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A Preview of Spaces 21, 22 & 23 at the 2012 DC Design House

A Preview of Spaces 21, 22 & 23 at the 2012 DC Design House

This is the Eighth of an Eight-Part Feature on the designers’ vision and progress at the DC Design House, which is now open through May 13th. The DC Design House benefits Children's National Medical Center.

Victoria Sanchez of Victoria Sanchez Interiors in Alexandria, VA, www.victoriasanchezinteriors.com, was inspired by her own children for the design of Space 21, the Teenager’s Getaway. “I looked to their likes and dislikes, and their wants and desires as I created this design,” says Sanchez, who is excited to part of the Design House but also knows the amount of work that had to be completed in a short period of time.

Safe Driving Tips For Space Shuttle Landing in The Metro Area

Safe Driving Tips For Space Shuttle Landing in The Metro Area

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Able to leap tall planets in a single bound. Look! Up in the sky! It’s a bird. It’s a plane. It’s the Space Shuttle Discovery!  It is the biggest arrival in the Washington metro area since the Beatles performed here on February 11, 1964, Pope John Paul II in October, 1979, Pope Benedict XVI in 2008, and Queen Elizabeth’s many trips here.

Piccadilly Circus Is Coming to Dulles April 23-29

Piccadilly Circus Is Coming to Dulles April 23-29

 

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Piccadilly Circus brings Big Top fun to Dulles Town Center April 25 - 29!  

 

Racing camels, the largest herd of performing camels in the world is one of the animal features of 

the show.  Oka, a 9000 pound Asian elephant stands atop a 3 foot round ball & rolls across the 

circus ring, showing the amazing balance of these giant behemoths.  Oka is joined by a herd of 

Fair Oaks Mall to Host Interactive 3-D Art Display on Saturday

Fair Oaks Mall to Host Interactive 3-D Art Display on Saturday

The following information was sent to us by Ed Cassidy:

On Saturday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Two-dimensional 16ft x 16ft original artwork placed in the Grand Court of Fair Oaks Mall creates a 3-D illusion that viewers can “stand in” to interact with the artwork for photographs. Visitors on the unveiling event day can also enjoy free face-painting, gift bags for children and win prizes while learning about Cox Communications products and services.