The Goods: January

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Display a few of your favorite cheery blooms in this handmade, hand-painted turquoise
bud vase by Seattle ceramist Barbara Dunshee. The 1-and-a-half-inch-tall circular vase may be small, but it makes a bold style statement. $24 at or Barbara Dunshee Pottery (by appointment only, Madison Valley, 1060 26th Ave.; 206.229.3311).

From the 1970s-inspired cutout handle to the cobalt blue Italian gradient patent leather, this drool-worthy Rocco e Dante handbag, designed by Seattleite Tara Sauvage, is completely stylish and delightfully versatile. With a detachable shoulder strap and eye-catching zebra-print interior, it has plenty of space for work documents by day, then makes a perfect night-on-the-town tote after dark. $495 at Clutch (Downtown, 1212 Fourth Ave.; 206.624.2362) or

Wrap up precious little ones for naptime in this mint green and ivory trimmed cashmere blanket, the latest offering from Seattle-based SwaddleDesigns. Luxuriously soft and impossibly cuddly, this 3-by-3-foot blankie, designed by nurse-slash-mom-slash-founder Lynette Damir, will have you wishing for a grown-up-sized version for yourself. $240 at Nordstrom (multiple locations, including Downtown, 500 Pine St.; 206.525.0400) or