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.
Après-Ski and Be Seen The real pleasure of skiing has nothing to do with tumbling down a snowy mountain and everything to do with looking alpine-chic while sipping cocoa in the lodge. Dress accordingly. Knitted boots, $19.75. Reddz Trading. 1413 Wisconsin Ave. NW. (202) 506-2789
Muffin Man Melt cold hearts all around you with a pair of cheerful earmuffs; warm your own knowing that your Juicy Couture sweater originally retailed for 200 bucks. Ear muffs, $8.50. Juicy Couture ski sweater, $22.50. Buffalo Exchange. 3279 M St. NW. (202) 333-2829 Leg Up All things winter can be found at this store in Spring Valley, including these water-resistant “jeans,” which will help you avoid wet ankles on snow days. Bogner ski pants, $899. Ski Center. 4300 Fordham Road NW. (202) 966-4474
Photos by Kelly Collis