By Melissa Groth
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.
October 9th: Rhythm, Style, Culture Open Mic and Pop-Up Shop featuring a pop-up shop and singer songwriter Mariah Maxwell. Like Rhythm Style Culture on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and post about the event for free drinks.
October 10th: FAD: Fashion Art Design Georgetown is a three-day festival celebrating the local- you guessed it- fashion, art, and design scene in Georgetown. Events include design seminars, gallery tours, appearances by local fashion bloggers and celebs, and more. Don’t miss it! And check out our FAD Georgetown-inspired street-style round-up here.
October 12th: GoCouture! Fashion Show presented by Event Couturists will include a pop-up shop, cocktails and appetizers, and a fashion show featuring local designers.
October 12th: Snag some sweet “high quality upscale” swag at the Dupont Market Fair of Georgetown.
INSPIRATIONAL LINKS, ETC
Who What Wear: A leather skirt at the office? What is this madness?!
Style: The best of fashion week hair and makeup. My fingers are crossed that gold eyebrows catch on- I’ve been looking for an office-friendly makeup look to pair with my leather skirt.
Vogue: Okay, there was a freak heat-wave last week, but it’s supposed to cool down again this week so make sure you’re prepared with the best, Vogue-approved sweaters.
The puppy makes this sweater extra cozy. Puppies are must-haves for fall.
More gold eyebrows! (via)
Tory Burch is opening up a boutique location in Georgetown!!! It’s set to open November 1st, and I am counting down the days. (Washingtonian)
Nylon: Bored with your briefcase?
Perfect for channeling your sense of adventure a la Moonrise Kingdom
Harper’s Bazaar: Thank you, HB, for your October list of items to drool over/lust after/imagine we could one day afford.
Make these (Refinery29)
Arm candy on District of Chic:
Buzzfeed: Speaking of candy, have you chosen a Halloween costume yet? Because that weird bodysuit thing comes in leopard print. And sock monkey. And many more creepy designs than I ever wanted to know about.
Because we both know what Heidi thought of your costume last year