Fashion Events in D.C.

Crystal Couture 2017

Date:  Thursday, February 2 – Saturday, February 4

Time:  5 pm – 10 pm (Thur & Fri), 2 pm – 10pm (Sat)

Location:  Crystal City Shops @ 2200 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202 (6th floor)

Link:  http://www.crystalcity.org/do/crystal-couture7

“The DC area’s largest pop-up retail shop and fashion show returns to Crystal City for three days February! Nearly 50 of the region’s most fashionable boutiques, clothing shops, and designers have been selected to participate. This one-stop shopping experience lets guests browse discounted offerings on the rack AND on the runway as models showcase offerings of the participating boutiques, all while enjoying sips from the bar, free make-up and hair makeovers, chats with fashion consultants, and music from DJ Neekola.”

This event is FREE and open to the public. Click the link above for info on VIP tickets.

 

Past Events…

WEARHOUSE

Date:  Saturday, September 10, 2016

Time:  5 pm – 10pm

Location:  Anacostia Arts Center @ 1231 Good Hope Road SE, Washington, DC 20020

Link:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wearhouse-tickets

“Sip while you shop from a night market featuring DC’s 25+ fashion makers and retailers, including pop-ups by DeNada, Mallory Shelter Jewelry, Printed Wild, Teerritory, Carnelian Boutique and more. Featuring drinks from Cotton & Reed + New Republic + Right Proper Brewery, food from Capital Hill Crab Cakes and more, and a DJ.”

This event is FREE and open to the public. First 100 RSVPS receive FREE VIP gift!

Carnelian Boutique & Emma Marty Pop-Up Shop

Date:  Saturday, July 23, 2016

Time:  11 am – 5pm

Location:  DCanter Wine Boutique @ 545 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  https://www.eventbrite.com/e/carnelian-boutique-emma-marty-jewelry-pop-up-shop-tickets-26214378913

Join Carnelian Boutique and Emma Marty Jewelry on Saturday, July 23rd! Shop clothing, accessories and jewelry while enjoying dessert and a glass of sparkling wine. Register to enter the event giveaway, which includes a $20 gift card to both Carnelian Boutique & Emma Marty Jewelry!

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Crystal Couture 2016

Date:  Thursday, February 4 – Saturday, February 6

Time:  6 pm – 10 pm (Thur & Fri), 2 pm – 10pm (Sat)

Location:  Crystal City Shops @ 1750 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202

Link:  http://crystalcity.org/do/crystal-couture6

“The DC area’s hottest fashion show and high-end bargain retail pop-up sale returns to Crystal City this February! Crystal Couture – Show & Sale brings about 50 of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques, designers, and fashion retailers all under one roof. This one-stop shopping experience lets guests browse discounted offerings on the rack AND on the runway as models showcase select offerings while enjoying sips from the bar, free 5-minute make-up and hair makeovers, chats with fashion consultants, and music from DJ Neekola.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Yelp Totally Bazaar Holiday Market

Date:  Saturday, December 19th, 2015

Time:  12 pm – 4 pm

Location:  Anacostia Arts Center @ 1231 Good Hope Road SE, Washington, DC 20020

Link:  http://www.yelp.com/events/washington-yelps-totally-bazaar-at-the-anacostia-arts-center

“Come out and shop local at Yelp’s Totally Bazaar at the Anacostia Arts Center! Join us to shop handpicked gifts primed for giving! Yelp is organizing our third annual hand-picked holiday market that will complete your gift-giving for everyone in your life. Top-rated retailers, local artisans, crafty chicks and style mavens will set up pop-up shops to sell their swanky wares. Don’t miss complimentary treats with a Star Wars holiday exhibit, DIY S’mores bar, photo booth, and crafts station.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Esprit de Noel Christmas Market

Date:  Friday, November 6th – Saturday, November 7th, 2015

Time:  Friday (11 am – 9 pm) & Saturday (10 am – 4 pm)

Location:  Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School @ 1524 Thirty-Fifth Street NW, Washington, DC 20007

Link:  http://www.visi.org/support/esprit-de-noel-christmas-bazaar/index.aspx

“Georgetown Visitation’s 45th annual Esprit de Noel Christmas market is on its way and we hope you’ll mark your calendars! Please join us for holiday shopping with 60 specialty shops, festive decorations, tasty treats, car raffle, and free parking.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Carnelian Boutique & Cynirje Pop-Up Shop

Date:  Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Time:  11 am – 5 pm

Location:  DCanter Wine Boutique @ 545 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://www.carnelianandcynirje.eventbrite.com

Carnelian Boutique & Cynirje are hosting a pop-up on Saturday, October 3rd! Join us from 11am – 5pm to shop clothing, jewelry/accessories, and art. Enjoy a glass of complimentary sparkling wine and treats as you shop. Be sure to RSVP to enter the giveaway raffle!

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Spring Fashion Market

Date:  Saturday, May 30th, 2015

Time:  12 – 3 pm

Location:  Gallery Plan B @ 1530 14th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20005

Link:  http://www.springfashionmarket.eventbrite.com

Carnelian Boutique is hosting this shopping event that includes clothing, jewelry/accessories, and organic spa products. Come join us! Shop local & woman-owned businesses (including BNude EssentialsEE Cuffs and Cerulean Blue Jewelry) for all your spring needs. RSVP and you will automatically be entered to win prizes!

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Crystal Couture 2015

Date:  Thursday, February 5th – Saturday, February 7th

Time:  6 – 10 pm

Location:  Crystal City Shops @ 1750 building (exact address: 1659 Crystal Plaza Arcade, Arlington, VA 22202)

Link: http://crystalcity.org/do/crystal-couture5

“The DC area’s hottest fashion show and high-end bargain retail pop-up sale returns to Crystal City this February! Crystal Couture – Show & Sale brings about 50 of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques, designers, and fashion retailers all under one roof. This one-stop shopping experience lets guests browse discounted offerings on the rack AND on the runway as models showcase select offerings while enjoying sips from the bar, free 5-minute make-up and hair makeovers, chats with fashion consultants, and music from DJ Neekola.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Yelp’s Totally Bazaar at Monroe Street Market

Date:  Saturday, December 13th

Time:  10 am – 2 pm

Location:  Edgewood Arts Center (Monroe Street Market) @ 3415 8th Street NE, Washington, DC 20017

Link:  http://www.yelp.com/events/washington-yelps-totally-bazaar-at-monroe-street-market-2

“Come out and shop local at Yelp’s Totally Bazaar at Monroe Street Market! Join us anytime between 10 am – 2 pm, December 13th at the Arts Walk on Monroe Street Market to shop handpicked gifts primed for giving!

Top-rated retailers, local artisans, crafty chics and style mavens will set up pop-up shops to sell their swanky wares. Whether your budget is $5 or $500, you are sure to find something ultra local, extra special and yes, über yelpy!

And hey, Yelp retail therapy would not be complete without some complimentary treats so don’t miss out on a DIY S’mores bar, visits from Yelper the Red Nosed Reindeer, holiday card making station, and photobooth. That’s right, all of these activities are free with check in!”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Fall Fashion Yards

Date:  Sunday, October 26th

Time:  1 pm – 5 pm

Location:  Yards Park DC @ 355 Water Street SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://theyardsdc.com/event/2014/10/fashionyards14/

“Do you love to shop and consider yourself a fashionista? Mark your calendar and get ready for a unique shopping spree at The Yards as several fashion boutiques merge together in one lane for one day at Fashion Yards. You will find everything from vintage jewels and threads to $10-and-under dresses to even Jimmy Choos!”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Carnelian Boutique 2-Year Anniversary Celebration

Date:  Saturday, August 16th

Time:  11 am – 6 pm

Location:  DCanter Wine Boutique @ 545 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://carnelianboutique2year.eventbrite.com/

Carnelian Boutique has officially been in business for two amazing years and we hope you can come celebrate with us! On Saturday, August 16th, you can shop our merchandise in-person including new items we ordered specifically for this event. Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine and treats while you shop! Be sure to stop by the table of our special guest from Chloe and Isabel – a beautiful jewelry line.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Jazz [& Fashion] In The ‘Hoods Pop-Up

Date:  Saturday, June 21st

Time:  4 pm – 10:30 pm

Location:  Gallery O on H @ 1354 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002

Link:  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/jazz-fashion-in-the-hoods-pop-up-shop-tickets-11652758715

Jazz in the ‘Hoods is an annual event that is part of the DC Jazz Festival, and Gallery O on H is one of the partnering venues. They will be showcasing local jazz bands at this event while we bring you the latest fashion and accessories trends for 2014. Shop local boutiques inside the gallery and enjoy live music in the courtyard. There will also be a cash bar.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Fashion Yards

Date:  Saturday, June 7th

Time:  11 am – 6 pm

Location:  Yards Park DC @ 355 Water Street SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://theyardsdc.com/event/2014/06/fashion-yards/

“Do you love to shop and consider yourself a fashionista? Reserve June 7th in your calendar and get ready for a unique shopping spree at The Yards as several 4-wheeled fashion boutiques merge together in one lane for one day at “Fashion Yards”. You will find everything from vintage jewels and threads to $10-and-under dresses to even Jimmy Choos!”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Fashion for a Fraction – Washington City Paper

Date:  Saturday, February 22nd

Time:  9 am – 5 pm

Location:  ideaspace, 300 Tingey Street SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://wcp.xorbia.com/fashionforafraction

“Shop like a diva, save like a boss. Catch all of DC’s top boutiques in one place to shop the winter blues away, hosted by Washington City Paper and The Yards. Fashion for a Fraction will feature local boutiques who will have plenty of deeply discounted denim, clothing, handbags, jewelry and accessories to tempt you.”

Chose from the following ticket options:

  • VIP: $15, 9am – 11am includes champagne and 1st pick of all the great clothes and accessories
  • Session 2: $10, 11:30am – 1:30pm
  • Session 3: $5, 2pm – 4pm

 

Crystal Couture 2014

Date:  Tuesday, Feb 4th – Saturday, Feb 8th

Time:  6 – 10 pm

Location:  251 18th Street South, 11th Floor, Arlington, VA 22202

Link: http://www.crystalcity.org/do/crystal-couture4

“The DC area’s hottest fashion show and high-end bargain retail pop-up sale returns to Crystal City this February! Crystal Couture – Show & Sale brings about 50 of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques, designers, and fashion retailers all under one roof. This one-stop shopping experience lets guests browse discounted offerings on the rack AND on the runway as models showcase select offerings while enjoying sips from the bar, free 5-minute make-up and hair makeovers, chats with fashion consultants, and music from DJ Neekola.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Small Business Saturday – Local Vendor Pop-up 

Date:  Saturday, November 30th, 2013

Time:  10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location:  Tabula Rasa (731 8th Street SE, Washington, DC 20003)

Link: http://www.eventbrite.com/e/small-business-saturday-local-vendor-pop-up-shop-tickets-9057650677

Carnelian Boutique is hosting a pop-up shop featuring local and woman-owned businesses! Shop clothing, jewelry, shoes and other great accessories from The Good District, HippGyps, Stella & Dot and more! You will also have access to special discounts and giveaways.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

F.A.M.E. Pop-up 

Date:  Friday, September 20th, 2013

Time:  7:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Location:  Blind Whino Art Space (700 Delaware Ave SW, Washington, DC 20001)

Link: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=588220467886327&set=a.578463358862038.1073741827.166597760048602&type=1&theater

Join Carnelian Boutique and other creatives for a night of F.A.M.E. (Fashion, Art, Music & Entertainment).

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Carnelian Boutique:  1 Year Anniversary Pop-Up Shop & Celebration

Date:  Saturday, August 10th, 2013

Time:  11:00 am – 8 pm

Location:  Tabula Rasa (731 8th Street SE, Washington, DC 20003)

Link:  http://carnelianpopup.eventbrite.com/

It has been a fantastic year and we want you to be a part of our celebration! For one day only, you can shop ALL our merchandise in-person and get exclusive access to our newest items. Be sure to enjoy treats while you shop and visit the tables of our special guests, including Handmade Habitat.

 

G.L.A.M.’s Summer Fashion Event

Date:  Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Time:  6:30 – 9pm

Location:  906 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002

Link: http://givinglabelsameaning2013-estw.eventbrite.com/

Join G.L.A.M. for the 2013 Summer Fashion Event. Enjoy shopping DC boutiques, including Carnelian Boutique. The event includes an open bar, yummy desserts, a fashion presentation, and more! 100% of the proceeds will be donated to Safe Shores DC.

 

Crystal Couture 2013

Date:  Tuesday, Feb 5th – Saturday, Feb 9th

Time:  6 – 10pm

Location:  251 18th Street, Arlington, VA 22202

Link: http://www.crystalcity.org/do/crystal-couture3

“A fantastic fashion show and trunk sale returns to Crystal City this February!  This event will be the biggest and best we’ve had thus far!  Crystal Couture already brings over 40 of the metropolitan area’s most stylish boutiques and designers all under one roof, and we’re expecting even more this year because of its new location. We have moved Couture to an office building which has more space to house a bigger runway and more boutiques.”

This event is FREE and open to the public.

 

Epic Yoga Holiday Pop-Up Shop

Date:  Sunday, December 16, 2012

Time:  12 – 7pm

Location:  Epic Yoga DC, 1323 Conneticut Ave.  (Dupont Circle)

Link:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Carnelian-Boutique/275245382532940#!/events/557202934293326/

Drop by the Pop-up Boutique at EPIC YOGA’s studio, just South of Dupont Circle, this Sunday from noon – 7pm to meet local DC designers and purchase last-minute holiday gifts for friends and family!

Make any purchase and enjoy a complimentary, same-day yoga class. See you then!

This event is free and open to public.

 

Submerge – Get Fashion event

Date:  Friday, November 16, 2012

Time:  6 – 11pm

Location:  700 H Street NE, Washington, DC

Link:  http://submergedc.com/

From the folks that brought you “Know Fashion” (www.knowfashiondc.com), No Kings Collective and Jenny Schretter of KOLTON.J present “Get Fashion” – a fashion, retail, music, food, art, and entertainment. Get Fashion will showcase local designers and vendor retail pop-ups from 6-11pm, live musical performances from 11pm-2am, H Street only  food vendors, local DC brews, and artwork featured in the Submerge exhibition.

This event is free and open to public.

 

Glitter Glam Swap & Shop 

Date:  Saturday, November 17, 2012

Time:  2 – 5pm

Location:  Hillyer Art Space @ 9 Hillyer Court NW, Washington, DC 20008

Link:  http://dewdrop.eventbrite.com/

Shop Carnelian Boutique and other Pop Up Shops while enjoying a cocktail and some nibbles at this glam event!  You can also bring your gently used items for swapping!  The dazzle doesn’t stop there…There will be a blogger style challenge and fashion show!  Look glamorous with a new wardrobe but also spread the joy of this holiday season to other women in need of clothing. The remaining clothing from the swap will be donated to Goodwill of Greater Washington.  Dewdrop is giving away swag bags to everyone as a token of our appreciation for celebrating their one-year anniversary.

 

Shecky’s Girls Night Out

Date:  Wednesday, September 5, 2012

Time:  5 – 10pm

Location:  Dar Constitution Hall @1776 D St NW, Washington, DC 20006

Link:  http://www.sheckys.com/events/8310/girls-night-out-washington-dc-fall-2012/

Shecky’s Girls Night Out (GNO) is a mega shopping, beauty, and social event that happens in cities across the country!  It’s a fun night out with your favorite girls.  At DC’s GNO, you and your fabulous entourage will discover unique designers, sip on complimentary cocktails, and cap your night off with some pampering and Goodie Bags.  Get your tickets today!

 

Carnelian Boutique:  Pop-Up Shop & Launch Party!

Date:  Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Time:  Pop-Up Shop 12 – 5pm, Launch Party 5 – 8pm

Location:  Tabula Rasa @ 731 8th St SE, Washington, DC 20003

Link:  http://carnelianboutique.eventbrite.com/

Grab your girls & come shop Carnelian Boutique on Saturday, August 18th!  Join us in celebrating our recent website launch with an amazing pop-up shop and launch party.  You’ll have access to a fitting lounge to try on merchandise from CarnelianBoutique.com, and you’ll even get an exclusive peek at our newest items for the Fall!  We’ll also have EE Cuffs on-site so you can shop beautiful cuff bracelets made from recycled materials.  Each cuff is handmade from recycled material…Truly wearable art!  As you shop, enjoy complimentary treats from Hello Cupcake & champagne from Chat’s Liquors.