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.
War of the Roses
One part Plantagenet court, one part Betty Draper Francis dinner party. Vintage red goblets, set of six for $24. Georgetown Emporium, 2613 P St. NW. (202) 944-8449
Toast of the Town(s)
Toast your friends in Italian (cin cin!) or Swedish (skal!) with these stemless wine glasses. As the night goes on, you can get more ambitious with a little Burmese or Bosnian (Aung myin par say and Živjeli, respectively). Cheers wine glasses, set of four for $29.95. Homebody, 715 8th St. SE. (202) 544-8445
These vintage-inspired tumblers look beautiful bearing milk or a White Russian. Addison Jadeite Tumblers, $12 each. Salt & Sundry, Union Market. 1309 5th St. NE. (202) 556-1866
Perfect for an iced tea, Long Island or otherwise, these glasses can be special-ordered with your monogram (along with high-ball glasses and pitchers). For bubbles, try these purple champagne flutes and pretend you’re drinking with Prince. Monogram glasses, $65 for set of six. Vera Wang Champagne flutes, $135 for the pair. Dandelion Patch, 1663 Wisconsin Ave. NW. (202) 333-8803
Photos by Kelly Collis