Welcome to Racked DC where we dig deep into the retail world and let you know about the latest happenings in fashion and shopping. We usually just post on Thursdays, but this week had so much going on we're back with Racked Extra. Know of something interesting coming to town? Send the news into our tipline.
INTERWEBS—The online extravaganza that is SNOBSWAP has partnered with Housewives alumnae Mary Amons and Lynda Erkiletian to raise money for Labels for Love—a charity founded by Amons that uses fashion to raise awareness about women’s and children’s causes. Here's the list of what is available, including a Zac Posen dress that Erkiletian wore to the Housewives premiere. The two of them have a promo video after the jump. [Official Sites via CurbedInbox]
GEORGETOWN—With the Barnes and Nobles but a memory on M Street, the NIKE store is moving in and plans to open later this summer. As the sign in the window says, it's Game Time. [PoP]
CAPITOL HILL—The interns are descending in droves and need to shed their college garb for power suits and heels. Capitol Hill Style has some thoughts on Fifteen Easy Pieces they can work into the rotation and Five Shoes Even An Intern Can Afford. [CapitolHillStyle]