Friday, November 23, 2012

Great Commercials

Tuesday, November 20, 2012

Hello Cupcake

1361 Connecticut Ave.  NW
Washington DC

Monday, November 19, 2012

Ice skating

Georgetown Waterfront Ice Rink

The Georgetown waterfront ice rink will take center stage Dec. 1 during a just announced "Winter on the Water" celebration.
The event, from 4 to 7 p.m., will feature ice skating performances, a St. Lucia presentation and special food and beverages, among other entertainment.
The "Winter on the Water" fete complements theSwedish Christmas Bazaar at the neighboringHouse of Sweden from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. the same day.
"The Swedish choir will present a St. Lucia procession from the bazaar into the Washington Harbour plaza at 5:15 p.m. then perform carols at Winter on the Water," according to a press release.
The Georgetown waterfront ice rink will be open from mid-November through March seven days a week. Hours are noon to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday; noon to 10 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday. The rates are $9 for adults; $7 for children, seniors and military. Skate rentals are $5.
Check out the full performance schedule for the ice rink celebration below:
4 to 7 p.m.: Continuous entertainers and creative lighting effects; special food and beverages served outdoors
4 p.m.: Montana Ignacio – Ice skating performance
4:30 p.m.: Georgetown Phantoms – 30 minute a cappella performance
5 p.m.: The Gardens Figure Skating Club – Ice skating performance
5:15 p.m.: St. Lucia Procession from the House of Sweden
5:30 p.m.: Swedish Choir Performance
6 p.m.: Mini-Supremes Bowie ISI Synchronized Skating Team – Ice skating performance
The Georgetown Waterfront ice rink will host additional activities throughout the skating season, including Cartoon Skate from noon to 2 p.m. and Rock-N-Skate from 8 to 10 p.m. every Saturday; College Night every Thursday; Skate with Santa from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22.

DC back in the day

Penn Ave.

DC Street Art

Sunday, November 18, 2012


I know that voting as passed but I posted a couple of other places that made great window displays and forgot to upload these ones.

Architecture in DC

Art installation

Art Installation

An old church down Delaware Ave and H St. SW Washington was recently repainted by an artist and is now on display.  Take a look at some of the images I took.


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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Friday, November 9, 2012

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Barcelona Based Jewelry Designer Roberto Botta

Contact: Henry Maticorena -- Cosmos Concena  202.679.7443 

Event: Capital Area Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Women's Wednesday will be the first of a line of events for Barcelona based Fashion Jewelry Designer Roberto Botta to Debut his designs in the District of Columbia
When: Wednesday, November 14, 2012

  6:30-8:30PM Meet & Greet Reception

Where: BLINK Eyewear -- 919 18th Street, NW Washington, DC 20006

Barcelona Fashion Jeweler Makes an Exclusive Debut at The Capital Area
Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Most Sought After Events

Bringing High End Iberian-Style to Washingtonians

Washington, DC— Barcelona’s Fashion-based jewelry designer will be
making his Washington, DC Debut at CAGLCC’s November Women’s
Wednesday, being held at BLINK Eyewear November 14th, 2012 –6:30 -
8:30PM. Kinetic is the first collection by Barcelona-based artist Roberto Botta
to hit the US. His collection translates the distinctive beauty of celestial bodies
and objects that surround our every day lives. His versatile jewelry is a must-
have for today's busy men and women. Here, from Roberto Botta, are trendy
pieces that work day-to-night. Through his use of silver and bronze, Botta has
created a one-of-a-kind, handcrafted jewelry collection that is sophisticated and
that includes some big, statement-making pieces sure to appeal to everyone
attending CAGLCC’s Women’s Wednesday event. He is unveiling his newest
bronze collection: Metamorphosis in February, giving media and fashionistas
an opportunity to get a first-hand look at these unique looks. To attend this
event please visit:

CAGLCC Women’s Wednesday is one of the various events where Botta will
be exhibiting his collections. “I am very excited to interact with
Washingtonians and the LGBT community that has always had a warm
response to my work,” said enthused Botta. “Washington is the quintessential
ever-changing Mecca, and I’m looking forward to meeting with and creating
relationships with individuals from across the globe.”

Since its inception Botta’s jewelry has been a favorite among trendsetters and
style-makers. Boasting a clientele that includes Monica Castiglioni, Natsuko
Toyofuku, Alexander MacQueen, Grace Jones and Naomi Campbell, Botta will
be showcasing his ultra-modern wears at GLife Expo in booth C-58.

For more information, high-resolution images, to pull pieces for editorial photo
shoots or to schedule an appointment, please contact Henry Maticorena at
202.679.7443 or via email at

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