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Shop Made in the USA At Homebody's Pop-Up This Weekend

Image courtesy of Kim Schalk
Image courtesy of Kim Schalk

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We already told you that Brooklyn-based fragrance company Nomaterra will be in D.C. this weekend at Barracks Row's Homebody, and we wanted to also mention the D.C.-based designers who are rounding out Homebody's pop-up boutique. Kim Schalk's aesthetic is influenced by both nature — a jacket's sleeves draw inspiration from a nautilus — and industrial forms — a skirt riffs off the fins of a 1950s Cadillac. All of her clothing is made in the United States, as are Pico Velo's boho, high-end sweaters, which are hand-loomed by artisans who work from home in West Virginia, Missouri, Minnesota and Illinois.

Kim Schalk, Pico Velo and Nomaterra have collaborated on pop-ups together before, and this weekend is your chance to check them out during their new collab at Homebody. They'll be there Friday, April 4 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, April 5 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, April 6 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m.
· Kim Schalk [Official Site]
· Nomaterra [Official Site]
· Pico Vela [Official Site]
· Homebody [Official Site]
· How Nomaterra Whipped Up Their Cherry Blossom Fragrance [Racked DC]