The “Go To” List: June 18-24
TUESDAY, JUNE 19, 2012
THE SHIRT BY ROCHELLE BEHRENS AND WASHINGTONIAN INTRODUCE THE COLLECTION
5 -8 PM
Johnny’s Half Shell| 400 N. Capitol St NW; Washington, DC
So stop by after work, have a drink, peruse the beautiful blouses Oprah herself deemed a must-have fashion item (when you see how the ingenious button system prevents the dreaded bust gape, you’ll definitely agree), and show your support for Washington fashion. There will be a special happy hour discount price of 20 percent on all shirts purchased..
NEWSBABES BASH 2012
7 – 9 PM
The Howard Theatre| 620 T Street NW; Washington, DC
Hosted By: Anita Brikman, Pamela Brown, Rebecca Cooper, Laura Evans,Doreen Gentzler, Jennifer Griffin, Lesli Foster, Angie Goff, Hillary Howard, Brianna Keilar, Britt McHenry, Sue Palka, Andrea Roane, Cynné Simpson, Alison Starling, Shawn Yancy and Eun Yang
Special Apprearance by the Newsmen in Pink: Peter Alexander, Jim Angle, Bret Baier, Arch Campbell, Adam Caskey, Peter Doocy, Peter Hamby, Leon Harris, Dan, Hellie, Mike Hydeck, Bruch Johnson, Doug Kammerer, Dan Lothian, Bob Madigan, Wisdom Martin, Derek McGinty, Dave Owens, Will Thomas, Luke Russert and Juan Willams
Cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a pink dessert bar by Georgetown Cupcake, Dolci Gelati and Sweet Signatures.
Music by DC 101′s DJ Flounder.
THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 2012
PUREE & POLISH
5 – 8 PM
Urban Chic Bethesda|7126 Bethesda Lane, Bethesda, MD
Shape up for summer! Guests will be treated to complimentary polish changes and skin analyses courtesy of Nivál Salon & Spa, as well as refreshing $5 mocktails, kombucha, and chia pudding from Purée, Bethesda’s new artisan juice bar. Urban Chic will offer 15% off new summer styles to all shoppers, and any guest who purchases a product from Nivál and books a future appointment will receive 25% off Urban Chic merchandise plus a gift bag filled with goodies from Urban Chic and Nivál.
ELIE TAHARI VIP SHOPPING NIGHT
Elie Tahari Tysons Galleria| 2001 International Drive; McLean, VA
Join MyDCStyle for an exclusive VIP Shopping Event at Elie Tahari boutique where she will present a fashion showing of the latest arrivals from Elie Tahari’s collection.
BB FOREVER: BRIGITTE BARDOT, LA LEGENDE PHOTO EXHIBITION
6 – 8 PM
Sofitel Washington, DC Lafayette Square| 806 15th Street NW; Washington, DC
An exclusive photo collection depicting French Icon Brigitte Bardot. RSVP: email@example.com
VIOLET BOUTIQUE SUMMER LOOK BOOK PARTY
7 – 9 PM
Violet Boutique| 2439 18th Street NW; Washington, DC
Hosted by Violet Boutique, Spicy Candy DC and The President Wears Prada.Violet Boutique, a trendy women’s boutique located in Adams Morgan, has debuted its 2012 Summer Collection and Lookbook styled and conceived by Spicy Candy DC and photographed by Marshall Johnson of The President Wears Prada. This season’s lookbook is filled with bright colors, fun patterns, and statement accessories.
SATURDAY, JUNE 23, 2012
MAKEUP WORKSHOP: HOW TO ACHIEVE A FLAWLESS FACE
10 AM – 1 PM
La Petite Marmoset Vintage Showroom| 701 Lamont St NW Washington, DC
DMV-based makeup artist and beauty blogger, Ana Buitrago, is hosting a Makeup Workshop: How to Acheive a Flawless Face. This exclusive workshop will give you step-by-step instructions on how to apply a full face of makeup and will include the following:
- Prepping skin for makeup
- Perfecting skin with foundation and concealer
- Perfecting brows
- Proper use of makeup brushes and sponges
- Proper application of powder, bronzer and blush
- A day-to-evening eye look using eyeshadow, eyeliner and mascara
- Proper application of lipliner, lipstick and gloss
- Product and technique recommendations based on your specific skin type and facial features
Click here to purchase tickets.
SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2012
MILA & FIRE: SIP & SALE
2 – 6 PM
RSVP for location: http://junesipandsale.eventbrite.com/
There will be wine & cocktails, lively conversation, and guilt-free shopping at this event.