We'll admit: The tag-team styling/photography duo of SpicyCandyDC and The President Wears Prada is pretty unstoppable these days. After their initial collaboration earlier this year, for South Moon Under, the crew is at it again with a summer lookbook for Adams Morgan boutique Violet.Photographed by Marshall Johnson of TPWP and styled by Carlis Sanchez and Katya Ananieva of Spicy Candy, the pics offer up a jolt of hot-weather energy to snap you out of the summer doldrums. We're smitten with the pops of bright colors, the ultra-chic bikes, the fishtail braids, and the overall sense of super-stylish adventure. (And the abundance of styling tips for wearing electric-bright hues doesn't hurt either.) We've selected our favorite snaps from the lookbook, for your viewing pleasure, so click through for some seriously inspiring eye candy.
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