12/02/2009 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Washingtonian 's 18 Most Stylish Residents (VIDEO)

Washingtonian found 18 of DC's most stylish individuals for its October issue and there are no Obamas in sight! Amongst the candidates are Mariam Karim, who explained, "I don't like to overdo it or look too stylized," Jim Pak who dresses the way he likes to dress and Brooke Kao who admitted, "Most people, when they dress up want to look effortless, but I really put a lot of thought into it and I don't really care about letting it show." See what these stylistas had to say about Converse sneakers, mixing black with colors and avoiding the '80s.


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