Lapel is a DC gentleman’s lifestyle guide. It’s a chronicling of leisure in a metropolis consumed by monumental ambition. This constant drive makes it all the more necessary to give proper consideration to the leisurely aspects of our town. Leisure is the lifeblood of progress, after all (feel free to quote without attribution).

We’ve recorded some of the characters and establishments that facilitate essential recreation. In some aspects, The District is constantly changing, so visit regularly as we follow along. Subscribe to the email list if the occasional update notification would be helpful.

The subject matter here is intended for contemplation by mature gentlemen (and ladies) only. So only proceed if you’re an adult.