Business Ins & Outs

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

Melania Trump Donates Inaugural Ball Gown to Smithsonian (photos)

Designed by Hervé Pierre in collaboration with the first lady, the gown is a vanilla silk crepe off-the-shoulder gown with a slit skirt, ruffled accent trim from neckline to hem and a claret ribbon around the waist.

A Guide to Quarantine Glamour

Days in our comfy college sweatshirt, unwashed hair and no makeup are driving us to the brink — and our partners to the hills.

Haute & Cool: Say It With Style!

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.

A Collector of Senegalese Jewelry Tells Her Story

The exhibition “Good as Gold: Fashioning Senegalese Women,” showcasing jewelry created by master goldsmiths in Senegal in the early and mid-20th century, opened on Oct. 24 at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art.

Star Shops of Georgetown: Mashburn Retail Therapy

Fashion is the Mashburn family business, and it just keeps growing, as evidenced by the brand’s new store in Georgetown. Husband-and-wife team Sid and Ann are behind the operation, and they bring every bit of their background — his in retail, hers in writing for fashion publications — to the new digs at Georgetown Court, with entrances on N Street and Prospect Street, and to their other stores in Atlanta, Houston and Dallas.

Walking the Red Carpet at the American Portrait Gala (photos)

Guests were treated to a private viewing of the honorees’ portraits, which will remain on view in the museum’s “Recent Acquisitions” exhibition through Aug. 30, 2020.

Jack’s Boat House

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Tudor Place to Honor the Late Elizabeth Powell

Powell, who lived on Dumbarton Street with her husband Jeffrey and two children, Eleanor and Charlie, died at the age of 39 in February of 2017 after a brief battle with cancer.

Star Power

This season’s provocative, West Coast-inspired looks give new meaning to “Hollywood on the Potomac.” At the top of the town, the Capella Hotel’s rooftop pool is an unforgettable setting to relax … or be discovered. Venue – Capella Hotel Photographer – Yvonne Taylor Photographers Assistant – Michael Taylor Stylist – Pam Burns Hair – Darrell Thompson Make-up – Flaminia Garioni Model – Hilke Eyler - Wilhelmina Male Model – Casey Dobyns – THE Artist Agency Fashion 1 Coral 2 piece bathing suit by Karla Colletto Necklace, blue stone with gold rim at Dalton Pratt Sunglasses by Celine at Saks Hat by Melissa Vap Fashion 2 Black bathing suit by Karla Colletto Necklace, black/coral/pink at Dalton Pratt Shoes, black patent leather Jimmy Choo Wedges at Saks Fashion 3 Fuchsia bathing suit by Karla Colletto Male model: Yellow linen shirt Zegna at Neiman Marcus; White linen pants by Vilebrequin at Neiman Marcus Fashion 4 Blue 2 piece bathing suit by Karla Colletto Necklace, blue turquoise at Dalton Pratt Sunglasses by Prada at Saks Male model: Blue shirt by Vilebrequin White linen pants by Vilebrequin at Neiman Marcus Sunglasses at Gant [gallery ids="101303,150121,150117,150113" nav="thumbs"]