Glamour Magazine: November Feauture
Capitol File Magazine: Talent Patrol Profile

Lucky Magazine: DC's Most Stylish Bloggers
"Abbey Brandon clearly knows a thing or two about styling a look. Also, she has the most amazing hair ever. Anyway, when we first happened upon her blog some time ago, we spent at least an hour going all the way back through her archives. And sure, we love the outfits, but we also love how she shoots at many a D.C. monument—the perfect backdrop."

WJLA (ABC): Live TV Segment
Washington PostFashion Washington

Refinery29: Spring Trends Round-Up

ASOS.comStylist Feature

Capitol File Magazine: "The List" Spring 2013 Issue
Washingtonian Magazine's Shop Around Blog: 3 Super-Chic Ways to Wear Printed Pants, Courtesy of Local Bloggers
"Abbey of District Dress Up transforms playful polka dots into something seriously chic by pairing her colorful spotted denim with a slouchy tee, a sleek leather-sleeved trench, and forever-classic black pumps. A neon necklace and a cheery yellow satchel mirror the whimsical sensibility of the spots without overselling it."

Capitol File Magazine: Invited- 10022-shoe

Refinery29: Weekend Buzz
"We've always had a thing for nerd chic, so plaid is right up our alley. But this amazing coat is anything but stuffy, and now we've got a serious style crush."

Poppy Magazine: Blogger Spotlight
"My blog follows my “dressed up” personal style while merging my love of fashion with the historical beauty of our nation’s capital in a way that is unexpected, given its political reputation."

Dig Magazine: Tis the season to stand out
"If you’re really daring, try wearing a leather peplum top with a bright-colored maxi skirt and a belt like Abbey Brandon of the District Dress Up Fashion blog."

Lacey.B Designs Blog: District Dress Up Features Neon Sash

Couture Talk Magazine: Style Insider
"When the Shoptiques’ team sat down with Abbey Brandon of District Dress Up, we were star struck by her outgoing personality, grace and out of this world sense of style! Abbey’s personal blog features casual and young-professional looks that are styled and conceptualized by her personal inspirations. To us, she is the ultimate smart fashion entrepreneur we adore!"

Washingtonian Magazine's Shop Around Blog
7 Ingenious Ideas for Breaking Out of Your Summer Style Rut
"The picture says it all. Abbey of District Dress Up is a total showstopper."

Washingtonian Magazine's Shop Around Blog8 Genius Shopping Strategies for the District Sample Sale

Refinery29: JewelMint Feature

The New York Times: Street Style

Washingtonian Magazine: 8 Inspired Ways to Wear a Military Vest/Jacket


  1. Love your blog Abbey. Learned about it from the Post article this week. Thanks so much for sharing the links. I'll be watching for all your posts. Can't wait!

    1. Hi Kathy- Thanks for stopping by. Hope you enjoy past and future posts!

  2. You have an awesome eye for fashion!! This blog has inspired me so much! Keep up the great work!

    1. Hi Shanna- I am happy to hear it! Thanks so much!

  3. I came across your blog when it was mentioned in a paper so I jotted it down and just looked it up, and I love it! I really like your style and how you use DC monuments as your setting. Keep up the awesome work and I'm looking forward to following you.

    1. Hi Anna- I am glad you saw the piece in the Express! I appreciate you taking the time to view my blog and leave a thoughtful comment. I hope you stay in touch.--AB

  4. I really like that edgy look and that jacket is fantastic!


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