Shoppers of Georgetown, unite! Tonight, hilltop voGUe is hosting an event at the Madewell store in Georgetown (1237 Wisconsin Ave). What are the perks of showing up? The list is (almost) endless: 20% discount off your final purchase, a mystery gift for anyone who buys anything, free Pie Sisters (swoon) and entrance into a raffle for a Madewell gift card. That’s right, for going shopping, you’ll be rewarded with food and gifts. It’s just like you’ve always dreamed!
Here are some of the sweet items you could get from Madewell at a discount tonight:
And here’s an example of a literally sweet item you could from at Madewell FOR FREE at this event:
So if you’re free between 6 to 8 p.m. tonight, hit up Madewell and join the lovely people of hilltop voGUe in this sure-to-be-fun event. Happy shopping!
Photos: madewell.com, washingtonian.com, logonoid.com, wordpress.com
The battle of pie versus cake is long and storied, dating back to ancient times. You’ve probably heard Marie Antoinette’s response to her starving peasants, “Let them eat cake!” But you probably haven’t heard Egyptian Pharaoh Tutankhamun’s exasperated declaration “Is everybody crazy? Pie is clearly the better choice!”
Personally, I’m inclined to agree with good old King Tut. I’ve been championing the pie cause my whole life, and avoiding cake wherever I can (excluding Carvel ice cream cakes). The world is finally coming around to my point of view, and pies are slowly making their way to the top of the trendy desserts hierarchy. D.C. has some great pie shops, including Dangerously Delicious Pies and Georgetown’s very own Pie Sisters, but that’s not what I’m here to talk to you about today. I’m here to talk to you about a cocktail that includes all that’s good in the world, and it’s called ‘Liquid Pie.’
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