capitolfile-magazine.com - Main Channel http://capitolfile-magazine.com/ Why DC Restos Are Embracing Larger Plates http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17814/Why-DC-Restos-Are-Embracing-Larger-Plates The hottest restaurants in DC are serving up medium-sized dishes. The hamachi crudo at Hazel is just one example of the medium-size plates—the perfect choice for sharing more than just… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 07:21:06 -0700 What to Gift Everyone on Your List This Holiday Season http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17838/What-to-Gift-Everyone-on-Your-List-This-Holiday-Season We’ve got you covered for the holidays with the perfect gifts for everyone on your list. For the Francophile: Maison Francis Kurkdjian Paris Grand Soir & Petit Main Eau de Parfums… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:05:36 -0700 Luxe Gifts the 'Capitol File' Staff Wants for the Holidays http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17835/Luxe-Gifts-the-Capitol-File-Staff-Wants-for-the-Holidays This year, Capitol File’s letter to Santa includes a splurge-worthy list of items we’ve been coveting all year. Meredith Merrill, Associate Publisher "I want the open link bracel… Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:19:11 -0700 Daybreaker's Pre-Work Dance Party Takes Over DC http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17837/Daybreakers-Pre-Work-Dance-Party-Takes-Over-DC Kick off your morning in style with Daybreaker, the pre-work dance party with a health-conscious twist. Picture this: The beat is thumping, the dance floor is packed, you’re sweating, s… Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:21:03 -0700 Holiday Gifts for Everyone on Your List - Presented by Fairfax Square http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17839/Holiday-Gifts-for-Everyone-on-Your-List-Presented-by-Fairfax-Square Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:50:59 -0700 7 Velvet Style Pieces to Rock This Winter http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17833/7-Velvet-Style-Pieces-to-Rock-This-Winter It’s official: Velvet is one of this season’s hottest trends and with good reason. It’s fun, decadent, and downright chic. Infuse your winter wardrobe with with these plush v… Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:11:58 -0700 What to Do This December in DC http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17832/What-to-Do-This-December-in-DC It’s the most wonderful time of the year—mark your calendar with these not-to-be-missed events. Check out Georgetown Glow For the third consecutive year, Georgetown Glow, the neig… Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:54:56 -0700 3 One-of-a-Kind Shows You Can't Miss This Holiday Season http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17798/3-One-of-a-Kind-Shows-You-Cant-Miss-This-Holiday-Season Three local theaters have dreamed up quirky new plays for the holidays. The Signature Theatre’s Golden Girls-esque Silver Belles is one of three original holiday shows bringing off-beat… Fri, 02 Dec 2016 07:07:55 -0700 The Best Things We Ate This November in DC http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17831/The-Best-Things-We-Ate-This-November-in-DC From indulgent desserts to DIY dishes, here are the best things the Capitol File staff ate this month. “For winning our company’s costume contest, our team was treated to lunch a… Wed, 30 Nov 2016 14:00:34 -0700 Sponsored by Tysons Galleria: Guide to the Biggest Holiday Fashion Trends of This Season http://capitolfile-magazine.com/culture-post/17824/Sponsored-by-Tysons-Galleria-Guide-to-the-Biggest-Holiday-Fashion-Trends-of-This-Season When the hustle and bustle of the holidays kick in, it can be easy to gravitate towards the closest sale when the shopping season hits an all-time high. Now is not the time to gift wrap a lack… Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:10:59 -0700