Business Ins & Outs: Mini Me Boutique, Donahue Lounge

April 12, 2021

Two hopeful openings suggest that Georgetown’s retail and restaurant sector is about to make a post-pandemic comeback.

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.

State of Retail — Open: 252 Georgetown Stores, Restaurants. Shop Local for the Holidays

December 14, 2020

Now is the time for us to shop local and support our retail businesses and restaurants — especially during the holidays. Here’s an interactive map to tell you what’s open.

Have Yourself a Cozy Holiday Season — Without Leaving Georgetown

November 19, 2020

Here are just a few of the stores and boutiques offering options to make sure we have a safe yet fun, cozy yet rewarding, holiday season …

Business Ins & Outs: Blu Dot, Le Labo, UBreakIFix, Apéro

September 28, 2020

New Georgetown retail, here or on the way: midrange furniture, all-natural perfume, computer and camera repair, Champagne and caviar.

Haute & Cool: Say It With Style!

May 21, 2020

There may not be much good news these days, but Dr. Deborah Birx’s enduring poise and fashion flair certainly make the White House briefings more inspiring.

Masks: The New Must-Have Accessory

April 20, 2020

For every mask you buy from Ike Behar — they cost $10 apiece — this not-for-profit initiative gives a second one to a local charity: in D.C., Georgetown Ministry Center.

Business Ins & Outs

March 16, 2020

In the face of current challenges, the neighborhood is welcoming a chocolatier, a butcher and a unisex shoe store, with more to come.

Business: Bagels, Papyrus, Veronica Beard, Contemporaria

January 27, 2020

In this retail round up: a letter from Deborah Kalkstein, owner of hip, avant-garde furniture store Contemporaria, which will be moving out of Georgetown by the end of next month.

Outdoor Furniture to Enhance Georgetown

April 4, 2019

Georgetown’s Business Improvement District organization will buy the furniture, install it, plant the plants and trees and maintain them throughout the year.