Places Worth Traveling For: The Spice Suite in Washington, D.C.
Bright and eclectic founder of The Spice Suite, Angel Gregorio, is a direct reflection of her shop in more ways than one. The Spice Suite has become a go-to for tourists and locals alike to visit in Washington, D.C. by bringing the community together through pop-ups and activations. Let's just say your spice rack needs an upgrade and this inspiring shop has everything from "Magic Spice" to "Chimi-ish".
IN YOUR OWN WORDS, WHAT IS THE SPICE SUITE?
The Spice Suite is a spice shop and dream incubator.
If you could describe the vibe and ambiance of The Spice Suite, what would it be in 3 words?
Familiar, funky, and vibrant.
What’s your favorite part about having a storefront for people to come visit in your city?
Being able to own a shop in the city I grew up in, minutes away from my childhood home.
What’s your favorite item that you’re selling at the moment?
- My new set of dinner plates.
How do you want The Spice Suite to be remembered in history?
I want this to be remembered as a spice shop that invited community in and shared the space everyday. We host pop-up shops for local small businesses and have hosted over 400 pop-ups so far.