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8 Coats for Right Now (and a little later)

Outerwear for chillier days ahead.

September 27, 2016

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Meet Craft2Wear’s Carrie Bilbo

See the insect-inspired jewelry of Carrie Bilbo at Smithsonian’s Craft2Wear show Oct. 6-8.

September 25, 2016

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Shopping New York Fashion Week

I saw the runway shows in New York last week. Here’s what’s on my wish list.

September 20, 2016

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Home & Design

Layers of fabric add up to luxury in the Master Bedroom Suite by Victoria at Home in Alexandria. Fabric for the headboard and chaise longue (see other picture) is from Lee Jofa. / MyLittleBird photo.

DC Design House 2016: Heavens Above

This year’s decorator show house is filled with ideas, all around and high above.

September 29, 2016

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That wild white autumn clematis. / Photo by Stephanie Cavanaugh.

D.C. Green Acre #23: In Celebration of Volunteers

Often the flowers you don’t plant are the ones that rise to glory.

September 28, 2016

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crystal1web

D.C. Green Acre #22: I See a Little Fertilizer in Your Future

A little voodoo will do you in the garden.

September 21, 2016

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Lifestyle & Culture

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D.C.’s Weekend Reading: Hidden Figures

The dawn of the Space Age was guided by mathematicians. And many of them were female and black.

September 29, 2016

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Wally from Wal-mart hides under a beautifully upholstered chair in designer Kelley Proxmire's DC Design House sitting room. / MyLittleBird photo.

The Daily D.C. Doggie Dog

Here’s a new kind of designer dog.

September 28, 2016

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Ghosts

With Halloween a month away, family ghosts are on Andrea’s mind.

September 25, 2016

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Photo by Barbara Vallance, iStock

Blue-Green Algae Blooms and the Brain

Swimming in the Chesapeake Bay may be hazardous to your health.

September 26, 2016

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Beware Bats in the Bedroom

A nighttime encounter with a bat can put you at risk for rabies. What to know.

September 19, 2016

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Addicted to Shopping

Your urge to splurge — is it a mood lifter or an obsessive-compulsive disorder?

September 12, 2016

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