Designed by Los Angeles architect Michael Francis of Queue LLC, Maketto combines a Chinese-Cambodian restaurant, a café serving locally roasted Vigilante Coffee and a menswear boutique under one roof. 1531 H Street, NE, Washington, DC; maketto1351.com
Though it features a traditional shoulder strap, Sara Battaglia’s studded-denim clutch also boasts a fringed leather handle as a playful note. The bag is 11 inches wide and eight inches high. $1,095; intermixonline.com
IN THE SWIM
Pum Lefebure, co-founder of DC’s Design Army, has dipped into fashion design with the debut of her 2015 swimwear collection, created in collaboration with Karla Colletto. Dubbed “Swim at Your Own Risk,” it’s sold locally at Bare Necessities and Everything But Water.
Ippolita’s Lollipop Collection includes diamond mini-stud earrings made of 18k yellow gold encasing an assortment of stones, from mother of pearl to peridot, pink opal, turquoise and more. $995; bloomingdales.com