Weekend Buzz: Hot Chefs, DIY Nail Spas, & Home Decor Inspo

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After a long and rigorous search, Washington's hottest chef has finally been crowned. Did your favorite cook make the cut? We're keeping mum, but we will say that this chef's spot serves up one mean bloody mary. (Eater)
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Just because Valentine's Day is over doesn't mean you have to stop spreading the love. To get in the sappy sweet mood, read about how some of your favorite authors spent the holidays with their loved ones — we promise it will have you feeling warm and fuzzy! (Washington Post)
Don't get us wrong, we love a good mani/pedi splurge at the spa — but c'mon, we're not royalty! We're major proponents of DIY nail love, so we're giddy over these awesome at-home nail tricks. (Capitol Hill Style)
We're suckers for a good story, and this essay from a local reporter has everything: competition, Ronald Reagan (seriously!), and even an awesome recipe for orange bread. If you don't believe us, check it out for yourself. (Washingtonian)
Talk about apartment envy: The Everygirl recently took a tour through District blogger Sara Azani's serene (and so chic!) home, and it's giving us major decor inspiration. Now, if you'll excuse us, we've got some rearranging to do. (The Everygirl)
Photos: Via The Everygirl
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