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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Washington, D.C.

Mother’s Day is just a couple weeks away. If you’re still out there searching for a gift, CBS has this list of local shops where you can find something great.

04/28/2015

A commuter bundles up against the cold while walking to the Takoma Metro station as the temperature hovers in the single-digits Jan. 22, 2014 in Washington, D.C. After four inches of snow fell on some places in the capital area, the federal government delayed the start of the work day by two hours as most schools remained closed. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Best Places For Winter Coats In Washington, D.C.

Winter in D.C. can be intense and catch you off guard. There never seems to be enough time to prepare. Don’t get caught in the cold this winter; get your winter coat early.

12/30/2014

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Best Places for Handmade Accessories in Washington, D.C.

Handmade accessories are a great way to stand out from the crowd. Find your one-of-a-kind treasure at one of these best places for handmade accessories in D.C.

07/01/2014

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Washington DC Holiday Party Outfit And Accessory Shopping Guide

Turn heads at your holiday party with an outfit put together from these DC shops.

11/26/2013

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Best Places For Summer Accessories In Washington DC

While the summer heat may have you wanting to take off all your clothes, these five DC stores have the summer accessories that you’ll want to leave on.

06/18/2013

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Best Places To Buy Watches In Washington DC

Whether you are seeking functional or flashy, the best places to buy a watch in D.C. have you covered.

01/15/2013

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Back-To-School Guide In D.C.

It’s back to school time, which means shopping, shopping and, oh yeah, spending. This year, take it away from the chains and check out these awesome, local businesses guaranteed to give you everything you need without the hustle and bustle of big box stores. These represent D.C.: vibrant, different and definitely not run of the mill.

08/03/2012

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Best Places To Buy Homemade Gifts In DC

Gifts are meant to be personal and meaningful, but sometimes, perfecting the act of gift giving can be hard. There’s a simple solution: handmade gifts. Craftsmen at numerous gift shops in the Washington, D.C. area put their skills to work so that residents and visitors have a selection of thoughtful gifts from the nation’s capital, suitable for every occasion.

05/22/2012

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Best Boutiques In Washington, D.C.

Find something to fit your individual style, or that perfect gift, at some of the best boutiques in Washington, D.C., some of which include Proper Topper, Miss Pixies, and more.

01/25/2011