Washington DC murals

IMG_3225|Wearing J.Crew top, B.P sweater, H&M Jacket, Zara denim, Banana Republic shoes & Furla Bag|
Unexpected bursts of color on city walls are one of my favorite type of surprises. I was walking through Eastern Market this past weekend and was delighted to find this beautifully adorned wall. The colorful mural was painted by Aniekan Udofia on the William H. Rumsey Aquatic Center located in the Capitol Hill community. The center was closed for business when I passed by but with a facade like this, it is easy to imagine all the fun that must go on inside! IMG_3238|Shot in from of  the William H Rumsey Aquatic Center || Photo by K. Manfredi|

Do you know of any other cool Murals in DC? If so do share with a comment below!

xx,

Buki

Locals Luv: Poste Moderne Brasserie

IMG_2378Tuna Tartare

I had the pleasure of dining at Poste Moderne Brasserie a few weeks ago. I had read great reviews about its Executive Chef and Seasonal menu so I was curious to try it out myself. My meal of choice was brunch and I ordered a mix of classics and specialty dishes.

The presentation of each dish was unique to food and everything tasted very good. I especially enjoyed the Tuna Tartare, which was prepared with a hint of garlic, tonnato sauce, fennel and light potato strings. It had a fresh, mild taste and the potato strings served as a great compliment to the Tuna.

IMG_2370Truffle Frites (more…)

Cherry Blossom floral hat

IMG_2823I really enjoy wearing hats, especially fancy vintage ones. I bought this this floral vintage hat two years ago because it reminded me of the Cherry Blossoms that bloom every Spring in Washington D.C. (more…)

Cheese Tour with Poisson d’Avril

IMG_2383|Photo by K. Manfredi|

I’m so excited finally share a huge project I have been working on! Remember my pizza post from last month? Well, a friend of mine shared it on her instagram account and the rest is history!
I am partnering with Poisson d’Avril, a local D.C restaurant for an exclusive 24 hour Cheese Tour! It started this morning and will go though out the day, you can follow along on my instagram account HERE.

I will be making, tasting and sharing 3 different cheeses with the renowned DC Chef Monsieur April Fools!

Happy April!
xx, Buki

Spring has Sprung

Spring has Sprung|Wearing: Nandi Chin bridal dress & J.Crew Jacket || Photography by Katelyn Smoot|

I was down with the horrible flu for 5 days but upon rising from my sick bed I realized that Spring has Sprung! The weather is becoming cheerful and mild and I couldn’t be more pleased about it.

xx, Buki Peters

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