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


Breaking Tweed News! Impromptu Tweed Ride Today at 1:30 pm

  Tomorrow’s weather forecast looks terrible. There’s no way we’re going to avoid a rainy afternoon! Sadly, this means we have to cancel tomorrow’s ride. Since today is such a beautiful day, we’ve decided to go on an impromptu ride this afternoon! We’re meeting TODAY, Saturday, October 28, at Franklin Square at 1:30 for a 2 pm ride start and follow our [...]


What if it rains?

Mother nature has graced us with inspiring temperatures and pleasant skies for 8 tweed rides straight. She was bound to throw us a curve ball sooner or later! Currently, there is rain in the forecast for Sunday. But remember: this time two years ago, the forecast called for rain in the days leading up to [...]


Register for the ride and get your ticket to party

  2017 DC Tweed Ride Registration and tickets to the Jazz Age Jam are available! It’s time for the DC Tweed Ride. We’ve done it every year since 2009! On October 29th, we’ll class ourselves up in fall tweed, meet around noon at a secret location (that will be shared with those who sign up [...]

Photo: Albert Ting/Flickr

2017 DC Tweed Ride is October 29!

Mark your calendars, dust off those vintage bikes, and start digging for the right vintage threads: your favorite vintage-inspired fall bike ride is back Sunday, October 29. Our ride will start at a secret location, roll along a 10-12 mile route at an easy pace, with a stop along the way for snacks and photo [...]


2017 Seersucker Social and Picnic: Registration is Open

    Dandies & Quaintrelles along with Holly Bass|360 invite you to join the 8th Seersucker Social bike ride and picnic, which include a 10 mile bike ride through DC streets, river-view bike paths, and a shady riverside destination for our DIY picnic! This year, our stylish summer bike ride ends at the Potomac River! [...]


Our Seersucker Social date is Sunday, July 16, 2017

  We’ve nailed down the date of July 16, 2017  We will be releasing more details within the coming weeks!

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2016 DC Tweed Ride Photo Pool

Yesterday was a wonderful day filled with picturesque moments like this one of rider Vince Lupo. Upload your photos to our Flickr photo group to share your best shots of the 2016 DC Tweed Ride! Don’t forget to Add “#2016DCTweedRide” in the comments of your instagram photos from the day! We’ll use select photos to [...]

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The pre-tweed ride last minute vintage store round up.

  Have you found yourself in a bit of a sartorial pickle? Haven’t yet scored the perfect blazer or pair of shoes for Sunday? The good news is that you still have Saturday to scour the local consignment and vintage shops for your last minute needs. Here’s our list of local shops that can help [...]

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!