Tweed… and Tweets

It’s a rough, unfinished weave of fabric that’s making a fashion comeback… as well as a trendy social takeover.  Tweed. Photo from Tweed Ride 2010Courtesy Pat Ryan, Over 800 people in “vintage garb”  participated in Sunday’s 3rd annual DC Tweed Ride, a fancypants gathering traditionally organized… Read More

DC's Toughest Restaurant Reservation

Every so often (well, all the time, actually) there’s a mania over Minibar.  This Jose Andres restaurant, located over what is now Andres’ America Eats Tavern (405 8th Street NW), has Washingtonians salivating over its famous 26 course, $200+pp menu and interactive chef experience. But it’s not… Read More

American Heroes!

Senator Scott Brown (R-MA, at left) might have stolen the show, but it’s tough to compete with an American Idol and a roomful of men in uniform.  Brown was on-board (so much so that he was greeting guests and pointing out the coat closet!) for both… Read More