It’s hard to believe, but “Crazy in Love” is now 11 years old.
The first single off Dangerously in Love, “Crazy in Love” established Beyoncé’s solo career and her status as pop and style royalty.
Click more for looks inspired by the classic video.
The fountain at Dupont Circle is one of the most photographed spots outside of the traditional tourist sites in Washington, DC.
Beyond that fountain, though, lies a neighborhood full of beautiful gardens, unique architectural gems, and local institutions. Above is a snapshot of what just one part of the neighborhood has to offer.
From top left to bottom right: sculptures on New Hampshire Avenue NW; a rose on 21st St. NW; ivy-covered steps on 21st St. NW; the patio outside Zorba’s Café on Connecticut Avenue; cactus on 21st St. NW; and books on display at Second Story Books on P St NW.
It’s been 30 years since Prince’s Purple Rain. Celebrate the music and the movie this Saturday with DJ Dredd’s Purple Rain Anniversary Dance Party. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door. [Black Cat]
Want to incorporate more local products into your beauty routine? This article is a great starting point. [Shop Around Blog]
Sauf Haus Bier Hall opens tomorrow above the Shake Shack near Dupont Circle. Bavarian beers will be available on draft for $8 a half liter. If you’re feeling adventurous, you can pay $35 for a two-liter glass boot – and keep it as a souvenir! [Zagat]
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that the Silver Line is opening this Saturday. The Post has a great guide to all the food and shopping you can now discover near its new stations. [Washington Post]
Beginning August 1, you’ll be able to have Dolcezza gelato shipped to anywhere in the continental U.S. Yum! [Dolcezza]
Photo Credit: rogerebert.com
Creamsicles were a favorite childhood treat – but as an adult, I try to avoid desserts loaded with artificial flavors.
That’s why I decided to experiment and create a healthy creamsicle smoothie recipe. The combination of pineapple and carrots creates a delicious, naturally creamy flavor without dairy. As an added bonus, this recipe is gluten-free and can easily be incorporated into a vegetarian or vegan diet.
What You’ll Need
How to Make It
Consume immediately for optimal freshness.
In the heart of the Arts District of Hyattsville lies a coffee lover’s paradise – the new home of Vigilante Coffee.
Located in a former 1920s Ford auto showroom, Vigilante Coffee’s first brick-and-mortar location houses its roasting and production facilities, offices, and training space. The café portion of the space – which will offer coffee and espresso roasted and brewed on site – opens this Saturday to the public.
For owner and founder Chris Vigilante, it’s the culmination of years spent in pursuit of great coffee – a pursuit that began when he was just a sophomore at nearby Virginia Tech.
“I was watching people graduate only to get jobs they didn’t like,” Vigilante says. “That didn’t appeal to me. I had already done internships that showed me what I didn’t want to do. So when a few friends pushed me to find something I was passionate about, I took a chance.” (more…)
Modern classics with an edge – that’s what Washington, DC’s STYLECABLE is all about.
Officially launched this past April, the e-commerce startup based at 1776 connects fashion lovers with emerging designers, including DC’s own Erika Schrieber, Sophie Blake, ElaineB, and Sarah Ceceila. These designers and more will be featured at the company’s first trunk show beginning this Sunday, June 29, at Urban Chic in Georgetown. (more…)
Photo Credit: STYLECABLE
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