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Yoga at National Building Museum Sept. 19

September 2, 2021

Rise and shine at the National Building Museum (NBM)on Sunday, September 19, 2021 from 10:00 am till 11:00 am.


Join Beth A. Wolfe for a mellow, all-level yoga class under the colossal, 75-foot-tall Corinthian columns in the Great Hall of The NBM,  America’s leading cultural institution devoted to interpreting the history and impact of the built environment.  


The NBM is located just four blocks from the National Mall, directly across the street from the Judiciary Square Metro (Red Line).


All are welcome--the class is open to brand new and seasoned yogis alike! No previous yoga experience required.


Please purchase tickets in advance and BYO yoga mat.

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Pagne Lifestyle Open in Georgetown

August 23, 2021

Pagne Lifestyle, a new pop-up at Concept 31/M, 3077 M Street in Georgetown produces fun and functional designs for home and life from African wax print fabrics known as pagne in West and Central Africa. Open until mid November.


Their line includes homewares, bags and totes, clothing, aprons, furniture and more. Pagne Lifestyle’s roots are based in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), where Founder and CEO Elizabeth Jaffee first fell in love with pagne during her previous career with the State Department’s Foreign Service. 


The business now supports improved livelihoods, skills development and economic opportunities for its producers in the DRC and the United States, as well as local refugee women through a partnership with the Ethiopian Community Development Council’s Stitch-Ed Together project.

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DC Has a Sneaker

July 20, 2021

Native Washingtonian June Sanders has designed the New Balance DC992 running shoe, a limited-edition gray suede with metallic silver reflective mesh, black overlays, a scarlet red 992 tongue logo and the D.C. flag in an oval shield on the heels. 

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Released in May, the DTLR exclusive pays homage to DC with this "Discover and Celebrate" 992 sneaker. 

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