Washington DC

Because a party space sweet enough for a huge reception is infinitely better than just a desk for...reception, the geniuses over at AKA White House have just blown out their first floor with a.lounge, which replaces a lowly concierge counter with a full-on drink den rocking marble floors, a zinc bar, an open fireplace, and blue suede chairs facing views of a bustling “streetscape”, also something worn by thugged-out Dracula.