Washington DC – BUY

 

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RELISH

Tucked away in Cady’s Alley in Georgetown, this shop is definitely worth a visit if you like simple, functional pieces. My favorites: Martin Margiela, the elk medicinal purse by Shelly Litvak, Antipast socks from Japan, and Jil Sander boots. An added bonus–there is a lovely view of the C+O canal from the shop window, and if you are in need of a bite to eat, Leopold’s Kafe and Konditorei is located immediately across the way.

Relish

Relish

GOOD WOOD

A gem of a furniture shop located on U. Street. This cozy space holds a bit of everything from sturdy wooden classics to one-of-a-kind pieces with a few paintings, textiles, and jewelry thrown in for good measure. Even if you aren’t looking for furniture, it is a lovely place to browse.

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Good Wood
Good Wood

 

GARDEN DISTRICT
[THE INSIDE SHOP]

I find garden shops, especially this one, to be so inspiring…even magical in a way. I dream of having a small garden of my own one day, but until then I am content with my pots of flowering plants and cactus.

Garden District

Garden District

NANA
A fun little shop inspired by the owner’s grandmother. Look out for sweet vintage-inspired tops and dresses.

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Nana

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ECLECTIC ANTIQUE

1709 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington DC 20009
202. 462.5489

This antique shop offers a beautiful selection of pakistani quilts and textiles along with asian artifacts. Chand, the very pleasant owner, may be moving shop within the next year so be sure to have a look. There will be a website to come [www.eclecticantique.com]

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Eclectic Antique

Eclectic Antique

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