Welcome to Racked DC where we dig deep into the retail world and let you know about the latest happenings in fashion and shopping. Know of something interesting coming to town? Send the news into our tipline.
DMV—Happy Valentine's Day! And to those looking for some retail therapy in lieu of candies, flowers and other V Day accoutrements, BrandLinkDC has the lowdown on what's happening with the retail scene throughout the region. Check out the flyer to find out what's what. [Official Site; Curbed Inbox]
METRO CENTER—Smack between Metro Center and Chinatown in LivingSocial's space at 918 F Street NW, Indochino is popping up from March 2-10. The Indochino Traveling Tailor will give guys an opportunity to get measured and fitted for affordable custom suits. Appointments are in 15-minute intervals and those who book and buy a suit will score a free dress shirt worth almost $80. [Official Site; Curbed Inbox]
GEORGETOWN—Rugby by Ralph Lauren has left the Gtown environs. After being in business for eight years, the preppy store is no more. The retail space vacated shall take on a new life. [PoP]
TYSONS—At Tysons Galleria, excitement is building as Macy's preps for the Demetrios 2013 Trunk Show from Feb 15-17. Taking 15% off of trunk show merchandise, the department store is hosting the Bridal Salon trunk show on Level II. You can make an appointment or walk-in to score a deal. [Official Site]
BETHESDA—Bryce Harper, National League Rookie of the Year and one of the stars of the Nats, is joining forces with sportswear maker Under Armour in a new marketing campaign called "I Will". Let's take Under Armour and the "I Will" campaign all the way to the World Series this year. [Official Site; WBJ]
BETHESDA—The new Bonobos Guideshop in Gtown is hooking Racked readers up with a discount until tomorrow. Use the "Racked DC" code when booking an appointment in the Georgetown store to receive 20% off of $150 worth of purchases. This discount ends this Friday. [Official Site; Curbed Inbox]