NATIONAL HARBOR, Md., (March 6, 2017) – Expanding its vibrant retail collection, MGM National Harbor welcomes local high-end designer boutique Ella-Rue to The District.
Following the success of their original location in Georgetown, local sisters Krista and Alexa Johnson opened their second Ella-Rue boutique at MGM National Harbor on March XX. The women’s fashion retailer offers the most sought-after styles from an extensive selection of coveted designers including Michi, LNA, James Jeans, Alexis, One Grey Day, Linda Farrow, Chaser, Mackage, Eight and Bob and Thirdman. Within the intimate shopping environment, personal stylists work one-on-one with clients to create compelling looks from the most exciting designers.  
“We set out to  curate a well-rounded collection of retailers at MGM National Harbor. With Ella-Rue, Krista and Alexa have created a brand that complements our resortexperience,” said Bill Boasberg, general manager of MGM National Harbor. “We’re especially excited to partner with a retailer so well known in the region and offer guests a new destination where theycan explore popular fashion brands.”
Ella-Rue joins boutiques including SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker, Specs New York and more in The District, a collection of shops that celebrates the Capital Region’s urban-chic lifestyle.
The boutique is open daily from 10 a.m. – 11 p.m., and can be reached at (301) 971-5000.
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About MGM National Harbor 
The newest addition to the MGM Resorts International (NYSE:MGM) portfolio, MGM National Harbor has an unrivaled setting offering stunning panoramic views of the eastern shore of the Potomac River in Maryland. The $1.4 billion LEED® Gold Certified resort, which opened December 8, 2016, sits a short distance from Washington, D.C. to the north and historic sites, including George Washington’s Mount Vernon estate across the river in Virginia. The 24-story, 308-room resort features premier amenities and experiences for locals as well as visitors from around the world including a dynamic casino with over 125,000 square feet of space that includes slots, table games and poker; a world-class spa and salon; an entertainment theater with flexible seating for up to 3,000; high-end branded retail; 50,000 square feet of meeting space; and restaurants from renowned local, national and international chefs. For more information, visit or follow on Facebook and Twitter.
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