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There's no denying that a good start-up story is inspiring — kind of like The Little Engine That Could for adults. A successful tech company is, after all, the culmination of creativity, passion, drive, and a ton of hard work. What's not to love?
Here at R29, we're pretty partial to fashion start-ups (can you blame us?). And, we're even prouder when those landscape-changing initiatives are homegrown. Sure, D.C. doesn't have the tech prowess of Silicon Valley or the style cred of NYC — that's why it's so much more exciting when a fashion start-up takes hold here.
So, we'd like to take a moment to shine some well-deserved light on the brilliant fashion-meets-tech operations doing big things right here in the District. These companies can compete with the best of 'em, and will make the way you dress and shop a whole lot easier. Get ready to bookmark like crazy!
With sweats going high-concept and sneakers gettin' fancy, there's no doubt the #cozygirl movement is still going strong. And, while you can certainly get away with donning your comfy-best on the weekend, that same I-don't-want-to-get-dressed-up mentality can apply to your on-duty life, too. That's especially true with the read
Raise your hand if you have a makeup bag full of eyeshadows you haven't used since college. Maybe a few mascaras in there? How about some foundation you bought, then realized it was the wrong shade? Yeah, that's what we thought. We're right there with you.
It’s time to clear the clutter. And, who better to help us do read