Frosting Frenzy: Something Sweet Opens

It's becoming hard to imagine a life without designer cupcakeries. But hey, we're not complaining. Especially 'cause this one also has custom-made chipwiches.

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Annick Banoun
It's becoming hard to imagine a life without designer cupcakeries. But hey, we're not complaining. Especially 'cause D.C.'s latest, Something Sweet, also has custom-made chipwiches.
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Annick Banoun
Now that Something Sweet (3708 Macomb St. N.W.) has officially opened on Thursday, July 23, we have a note of warning for a couple other local businesses.... Georgetown Cupcake and Baked & Wired, watch your backs!
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The pink-and-green decor and faux-Victorian accents make this shop that much more adorable. In fact, we kinda felt like we were actually inside a cupcake during our visit.
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NBC 5 News
Don't you just want to go here RIGHT NOW? They have, like, baby shower balloons there, for cryin' out loud!
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NBC 5 News
Vanilla, lemon, red velvet, chocolate, chocolate-chocolate, strawberry ... Wait, sorry, what? We got a little distracted just now.
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Annick Banoun
Look, Something Sweet sells kiddie cupcakes with Hello Kitty rings on top! Our 10-year-old selves could not be more excited.
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Not a cupcake fan? No need to fret. Just try one of the other delicious treats.
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NBC 6
Thirsty? Wash down your cupcake with some iced tea or lemonade. Even the beverage dispensers are adorable here!
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Annick Banoun
Head over for dessert, post-Cactus Cantina or 2 Amys Pizza -- they're right across the street from each other.
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Sky 5, NBC Chicago
The staff is all laughs and smiles. That's what continual proximity to cupcakes will do to you.
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OK, as long as you're there, might as well stock up on cupcakes, right? You wouldn't want to run out of them in the middle of the night.
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Even the rain didn't keep people from getting an afternoon sugar fix. Sure didn't stop us.
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