Slice of Life: Façon Magazine editor showcases emerging D.C. designers

Former Capitol Hill staffer Janice Susan Wallace applied her passion for discovering the latest emerging designers by founding an online magazine in November 2011 to showcase local talent.

Natalie Tomlin, special to

WASHINGTON – If you open up the latest Vogue or Elle, you’re sure to find pages filled with trends from the top labels. But in these big-name magazines, readers come across an article or two focused on local designers breaking into the industry.

That is not the case, however, with Fa