Showing posts from March, 2015

Brookland's Finest

WHAT I WORE: tip to toe!jacket- Zara | shirt- Ralph Lauren  |  jeans- Old Navy | shoes- Rockport | sunnies- WarbyParker | bag- Zara
Over the weekend I had brunch in the Brookland neighborhood of DC with a fellow blogger; we went to Steel Platewhich served up some mighty fine huevos rancheros and some epic cocktails (order the Kir Royale!) with a side of the grooviest playlist.
After stuffing our faces (and dancing in our booth) we wandered around looking for an interesting place for our photo shoot. I'd say this brightly colored wall was the perfect more about the meaning behind the mural "A Survivor's Journey"

Sip and Sew DC

WHAT I WORE: tip to toe! sweatshirt- Kohl's | jeans- Madewell | watch- Movado BOLD clutch*- Sip and Sew DC
Well here's a first... today's outfit includes a piece I made myself! See that clutch* I'm holding? That, my friends, is the result of a recent afternoon spent sipping wine and learning to sew at the Anacostia Arts Center. Who would have thought that someone who has never touched a sewing machine could complete a project like this in only a few hours! Clearly I'm ready for Project Runway!   Sip and Sew DC is taught by Cecily S. Habimana (Simply Cecily) and Tisha Thorne (Tisha Sewing Studio) and is a laid back way to learn basic sewing techniques, hang out with your pals and create a piece of fashion with your own hands! Previous classes have created pants, skirts and sundresses; all materials are provided (sewing machines, fabric, patterns, etc.) as well as a little liquid courage.    Sign up for the March 28th class at sipandsewdc.eventbrite.comand make su…