There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
Taste: Neapolitan cake. $4.99. Le Caprice DC. 3460 14th St. NW. lecapricedc.com
Acquire: Feminist art by D.C. resident Caralena Peterson. Roxane Gay art, poster $25, original $175. “Badass Quotes by Badass Women.” badassquotesbybadasswomen.com
Throw: Your wet bathing suit into this bag whose interior lining means the rest of your items won’t get soaked. Bikini bag, $17.99. Bloom. 1719 Connecticut Ave. NW. (202) 621-9049
Buy: An unstuffed toy for your pupper. This one is machine washable and made in the USA. West Paw giraffe, $11.99. Doggie Style. 1825 18th St. NW. doggiestylebakery.com
Wear: Shorts with a fantastic panda-wearing-a-gold chain pattern. Panda shorts, $46. American Holiday. 1319 Wisconsin Ave. NW. (202) 684-2790