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Washington isn't exactly known for a booming fashion industry — if anything, it's been more of a launchpad for design-minded folks to head to New York or L.A. But these days, there's a handful of talented designers who are choosing to live and work here, right under your nose. Ahead, get familiar with some new (and a few familiar) faces reinventing the D.C. style scene.
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With all this inclement weather, we know what you're thinking: "How the heck is my makeup going to stay put with hail, sleet, and snow thrashing at my face?" Add the fact that it's prime Netflix-binging season — with all the crying sessions that entails — and the answer becomes simple: waterproof makeup.
In Western cultures, we tend to avoid death at all costs. We avoid thinking about it and talking about it, and when faced with it, we often go to extraordinary measures to delay it. Photographer Cathrine Ertmann decided to confront death head-on. Her project "About Dying" is a "photo essay from the morgue" that "works as read