Designers Rachel Brand and Katie Windmueller have found the key to success. Literally. Despite a struggling economy, the pair has founded Charms City Company, a unique jewelry line that has watched sales skyrocket in just over two years. Affordable and stylish, the bracelets, necklaces and other accessories are made from salvaged finds like antique skeleton keys, game tiles and pocket watches.
The nonprofit Trust for the National Mall is launching a design competition Thursday to seek proposals from architects and designers to overhaul three sites along the mall that have been overused and neglected because of limited funding.
If you love fashion, you’ll enjoy the next four nights in Charm City. The fourth annual Baltimore Fashion Week gets underway Thursday night.