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CALIFORNIA—Last week fashion bloggers from all over the country convened for the Lucky convention and since it wasn't in the usual New York there was 'less black-on-black ferociousness', but lots of colorful style tips instead. [Washingtonian]
DC—Spring is gala season for the District's movers, shakers, and big time donors and Capitol File has a gallery of the runway looks that would be best for the Corcoran Ball, Opera Ball, Ball On The Mall and more. [CF]
ALEXANDRIA—La Petite Marmoset has a new lookbook that was shot at Green Spring Gardens in Alexandria. In some pictures it is hard to tell where the gardens end and the bohemian-chic begins. [Refinery29)