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Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area. It’s curated by Kaarin Vembar, fashion and beauty writer, and co-host of the Pop Fashion podcast.
Make sure your guests don’t lose track of their brew with these cheeky beer bands. Beer bands, $10. Chocolate Moose. 1743 L St. NW. (202) 463-0992.
This salsa goes great with chips, but you can also use it as a meat marinade. Either way, it’s a food win. Frontera salsa, $3.99. Streets Market & Cafe. 2400 14th St. NW. (202) 265-3300.
Use a punny plate that illustrates flying pigskin. Pig plate, $16. Salt & Sundry. 1309 5th St. NE. (202) 556-1866.
It’s estimated that Americans will eat 1.3 billion chicken wings during the Super Bowl. Lemon Pepper Wings from this U Street establishment are hard to beat. 6-Piece wings, $6.95. Oohhs & Aahhs. 1005 U St. NW. (202) 667-7142.
You can wear team colors, but why not take it to the next level and break out your letterman jacket? Varsity letters, $9 each. Junction. 1510 U St. NW. (202) 483-0261.