Posts Tagged ‘Carbon’

Carbon and Diamantina ally for eco-chic trunk show

14 Jul

by Yulia Mikhalchuk

On Wednesday, July 13, sustainable chic boutique Carbon hosted trunk show dedicated to Diamantina bags. Carbon, solely running on wind energy (!!!), invited genuine leather bags from Argentina. Sustainable materials, organic colors and styles for any occasion make Diamantina universal. It didn’t end with the trunk show, it just started. Oversized handbags, hobos, satchels, shoulder bags, clutches and night purses are there for your choice.  You can shop for the bags, as well as for anything Carbon carries – clothes, shoes, accessories.


2643 Connecticut Ave., NW

Washington DC

tel (202)232-6645

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Carbon owner Katherine Limon and designer Claudia Diamante with Diamantina bags

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Diamantina at Carbon

11 Jul

Diamantina is organizing a summer event at Carbon boutique in Woodley Park, NW Washington DC. They’ll be featuring their new line of clutches as well as some gorgeous summer bags. Come by for a fun evening of fashion and stylish atmosphere! Also, “like” them on Facebook at​abags for a chance to win a fabulous Diamantina Handbag.

When: Wednesday, July 13 · 5:00pm – 8:00pm



2643 Connecticut Avenue
Washington, DC
tel: (202) 232-6645

Sustainable fashions at Carbon

30 Apr

Text and photos by Shaun Sargen

Carbon DC was buzzing again Friday evening with yet another classic and stylish presentation. This week’s theme was Eco-friendly fashion and charitable endeavors. Designers included the environmentally sustainable and ever-chic Auralis with proceeds going to DC –based volunteer sewing organization DC Threads whose focus is to maintain sewing and stitching as a viable and evolving art form.

With the help of Ferragut  Event Group,  Carbon Owner Katherine Limon pulled off another exceptional event.

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Carbon Fashion show

13 Apr

by Shaun Sargen

The 2011 Spring Fashion Season is in swing and nowhere more than DC’s own “Sustainable Chic Boutique”, Carbon. New owner, Katherine Limon and local clothing designers Kim Schalk and Angelika Krishna, along with shoe designer Franklin Michael, wowed the crowd Friday evening with stunning designs that mingled classic style with urban originality. Connecticut Avenue was abuzz as passersby and invited guests alike took in the latest local fashion trends and superb offerings from international artisans.  Carbon’s exclusive lines and intimate boutique setting provided the perfect back drop for a very successful evening.

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