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Former Neams Market Still on the Market

October 27, 2016

Sivan Properties has decided to sell the site of Marvelous Market and formerly Neam’s Market to a local seller.


According to Washington Business Journal"The company has since determined that the property would be better suited in the hands of a buyer that's based in D.C. and has more familiarity with the vagaries or trying to lease or redevelop here, said Josh Feldman, vice president of investments for Marcus & Millichap's Feldman Group, which is marketing the property." 


"The property has been on the market for two weeks, and we have not yet selected any buyer so the property is still available at this time."


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Katherine Hooker Trunk Show at Susan Calloway Oct. 15

October 11, 2016

Susan Calloway Fine Arts Gallery brings a taste of London to Georgetown with a trunk show from designer Katherine Hooker on Saturday, October 15, 2016.


The Katherine Hooker London brand is synonymous with elegant lines and flattering tailoring, and is popular with clients such as the Duchess of Cambridge, Pippa Middleton and Taylor Swift. The latest collection which will be available at the trunk show takes classic styles, and gives them new modern forms such as the Maxi Coat, Tasha Jacket, and the Cass Jacket. Aristocratic, sophisticated, and easy to wear pieces are designed to take customers effortlessly from city to country and from day to evening.


For those wanting the next level in bespoke, there is Katherine Hooker’s custom-made service. Customers can choose from this season’s fabric collection to customize and create their own beautiful classics. Orders take from four to six weeks depending on fabric availability.


Susan Calloway Fine Arts Gallery is located at 1643 Wisconsin Avenue in Georgetown.

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Via Umbria Hosts Eileen Lyons' Art

September 8, 2016

“The quality of the light, those vibrant colors in A Coruña, a province in northern Spain were my inspiration,” says fourth generation artist, Eileen Lyons about her paintings and lithographs, on display Thursday evening at a party hosted by Via Umbria.

(Photo by: Judith Beermann)

Working as an artist and art educator in the Washington, D.C. area for more than 20 years, Lyons studied lithography and painting with a group from the Corcoran College of Art + Design along with several artists from Madrid in the summer of 2008.

Eileen Lyons' Los Tentaculos de Protección, 2009 (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Eileen Lyons' Los Tentaculos de Protección, 2009

There she was enchanted with the small town’s beauty and the warmth of its people.

(Photo by: Judith Beermann)

Lyons mingled with friends, art lovers and Via Umbria owners Suzy and Bill Menard.

Brian Forsgren serving Prosecco (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Brian Forsgren serving Prosecco

Guests were treated to a Prosecco tasting by Brian Forsgren from Downey Selections and light hors d’oeuvres by Executive Chef Johanna Hellrigl.

Executive Chef Johanna Hellrigl (Photo by: Judith Beermann) Executive Chef Johanna Hellrigl

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