Le Décor

Le Décor for Summer

Take your kitchen outside with fun and festive outdoor tools and grilling gadgets. Entertain guests this summer with colorful dishware ...

‘Design@+’: Unique Take on Present and Future of Design in D.C. and Beijing

It's not every day that you see designs from D.C. and Beijing. An unusual exhibit on Grace Street is here through Friday.

Design Central

Summer in Georgetown. The trees and flowers are in full bloom. Earlier this spring, the annual House Tour allowed us ...

Le Décor for Dad

This Father’s Day, give Dad a gift he won’t throw in a closet and forget. These gifts give ...

Georgetown Garden Tour Has Banner Day

A little rain here and there did not dilute enthusiasm for the Georgetown Garden Tour, held May 10.

Le Decor: The Importance of Being Green

Just as Kermit the frog explained, it’s not always easy being green. Still, with a growing planet and shrinking ...

Le Decor: Le Decor: Modern Inspirations

Art is one of the best way to inspire a space in your home. After reading through the February 26th ...

The Power of Color

Color surrounds and enlivens our lives. The appropriate use of paint color in the interior of our homes can give ...

Teal Tease

As days get darker, homes get more colorful. Hints of teal and yellow will give a refreshing feel to any ...

Le Decor

Metallic is shining on this season’s home décor trends. Gold-, silver- and brass-tinted accessories or smaller furniture items create ...

Le Decor: Bringing the Beach Indoors

As summer comes to a close, you can always find ways to keep the season going in your home. Turquoises ...

Kitchen Chic

Kitchen Chic.

Le Decor: Morning Coffee

Is it spring yet? We’ve finally gotten to the point where it might be warm enough to call it ...

Love of History and Home: Georgetown House Tour 2013

The country’s oldest house tour, often called “the glue that holds Georgetown together,” comes again this Saturday, April 27 ...

The 2013 House Tour At a Glance

The Georgetown House Tour Patrons’ Party will be held at the home of Tom Anderson and Marc Schappell April 24 ...

Le Décor Middle Kingdom Porcelain: Born in Georgetown

Alison Alten Jia was home for a snow day on Wednesday, March 6. While the precipitation outside was quickly turning ...

Pantone Designs

If it’s not in a Pantone, the color does not exist.... Pantone, Inc., is a company best known for ...

Fantastic Fall Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving is truly a time to appreciate everything and everyone that helped to make the quickly ending year of 2012 ...

Outdoor Kitchens

The backyard has truly become an extension of the indoor living space. With the fall and winter months ahead, a ...

Light It Up With Tangerine

Living room feeling a little drab? Try brightening things up with this fabulous summer color. Any room can pop with ...

Curtain Call

Looking for a way to stay cool and up to date with the last fashions in home décor? Try these ...

Paying Tribute to Papa, Fab Finds for His Day

Father’s Day is right around the corner and what better way to show your old man just how much ...

Spring Is in the Air, and So is Garden Care

With wonderful days of spring ahead of us, why not use the nice weather as an excuse to spruce up ...

Modern Wings

Wingback chairs are back in a big way, providing warmth and eye catching creativity to the decor of any home. From investment pieces to functional art, a modern wingchair can add not only comfort but be the perfect place to curl up and read this year’s first issue.

Gift Guide: Off the Beaten Path

“One of the most glorious messes in the world,” Andy Rooney once said, “is the mess created in the living ...

Gift Guide: His, Hers, and Ours

One of the most glorious messes in the world,” Andy Rooney once said, “is the mess created in the living ...

Corporate Gift Guide

It's shopping season in Georgetown! Explore the wonderful selection of stores and shops this holiday season while making memories that can only be topped by next year's Georgetown Christmas. And don't forget to stop at one of our delicious restaurants or bistros along the way.

Le Decor

A rug can make or break a room – even the fanciest furniture looks shabby when it’s sitting on a ...

Picture Perfect

A picture is worth a thousand words, but you can change the tone with a frame. A poster in a ...

Le Decor

The apartments and houses of Georgetown are classic, luxurious and stylish. To optimize your space in smaller or more narrow ...

Auction of the Estate of Lena Horne

Doyle New York will auction the estate of the legendary actress, singer and civil rights activist Lena Horne on Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 2pm, at Doyle New York, 175 East 87th Street, New York, NY.

Steeping with Charm

In hopes of discovering why tea has grown so popular recently, The Georgetowner interviewed the owners of two local tea shops, Hollie of Ching Ching Cha in Georgetown and Guy of Zen Tara Fine Teas in Bethesda, MD.

Italian Innovator Alessi Opens

Alessio Alessi flew into D.C. to help Deborah Kalkstein open her Alessi store in Cady’s Alley, Oct. 21. Many Alessi classic designs are familiar, such as the juicers, kettles and baskets, and follow the company’s commitment to function and emotion in its designs.

"WWD: 100 Years, 100 Designers Book Party at Bergdorf Goodman

“100 Years, 100 Designers” paid homage to a century of WWD news and coverage, and 100 designers who have who have each left an indelible mark on the history of fashion and style. The designers recognized in the book are among the most influential style icons and tastemakers of our time. The book is filled with hundreds of stunning photographs, lavish illustrations and also acknowledges the photographers, editors and illustrators who have made invaluable contributions to WWD for the past 100 years

Designing House

What happens when you gather the greatest minds in the Washington design world and sic them on a newly built home? You end up with the Washington Design Center’s 2010 Design House.

Reviving Dead Space

Together with their architect, Christian Zapatka, a champion of period Georgetown buildings, a Georgetown couple pursues a convergence of period architecture and character.

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