Let’s Look Good & Be Comfortable as we Get Moving! Let’s Look Good & Be Comfortable as we Get Moving! by Jane Abraham | January 19, 2021

As we are now midway through January of a new year, let me ask you: “Are you taking care of yourself?” We all feel better if we are active.  And we all feel better if we feel attractive and comfortable in what we are wearing. So, this week I want ...

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The Warmest Outdoor Dining Spots The Warmest Outdoor Dining Spots by Jennifer Jo | January 19, 2021

I am constantly amazed by the resilience of many of our local restaurants since the advent of COVID-19. Forced to continually reinvent the way they operate, from shifting to robust take-out/delivery models in the spring to expanded outdoor dining and socially distanced indoor dining in the summer (not to mention ...

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In with the Old, New, Tried & True In with the Old, New, Tried & True by Lindsey Askew | January 12, 2021

Christmas has come and gone like a flash. If yours was like mine, the bonus was the lack of chaos this year with travel at bay. It was a time for peace, family, and a resurgence of simple traditions. Yet, as always, the pressure of the new year lingers in ...

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Where to Relax in Arlington


Ever since I returned from California after the holidays, I have been working non-stop. I know that a lot of you are like me, we rarely give ourselves time to relax. The irony…

Street Style: Margaret Bicz


Margaret is one of my nearest and dearest friends, and recently I was honored when she and her husband asked me to help them with their transition from Reston to Arlington. I met…

Luxury Condominium Spotlight: Pierce


It has been over a decade since Arlington has seen a luxury condominium project on the same scale as the Pierce, which is projected to be coming to the Highlands neighborhood of West…

Polka Dots are In!


Polka dots have always been considered a stable print. It has been around for over a century and it continues to come back into vogue. This spring it is one of the hot trends…

How to Hire an Interior Designer


Even though we haven’t met, I feel like there are a few things I know about you. I know you’re design savvy (or you wouldn’t be reading Arlington Stylebook, right?). I bet you…

Going to Market in NYC!


As I’m preparing to go to the fall fashion market in New York City for my fall 2020 purchases this week, I thought it would be fun to share a little insight into…

My Beloved Gurus: Depression & Anxiety


I was a happy kid. I made friends easily. I was athletic. I liked school. Then I went to college at the University of Michigan. I still made friends easily. I was still…

Is Home Staging Worth It?


I am going to cut to the chase with this one – yes, home staging is worth it! I can understand some might be puzzled by this. In the wake of the Amazon…

Valentine’s Day Activities: More Than a Dinner Date


Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year. If you were hoping to have a romantic dinner, I would suggest you make your reservations now! If you would like to do something a…

5 Ways to Update Your Kitchen Without Remodeling


Have you got a case of the kitchen blues? Your kitchen is a space you’re in almost every day and if it’s not bringing the joy, it’s time to change things up. But…

It’s February: Time to Think Jewelry!


I know, it’s hard to believe we are into February already. We were just celebrating the holiday season. And then there were all of those sales – p.s. we still have some great…

5 Décor Trends You Won’t Regret in 2025


This time of year is full of trend lists, which is great because I love lists. Love making them. Love reading them. Love sharing them. With that in mind, I thought we’d kick…

Looking for the Perfect Shoe?


Do you need the perfect dressy shoes for a wedding? What about trendy booties for a date night? Want something casual and comfy? Scout & Molly’s Boutique has a small selection of unique…

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Arlington


Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend! I grew up in Sacramento, California, so the 49ers were the closest thing we had to a hometown team – you know who I will be rooting…

Young, Trendy, and Affordable!


One of the things I pride myself on is having inventory at Scout & Molly’s that appeals to a variety of ages, body types, and pocketbooks. This week I’d like to focus on…

Where to Relax in Arlington

Ever since I returned from California after the holidays, I have been working non-stop. I know that a lot of you are like me, we rarely give ourselves time to relax. The irony…

Street Style: Margaret Bicz

Margaret is one of my nearest and dearest friends, and recently I was honored when she and her husband asked me to help them with their transition from Reston to Arlington. I met…

Luxury Condominium Spotlight: Pierce

It has been over a decade since Arlington has seen a luxury condominium project on the same scale as the Pierce, which is projected to be coming to the Highlands neighborhood of West…

Polka Dots are In!

Polka dots have always been considered a stable print. It has been around for over a century and it continues to come back into vogue. This spring it is one of the hot trends…

How to Hire an Interior Designer

Even though we haven’t met, I feel like there are a few things I know about you. I know you’re design savvy (or you wouldn’t be reading Arlington Stylebook, right?). I bet you…

Going to Market in NYC!

As I’m preparing to go to the fall fashion market in New York City for my fall 2020 purchases this week, I thought it would be fun to share a little insight into…

My Beloved Gurus: Depression & Anxiety

I was a happy kid. I made friends easily. I was athletic. I liked school. Then I went to college at the University of Michigan. I still made friends easily. I was still…

Is Home Staging Worth It?

I am going to cut to the chase with this one – yes, home staging is worth it! I can understand some might be puzzled by this. In the wake of the Amazon…

Valentine’s Day Activities: More Than a Dinner Date

Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year. If you were hoping to have a romantic dinner, I would suggest you make your reservations now! If you would like to do something a…

5 Ways to Update Your Kitchen Without Remodeling

Have you got a case of the kitchen blues? Your kitchen is a space you’re in almost every day and if it’s not bringing the joy, it’s time to change things up. But…

It’s February: Time to Think Jewelry!

I know, it’s hard to believe we are into February already. We were just celebrating the holiday season. And then there were all of those sales – p.s. we still have some great…

5 Décor Trends You Won’t Regret in 2025

This time of year is full of trend lists, which is great because I love lists. Love making them. Love reading them. Love sharing them. With that in mind, I thought we’d kick…

Looking for the Perfect Shoe?

Do you need the perfect dressy shoes for a wedding? What about trendy booties for a date night? Want something casual and comfy? Scout & Molly’s Boutique has a small selection of unique…

Where to Watch the Super Bowl in Arlington

Super Bowl Sunday is this weekend! I grew up in Sacramento, California, so the 49ers were the closest thing we had to a hometown team – you know who I will be rooting…

Young, Trendy, and Affordable!

One of the things I pride myself on is having inventory at Scout & Molly’s that appeals to a variety of ages, body types, and pocketbooks. This week I’d like to focus on…