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. Have an event coming up/something you find worthy of mention? Let me know in the Comments section, or find me on Twitter @mel_jennie
Everything is happening on Saturday, July 26th this week. Choose wisely:
Fashion on the Rocks: Brunch Edition tickets are $16 in advance, $20 week of, and include brunch and bottomless drinks. There will be art, beauty and fashion vendors.
Fashion Night Out Social by Modage Style and Fia’s Fabulous Finds for fashion, champagne, and networking. Event is free, but RSVP required.
If you feel like being fancy, head to the Italian Embassy for the “VIP Exclusive Fashion & Mid Atlantic Lambos 2nd Annual Fashion Event.” Hang out with people who like Lamborghinis.
The Fashion Truck Market is back on U Street from 12 to 5pm. Mobile fashion!
INSPIRATIONAL LINKS, ETC:
Style.com: Pitchfork Festival fashion = tattoos, sunglasses, Stone Cold Steve Austin.
Elle: Olivia Palermo is designing shoes now. Wearing them will make you feel like your feet are judging you.
WhoWhatWear: Summer outfit inspiration and the pieces you need to get the look.
Harper’s Bazaar: Pre-fall pieces to get now. Or you could wait until, you know, fall.
Refinery29: People are still trying to make Disney happen.
Nylon: Dress me like one of your French girls.
Glamour: Miami Swim Fashion Week was not just about thongs. It was also about holding pineapples in front of your boobs.