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04.12.2013

Resident stylist April Yvonne enhances level of exclusive, personal service at Capella Washington, D.C., Georgetown

Guests will have exclusive access to high-end labels and personalized after-hours access to luxury establishments

WASHINGTON D.C. - The Capella Washington D.C., Georgetown, Capella Hotels and Resorts’ first Capella branded property in the U.S., is all about exclusive, personal service – responding to the individual tastes, needs and expectations of each and every traveler. Resident Stylist April Yvonne does her part by immersing her guests in the national capital’s high-powered, cosmopolitan world of fashion and shopping.

One of the most sought-after fashion stylists in Washington, April maintains exclusive relationships with labels like Christian Dior and upscale shopping outlets such as Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue to provide Capella guests with personal fashion and shopping advice and services, including private after-hour shopping excursions. By making note of her clients’ choices and interests, or to ensure the privacy that many guests desire, she also is happy to greet guests at the hotel with garments, dresses and accessories that match their taste and interests, should they wish to remain ensconced in the intimate property.

Known for her impeccable and distinctive taste, April Yvonne is the Founder of MyDCStyle.com, the place for the latest trends in fashion and tips on how to dress in the Nation’s Capital. Self-studying the fashion industry by covering Fashion Week in New York, interviewing her favorite designers backstage, and visiting showrooms, she has also worked as a stylist for Christian Dior and writes as a fashion correspondent for The Georgetown Dish.

As a respected source and authority on all things fashion, April can take credit for styling a distinguished list of clientele and is in high demand for her fashion seminars. Partnering with designers and luxury stores, she also conducts sold-out fashion events. Prior to diving full-time into the fashion world, April had an accomplished career in counterterrorism, holding prestigious positions at the Department of State and private consulting firms. For more information about April Yvonne visit www.aprilyvonne.com

For more information about the Capella Washington D.C., Georgetown, please visit www.capellahotels.com.

About the Capella Washington D.C., Georgetown

Ideally located alongside the historic C&O Canal and cobblestone sidewalks of Georgetown, in the capital city of Washington D.C., Capella Washington D.C., will feature 49 luxury guest rooms and suites. Inside the hotel, guest can enjoy an elegant and approachable restaurant and bar, showcasing organic, seasonal dining overlooking the Canal, an executive boardroom, and a rooftop pool and bar offering sweeping views of the D.C. skyline. The intimate Capella Washington D.C. will provide a top-tier retreat for the discerning world traveler, positioning guests between the center of culture, shopping, dining, and the headquarters of international policy and finance. The hotel is located at 1050 31st Street, NW Washington, DC 20007. For more information visit, please visit www.capellahotels.com.

About Capella Hotels and Resorts

Capella Hotels and Resorts serves today’s top-tier travelers and residential property owners and is setting a new standard in the hospitality industry. Capella promises the unique benefits of the finest boutique hotels, including superb architecture and interior design, privacy, individualized service and attention to detail – combined with the amenities and activities of the world’s great luxury hotels and resorts. Capella is a brand focused on customer choice, and offers choices that no other hotel company in the world can match. Capella has opened world-class properties in gateway cities and high-profile resort destinations around the world, including: Breidenbacher Hof, a Capella Hotel (Düsseldorf, Germany); Capella Ixtapa (Ixtapa, Mexico); Capella Pedregal (Cabo San Lucas, Mexico); Capella Singapore (Sentosa Island, Singapore) and Capella Georgetown (Washington, D.C.) opening March, 2013. Capella has also announced plans for: Capella Bahia Maroma (Riviera Maya, Mexico); Capella Bangkok (Bangkok, Thailand); Capella Nahui (Riviera Nayarit, Mexico); Capella Niseko (Niseko, Japan); and Capella Sochi (Sochi, Russia). Learn more at www.capellahotels.com.

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