While DC is the home of our capital, the streets are filled with more than just statutes and American flags. The DMV is flooded with pop culture and spunky new trends influencing people all across the globe. From go-go legend Chuck Brown to the Miss Taraji P Henson, our spectrum of talent to offer has been proven to be, out of this world.
Stars are born, not raised. The district is no stranger to breeding entrepreneurs who grow to have a huge impact on pop culture. And yes, we take credit for all graduates from Harvard.
Check out some of these hot new brands on the rise, coming straight from the Capital.
1. Pink Plastic, a girl's favorite place to shop. Everything from bold colorful faux fur jackets to blinged out iPhone cases will be in your cart by the time your done shopping online here. Duo Ann Wyn and Princess Aurum put emphasis on Girl power, encouraging all women to get in touch with our inner Twiggy.
IG: @pinkplasticbabez Shop: shoppinkplastic.com
2. Plugged NYC, while the name may convince you to give credit to New York. Miss Tizita Balemlay was actual born and raised in Silver Spring, MD. She took her talents to New York to expand her dreams of taking over the fashion world. Since the launch in 2016, Plugged has been worn by fashion mogul Rihanna and recognized in Galore Magazine.
IG: @pluggednycstore Shop: pluggednyc.com
3. EAT. Elevate All The Time, LLC has taken DC over by storm. It started with just iPhone stickers and caps til famous slogan “if you don’t eat you die in the street” became a hashtag. Malik Jarrett has made it his business to provide guidance for the youth while promoting entrepreneurship. You can shop EAT online or catch one of the pop up shops happening almost every month.
IG: @allhomage Shop: allhomage.com