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Clients pumping iron at the 1612 U St. NW space.
Fitness, Local Love

SweatBox Brings A Nightclub Feel to Fitness

Don’t call SweatBox just another trendy cycling studio. While small and compact, the boutique fitness concept is packed with equipment–think suspension straps, weights, and, of course, bikes–to burn calories fast. The dark and rectangular-shaped space, wedged next to its owner VIDA Fitness on U Street, comes alive with energy-inducing music and colorful LED lighting once the 50-minute […]

Local Love: Valentine’s Gift Ideas For Her
Explore, Local Love

Local Love: Valentine’s Gift Ideas For Her

Americans love Valentine’s Day so much, they dropped a whopping $19.7 billion to celebrate the holiday in 2016, according to the National Retail Federation. To show big love for your significant other, think small–by buying baubles, buds, and beyond from small local businesses. At Union Market in Northeast D.C., for instance, shops are selling everything from […]

SCDC Travels: Iceland Diary
Casual, Europe, Travel, Wear

SCDC Travels: Iceland Diary

Before sharing some details about my (very) cool Iceland trip, I thought I’d reveal of sliver of what I experienced in this magical and beautiful country. From the famous Skogafoss waterfall to the black sand beaches in the South, and of course, the Blue Lagoon, I can’t put into words […]