By Melissa Groth
Weekly rundown of DC fashion events+links to love on style blogs+other inspirational stuff we think you may enjoy. Cool? Cool. And as always, let us know if we missed something in the comments.
August 27th: Beloved Beadwork trunk show at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.
August 28th: Get back-to-school beautiful at the Graham Webb Academy’s Back to School Beauty Bash, open to anyone who’s interested.
August 31st: Network with fashion insiders at the School of Style Pop-Up Workshop
INSPIRATIONAL LINKS, ETC
Refinery 29: Do you own a pair of white shoes? You should.
New York Times: Suzy Menkes gives new meaning to the phrase “fast fashion” in her article on the fashion industry’s pressure to produce.
Buzzfeed: Richard Simmons and Katy Perry do the red carpet
Huffington Post: Relive the rest of the 2013 VMA red carpet’s noteworthy ensembles
Pick the perfect pair for fall with Elle’s Fall Boot Guide
Pastels are back for fall, and we kind of really like it. (Harpers)
You’re gonna want a statement necklace in the arsenal this fall, and you can make this one (Who What Wear):
Or save yourself the hassle of heating up the glue gun and just buy one (Polyvore):