Welcome to Blonde in the District, an award winning Washington DC & Virginia life, style, beauty, and travel blog dedicated to body positivity and encouraging women to find their confidence through style.


2019 Recognitions        

Named 2019 Washingtonian Magazine Style Setter.

Voted BEST of NoVA 2019 FASHION BLOG by Northern Virginia Magazine.


November 12, 2018

Pinterest Nails. This is something I’d been wanting for as long as I could remember. I’m the type of person that can sit and watch nail tutorials or skim Pinterest nail boards for hours. The entire technique and art of Pinterest-worthy nails is something I admired and strived to have. 

The problem is here in the DC area it is very hard to find a salon that is good enough for Pinterest-worthy nails. When I first got acrylic nails in 2016, I wasn’t educated enough in nail techniques so I went to a salon in Old Town, and they did an OK job on my nails. I experimented with glitter here and there but they didn’t offer a ton of cool designs and struggled to get the perfect co...

April 27, 2018

Today for FAB Friday, I'm going to be sharing one of my new obsessions- NAILS! I have always been a bit obsessed with nails, but after finding Ellada Studio, the obsession became REAL

I am someone who must have her nails painted at all times. Chipped nails are a personal pet peeve, and I literally won't leave the house without good nails. Call me crazy, but its my thing.....

My nails by Ellada Studio, Sabrina. 

About a year and a half ago I decided to bite the bullet and get acrylic nails, despite all the talk of how bad it is for your nails. I had my eye on a nail salon in Old Town, and they were friendly and nice, but ultimately, they couldn't do the high end nails th...

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