Register now for The 5th Annual DC Tweed Ride!

Register here, plan your look and meet us for our legendary day of bikes, style, smiles and celebration! Join us for DC’s most recognized fall event. We’ll start at surprise meeting place, cruise through the city and party in the most dandified way imaginable!  Our Bash will feature the legendary Dandy Wellington and his Band, Burlesque Sensation, “Medianoche,” Fidgety Feet Dancers, Food, Drinks and of course the most stylish... Read More

Dandy Alert: Second Hand Sundays, Final Round

Our pop-up consignment experience takes place again this Sunday (Oct 30) at Science Club from 12 until 6pm. Come to shop and consign. We are looking for those nice vintage pieces you are ready to leave with someone else. We have a number of items that are quite suitable for the next Tweed Ride. Find tweed suits, jackets, plus twos, caps, hats, ties, dresses, skirts & more. Great Prices! Quality Items! Remarkable Deals!    Read More

2010 Tweed Ride Itinerary

The ride this year will depart from  Lincoln Park located in Capitol Hill. Dandies & Quaintrelles is joined by the Capitol Hill Bid, the Fridge, BicycleSPACE, and the Bicycle House for pre-ride activities and entertainment. Upon arriving in Capitol Hill, your first stop should be at the Fridge where we’ll be accepting registration forms. You’ll have an opportunity to view art work on display by Graham Boyles titled “Thrive... Read More

Men: How to Pick Your Tweed Ride Clothes

For the guys out there gearing up for this Sunday’s ride, the majority of you fall into two camps: 1) The traditionalist. You revel in the finer things: barrel-aged whiskey, leather/suede (no synthetics!) elbow patches, honey brown Brooks saddles, knickerbockers, and books with pages that smell like musty libraries. You see this as your excuse to show off what you already have, and you figure: “Well, I dress like this anyway.” 2)... Read More

Not Just Another Vintage Clothing Store

Seemingly out of no where, Dr. K’s Vintage Clothing Store popped up on U Street last week, fully stocked with the largest collection of men’s vintage clothing in D.C.  Thai-born vintage clothing collector, Somkiat Uamkerd, has decided to share his finds resulting from 20 years of treasure hunting and an extensive network of vintage clothing dealers. After selling wholesale vintage goods to the far east, sending prized items to vaults... Read More