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We Heart D.C. — Here Are 8 Reasons Why You Should, Too

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    At this point, we're pretty much wearing our D.C. love on our sleeves — we dig the local shops, the bucket-list-worthy restaurants, the homegrown design talent, the creative community…the list goes on. When we landed here in October, we told you why we have a big fat crush on this city, and now we've handpicked eight amazing reasons to keep that feeling alive in 2012. We've got super-cool concerts, rad new date spots, chic bloggers to style-stalk, and a local vintage scene that is blowing up — and that's just the half of it. Here's the scoop on why we're loving this town even more than we did last year.

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Oscar De La Renta, Dead At 82

Oscar de la Renta, fashion designer and entrepreneur, has died at the age of 82 after a long battle with cancer, ABC News and WWD report. The designer was born in the Dominican Republic in 1932 and rose to fame in the '60s when he dressed Jacqueline Kennedy. He went on to outfit several other first ladies, including read


This Is How Fashion Girls Do Halloween

Halloween is ultimately what you make of it. Some spare no expense crafting the perfect couple's costume while others play the holiday on the cheap — embracing their thrifty side with drugstore buys and repurposed clothing that they already own. If you're in the former category, Charlotte Olympia's limited edition "Trick read