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STYLE LICKS: This Week In Fashion…
April 5, 2012 | 10:00AM

Weekly rundown of D.C. 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.

EVENTS

ReadySetDC brings you the fifth Fashion District on Thursday, April 12th, from 7:30 to 11pm, promoting talented local designers and supporting the DC creative economy. “Fashion District will feature unique stage presentations throughout the night, as well as a showroom experience with this year’s designers which include Hugh & Crye, Kelly Tang, Artaya, Ginger Root Design, Read’s Clothing Project, Aliceanna and Accoutre, among others.” ENJOY THE PREVIEW VIDEO COURTESY OF RDC! (photos via)

Fashion and animal lovers alike gather to celebrate “cutting-edge high fashion and luxury lifestyle brands” with all proceeds going to the Washington Humane Society. More than half of Fashion for Paws tickets are gone – hurry up and buy yours before it’s sold out!!

INSPIRATIONAL LINKS ETC

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NEON SUMMER: Model and rising star Anais Pouliot kicks it in 90ssss Inspired garb for OYSTER #98. Check out: OYSTER MAGAZINE for more 90s babes!

FASHION GONE ROGUE

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SNEAK PEEK: Classic sneaks get a SUPER COOL redesigns for Spring/Summer 2012. ENJOY a few favorites from: Nike + Libery,  Keds + Madewell, Superga + the Row!

FASHIONISTA

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FOR THE BIRDS: Fashion designer Stella McCartney gets REAL for Interview Magazine April 2012. The designer talks eco-friendly fashion, teenage angst, &&& “Hi, my dad’s Paul McCartney.” British birds take flight in this issue of Interview with more from Stella (and actress Keira Knightley) HERE.

INTERVIEW

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INSPIRATION: SOCIETY, YOU’RE A CRAZY BREED

ACCEPTABLE

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HEAT WAVE: Models Jacquelyn Jablonski, Hailey Clauson, Luisa Bianchin and Kate Harrison for FREE PEOPLE April 2012. Photographer Thomas Northcut perfectly captures summer’s haze, with 70s-inspired crochet and denim.

THE FRONT ROW VIEW

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ERIN CONSIDINE: SPRING/SUMMER 2012

ERIN CONSIDINE + TREASURY

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CHARLOTTE FREE: NUMERO TOYKO MAY 2012

NUMERO TOYKO

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DREAM GIRLS: Designer Anna Sui delves under the sheets for her latest collection of bedding and home linens. Go under the covers/behind-the-scenes with Nylon Mag HERE!

NYLON

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CHANEL TOKYO: Little Black Jacket Exhibition. Karl Lagerfeld and Caroline Roitfeld put together an impressive exhibition, with “iconic personalities from…fashion, music, sports and society.” With: Yoko Ono, Kanye West, Anna Wintour, Waris Ahluwalia, and Daphne Guinness, as well as models Freja Beha, Georgia May Jagger and Alexa Chung.

PURPLE DIARY

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+DAZED & CONFUSED: CLAIRE BOUCHER AKA GRIMESSSS

DAZED DIGITAL + VIDEO PREMIERE (!!!!)

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  • lily says:

    pink is the new blonde

  • morgan says:

    UNNNPPPPH. got that free people catalog the other day and dove into it like it was a swimming pool.