A Social Club

Dandies & Quaintrelles (est. 2009), a Washington, DC based social group, organizes and hosts vintage-inspired, stylish events in partnership with and in support of noble causes. D&Q is founded on the ideals of refined style and purposeful living. For more information, contact us.

Dandy Wellington and His Band


2016 Tweed Ride Images

Reserve your tickets for the 8th Annual DC Tweed Ride

Once again, it’s time for your favorite vintage-inspired fall bike ride! Grab your ticket, finalize the fine details of your outfit, and meet us November 6th for the 2016 Tweed Ride and Jazz-Age Jam. We’ll meet around noon at a secret location (that will be shared with those who sign up for the ride), cruise [...]


The DC Tweed Ride returns on Sunday, November 6, 2016

  Mark your calendar and start planning your outfit. On Sunday, November 6, your favorite vintage-inspired fall bike ride is back. More details and a link to register will follow in the next few weeks!


Are you ready for the 2016 Seersucker Social?

The Seersucker Social returns to DC this spring and, this time, the post-ride picnic is free to all! We’ve created another marvelous scenic route through the district. We scouted the city for the perfect post ride picnic location. We’re ready for a Saturday in seersucker! Are you? We’re predicting a perfect forecast for our warm [...]


The Seersucker Social Returns on Saturday June 18, 2016

Save the date and sort out your sartorial situation for our spring ride and social. In addition to our leisurely ride through the city, our post-ride picnic this year will be BYOP (bring your own picnic) and free to all! Visit our Facebook page often for more updates (that pesky algorithm makes our posts appear [...]


Dandies do Deco!

  Don your best vintage threads and join us for a Saturday evening full of 1930s Hollywood glamour, wit, and sophistication. The Art Deco Society Of Washington DC​, in partnership with AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center​, are hosting a special screening of the Oscar-winning The Thin Man at the beautifully restored art deco Silver [...]


Upload your photos from our lucky 7th annual DC Tweed Ride.

    The day’s weather began with dreary rain clouds but cleared to offer picture perfect conditions. It was truly one of our best afternoon rides around some of our city’s finest sights. We’ve seen some stunning images from the day. Upload your favorite shots to our Flickr group photo pool! We love sharing your best photos in [...]

Tweed Ride Collage

7th Annual DC Tweed Ride: Registration is open and tickets to the party are on sale!

Three cheers for fall! October 25 is just a few short weeks away, so plan your look, tune up that vintage bike, and snag your ticket for the 7th annual DC Tweed Ride and Jazz-Age Jam at Roofers Union! Register for the ride and get your party tickets here!   *2014 DC Tweed Ride and [...]


Save the date. On Sunday, October 25, 2015, the DC Tweed Ride returns!

  Details to come soon!  Ride registration & after party ticket sales begin on September 23


A Saturday evening ride to see the Impossible!

WHAT: An 8 mile, 45-minute bike ride up the Capital Crescent Trail from Georgetown to Bethesda to see the last evening show for Happenstance Theatre’s Impossible Circus (more about the show below). WHEN: THIS SATURDAY! July 11, 2015, 6-11 pm WHERE: Ride leaves from right in front of Malmaison, 3401 Water St NW, Washington, DC 20007 [...]


2015 Seersucker Social Photo Pool: Share your favorite images here!

We lucked out Dandies! A very well dressed crowd, dry weather and cooling evening temperatures made for a delightful ride. The setting sun provided spectacular lighting for snapping shutters and keen eyes. We’ve created a space for sharing photos from this past Saturday with the idea that photos can be used to promote future D&Q [...]