Best Face Forward: Or, How to Look Beautiful Without the Knife

October 14, 2021

Over the past 18 months, people have discovered all sorts of new interests and activities. Bread baking. Extreme TV binge-watching. Pandemic pets. Pandemic parenting. Me? I discovered my face, or […]

Midas Touch on N: Precious Metals, Rich Ornamentation Transform Sedate Rowhouse into Showstopper


After a dismal 19 months, we’d all love to see the world in a golden hue. The home at 3420 N St. NW offers just such a vision, rendered in an opulent palette of metallics, […]

Creative License on 33rd St.: A Classic Georgetown Home Goes Bold

August 19, 2021

On one of Georgetown’s prettiest streets sits a very pretty row home that shows a traditional Federalist face to the outside world, but inside, presents a world of multi-textured, multi-hued delights.    Built in 1850, the cream […]

Staycations: Summer in the City

June 25, 2021

GOT PLANS? YOU DON’T HAVE TO LEAVE WASHINGTON TO ENJOY A CHANGE OF SCENE. Just open your eyes, strap on that fanny pack, charge up the phone and go full-on […]

At wineLAIR, It’s All About Passion, Community and — Of Course — the Wine

June 17, 2021

It will come as a surprise to absolutely no one that alcohol consumption increased during the pandemic. That was either a good thing or a bad thing, depending on your […]

Diamonds Are Forever

May 12, 2021

A labor-of-love reno restored the luster of this 1931 gem The Manor House has always been a standout. Although not much is known about architect M.C. Nichols — not even his first name […]

Back to the Office: The New World of Work

May 3, 2021

At a recent Bisnow webinar, leading architects and designers outlined what they’re thinking and predicting for post-pandemic office buildings.

Experiential, Experimental Concept 31/M Is Retail 2.0

March 22, 2021

The former Georgetown home of Brooks Brothers has been given new life as a retail laboratory by EastBanc’s Anthony and Philippe Lanier.

The Greening of Georgetown

March 13, 2021

If you look carefully, you can see just the faintest green mist in the trees. Daffodils are sprouting through the dirt and the birds are warming up their courtship songs. […]

Empowering Women

March 8, 2021

D.C. may not be an official state — yet. But we are fortunate to have women in leadership positions from the top levels of city government to grassroots neighborhood organizations.