Fashion Editorial

Les Grandes Vacances

Suiting Up For Summer Sun Photography: Angie Myers Model: Victoria Brown, THE Artist Agency Hair and Makeup: Lori Pressman, THE ...

Fashion Takes Flight

If you are booked for travel this season, then you’ve landed on the right page. Unfortunately, the glamour of ...

D.C. Women of Style: Robin Koval

A Q&A with the CEO and President of Truth Initiative, a New York Times best-selling author (twice).

Valentine's Gifts Straight From the Heart

Here's The Georgetowner's top 10 list for Valentine's Day gifts.

Designer Lela Rose Speaks at Antiques Show

More than 430 attendees were at the Jan. 13 luncheon at American University's Katzen Center.

D.C. Women of Style: Diane Butts

"Why not try to be your very best every day?" asks Butts, creative director for the Voice of America.

D.C. Women of Style

D.C.’s successful women, including Frederique Irwin of Her Corner, prove that style and power can co-exist.

Boutique Saks Jandel to Fold By Year End

Among the regular patrons of the 128-year-old store were Elizabeth Taylor, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush and Condoleezza Rice.

Lilly Pulitzer Opens in Georgetown Friday

The flowery chain of boutiques, founded in Palm Beach, is coming to the neighborhood.

La Dolce Vita

Photography by Angie Myers

models Brett McAnney & Gabriella Bianchi at T∙H∙E Artist Agency

Hair & Makeup by Lori Pressman ...

Nancy Reagan: Fashion Icon

America has lost not only a former first lady but also one of its greatest icons of fashion. Nancy Reagan ...

Dress for the Occasion

This issue’s arts preview focuses on opera, ballet and other upcoming performance and visual arts. Following these fashion suggestions ...

How to Dress Like You Are Sitting in the Front Row at New York Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week is right around the corner, and what you wear to the show can be almost as ...

Red Speaks

’Tis the season to decide to be naughty or nice. What looks are in for 2016 holiday makeup? Bold lips ...

Star Shops of Georgetown: Mashburn Retail Therapy

Fashion is the Mashburn family business, and it just keeps growing with the arrival of the brand’s new store ...

Star Shops of Georgetown

The holiday season arrived in Georgetown right on time this year, manifested in festive lamppost adornments, shop-window displays filled with ...

Legends of the Fall

Our “Legends of the Fall” shoot shows the much-discussed bearded lumbersexual in his natural habitat: the great outdoors. The outfits ...

IIDA's Cosmo Couture Salutes the Smithsonian With a Runway Show

The Smithsonian Institution and its museums were the star of the sixth annual Cosmo Couture event Sept. 24 at the Howard Theatre.

Get Schooled on Fall Styles

This fall calls for rich Bordeaux and leather fringe. Maroon, reds and navy are making a bold burst onto the ...

Urban Chic to Close for Good by the End of the Month

Urban Chic's owner announced Thursday that the Wisconsin Ave. store is going out of business. As part of its closing sale, all items in stock start at 35 percent, so get over their quickly before savvy shoppers beat you to the punch.

'Seven' Fashion Show at Artisphere

The Seven Deadly Sins got a fashion update and revival June 3 from the students at the Art Institute of Washington.

Take the Plunge Into Karla Colletto’s World

You’re on a beach. The sun sparkles on water the deep blue color of lapis lazuli. Palm fronds flap ...

Take The Plunge

Photography by Alexa Kinigopoulos

Creative Diretor Lynda Erkiletian of THE Artist Agency

Model Maggie Parsons of THE Artist Agency

Wardrobe ...

Tour Couture: 84th House Tour

This issue’s cover celebrates a contemporary take on the Georgetown House Tour. The photo of models Alessa Fisher and ...

The Wedding: A Work of Art

A wedding is a momentous occasion where couples celebrate their love in a grand fashion, at the venue and in ...

D.C. Ushers in Fashion Week

D.C. Fashion Week is the largest fashion exhibition in the District of Columbia, taking place through Feb. 22. The designers represented are an electric group of talent who hail from around the globe.

Kate Spade Spinoff Stores in Georgetown Set to Close

Kate Spade & Co. is closing all Kate Spade Saturday and Jack Spade store locations, effective mid-2015. Kate Spade New York locations in the area will remain open.

Redskins and Fashion Go Together: NFL Fan Style Tour Comes to Town

The hometown team may be up or down, but fans always want to have a winning style. So, the NFL ...

Haute Holidays

The fashion shoot took place in a meticulously restored Kalorama home, which melds classic period architecture with a cool, contemporary ...

FAD Georgetown Ramps Up the Town's Style

"Fashion. Art. Design. Georgetown." The neighborhood-wide event drew in 50 retailers for music, discounts, shows and special on Saturday that showed off the latest trends in art, clothing and interior design.

Via Umbria to Pop Up in Former Tari Space

Authentic culture and cuisine from the Umbria region of Italy is coming to Georgetown in form of Via Umbria, which moved into the old Tari space.

Pretty Chic Boutique Opens in Georgetown

A new store for new and used clothing and accessories -- Pretty Chic -- has opened on Wisconsin Avenue.

Chez Billy Sud to Take Over Café La Ruche Space

Cafe La Ruche on 31st Street will soon close, but look for Chez Bill Sud to pick up the French tradition.

Film on D.C.’s Fashion World Takes City Beyond Politics

Washington, D.C., is not just about politics. It is time to give the fashion industry its due, as a new film shows.

Jhane Barnes Honored at ‘Portfolio in Motion Uncut’

Redskins apparel, evening and bridal wear, swimwear, menswear and children’s clothing – Marymount University’s 2014 student fashion show, “Portfolio ...

Retro Summer

This summer’s style turns back the clock and lands somewhere in the 70s. The quiet vibes and relaxed greenery ...

Local Startup Stylecable Pops Up at 1776

From the outside, D.C.’s startup hub 1776 looks like any other downtown office building. The lobby is bathed ...

Sneakers at The Ball

Gala season is in full swing. And as inspired by this issue’s fashion editorial, everyone also has a different ...

Around the World Wedding Traditions

Traditional weddings often conjure up images of a white dress, something blue and maybe Grandma’s embroidered handkerchief. But that ...

The Guest Of Honor

Modern brides are choosing less traditional venues to tie the knot. As brides branch out, it can be tough to ...

Shimmering into 2014

All that glitters is gold this holiday season. Chic black and winter white party dresses are the perfect canvas for ...

A New Cool

photography- Oriana Layendecker styling- Aaron Michael hair- Kennisha Ford make-up- Marie Jilson talent- Melanie Blankenship location- George Town Club

Look ...

Upscale Resale: Georgetown’s Boutiques

With crisp temperatures and the holidays quickly approaching, nothing is quite as refreshing as updating your fall and winter wardrobe ...


In support of Brest Cancer Awareness Month

Gala Glamour

From sparkling gowns to luxurious coats, stay in the know on the latest styles for men and women this gala ...

Highlights of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: Spring 2014

Fashion Week in New York always is the talk of the town, even in Washington, and a photographer's delight.

Fashion Boutique Steven Alan Coming to Cady's Alley

The west side of the M Street commercial strip is about to gain another fashionable retailer: Steven Alan.


Don’t sacrifice style and grace for comfort and leisure. From the Bahamas to New York City, travel wrinkle-free and ...

Star Power

This season’s provocative, West Coast-inspired looks give new meaning to “Hollywood on the Potomac.” At the top of the ...

Green Fashion Show at Union Station

Last Thursday, the District Department of the Environment presented the Green Fashion Show in celebration of Earth Month. The presentation ...

Bloom Into Spring Gala Fashion

This season, soft colors draw the eye without raising a ruckus. These gowns’ soft pastels and floral details capture the ...

Indochino’s Pop Up Store Coming to Downtown

Gentlemen, get ready to update and adjust your wardrobe for springtime. Indochino is popping up on F Street, NW.

Cool It, Bridezilla!

Some of the top wedding planners from the Washington, D.C.-metro area have advice and insight about the preparation ...

A Formal Engagement

Our annual wedding issue is one of the most most exciting shoots of the year. By the end of the ...

Fashion Wedding

Here are all the images

Fabulous Fashions for the Inaugural Balls

For those lucky enough to go to an inaugural ball this weekend, it will be a night to remember for ...

Basil Soda Takes America

If you don’t yet know the name Basil Soda, you soon will. This Beirut-based designer is gaining recognition all ...

All Wrapped Up

Are you still struggling to find presents for that fashionista on your gift list? Look no further. These looks have ...

Black & White & Chic All Over

Classic black and white looks are revamped with bold silhouettes and textural fabrics like lace, leather and sequins.

Yvonne Taylor ...

Joseph Abboud’s All-American Summer

Ten years after parting ways with his namesake brand, Joseph Abboud is as busy as ever—charting new retail concepts ...

Framed for Fashion

Those who love fashion are quick to associate it with fine art.

Summer Sales in Georgetown

With the weekend just around the corner, it's the perfect time to get a little summer shopping done!

Summer Sales in the City

As the temperature continues to rise, local store prices are doing just the opposite. Check out this week’s latest ...

Dive Into Summer

Swimsuit season has officially arrived. Be a vibrant vision in bright, bold colors, while lounging by the pool as seen ...

Dive Into Summer: Make a Splash with Summer

Swimsuit season has officially arrived. Be a vibrant vision in bright, bold colors, while lounging by the pool, as seen ...

Mini Vacations

Travel around in style as hot as the summer weather. Gear up for summer with fun fashion and cute cars ...


Spring in to the season with the latest styles inspired by the Cherry Blossom Festival’s centennial celebrations

Photographer: Yvonne ...

Cherry Fever

Bloom with these cherry-picked items inspired by the colors of spring. On location at Oak Hill Cemetery, Georgetown.

Photographer: Jodi ...

Nuptial Bliss

The latest wedding fashion shot at The Goodstone Inn & Estate located at 36205 Snake Hill Road, Middleburg Virginia 20117

Photographer ...

Wedding Celebration Album

The Georgetowner spoke with a few friends who have recently tied the knot, and asked them about special wedding day tips, how to keep from getting overwhelmed, standout memories and more. From Keith Lippert to industry professionals, here's the nuptial scoop!

Holiday Preview

Photography Yvonne Taylor

Designer Tsyndyma To purchase the styles you see click here.

Makeup and ...


Every fall, we are shown the trends of what will be come spring. During Fashion Week, designers and “houses” display ...


Yvonne Taylor Fashion Editor

Lauretta McCoy Creative Director for Fashion

Photographer/Post Digital Yvonne ...

Jack's Boat House

Bikini Jean Paul Gaultier at Hu’s Wear GeorgetownNavy sun wear Balenciaga at Hu’s Wear Georgetown Fashion Editor Yvonne ...

Blooming Affair

Photo Credits: Photographer Yvonne Taylor Stylist/MakeUp Lauretta McCoy Hair by Monae Everett; Model ...

Satin Doll

Photo Credit:

Photographer, Digital Touch Ups Yvonne Taylor

Makeup Lauretta J. McCoy

Stylist Ope ...

Historic DC Weddings

Imagine your wedding day as national headline news, read from DC to Des Moines. You, your groom and your guest ...


Wedding Fashion

The Georgetowner's Annual Wedding Special gives you a look into the newest, most elegant wedding fashion trends, and great tips from industry experts. Now is the time to start planning for spring and summer weddings, and we are here to give you a leg up.

What Brides Should Know

From the venue & caterer, to picking out the perfect apparel for both you and your groom, finding the hottest trends for weddings can be a duanting task. We’ve gone to the biggest names in the industry to answer your toughest questions all in one place!

Skin Care for your Big Day

You’re Engaged! You’ve landed the perfect guy, you’ve got a beautiful ring, you’ve found your dream ...

It's A Wonderful Life

Custom, consignment, vintage and fresh off the runways of Paris, London and Milan, right in your own backyard. Fashion to ...

Secret Valor

In keeping with the season of designs, with strong military emphasis, sprinkled with soft, feminine undergarments being worn as outerwear ...

Charmed Life

Going Places

Fall fashion is elegant, easy and just right for you girls on the go! From the runways to your closet, looking fabulous for fall is here. Directed by Lauretta McCoy with photos by Yvonne Taylor.

The Original Rules of Tennis

It's tennis season, and you need to know what it takes to look fashion-savvy in Washington or Wimbledon. Let us give you some ideas for looking great on and off the court. Game, set, match.

Splash: 2010 Swimsuits

You can make a splash this season with color, style and whimsy. From nostalgia-inspired ruffle bikinis to the divine vintage swim wear of the ’50s, these suits have been masterfully crafted to show off what's hot in 2010.

In Memoriam:

Late last year, a rising fashion model and her sister died in a horrific car accident after leaving Georgetown. This month, we remember Lizzie and Victoria Stefan.

Remembering Alexander McQueen

The world has been hit by one tragedy after another in recent times, some so immeasurable they leave you reeling ...

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