Guess what time it is, it’s time for our next D.C. guide! So far we have covered everything beauty now it’s time for clothes. We understand that everyone has their own sense of style so we are covering all aspects of D.C. fashion. From preppy prints to custom dress suits for business and great weekend wear, we're showing you the best local brands to shop from!
Our first stop is for knits and and sweaters. The perfect D.C. brand to shop for sweaters is DeNada knits. DeNada knits offer contemporary knits for both men and women. DeNada knits was founded by Virginia Arrisueno who uses her Peruvian heritage and culture for inspiration in her collections. You know that we as a brand love our ethical brands and DeNada knits is the perfect ethical brand. Virginia travels to Peru to sit down with artists to produce her new collections. These trips not only help to inspire beautiful knits but also ensures that the sweaters are made in an ethical way.
Shop the look: https://denadadesign.com/product/alpaca-knit-shawl-oversized-collared/
Our next stop if Zophia. Zophia is an unique D.C. based brand company. It is a custom made clothing brand that caters to women of all shapes and sizes. Every piece of their clothing is made to fit. The company also makes it incredibly easy to order their clothing. Zophia has an online shop which you can add items to your cart, once you order the basic piece that is when the fun starts! After placing an order, they will schedule an appointment to make the piece truly yours! They sit down to take measurements, discuss your lifestyle and truly get to know you. They even bring a swatch book so you can choose what fabric and patterns you want your piece in.
Shop the look: http://www.zophiaonline.com/shop/the-ceo-suit
Britt Ryan is a bit of Cape Cod in Washington, D.C. Founded by Britt Ryan in Boston, her self named brand is now based in D.C. Her brand is the definition of preppy and fun. Her clothing features bright and youthful colors with signature prints. She can be found in over 300+ stores around the United States.
Shop the look: https://brittryan.com/collections/britt-ryan-resort-2017/products/3324-mai-tai
Another unique spot for clothing in Washington, D.C. is Julia Farr. Julia Farr began as an attorney and soon found her niche as lifestyle consultant. She works with individual clients to build a wardrobe. She helps to build a professional wardrobe that is versatile and functional. She offers clothing options from both established and emerging designers along with her own custom designs from her own Julia Farr Collection.
Shop the look: http://juliafarrdc.com/julia-farr-collection/the-milano-dress1#.WMsbw_nytPY
MINIMALISTIC CASUALWEAR :
Our final spot is of course us!! Our brand Mimi Miller Womenswear was founded by Mimi Miller, a native of the DMV area. We are a contemporary womenswear clothing brand that offers longer and more modest shapes. Her designs are a happy balance for modest D.C. women. Her designs are trendy and but can be worn for more than one season. Her apparel is versatile, you are able to dress one of her skirts up for work or a relaxing brunch on Saturday morning. All her designs are made locally in Washington, D.C. with imported fabrics from Italy and Japan. The designs use minimal prints allowing the fabrics and details to truly stand out.
Shop the look: https://shopmimimiller.com/collections/tops/products/harley