Local Designers

February 26, 2013 12:02 AM
Jonas de Varona's line, MMH, has been on radar for a few years now. In fact, I bought the most perfect white tee shirt from him a few years...
February 22, 2013 6:43 PM
Meet Liise Wyatt and Karly Orr of WyattOrr. They’ve been designing separately and together since 2006, which makes them veterans in the...
February 21, 2013 12:26 AM
I'm on a quest and hope you can help. I'm talking to those of you who have lived here a long time, and have memories of a favorite store or...
February 20, 2013 11:19 PM
Join MOHAI’s Costume and Textile Specialist Clara Berg on Sunday, March 24 from 1 to 3 p.m. for a presentation on John Doyle Bishop, a...
February 14, 2013 7:01 PM
Self-proclaimed “vintage stationery junkie” Riani Townshend and lover of snail mail has opened Dear Uncle Stu, an online stationery shop...
February 14, 2013 6:44 PM
Port Townsend’s Wearable Art Show has officially started accepting entries for its May 11 show. In the spirit of unfettered creative...
February 14, 2013 6:02 PM
I have been turned on to many local designers in the last few month by retail curator and photographer Charlie Schuck (Object, Frye Art...
King 5 fashion reality tv show the Look
February 14, 2013 5:33 PM
Since November 30, ten local designers have been competing in The Look, a reality fashion TV show co-produced by King 5's Evening Magazine...
ombre tights
February 14, 2013 1:42 AM
Seattle magazine managing editor, Lisa Wogan, always wears the coolest tights. Arts editor, Brangien Davis, isn’t too far behind Ms. Wogan...
February 13, 2013 8:16 PM
I’ve followed Issaquah-based designer Lizzie Parker since her store-within-a-store at the now-closed Tweed in Greenwood, which she stocked...
valentine's day gifts Clementine shoes
February 7, 2013 10:31 PM
Think in and outside the box with these great Valentine’s Day gift ideas: Heart shaped flip flips by Melissa, from Clementine (see above)....
February 4, 2013 6:59 PM
I’m a little obsessed with Kickstarter—the popular crowd-funding website—and often get lost in the site, checking out the cool, weird and...
Laurel Dasso leathers
February 1, 2013 12:00 AM
A simple leather tote bag, reliably versatile and able to carry almost anything asked of it, can weather the winds of time. In fact, a...
January 31, 2013 6:25 PM
Head East to Kirkland’s Blue Luna (127 Lake St South) for a sale to beat all sales. Starting today, Thursday January 31 at 1 p.m. and...
January 29, 2013 9:57 PM
Back in 2010 I was a judge for both the Art Institute of Seattle’s student fashion show and Seattle mag’s Seamless in Seattle emerging...