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Each week, Buy D.C. will highlight shops and items you can only find in the D.C. area, featuring different goods from different shops all around the city, curated by 94.7 Fresh FM co-host and CityShopGirl.com owner Kelly Collis.
Straw Man The fourth generation of the hat-making Goorin family helms this new Georgetown hat shop. Sport this straw boater with seersucker and a straight face at Gold Cup, or with a T-shirt and a sense of irony around your neighborhood. Pierre Renoir hat, $115. Goorin Bros. Hat Shop, 1214 Wisconsin Ave. NW. (202) 338-4287
Because You’re Cappy A tangerine take on Pharrell’s signature look at a price that will make you happy. Sunhat, $25. Lou Lou Boutique, multiple locations.
Save Face Ward off wrinkles and fashion cops. Floppy sunhat, $58. Anthropologie, 5406 Wisconsin Ave., Chevy Chase. (301) 654-1481
Fascinating! Long the reigning local destination for headgear, Proper Topper is still the one for basic straw numbers or that rosy, iridescent orchid-themed fascinator your closet is obviously missing. Louis Green hat, $245. Fascinator, $145. Proper Topper, 1350 Connecticut Ave. NW. (202) 842-3055
Photos by Kelly Collis