Looking Good in D.C.

How Washingtoniennes got gorgeous in 2012

best of fashion and beauty!

Over the last twelve months, we’ve plucked and pinched, polished and shopped in the name of research. Before we wrap up the year with a bow, some accolades for the most exciting beauty and fashion discoveries of 2012.

Hardest Working Girls in Sew Business: Ginger Root Design

Most Polished Sisters: S85 Nail Polish

Business in the Front, Party in the Back: Fit to Be Tan Designed by Paul Corrie Interiors

Brings the Heat: Drybar

A Stranger We Unhook Our Bra For: Hanne Powers at Nectar Skin Bar

Boho Done Right: Hippie Chic Jewelry by Kyle Barber

Highbrow Service: Karma by Erwin Gomez

A Man to Leave Your Hairdresser For: David Rios Salon & Spa

Brightens the District: Luigi Parasmo Salon

A Shining Star in Congressional Plaza: Style Etoile

Their Secret Is Safe with Us: La Petite Marmoset

Most Promising Student: Shop Jeen