A Sunny Saturday is in the forecast for the Seersucker Social.

 Prepare yourself for a Sunny Saturday! Pictures below are from the 2011 Seersucker Social and were featured on the WornMagazine blog. Visit the site for more!    Read More

The 2012 Seersucker Social is Sold Out!!

Dandies and Quaintrelles, Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens, and Holly Bass Performance Projects are bringing Jazz Age style back to Hillwood for a day of fun and leisure with the Seersucker Ride and Social 2012 on Saturday, June 9 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Our retro bicycle ride begins at 11 a.m. at a secret location (to be emailed to registrants the day before the event) and continues at Hillwood for a grand lawn party featuring food, beverages,... Read More

The 2011 Seersucker Social: Giving credit where it’s due.

Saturday June 4, 2011, marked a remarkable day in Washington D.C. The 2nd annual Seersucker Social encouraged over 500 well-dressed bicyclists to pedal through Washington Neighborhoods and over 900 folks to enjoy a beautiful spring day at Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens. When so many choose to join Dandies & Quaintrelles in an impressive display of style, refinement and taste, we are obliged to reward them by doing our part to contribute... Read More

Check here for bike hair

In Merrdian Hill/Malcom X park where we all gathered on June 4, talented carpenter, man of leisure and former Art  Professor, Richard Sewell gave away a number of fancy decorative wooden mustaches made for bicycles to those set to ride in the Seersucker Social. (Photo of Richard Sewell by Max Cook) Richard and his wife Carolyn made their first dapper appearance at the 2009 DC Tweed Ride. I had the chance to meet them  at a dinner party hosted by... Read More

Seersucker Saturday: Sunny and Mild

We could not ask for more favorable forecast for a June afternoon. (Photos by Kevin Carroll and Max Cook) See you this Saturday! Be sure to check your e-mail box this Friday afternoon for the ride start location.  Read More

Dandy Wellington and the Made to Measure Band to perform at the Seersucker Social.

Dandy Wellington, the Harlem based M.C., entertainer and performer, who helped bring the bang to last years DC Tweed Ride after party, is returning for another gathering of D.C dandies and quaintrelles. Dandy Wellington and the Made to Measure Band will blow your socks off at the Seersucker Social Lawn Party this June 4th. Ride your bicycle with us to Hillwood Estate, flag down a cab, catch a bus, hop on the metro, or carpool to get there. Do whatever... Read More

Seersucker style guide

The June 4th Seersucker Social is right around the corner; it’s time to get your garden party getup together! Not sure what to wear? Here are a few tips for the classy quaintrelle: The Basics If you aren’t sold on seersucker, or simply don’t have any on hand, look for pieces made from traditional summer fabrics like gingham, linen, chiffon and cotton eyelet. While black is always chic in New York, it’s a no-no at a proper garden party. Stick... Read More

Seersucker Prep: Mid-city Vintage & Pop-up Shopping

Seersucker Prep: Mid-city Vintage & Pop-up Shopping Map Are you still missing some essential items for the Seersucker Social? Are you not sure how to gear up for a D&Q retro cycling event? Not to worry, D&Q is teaming with select retailers and Marvin Bistro & Bar for an evening of Mid-City vintage and pop-up shopping for the Seersucker Social. Featured vintage clothing retailers include Junction, Ginger Root Design, Dr. K Vintage,... Read More

Official 2011 Seersucker Social D&Q Flickr Photo Pool. Click Here. Upload your favorites!

Posts>>>>>>     http://www.flickr.com/groups/1682214@N20/     <<<<<< —————————————————————– Date: Saturday, June 4, 2011   Time: Bike Ride begins at 2:00pm, Lawn Party begins at 3:30pm. Registration for the Bike Ride is free but necessary so you can receive important... Read More

Cocktail Review: Hendrick’s Cucumber Cooler

Does this warm weather have you craving a cool summer drink? Perhaps your mind has wandered back to an afternoon of Cucumber Coolers and croquet at last summer’s D&Q Seersucker Social. Light, ambrosial, and refreshingly different, Hendrick’s Cucumber Cooler is that leisurely summer afternoon in a highball glass.  Hendrick’s Gin derives its unique flavor from an infusion of Bulgarian Rose followed by a cucumber mash, giving it... Read More

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