There are so many great local businesses to support in Washington, D.C., and that should extend to your fashion choices as well.Here are three beautiful, locally-owned shops in D.C., where you can pick up some seriously stylish finds, from shoes to clothes to accessories. here. [caption id="attachment_9290" align="aligncenter" width="1023"] Courtesy of husonline.com[/caption]
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Dupont Circle. Originally, owner Anna Fuhrman opened it as a millinery store, specializing in funky hats, but since its beginning in 1990, the store has expanded to selling clothing, accessories, and décor. It’s still family-run, with Anna’s husband and 11-year-old daughter each playing a part in making sure the business operates smoothly. Everything about this store is just cute. The moment you walk in, you’re surrounded with interesting and bright knick-knacks. If you were looking for the perfect Washington, D.C., print, coffee table book, or trinket to add to your home, you’ve come to the right place. It’s also a great spot to pick out gifts for your friends or others visiting town. You can also shop for cute summer dresses and accessories like beaded necklaces, locally made earrings, edgy cuff bracelets, and more. And if you’re headed to a garden party or want to pretend you’re part of the British royal family, you’ll be able to pick out a fabulous hat. Shop online here, but make sure to stop by the store as well for the most authentic experience. [caption id="attachment_9292" align="aligncenter" width="780"] Courtesy of wheretraveler.com[/caption] Can’t get enough of shopping local in Washington, D.C? Check out four more local shops around the city that each provide value and personality to their neighborhoods. Or just love shopping in general? Discover these decor shops on 14th Street and these fun consignment and vintage stores! Which Washington, D.C.-based business is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!