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A Flavor Beyond Neutral: The Swiss Bakery

A European bakery in Northern Virginia is proof that authenticity can still be found. more »

Food & Travel

Last year, the 2013 Race for Every Child resulted in nearly 4,000 participants raising more than $750,000 in supporting  Children’s National Medical Center.

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Sole Support: DC Runs That Feel Great Days After the Race

From fundraising to tourism and thrill-seeking, these DC races are the kind of events that makes any couch potato lace up their sneakers. more »

Health & Body

A Boutique a Week: Wink

This summer, DC Life Magazine explores lesser-known boutiques in the district. We'll feature our favorite findings here, once a week. more »

Style & Beauty

Over 180,000 people gather in Boom, Belguim for TomorrowLand, one of the largest electronic music festivals in the world. The annual festival spans three days and was created in 2005.


EDM Defines a Generation

Electronic dance music began with humble beginnings, and has transformed into one of the most influential music genres in history. more »


Summer Outdoor Movie Screening Essentials

Get ready for the outdoor big screen with these hot picks. more »

Style & Beauty

Viva la FIFA

You don't have to be a soccer fan to get excited about this upcoming international tournament. We've got the latest information on how to join the celebration. more »

Art & Events


Best Places for a Fourth of July Getaway

Celebrate America's birthday at some of these exciting and historical hot spots. The best part is that getting there doesn't require a plane! more »

Food & Travel

Eschelle Demure at D'Milikah Swimwear Collection Summer 2014

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Emily Gonzaga 2014 D'Milikah

Designer Emily Gonzaga shows her latest 2014 D'Milikah swimwear collection at Nick's Riverside Grill in Georgetown's Waterfront. more »

Style & Beauty

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Independence Day Style Guide

Style tips to stand out among the sea of red, white and blue this Friday, July 4th. more »

Style & Beauty


Best Beauty Products for the Summer

Make-up for the summer that will look good on land or in water. more »

Style & Beauty

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Best Bars in DC: 2014 World Cup Edition

Thursday, June 18, 2014 at 2pm marks the opening ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup. It's about to be biggest party happening around the world. Where will you be watching the games? more »

Food & Travel

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Five Mistakes To Avoid When Building Your Deck

Pitfalls to avoid when building a deck onto your home. Brought to you by WOLF Home Products. more »

Home & Garden


Bootybuilding, Get Bikini Ready For the Beach

Getting your body bikini ready is a working progress, but if you start right now you’ll definitely have time to get far before summer arrives. more »

Health & Body

This salad was inspired by cookbook author and New York Times columnist Mark Bittman.

Photo courtesy of sweetgreen

Sweetgreen and Their Seasonal Salads

Sweetgreen has just come out with their new seasonal salad for April. It's vegan and was made in collaboration with a food celebrity! more »

Food & Travel

"Cesar Chavez" film première shines at Newseum

“We’re incredibly excited to be here in Washington, D.C. and to be sharing this film as part of the greater conversation, the national conversation, about how these issues are still so relevant to each and every one of us, not to just Latinos..." more »

Art & Events

Marita Liulia and her painting “Autumn”

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An Exhibition of Golden Silence

On March 6, 2014, the Embassy of Finland hosted the world premiere exhibition of Finnish artist Marita Liulia. more »

Art & Events

Bloom Into Spring 2014! This Season's Fashion Trends

The cold winter weather may finally come to an end, and it’s time for us ‘fashionistas’ to fill our closets with the latest spring fashion trends. more »

Style & Beauty


Spring Forward With Runway Beauty Trends

It's the first day in Spring, and yet there's still snow on the weather forecasts. In due time, the chill will be gone, and the flowers will bloom. Take a look at these runway looks to transition between seasons. more »

Style & Beauty

Photography by Don Ipock

Daniel Beaty: Growing Tall Among the Trees

Learn more about award winning playwright, artist, activist and author Daniel Beaty, who is currently performing at the Arena Stage. more »

Art & Events

A stylist applies make-up for Miss Universe Australia 2011 Scherri-Lee Biggs backstage before the Miss Universe 2011 pageant.

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How We Beauty Queens Cheat On Beauty

Former Mrs. Maryland America, Raquel Riley Thomas, challenges our readers to cheat on their bathroom routines with insider beauty tips from her Beauty Pageant Queen friends. more »

Style & Beauty






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    DC's Queen Tames The Jaguar

    DC Life Magazine was asked to participate in the Jaguar ALIVE Event and test-drive the newly redesigned Jaguars at FedEx Field. We accepted the invitation with one little caveat; we wanted to see the newly crowned Mrs. DC America behind the wheel! more »

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    The Ivy Hotel Teaser

    The 35,000 square ft. hotel will feature 18 guest rooms along with a music room, tea room, breakfast room, garden and spa... more »

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    2013 Lamborghini Gallardo Unveiling

    DC Life Magazine covered the unveiling of the 2013 Lamborghini Gallardo. The extravagant event had wonderful hors d'oeuvres, open bar and DJ. more »

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    Washington DC Studios MJR Visuals


    We shows the fun new Smartcar soft-top convertible driving all around some of the Districts coolest locations. It also more »

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    CommunityBuys Michaels Of Brooklyn

    Eugene Smith reviews our CommunityBuy of the week, Michaels of Brooklyn Pasta Sauces. more »

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    Quick Video on How To Peel Crawfish

    "Our concept is centered around fun, friends, family and food. Utensils are discouraged. Getting hands on is encouraged. Crawfish are our mainstay, but we offer a good variety of seafood including shrimp, oysters, crab, and fish." more »