Fashion Story: A Modern Take on Grunge

A tribute to grunge rooted in our dna Inspired by seattle bands of the 1990s

A tribute to grunge rooted in our dna Inspired by seattle bands of the 1990s

Seattle Mag

Meet Fran Dunaway, co-founder of Gender-Neutral Clothing Brand TomboyX

In the past seven years, Seattle-based TomboyX has become a gender-neutral brand that has something for everyone

TomboyX co-founders Naomi Gonzalez, left, and CEO Fran Dunaway.

Nat Rubio-Licht

Kate Mensah combines Paris, Seattle influences to create modern bags

Rather than relying on color to make her bags interesting, Mensah uses embossment to create her eye-catching designs

Kate Mensah wanted to be in fashion before she even realized it. One day, a family member sent her a…

Nat Rubio-Licht

Devon Yan Captures Personalities In ‘Fashion Forward,’ Custom Designs

Many of his designs are custom made and specifically created for the needs of the person wearing them

Around nine years ago, Devon Yan applied to be a part of The Bellevue Collection’s first Independent Designer Showcase for…

Nat Rubio-Licht

Jamen Lanogwa combines elegant and edgy styles with Saziru

Jamen Lanogwa is the owner of Saziru, a Seattle-based luxury fashion brand serving looks that are both classic and edgy

Photos of Jamen Lanogwa, owner of Saziru, and Amber Snyder in Saziru designs

Nat Rubio-Licht

Independent designer Veronica Lynn Harper adds masks to her lineup

Harper designs patterns for clothing, accessories, and most recently, face masks

When Veronica Lynn Harper first started designing her own clothes four years ago, she often caught the attention of strangers….

Nat Rubio-Licht

Australian Bridal Brand Makes PNW Debut

Grace Loves Lace’s Ballard showroom is the company’s sixth to open in the U.S.

An Australian bridal brand is convinced that love is alive and well in the Pacific Northwest. Grace Loves Lace has…

Nat Rubio-Licht

Style Profile: Dancer and Art Advocate David Rue

Rue is a dancer by profession, but these days he’s the one shining a spotlight on local and international artistic talent

David Rue’s eclectic personal style includes pieces gifted, thrifted (such as the Cole Haan shoes on the right) and tailor-made in Liberia, where he was born.

Andrew Hoge

Fashionable Seattle: Seven Designers Wear their Own Creations

For spring 2020, we're spotlighting local designers whose work embodies the evolving aesthetics of Pacific Northwest style

From left: Jennifer Charkow, Gustave Apiti, Nin Truong

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