Posts Tagged ‘dog’

Fashion for Paws: Big names, big money

The area’s biggest animal fashion fundraiser of the year raised $520,000 for the Washington Humane Society. Entertainment Tonight’s fashion expert Lawrence Zarian served as honorary host at the annual Fashion for Paws runway show. A string of reality show stars, athletes and DC movers and shakers walked the runway. More here

Lickin' Cancer

Survivors brought their pets and I brought my 2 legged baby to the 2nd Annual Critters for the Cure Fashion Show! It was an amazing night where cancer survivors showed their beauty and bravery as they took to the catwalk with their canine companions. The highlight of the evening was when several area doctors were honored by CFC founder Clancy Kress. Kress created Critters for the Cure after losing a dear friend to cancer.

WATCH NOW: Critters for the Cure on WUSA9 This Morning

Access Washington: Faces & Places of 2010

Thanks to Janet Donovan for this amazing compilation of candids that sum up a year of celebrity, politicos and media heads making buzz in Washington this past year!


Animals and babies

aren’t they just the cutest things! Adora was fussy this morning and Atticus walked over.. then she just stopped and stared. It was like magic.

Great Dane takes the Dance Floor at 'LOVE BALL'

Doggies danced til the dropped at LOVE BALL, Cute Video Below 

Doggies danced and get down (or in this Great Dane’s case UP) on the dance floor! Montgomery County Humane Society’s annual LOVE BALL held at the Hyatt RegencyBethesda was a night of big awards, a great auction and of course the animals! Read more on the event at wusa9… 

WUSA’s JC Hayward presented and FOX 5’s Holly Morris emceed  


Colleen Laughlin and Angie get excited about the doggy bag 


WUSA’s Andrea Roane and husband Mike with pooches Kiwi and Lowey 


Doggy Bar 


TMI but TOO CUTE not to share 

New Boutique Offers 60-90% Off High End Designers

Ladies… it’s what we’ve all been waiting for. Ella-Rue opens this Monday featuring hundreds of new pieces never been worn with tags of Tory Burch, Botkier, Milly, Nanette Lepore, Alice + Olivia, Autumn Cashmere, Trina Turk, Sevens for all man Kind, Citizens of Humanity, Joes Jeans, Theory at get this:

 60% to 90% off retail price

The list of designers go on… Zac Posen, Lela Rose, Chanel, Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, YSL, Prada and more!

The brainchild behind this new Georgetown boutique is great friend and fashionista Krista Johnson. You probably see the bubbly blonde walking Wisconsin and M alongside the inspiration for her shop: the adoption of her two pups Ella and RUE!


Opening Monday November 8th.

3236 P Street NW, Washington, DC 20007

No appointment necessary if you bring 4 items or less. To schedule an appointment contact

Bad days are always better…

when I get home and see him.

Princess for a Day

It’s hard to explain how lucky you feel.. when good friends make you feel like this.

To Kerry: I love my tiara

To Laura: The flowers smell terrific

To Katherine: Thank you for throwing me a baby shower at your beautiful home

To all my friends: My baby is so lucky to already be surrounded by such great love

WHS: Gettin' Pretty for the Pooches

By Rachel Demita, Special to OMG

One80 Salon joined forces with the Washington Humane Society for a Fashion for Paws fundraiser event on Sunday.  Loyal clients and animal lovers flooded the salon for blowouts, cuts, color and manicures, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting Fashion for Paws

Stef Woods isn’t the only one who got some star treatment

Fashion for Paws Exec. Director Tara deNicolas with WHS’ Stacey Severe

MORE F4P: Perino, Portis and the Paws Come Out

Alongside the salon services, customers bought raffle tickets, participated in a silent auction, and over cupcakes and cocktails. Salon manager Shannon Cusello said “It’s a little hectic, but hectic is good; it means there are more people coming to help out.”

With such great feedback and support, Fashion for Paws is already planning upcoming events to benefit the WHS. “Our goal is to raise $12,000 for the Washington Humane Society,” explained Fashion for Paws Executive Director Tara de Nicolas.  Can’t donate.. maybe you can adopt 😉 


Dog Days of August in DC

The Dog Days return to Washington and hotter than the temps… the grand sidewalk sales and doggies  lined up along U Street, Midcity. Shout out to Steve Fox for some great video.

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