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The key is an effective work wardrobe that sets you up for put together looks every day. (Photo: Kurt at Bloggers Boyfriend)

The Perfect Workwear

6 Steps to Your New Year’s Work Wardrobe If office farewell cards are the informative plaques of one’s achievements, then mine from my first job were frivolous indeed – “Good luck, we loved your outfits” was a neatly penned sentiment I remember quite distinctly. Even
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Quality vs. Quantity

How to Build a Minimal Wardrobe The overall driving force behind building a minimal wardrobe is slow fashion and conscious buying; placing needs before wants, buying quality rather than quantity, but also focusing on personal style, form and function. A minimal wardrobe (or
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Manager Allison Cortese (left) and chef Ris Lacoste prepare for the opening of Ris at Union Market. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Branching Out

Ris Opens Stall at Union Market Ris at Union Market, a stall from the west end’s Ris restaurant opened last Thursday at the market located at 1309 Fifth St. NE near the NoMa/Gallaudet Metro station. The stall had originally been planned to open in November. The tiny stall
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