Just in time for spring galas and sunshine, Blo Blow Dry Bar is opening in Dupont Circle on Saturday, bringing you perfectly coiffed hair for just $40. But to celebrate this weekend's opening of Blo's 38th location, all blow outs will be only $25 on Saturday and Sunday--a deal that truly blows us away! Pun intended. There will also be an invite-only preview party tomorrow with special guest, Whitney Port. If they can guarantee our hair will look like Whitney's, sign us up for weekly appointments!
President Barack Obama is not too busy dealing with Russia's antics to create a March Madness bracket but let's just hope his behavior with Putin and crew is a little less risky. Obama made the bold move of puting #4 seeds Michigan State and Louisville in the championship game with Michigan State taking home the title. This is the first time Obama has not put a #1 seed, the safer bet in bracketology, in the final two. He also didn't put much faith in the two DC teams, The George Washington University and American University, and has them losing first round. Will this be Obama's year for a wildly successful bracket? He hasn't correctly predicted a winner since University of North Carolina in 2009 so the president is due for a W. Obama told ESPN on Wednesday, "It's been a while since I won my pool." Check out his full bracket after the jump and see how yours compares!
Today is the official first day of spring and while it hasn't completely sprung yet, we can feel the warm weather and blooming cherry blossoms on the horizon! The National Cherry Blossom Festival officially kicks-off today too with their annual Pink Tie Party and will be running through April 13th. While it may mean sidestepping a larger amount of tourists crowding the sidewalks or holding our breath when they stand on the left side of the metro escalators (argh!), don't forget to take a moment and appreciate the beautiful blossoms that will soon be blooming all over our cityscape. To get in the spirit, we've picked some pale pink pieces to add to your wardrobe that will pair perfectly with the blossoming flowers!
When life hands you lemons... use them to heal dry skin! People and celebrities alike are turning away from harsh chemicals and looking towards more natural health and beauty solutions. We have compiled a list of easy, at-home additions to your daily routine. Try these remedies in the comfort of your own home and say hello to beautiful skin!
You're at a weeknight happy hour, and you find yourself at a bar wishing your work bag wasn't cramping your style. Solution: find a bag that works both in and out of the office. Though this is a tricky task, we've managed to scout out some satchels and shoulder bags that serve both functions. Click through to see our favorite bags that perfectly transition from day to night - you can thank us later!
Back from spring break and looking for something to spice up your everyday routine. Why not learn to dance?! Salsa dancing is often referred to as the dance of love so leave your inhibitions at home and channel your inner Shakira. If the celebrities on Dancing With The Stars can master the quick steps, we have faith in you so check out these Latin hotspots around DC offering dancing lessons for all levels!
Denim jackets are an American classic. From the cowboys of the '30s (John Wayne), to the rebellious renegades of the '50s (James Dean), to the acid wash of the '80s (Madonna), the denim jacket has a long and colorful history. So whether you're lusting after something faded and oversize or dark and crisp, click through to see 10 denim jackets to wear for spring!
As soon as this snow melts, we'll be gearing up for spring. This mean rooftop bars, our warm weather wardrobe and, of course, spring galas! These are the top galas going on in DC this spring so get your charitable endeavor on with these parties where a good time is guaranteed.