Pretty Jazzy

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Window displays at the back of the Washington DC Convention Center.

Cherry Blossom season is coming:

U Street – a popular jazz corridor – also the location of Ben’s Chili Bowl (sometime hangout of Bill Cosby and President Obama).  A frock made of chili would not have been nearly as attractive as this “ivories” creation is….

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  1. I heard that D.C. has been so unnaturally warm that some of the cherry trees are blooming already. But the window in the photo at the top is a clever use of Japanese-themed china. I wonder how the dresser fastened the dishes and bowls to the mannequin.

    • Yes HG some of the cherry trees are blooming but I think I heard they were a different species to the mass-blooming ones we all look forward to in March/April. I had a closer look at the window today – there is a giant ginger jar split over her hips and the dishes are attached to or embedded in that. I think there’s probably wire involved.

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