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 foxy artwork is a mixed-media piece made of salvaged wood and yarn. “Fox Love” by Little Green Things, $65. Stitch & Rivet. 716 Monroe St. NE, Studio #3. (202) 340-3581
Take the opportunity to teach your kiddos about animals (and many more subjects) at this used bookstore/pop-up shop. Animals book, $1. Carpe Librum. 140 M St. NE.
These petite cookies come in three flavors (chocolate, strawberry, and cream) and make a perfect mid-afternoon snack. Hello Panda biscuits, $2.50. Honeycomb. 1309 5th St. NE (Union Market).
This handmade tote by Tree Fairfax is beautiful enough to be a work of art, but practical enough to become your daily handbag. Antelope tote, $80. Nomad Yard Collectiv. 411 New York Ave. NE.
This playful bird top can be worn as part of a colorful mix-and-match ensemble. Toucan top, $32. Gossip on 23rd. 570 23rd St., Arlington. (703) 920-1498.