Weekly rundown of D.C. fashion events+links to love on style blogs+other inspirational stuff we think you may enjoy. Cool? Cool.
- SATURDAY, MAY 4TH: BYT PRANCIN’
Saddle up, kids! BrightestYoungThings presents Prancin’: A Derby Day party at the super classy Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital, THIS SATURDAY, May 4, @ 3:00 PM. Get up to date details and discount tickets here. LADIES, HOLD ON TO YOUR HATS!~ PRANCIN’ DERBY DAY STYLE GUIDE HERE!!
- PLUS! BUTLER + CLAYPOOL: Saturday-Sunday, May 4-5
ALL-weekend pop-up @Studio 1469. New spring/summer merchandise, handmade jewelry and accessories. Check out B+C’s perfectly Spring lookbook and get a sneak peek of what’s ahead! Details: 1469 Harvard Street Rear, alley off 15th Street, between Harvard St and Columbia Road.
- AND-the new edition of DC MEET MARKET, this Saturday, May 4th
- 2 GREAT OPPORTUNITIES TO DRESS UP THIS WEEKEND: Phillips Collection’s Gala After Hours (Dolce Vita Themed) this Friday, May 3rd and the Annual Ball on the Mall, this Saturday, May 4th
- SUMMER DREAMIN’: Saturday-Sunday, May 4-5
Electrifying performances by today’s hottest dancers and companies produced by dance superstar Rasta Thomas. Mingle with the artists while sipping DREAMtinis @ the VIP after-party. Tickets start at $20 (enter DREAM20 for 20% off $20 & $35 tickets)! All proceeds to benefit CityDance’s free after-school DREAM program.
- MOVIE BONUS: looking for a stylish movie to lose yourself in? Look no further than the Spanish silent, black-and-white, gorgeous BLANCANIEVES, now playing at E Street.
- NEXT WEEK, DON’T MISS: Thursday, May 9
Celebrate dreamers, dangerous ideas, and the inspiring individuals changing D.C. at Worn Magazine’s “The Dream Issue” Launch Party on May 9th at the NEW Black Whiskey, celebrating issue 5. BUY TICKETS HERE + featuring REX RIOT and special guest TBA
INSPIRATIONAL LINKS ETC
LUCIA JONOVA WEARS RETRO FLORALS FOR ELLE DENMARK’S APRIL 2013 COVER SHOOT: Photographer Olivia Frolich captures Slovakian fashion model Lucia Jonova in delicate spring pastels and florals for Elle Denmark. Styled in Gucci, Hermes, Rika and Louis Vuitton. (VIA)
FOAM MAGAZINE: JESSICA HART MAKES R HEARTS BEAT FASTERR
S H O P A N T H O M: Open Toe Lace Up Sandal...Summer love! ANTHOM is founded by DC's very own Carla Cabrera, Ashley Turchin, and Marshall Johnson <3 <3 <3
TEXTURE: Sigrid Agren models bold prints for Numero #142 by Sebastian Kim, looks by Alexander McQueen, Zadig & Voltaire, and Hedi Slimane for Saint Laurent (via)
Keira Knightley Stars in Chanel Short Film: “Keira can deliver her lines easier than the others,”Lagerfeld says...(via)
MORE SIGGY! FOR W MAGAZINE
MILEY FOR V MAGAZINE: MILEY AND PHARRELL WILLIAMS TALK PW Because “Party in the U.S.A.” was pop as fuck, but it was honestly good pop, and she was saying the right shit. She was like, [singing] “And the Jay-Z song is on!” And I was like, “Okay, the salvia, that line in ‘Party in the U.S.A.,’ and the different shit that would pop up online? There’s definitely something in there.” (VIA)
STILL GOT IT. MILLA, NAOMI, KATE, SAY NO MORE
PLUS: Greta Gerwig for Band of Outsiders