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Swedish Christmas Bazaar Dec. 2

November 14, 2017

 

Welcome to the Annual Swedish Christmas Bazaar

Saturday December 2

Doors open at 11:00 am and close at 4:30 pm

HOUSE OF SWEDEN 2900 K St, NW, Washington D.C.

✨One of America’s Best Holiday Markets ✨

 

Bring family and friends, shop for wonderful gifts and decor for the holidays, visit our Swedish café and

enter the raffle for a chance to win amazing prices!

 

The bazaar will conclude at 5:00 pm with a traditional

Lucia procession

 

Talented artisans and vendors offer everything from gifts, crafts, textiles, books and homemade bread to Kosta Boda and Orrefors glassware, and our Swedish delicacies, such as “princesstårta” and “glögg”, is certain to get you in the spirit of the season.

 

The event ends with the traditional caroling by Swedish St Lucia Procession. SWEA Washington DCs “Julmarknad” attracts Scandinavians as well as tourists just passing by, and Americans from all around the area have made this an annual tradition.

 

The proceeds are used to fund SWEA Washington DC’s support of cultural events and grants.

 

The bazaar is held at House of Sweden, beautifully located at 2900 K St NW in Georgetown.

 

Please be advised that due to increased security, all strollers need to be parked outside and everyone entering the building will need to go through the metal detector. Doors close at 4:30 pm.

 


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Georgetown Design District for Fall Days of Design Nov. 2-4

October 9, 2017

Join the Georgetown Design District for Fall Days of Design, Nov. 2-4. The three-day scheduled event invites interior designers, design enthusiasts and shoppers alike to visit participating design and home furnishings stores for new collection launches, trunk shows and design consultations.

 

Fall Days of Design is hosted by the Georgetown Design District—DC’s original destination for 30+ design, fine home furnishings and accessories stores, set in the inspired environment of Georgetown’s historic and charming commercial district.

 

The event will officially kick off with a Days of Design Cocktail Crawl on Thursday, November 2 from 5:00 – 8:00 pm. Stop in participating showrooms for sips and snacks by Georgetown restaurants, and get a passport stamp at each one to be entered to win an amazing collection of prizes. 

 


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2017 DC Metro Area Modern Home Tour Oct. 7

October 4, 2017

Chesterfield Pl NW, Washington, DC (Photo by: Ken Wyner for Travis Price) Chesterfield Pl NW, Washington, DC

You drive by and wonder what that home looks like inside. Now is your chance to find out.

 

The Modern Architecture + Design Society (MA+DS) is hosting the Inaugural 2017 DC Metro Area Modern Home Tour this Saturday, October 7, 2017.

 

On the Modern Home Tour are five homes, from near Rock Creek Park, on Embassy Row, near Logan Circle downtown, and in Arlington, VA. Included are homes by Travis Price, McInturff Architects, and FORMA Design.

 

The self-guided tour offers a remarkable look at amazing architecture, and a chance to learn directly from the architects, designers and homeowners who create, build and live in these incredible spaces. 

 

Visit at your own pace and then enjoy the post-event reception, after party at a sixth home, hosted by Contemporary Listings.

 

Mix + mingle with the architects, curators, and homeowners of the 2017 Tour in a casual, fun setting and view some amazing modern art.

Langley Hill Dr, McLean, VA (Photo by: Mark McInturff, FAIA) Langley Hill Dr, McLean, VA

Purchase tickets here.

 

MA+DS is a forum for members of the architecture design and lifestyle community to share ideas, propose innovation and uncover the hidden gems of their favorite cities in the US and abroad.

 

Through tours, media and idea exchange, established and emerging talents can collaborate, showcase their work and better connect with a worldwide audience to build better living spaces, lifestyles and brands for the modern consumer.


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