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Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area, curated by Kaarin Vembar, owner of personal shopping and wardrobe editing service Closet Caucus.

Mask Your Behavior

Local artisan Amina Ahmad handmakes organic lavender and flaxseed eye pillows. The cover is washable, so use it daily to soothe your tired head. Aromatherapy eye mask, $20. Handmade Habitat. www.handmadehabitatliving.com

Hang Time

Unwind with games that are marketed as a cure for restless minds. Classic games include hangman, dots and boxes, and categories. Game pad, $12. Red Barn Mercantile. 1117 King St., Alexandria. (703) 838-0355

The Terms of Your Leash

Bring your BFF along for a run as you sweat out the day’s stress. Dog lead, $20.49. Metro Mutts. 407 8th St. SE. (202) 546-7387

Like a Moss

Placing a plant on your desk to de-stress is so 2014. Instead, wear nature as fashion in the form of a succulent and moss necklace. Mossy Creations necklace, $60. Nik da Pooh. www.nikdapooh.com

Pray Station

Your days are hectic, but come home to a calming space. This book tells you how to turn your living area into a spiritual dwelling. Altar Your Space by Jagatjoti S. Khalsa, $29.95. Sacred Circle. 919 King St., Alexandria. (703) 299-9309