Fashion & Style Blog - SeattleMag.com http://www.seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Freply/33998 en Moncler Opens in Bellevue & More Shopping News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/moncler-opens-bellevue-more-shopping-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We&#039;re shopping til we&#039;re dropping during these last few days before Christmas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/moncler-belle-8067-lr.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=79293">moncler-belle-8067-lr.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Moncler&#039;s Bellevue store </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>As if you haven't done enough monetary damage these past few weeks, there's even more store openings and sales a-happening, plus timely tidbits to know about should you still be feeling spendy. Let's roll.<br><br><strong>Moncler Opens in Bellevue</strong><br><strong>Where: </strong>Shops at the Bravern</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Courtesy of Moncler </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/new-twist-monogrammed-necklaces">A New Twist on Monogrammed Necklaces</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/5-retail-deals-avoid-holiday-season">5 Retail &#039;Deals&#039; to Avoid This Holiday Season </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/moncler-opens-bellevue-more-shopping-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Mon, 22 Dec 2014 23:12:31 +0000 lauren.mang 44260 at http://www.seattlemag.com A New Twist on Monogrammed Necklaces http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-twist-monogrammed-necklaces <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/ali-brownrigg">Ali Brownrigg</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/january-2015">January 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This Bellevue artist uses a bold, modern font to create one-of-a-kind pieces </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/0115shoppingnecklace.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19027">0115shoppingnecklace.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Letters M, A and R blend to make an original monogram </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>From royal coins to Lands’ End totes, monograms have long been deployed to add a special, personalized touch to another otherwise mundane items. It was that desire to add meaning that inspired Bellevue-based artist Maja Arnold to create distinctive monogram necklaces, cast in sterling silver, white or yellow gold, using a bold, modern font. <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> andrew vanasse </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/2014-holiday-gift-guide">2014 Holiday Gift Guide</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci">#Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-twist-monogrammed-necklaces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Fri, 19 Dec 2014 18:54:40 +0000 lauren.mang 44249 at http://www.seattlemag.com Former PNB dancer releases natural skin care line http://www.seattlemag.com/article/former-pnb-dancer-releases-natural-skin-care-line <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Whitney Garrett </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/december-2014">December 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> After two foot injuries, Jordan Pacitti finds his second act in health and beauty products </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/beauty/pnb-dancer.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=43878">pnb-dancer.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jordan Pacitti, now a skincare entrepreneur </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>After breaking his foot for the second time, <a href="http://www.pnb.org/">Pacific Northwest Ballet</a> dancer Jordan Pacitti hung up his pointe shoes in 2010 to follow a different dream. Inspired by his love of fragrances—and with help from PNB’s Second Stage program, which financially assists dancers in pursuing new careers—he earned his aesthetician license from <a href="http://gmaveda.com/">Gary Manuel Aveda Institute</a> on Capitol Hill, and started Jordan Samuel Skin with an initial focus on perfumes.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Matt Owens </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/must-list-holiday-events-pride-and-prejudice-more">Must List: Holiday Events, &#039;Pride and Prejudice&#039; &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/3-december-cocktail-events-plus-spirits-delivery-available-now">3 December Cocktail Events Plus Spirits Delivery Available Now</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/new-parklet-opened-downtown">New Parklet Opened in Downtown </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/former-pnb-dancer-releases-natural-skin-care-line" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beauty Fashion and Style Shopping Thu, 04 Dec 2014 19:03:58 +0000 sara.jones 44148 at http://www.seattlemag.com 9 Black Friday and Holiday Shopping Events http://www.seattlemag.com/article/9-black-friday-and-holiday-shopping-events <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> As your social calendar swells, take a little time out to relax, shop and shop some more </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/bellevuecollection.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=48619">bellevuecollection.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Deals and steals galore for Black Friday at The Bellevue Collection </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Trunk shows, holiday shopping parties, Black Friday specials, one benevolent book drive-- there are beaucoup opportunities for you to spend your hard-earned cash over the next few days. (And who doesn't love doing that?) <br><br>Thus, I've curated a doable list of shopping events to make your life a bit easier. After all, Friday shall be maddening and Saturday, which is <a href="https://www.americanexpress.com/us/small-business/shop-small/" target="_blank">Small Business Saturday</a>, will most likely be just as maddening. Now, go forth and shop!</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Mike Murry </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/5-hot-new-shops-chinatown-international-district">5 Hot New Shops in the Chinatown-International District</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-caramelized-onion-whipped-sweet-potatoes">Recipe of the Week: Caramelized Onion Whipped Sweet Potatoes</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/best-holiday-gifts-kids">The Best Holiday Gifts for Kids</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/9-black-friday-and-holiday-shopping-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 25 Nov 2014 19:48:14 +0000 lauren.mang 44114 at http://www.seattlemag.com Is Seattle's 'Lumbersexual' Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bearded, flanneled hipsters have been around in Seattle long before they were cool </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/paulbunyan.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19317">paulbunyan.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Portland&#039;s Paul Bunyan statue: The first Lumbersexual? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>There's a new breed of men, from Ballard to Brooklyn.&nbsp; <br><br> It's the bearded, flanneled hipster, otherwise known as the "Lumbersexual." &nbsp; <br><br>Those are two words you rarely hear together. My dad used to work in logging camps in the 1930s and I heard his incredible stories at the dinner table, including ones I won’t repeat here dealing with the sex lives of the lonely, brutal men who worked with him. Let's just say that no one really wants to be on the business end of a horny lumberjack. Really, truly. No one. &nbsp; <br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gallery/style-street-seattle-mens-fashion">Style on the Street: Seattle Men&#039;s Fashion</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-thriving-small-and-slightly-secret-music-shows">Seattle&#039;s Thriving Small (and Slightly Secret) Music Shows</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture And Another Thing... Mon, 17 Nov 2014 19:15:38 +0000 lauren.mang 44068 at http://www.seattlemag.com SkinSpirit VIP Beauty Event Photos http://www.seattlemag.com/article/skinspirit-vip-beauty-event-photos <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Inside Seattle Staff </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/university-districtroosevelt">University District/Roosevelt</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/med-alert/staff.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=67155">staff.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SkinSpirit staff from top left: David Yonce, Kavina Trujillo, George Baxter-Holder, Kathleen Neves, Pinky Grewal and Shelley Sparker. Front from left: Shelia Anderson and Meaghan Liddell. </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Since opening in 2003, SkinSpirit has become one of the top destinations for aesthetic skin and body care, with multiple locations in California and Washington. On November 6 Seattle magazine and <a href="http://www.skinspirit.com/" target="_blank">SkinSpirit Skincare Clinic &amp; Spas</a> partnered on a Beauty Insider event at the newly opened location in University Village. 100 VIPs attended to enjoy sips &amp; bites, a mini style lounge, makeup touch-ups, treatment demonstrations, swag bags, giveaways &amp; more.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://mattophoto.smugmug.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Matt Owens</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/skinspirit-vip-beauty-event-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Med Alert Styled Trends Beauty Fri, 14 Nov 2014 18:21:50 +0000 katie.williams 44014 at http://www.seattlemag.com New Boutiques, A Sparkling Sale & More Shopping Events http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-boutiques-sparkling-sale-more-shopping-events <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who says you shouldn’t shop for yourself right now? Nonsense! </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/shoppinpaychi.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=19882">shoppinpaychi.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Shop cashmere from Paychi Guh at its sample sale and trunk show </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Of course we should currently be on the lookout for gifts for others. (<a href="http://www.xmasclock.com/" target="_blank">This little wonder notes</a> there are a mere 41 days and 10 hours left until Christmas. Oy vey.) But I see no problem with slipping a sable or two for moi in with my handpicked gifts for friends and family.<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WjMvyTWs5A" target="_blank"> I do what I feel like. </a><br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/edgy-and-modern-8telier-opens-pacific-place">Edgy and Modern 8telier Opens at Pacific Place</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/where-shop-and-take-break-shopping-ballard">Where to Shop (and Take a Break from Shopping) in Ballard </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-boutiques-sparkling-sale-more-shopping-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 11 Nov 2014 19:38:33 +0000 lauren.mang 44005 at http://www.seattlemag.com 5 Shopping Events Not to Miss This Week http://www.seattlemag.com/article/5-shopping-events-not-miss-week <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Sara Jones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Retail therapy is just the antidote for winter’s coming blues </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/chai-photo.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=56877">chai-photo.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A model dons a sampling of SCHAI&#039;s Fall/Winter 2014 line </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Now that it’s dark at 5 p.m., there is no reason left not to shop: You have finally packed away your sundresses and swimsuits, and it’s time to remember that added layers mean added opportunities for looking fabulous. Brighten your look and your outlook at these shopping events around the Seattle area this week.</p> <p><strong>1. Bellevue: Holly Zhang Pearl Gallery Third Anniversary One-Day Sale</strong></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Josie Simonet </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/more-pizza-time-robberies-winter-depression-tips-more">More Pizza Time Robberies, Winter Depression Tips &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/cinerama-reopen-anew-november-20">Cinerama to Reopen Anew on November 20</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/getting-know-seattle-riot">Getting to Know the Seattle Riot </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/5-shopping-events-not-miss-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 04 Nov 2014 17:28:31 +0000 sara.jones 43965 at http://www.seattlemag.com #Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/neighborhood/bellevue">Bellevue</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> To fete Gucci&#039;s recent flagship store opening in Bellevue, we look back at its stylish days gone by </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/seattleites/guccimain.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=63100">guccimain.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From left: New Gucci store at the Bravern in Bellevue; Veruschka, Rome, 1971 – wearing Gucci pants </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;">As if Bellevue's <a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/bravern" target="_blank">The Shops at the Bravern</a> wasn't a dapper enough <a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/blog/%5Buser-raw%5D/shopping-italian-fashion-coming-bravern" target="_blank">shopping </a>experience with the likes of Jimmy Choo, Ferragamo, and Louis Vuitton all sharing its walls, <a href="http://www.gucci.com/us/home" target="_blank">Italian fashion label Gucci </a>opened a sizeable, 8,000-square-foot <a href="http://local.seattlemag.com/gucci-heading-bravern-0" target="_blank">flagship store</a> there this past spring.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.gucci.com/us/home" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Veruschka Image Courtesy of Gucci</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/person-career/%5Buser-raw%5D/fashion-neiman-marcus-gala-style">Fashion: Neiman Marcus Gala Style</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-celebrating-seattle-central-library">#Throwback Thursday: Celebrating the Seattle Central Library</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:50:09 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43837 at http://www.seattlemag.com Nordstrom Features Special Needs Models in Catalog http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nordstrom-features-special-needs-models-catalog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Four beautiful models with disabilities bring diversity to the retailer&#039;s advertisements </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/nordstromcatalogweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=54198">nordstromcatalogweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>The Dallas Morning News</em>' Special Needs Blog <a href="http://specialneedsblog.dallasnews.com/2014/10/meet-the-4-special-needs-models-featured-in-nordstroms-anniversary-catalog.html/" target="_blank">recently reported </a>on the four very diverse models featured in Nordstrom's Anniversary catalog.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/fall-drama-our-picks-nordstrom-designer-preview">Fall Drama: Our Picks from the Nordstrom Designer Preview</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/home-week-angular-abode-medina-waterfront">Home of the Week: An Angular Abode on the Medina Waterfront</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/9-bathtubs-perfect-whiling-away-hours">9 Bathtubs Perfect for Whiling Away the Hours</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nordstrom-features-special-needs-models-catalog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style News & Features Shopping Tue, 14 Oct 2014 18:03:14 +0000 lauren.mang 43804 at http://www.seattlemag.com Find Designer Duds Galore at This Appointment-Only Shop http://www.seattlemag.com/article/find-designer-duds-galore-appointment-only-shop <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/ali-brownrigg">Ali Brownrigg</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/october-2014">October 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> McQueen, Valentino, Prada and more (at a serious discount) via Wardrobe Ltd. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/1014shopping2.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=69829">1014shopping2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Austin Deppa, in his appointment-only sartorial salon, is serious about fashion </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Somewhere deep within an anonymous Lynnwood office park is Wardrobe Ltd., an appointment-only fashion lover’s paradise, with more than 3,000 pieces of the most highly coveted consigned couture and premier designer clothing, handbags and shoes. Owned, operated and obsessively curated by 22-year-old sartorial wunderkind Austin Deppa—who started the company when he was 16—Wardrobe Ltd. is where serious luxury shoppers buy and sell their Chanel, Hermès, Valentino, Prada and other heavy hitters.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> andrew vanasse </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran">Getting Personal With Eco-Skin Expert Kari Gran</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/9-bathtubs-perfect-whiling-away-hours">9 Bathtubs Perfect for Whiling Away the Hours</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-bruce-lees-seattle-days">#Throwback Thursday: Bruce Lee&#039;s Seattle Days</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/find-designer-duds-galore-appointment-only-shop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:09:07 +0000 lauren.mang 43787 at http://www.seattlemag.com Getting Personal With Eco-Skin Expert Kari Gran http://www.seattlemag.com/article/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Read our exclusive interview with Kari and find out what she carries in her bag </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/seattleites/kari-gran-main.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=61648">kari-gran-main.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Seattle-based eco-luxe skincare buff is casual, chic, and very sweet </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Looks may be skin deep, but radiance comes from within. Seattle-based beauty maven, co-founder and owner of the <a href="http://seattlemag.com/kari-gran" target="_blank">Kari Gran</a> brand of natural, non-toxic skincare and self-described "beauty junkie" began her quest for natural replacements to her daily beauty routine when she was diagnosed with an autoimmune disorder. Her philosophy is that ingredients matter—whether they're in your food or on your face. We had the privilege of getting an in-depth glimpse into the life of this local celeb...and into her handbag.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://andrewvanasse.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Andrew Vanasse</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/crush-moment-kari-gran-s-radiant-lip-whip">Crush of the Moment: Kari Gran’s Radiant Lip Whip</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/shopping-news-beauty-line-kari-gran-debuts-plus-meet-kippy-ding-ding-fashion-truck">Shopping News: Beauty Line Kari Gran Debuts, Plus Meet The Kippy Ding Ding Fashion Truck</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/body-care-basics-created-specifically-biracial-skin">Body Care Basics Created Specifically for Biracial Skin </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seattleites Beauty Shopping Fri, 10 Oct 2014 19:40:19 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43652 at http://www.seattlemag.com Going to GeekGirlCon? Here's One Panel Not to Miss http://www.seattlemag.com/article/going-geekgirlcon-heres-one-panel-not-miss <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Geek Couture panelist Lisa Granshaw reveals how pop culture has seeped into high fashion </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/geekgirlconattendees.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=73917">geekgirlconattendees.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Attendees at GeekGirlCon </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div><a href="http://geekgirlcon.com/" target="_blank">GeekGirlCon</a> hits the Washington State Convention Center this weekend, October 11-12. A melding of lady nerds of all varieties (scientists, gamers, techies, comic book fans and the like), this informative and entertaining extravaganza centered on geek girl culture hosts a slew of workshops, panel discussions, hands-on science experiements, a costume contest and networking opportunities. (There is still plenty of time to <a href="http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/497305" target="_blank">snag your passes </a>if you haven't already.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> GeekGirlCon/Kristen Johnson </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/home-week-historic-condo-pioneer-square">Home of the Week: Historic Condo in Pioneer Square</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/canon-wins-50-best-bars-award-more-fall-spirit-news">Canon Wins 50 Best Bars Award &amp; More Fall Spirit News</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/going-geekgirlcon-heres-one-panel-not-miss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Entertainment Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:54:53 +0000 lauren.mang 43776 at http://www.seattlemag.com Advanced Style: The Documentary http://www.seattlemag.com/article/advanced-style-documentary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/ali-brownrigg">Ali Brownrigg</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/fashion-and-style/sue.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=32131">sue.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One of Ari Seth Cohen&#039;s subject on the streets of New York City </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>As I get older and my concern for what people think of what I wear softens and my sartorial daring ramps up, I often think of these lines from Jenny Joseph’s poem “When I am an Old Woman I Shall Wear Purple”:</p> <p>When I am an old woman I shall wear purple<br>With a red hat which doesn’t go, and doesn’t suit me.<br>And I shall spend my pension on brandy and summer gloves</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Ari Seth Cohen </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gallery/northwest-artists-shine-siff">Northwest Artists Shine at SIFF</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/node/33946">Locally-made Documentary &quot;Sonicsgate&quot; to Debut Nationally on CNBC</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gallery/behind-reis-fashionable-success">Behind REI&#039;s Fashionable Success</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/advanced-style-documentary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:10:06 +0000 ali.brownrigg 43734 at http://www.seattlemag.com 2014 Seamless in Seattle Winners http://www.seattlemag.com/article/2014-seamless-seattle-winners <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/ali-brownrigg">Ali Brownrigg</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/september-2014">September 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The new local designers making the most interesting, exciting, challenging and innovative fashion </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/seamless-seattle/0914seamlessopener.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=33103">0914seamlessopener.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Looks from Schai. On left: convertible fur and lambskin vest/jacket, $2,980, over a white tank top. Italian stretch wool Geode crop trousers in granite, $580. Rag &amp; Bone Wyatt sandal, $550, from Nordstrom. On right: 100 percent cashmere Oblong coat in Alaea Dust, $2,980, over Conversion sleeveless coat, $2,480. Rag &amp; Bone Noelle boot, $625, from Nordstrom </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>WOMEN'S CLOTHING<br>[Designer]</strong> <em>Suk Chai</em><strong><br>[Label] </strong><em>Schai</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Fashion photography: Mike Chard; Designer Portraits: Hayley Young </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/pioneer-square-new-shopping-destination">Pioneer Square Is the New Shopping Destination</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/filson-stays-true-its-authentic-brand-dna">Filson Stays True to its Authentic Brand DNA</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran">Getting Personal With Eco-Skin Expert Kari Gran</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/2014-seamless-seattle-winners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Local Designers Seamless in Seattle Shopping Thu, 02 Oct 2014 17:00:40 +0000 lauren.mang 43668 at http://www.seattlemag.com