5 Things To Know This AM — Nov 17 2011

It's that time again! The National Gallery of Art ice skating rink opens on Saturday. (Going Out Guide)
La Petite Marmoset put together a three-way style challenge featuring bloggers from Be Loud Be You, A Curious Chase and The Hyperbalist. We heart that plaid asymmetric skirt. (La Petite Marmoset)
The curious history of the Carnegie Library, one of our favorite old buildings in D.C. — is it cursed? (Capital Business)
For the first time, the U.S. Senate is doing a "Secret Santa" gift swap. We predict lots of ironic coal-for-Christmas prezzies. (Reliable Source)
Congrats to A Lacey Perspective for snagging a spot in the Lucky Style Collective! (A Lacey Perspective)

Photo: Via The Washington Post

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