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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.
This 6-cup coffee maker will give you the caffeine boost you need each morning. Pantone #630 coffee maker, $39.95. Mara Home. 2213 14th St. NW. (202) 232-4526
Accessorize your pad on a budget with savvy thrift shopping. This tray is the perfect spot to drop your keys and loose change. Key tray, $2. Martha’s Outfitters. 2122 14th St. NW. (202) 328-6609
Plants are a quick way to make an apartment feel like a home, and succulents only need to be watered every 10 days. Succulent garden, $39.95. Flowers on 14th. 1712 14th St. NW. (202) 667-7888
You know you’re an adult when you repare for household repairs. Stanley screwdriver set & storage rack, $14.95. Frager’s Hardware.1323 E St. SE. (202) 543-6157
Graduate and ditch the dorm posters in favor of this charming geometric print by a D.C. artist. Retro geometric print, $12. Fybur. www.Fybur.etsy.com