If you’re ready to move on from the New Year to one of the hottest holidays, you’re in luck because Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. On this February 14, get the best deals in D.C. to help you look your best on Valentine’s Day. Whether you are going to a festive dinner date with your main squeeze or having a spa day with your girlfriends, look no further for the best looks, steals and deals.
Hours: Mon – Sat 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sun 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Urban Chic offers clothing and accessories from trendsetting designers in its boutique. The boutique is not ashamed to go beyond the mainstream and bring in sought-after labels such as Tibi, Alice + Olivia and Leona. If you are planning a dinner out with your loved one and wanted to escape from the corporate pant suits, try a skirt from Urban Chic to show off your legs. Pair a black pencil skirt with a tuxedo side strip with a mustard-yellow cardigan for a hint of color in the city on Valentine’s Day.
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Polly Pearl Boutique
Hours: Mon – Sat 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Polly Pearl Boutique is the place to go for fresh and unique styles. Here you’ll find everything from sharp, cutting edge jackets to on-the-fly dresses. This boutique is a must visit when looking for the perfect outfit for a girls’ spa retreat on Valentine’s Day. It also carries high-end women’s clothing, jewelry and handbags. When you see something you want at Polly Pearl, snatch it up quickly, as the new merchandise comes from the best designers around the world—and it goes fast. With women’s sizes from 2-20, you are sure to find the perfect look for the best deal.
Hours: Mon – Fri 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sat 12 p.m – 5 p.m.
One of the main reasons to check out Doll House is its variety; find everything from chic to runway ready for the every day fashionista. One of the boutiques well known assortments includes the ‘Ragdolls’ collection, a very high fashion couture line. The pieces are eclectic, yet vibrant and the clothing and accessories are constantly evolving. With new pieces and arrival sales coming in frequently, you’ll want to be sure to put Doll House in your shopping excursion rotation. Pick up a fabulous yet comfortable outfit for a lunch day with friends during Valentine’s week. This outfit can go from day to night, ensuring you will never look less than amazing.
Hours: Tues – Sat 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Sun 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Nana is a women’s clothing shop in the city inspired by all things vintage, modern, handmade and trendy. Each piece in this store carries the versatility and style of being perfect for both work and play. Try an off-the-rack dress from Nana’s new collection; a teal Bohemian-inspired look by Mata Traders. The dress features an elasticized empire waist square neckline and three-quarter-length bell sleeve with romantic detail for this special holiday. This is an ideal piece for those who will be leaving straight from work to meet their dinner dates.
Hours: Mon, Weds – Thurs 12 p.m.- 7 p.m.; Fri – Sat 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.; Sun 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.
Lettie Gooch is owned and operated by one of the most stylish women in town. Gooch loves putting on sales throughout the year, and this Valentine’s Day will be no different. Shop at Lettie Gooch during Valentine’s week to score a deal on a hot outfit you can wear for a night of dancing. With the Cocktail Couture collection on tap, you will surely find the perfect A-line dress in shades of mauve, gray and purple. Or go with comfort denim jeans that offer a rugged washed style to pair with a crop top. This fashion forward boutique offers a unique shopping experience in the heart of the city all year round.
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Monica Byrd is a fashion blogger and freelance writer living in Washington, D.C. Her work can be found on Examiner.com.