're taking you inside of the summer's coolest outdoor parties. That's right - look no further than the Capitol Skyline Hotel Pool! Just a few blocks from the Hill, Capitol Skyline offers a chance to kick off your shoes and jump into one of DC’s hottest places to cool off.
The District’s summer sun can be sweltering, but thanks to Jacqueline Gellner’s Sun-Kissed Summer Makeup Workshop, we no longer need to hide from the heat. In case you missed the learning experience of a lifetime, we are taking you back into the studio for a glimpse of Jacqueline’s makeup magic!
Shark week has come and gone and now you're wondering what to do with your summer nights. Well look no further because we have great plans for you here! Don't forget to also check out the Calendar and follow us on Twitter!
It's officially summertime, and we're getting ready for pool season with some edgy new swimwear from the super chic Dar Be Dar line by Iranian-American designer Tala Raassi. The fashion designer, who is devoted to celebrating the female body through her designs and firmly believes that "fashion is freedom," brings her sophisticated, yet cutting edge swimwear collection to the District! And lucky for us, Guest of a Guest had the opportunity to sit down with Raassi and talk about her remarkably unique line of swimwear, her design inspirations, fashion politics, female empowerment, and her upcoming runway show at the Penthouse Pool Club on Thursday, June 25!
Don't let the summer heat keep you from looking great this season! Find out how to apply those shimmering, bronze tones and achieve that dewy, luminous skin with a tutorial by local makeup artist Jacqueline Gellner at her Sun-Kissed Summer Makeup Workshop!
Though the Nation's Capital appears to have it all, FOX News media guru turned entrepreneur, Angela Phelps, discovered that the city was missing that "je ne sais quoi," thus - Le Village Marche was born! The French inspired gift boutique has brought a little bit of Parisian flare to the District. Like a stroll through a Parisian market in the 18th arrondissement, owner Angela Phelps has stocked her light-filled shop with a beautifully curated selection of Parisian-inspired finds, including home décor, soaps, fragrances, stationery, children’s gifts and accessories, many of which are exclusive to Washington. With one location in Shirlington, VA, we sat down with Phelps to talk about her new Cathedral Commons location, her interior design inspirations, her passion for French culture and of course, her take on the DMV.
With holidays such Father's Day and the Forth of July around the corner, and the summer events season in full swing, its officially time for some prime summertime dinning! And while the District is home to some of the best cafes, restaurants, and little eateries, we're helping you narrow down all the summer's must-go places by highlighting some of the District's best - starting with one of our ultimate favorites, Barcelona Wine Bar!