Mad Style cocktail party takes over M Street.
"Mad Men," a television drama set in the 1960s, has brought back tailored suits for men and feminine shapes for women's dresses and skirts, as viewers long for the fashion and flair of Madison Avenue ad men. Thursday evening Georgetown's Banana Republic hosted the "Mad" Style cocktail party. Customers sipped cocktails, scotch and martinis while checking out the new "Mad Men" inspired clothing line.
Banana Republic hosts fashion show to raise money for pediatric oncology
Banana Republic's M St. location closed its doors early Sunday, but its cash registers and dressing rooms were far from quiet. The company recently became a sponsor of the upcoming Georgetown Jingle event Dec. 12 and celebrated by hosting a fashion show Sunday evening to raise money. The Georgetown Jingle was started in 2006 by a team of ardent people who recognized the funding needs of pediatric oncology programs in the D.C. Metro area. The Jingle supports Georgetown University Hospital's Pediatric Oncology programs. The past four events succeeded in raising $1.3 million and drew over 2,800 guests nationwide. Holiday decor adorned the store on Sunday with the glow of the vintage-inspired Christmas tree, designed by Sandra Meyers, …