Get excited for snowy winter days by filling your closet with cold-weather wardrobe staples like scarves, hats, and sweaters that’ll keep you warm and fashionable. Check out our recommendation for where to hit the shops during your trip to the District.

Rent The Runway

If you’re looking to get designer threads on a dime, Georgetown’s Rent The Runway flagship is the place to go. This brick-and-mortar version of the online retailer offers short-term rental outfits and discounted designer wares from fashion lines like Vera Wang and M Missoni. Come here to stock up on fashion-forward outfits like a black faux fur jacket or a chic belted beige coat.

3336 M St NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA

Lou Lou

Local chain Lou Lou is all about accessories, so if you’re looking for a gorgeous new scarf or a fabulous shawl vest, make this your pit stop. And since Lou Lou has branches all over the city, you won’t have to plan around visiting here. Just stop by on your way to a Dupont Circle dinner or drinks on 14th Street.

Dupont Circle
1601 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009, USA
Plus several more locations around town.

Rag & Bone

The Georgetown outpost of this uber-cool chain stocks edgy, minimalist fashion like creamy leather jackets and drainpipe jeans that’ll make you the chicest kid on the block. You’ll look totally cutting-edge while staying warm.

3067 M St NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA


In the mood to splurge? There’s no better place than DC’s stunning CityCenter, located in the heart of the District at Gallery Place. You’ll find top designer stores in this luxurious mini-neighborhood, like Louis Vuitton and Longchamp, that’ll keep you looking like you just stepped off a runway.

825 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA

Hugh & Crye

Finding chic, well-fitting menswear that doesn’t look identical to everything you already own can be a tricky task, but local boutique Hugh and Crye is up to the job. Located in the nearby Navy Yard, this men’s clothing spot has its shelves stocked with lined blazers and dress shirts that’ll make you the sharpest guy in the office.

300 Tingey St SE #140, Washington, DC 20003, USA