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A Preview of Spaces 21, 22 & 23 at the 2012 DC Design House

A Preview of Spaces 21, 22 & 23 at the 2012 DC Design House

This is the Eighth of an Eight-Part Feature on the designers’ vision and progress at the DC Design House, which is now open through May 13th. The DC Design House benefits Children's National Medical Center.

Victoria Sanchez of Victoria Sanchez Interiors in Alexandria, VA, www.victoriasanchezinteriors.com, was inspired by her own children for the design of Space 21, the Teenager’s Getaway. “I looked to their likes and dislikes, and their wants and desires as I created this design,” says Sanchez, who is excited to part of the Design House but also knows the amount of work that had to be completed in a short period of time.

Giuliana Rancic Joins Trendsetters at LuxeYard

Giuliana Rancic Joins Trendsetters at LuxeYard

LuxeYard, has announced that E! entertainment journalist and beauty expert Giuliana Rancic has joined their group of Trendsetters. The Trendsetters at the flash sale site make their picks on what is hot, helping to offer up weekly high-fashion merchandise at rock-bottom prices.

“We are thrilled to have Giuliana on board as one of our Trendsetters,” explains Braden Richter, the chief executive officer of LuxeYard (www.LuxeYard.com), an online member site that offers discounts on home furnishings and more. “We look forward to seeing her picks and enjoying the style that she brings to the table. We know that our site members will like following her picks, as well.”

Potomac Mills Adds New Eatery: Crepe Ape Coming Soon

Potomac Mills Adds New Eatery: Crepe Ape Coming Soon

An innovative new eatery providing savory and sweet French Crepes will be soon be open at Potomac Mills.

Crepe Ape is set to open in Neighborhood 5 near Polo Ralph Lauren Factory Store on Wednesday, April 18 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Shoppers will enjoy a complimentary 16 oz coffee or fountain drink with the purchase of any crepe on opening day!

 

Tips for Finding Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

Tips for Finding Unique Mother’s Day Gifts

 

Mother’s Day, which falls this year on May 13 has been officially celebrated in America since 1914. It was then that Congress designated the second Sunday of each May to be celebrated in honor of mothers. Currently across the country there are 85.4 million mothers, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. In honoring them, many people may want to bypass the typical flower gifts and opt for something more unique.

“Sure, flowers are nice. But they don’t last very long,” explains Braden Richter, the chief executive officer of LuxeYard (www.LuxeYard.com), an online member site that offers discounts on home furnishings and more. “There are some unique gifts that people can buy for moms that will last longer and bring them even more joy.”

Mayorga Coffee's Specialty Drink of the Week: Frosty Strawberry Peep

Mayorga Coffee's Specialty Drink of the Week: Frosty Strawberry Peep

Stop by Mayorga Coffee in National Harbor located at 150 American Way, Oxon Hill, MD this week and next to celebrate Easter with a Frosty Strawberry Peep.

This delicious, strawberry flavored treat is $4.35 for a small and $4.65 for a medium.

It's perfect for a nice walk around the harbor with strawberry puree, half & half, and marshmallow syrup ingredients (Yum!)