Fashion & Style Blog - SeattleMag.com http://www.seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fculture/news-features/comment/reply/27803 en Accessory Alert: The Tote to Rival all Totes http://www.seattlemag.com/article/accessory-alert-tote-rival-all-totes <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"> And why you&#039;ll totes (sorry, had to) want to get one </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/downing.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=44672">downing.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Downing tote styled and submitted to J. Crew&#039;s accessory contest by Jenna Isaacman </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>I recently went on a four-day press trip to Vancouver Island, B.C. My non-adventurous, inappropriate footwear-wearing self was schlepping through forests, tagging along on a salmon-fishing excursion, touring hotels, tasting tea-infused cocktails and meeting and greeting with just about anyone who had a fascinating story to tell. It was grand. <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/ampersand-apostrophes-buffalo-parcel-bag">Ampersand As Apostrophe&#039;s Buffalo Parcel Bag</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/bucket-list-essential-spring-bag">Bucket List: The Essential Spring Bag</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/nordstrom-partners-madewell-flagship-redesign-works">Nordstrom Partners with Madewell, Flagship Redesign in the Works</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/accessory-alert-tote-rival-all-totes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:52:14 +0000 lauren.mang 44718 at http://www.seattlemag.com 7 Ways to Pretty Up Your Home for Spring http://www.seattlemag.com/article/7-ways-pretty-your-home-spring <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/april-2015">April 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Treasures and trinkets from local shops to breathe new life into your abode </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/decor/0415springdecor.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=17753">0415springdecor.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Brass himmeli by Samantha Leung </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Can you feel it? This hopeful season always carries with it a sense of renewal and expansiveness. Throw open your curtains, sweep away the dust bunnies and spruce up your decor with cheerful home accents that celebrate the revival going on outdoors.<br>&nbsp;<br>1. Seattle’s Gnosis Picture Archive offers a multitude of reproduction natural history and scientific illustrations, including this 19th-century British bird eggs print, $10. <a href="http://www.etsy.com/shop/gnosispicturearchive" target="_blank">etsy.com/shop/GnosisPictureArchive </a></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> print: Daphne Ho; birdhouse: Five Ply Design; candles and soap: Sarah Pitts Robinson; bird wing: Porzellan Manufaktur Nymphenburg; cup: Anika Colvin; pillow: Aaleen Cox </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/7-ways-pretty-your-home-spring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Decor Fashion and Style Shopping Home and Garden home decor spring designs Mon, 23 Mar 2015 23:23:10 +0000 lauren.mang 44714 at http://www.seattlemag.com Style Editor Ali Brownrigg Shares Her Top Trends for Spring at Wear Wednesday http://www.seattlemag.com/article/style-editor-ali-brownrigg-shares-her-top-trends-spring-wear-wednesday <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-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/downtown">Downtown</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> See what Ali and the city&#039;s other fashion writers are loving this season </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/trends/chelsea28softtrenchcoat1.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=13269">chelsea28softtrenchcoat1.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wide-leg pants and a trench—fresh and timeless </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Usually I’m letting you know that <a href="http://www.wseattle.com/wear-wednesdays" target="_blank">Wear Wednesday at W Seattle</a> is featuring some fabulous designer, but this time I’m letting you know that I’m participating in it. On Wednesday, March 18, the style editors of the region’s glossy mags and lifestyle websites will be showcasing our favorite trends for spring. We’ll each have a rolling rack filled with what we’re feeling for the season, all available at local shops.</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> Nordstrom </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/8telier-wear-wednesdays">8telier at Wear Wednesdays</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/get-cozy-mere-basics-line-cashmere-loungewear">Get Cozy with Mere Basics&#039; Line of Cashmere Loungewear</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/wear-wednesdays-w-seattle-debuts-schai">Wear Wednesdays at W Seattle Debuts with Schai</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/style-editor-ali-brownrigg-shares-her-top-trends-spring-wear-wednesday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 17 Mar 2015 23:17:32 +0000 ali.brownrigg 44682 at http://www.seattlemag.com Brave April Showers in Muny RainColor Rainboots http://www.seattlemag.com/article/brave-april-showers-muny-raincolor-rainboots <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/april-2015">April 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Munys brings Italian fashion and function home just in time for Spring </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/local-designers/0415munyraincolorrainboots.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=77266">0415munyraincolorrainboots.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> RainColor rain boots come in gray and Bordeaux (shown), as well as black and teal </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>“Italians, both men and women, are thought to be the most fashionable and impeccable dressers in the world, but what I admire is the work and knowledge behind the beauty, ” says Issaquah-based accessories designer Mun Hui Yi. After spending 14 years in Florence, Italy, working for Valentino, Hugo Boss and Benetton, she returned to the Seattle area in 2012 armed with European style inspiration and a commitment to artisanal craftsmanship.</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> Photo Courtesy of Clarissa Mae Photography </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="/blogs/seattle-scoop/beginners-guide-surfing-pacific-northwest-style">A Beginner&#039;s Guide: Surfing Pacific Northwest Style</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/lifestyle/shopping-and-style/fashion-style-friday-spring-makeup-trends-flirty-rain-boots-and-one-las">Fashion + Style Friday: Spring makeup trends, flirty rain boots and one last hoorah for Oslo’s</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/brave-april-showers-muny-raincolor-rainboots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:58:22 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44666 at http://www.seattlemag.com Bucket List: The Essential Spring Bag http://www.seattlemag.com/article/bucket-list-essential-spring-bag <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/april-2015">April 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alice Noon&#039;s bucket bag is your spring staple </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/trends/0314bag.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=53142">0314bag.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alice Noon&#039;s bucket bag is just in time for spring </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;">A good handbag is one of life’s small blessings. Find one that suits your style, holds all of your essentials and is made well, and you’re set for life. If supporting a local designer is also part of your agenda, Fremont-based Alice Noon (<a href="http://www.alicenoon.com" target="_blank">alicenoon.com</a>) is the line for you. <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> Photo Courtesy of Betsy Mobbs </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="/bag-crush-thread-and-loom">Bag Crush: Thread and Loom</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/casual-handbags-playful-patterns">Casual Handbags in Playful Patterns</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/fashion-beauty-frenchy-s-introduces-grape-based-treatments-france-our-favorite-new-handbag-and-vinta">Fashion + Beauty: Frenchy’s introduces grape-based treatments from France, our favorite new handbag and The Vintage Closet re-opens</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/bucket-list-essential-spring-bag" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends Shopping Tue, 17 Mar 2015 17:46:12 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44665 at http://www.seattlemag.com Soft, Easy-to-Wear Sweaters, Skirts and Tees http://www.seattlemag.com/article/soft-easy-wear-sweaters-skirts-and-tees <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/april-2015">April 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flora &amp; Henri&#039;s Jane Hedreen launches a small, but mighty women&#039;s line </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/0415shoppingsweater.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28413">0415shoppingsweater.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Grown-up sweaters now at kids clothier Flora &amp; Henri </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>After 17 years spent dressing legions of tiny tykes in clothing so beautiful that adults coveted the same styles in their size, Flora &amp; Henri’s Jane Hedreen is having some grown-up time. In addition to the kids’ clothes that put her on the map, Hedreen has launched Flora Femme, a small but growing women’s line. The new capsule collection is anchored by a boatneck cable sweater ($395), hand knit in Nepal in a soft cashmere blend, and includes two easy-wearing skirts in claret and denim (from $142), with T-shirts coming in late spring–early fall and a parka on tap for fall. <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/shopping-around-urban-outfitter">Designer Binh Nguyen&#039;s Kiddo-Chic Clothing Line</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/nordstrom-partners-madewell-flagship-redesign-works">Nordstrom Partners with Madewell, Flagship Redesign in the Works</a> </div> <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> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/soft-easy-wear-sweaters-skirts-and-tees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Mon, 16 Mar 2015 20:36:26 +0000 lauren.mang 44651 at http://www.seattlemag.com Nordstrom Partners with Madewell, Flagship Redesign in the Works http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nordstrom-partners-madewell-flagship-redesign-works <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"> The remodel will honor some of the original design features of iconic downtown building </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/madewell-overlay-dress-148-woven-plaid-scarf-52-transport-tote-168.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=16090">madewell-overlay-dress-148-woven-plaid-scarf-52-transport-tote-168.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Madewell&#039;s Overlay dress ($148) with woven plaid scarf ($52) and the Transport tote ($168) </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>There are new, noteworthy developments a-brewing over at Nordstrom. <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="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-oscar-buzz-cocktail">Recipe of the Week: The Oscar Buzz Cocktail</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nordstrom-partners-madewell-flagship-redesign-works" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:36:58 +0000 lauren.mang 44560 at http://www.seattlemag.com Local Furniture Designer Judges Reality Show Hosted by Oscar Winner, Common http://www.seattlemag.com/article/local-furniture-designer-judges-reality-show-hosted-oscar-winner-common <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-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/capitol-hillfirst-hill">Capitol Hill/First Hill</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Smallgood&#039;s co-founder, Thom Jones, lays down the law on the Spike channel&#039;s design reality show </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/local-designers/thomtablelarge.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=39320">thomtablelarge.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Nerd alert. Confession: I love reality TV. Fashion reality shows are my favorite, natch, but home and product design ones come a close second. Remember Bravo’s 2007 decor show, <em><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top_Design" target="_blank">Top Design</a></em>, hosted by Todd Oldham with Jonathan Adler, Kelly Wearstler and Margaret Russell as judges? Loved it. And who can forget Philippe Starck’s 2009 British reality series <em><a href="http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00mx9y1" target="_blank">Design For Life</a></em> meant to save British design? Did you see it?</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 semigoods.com </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-have-bedroom-furniture-new-locally-made-dresser">Must-Have Bedroom Furniture: New Locally Made Dresser </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/northwest-home-magazine-home-grown-furniture-pops-belltown">Northwest Home magazine: Home-Grown Furniture Pops Up in Belltown</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/local-furniture-designer-judges-reality-show-hosted-oscar-winner-common" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Local Designers News Decor Shopping Home and Garden Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:01:08 +0000 ali.brownrigg 44577 at http://www.seattlemag.com How to Get that Lumbersexual Look (Hint: It's Pricey) http://www.seattlemag.com/article/how-get-lumbersexual-look-hint-its-pricey <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"> There’s Lumbersexual gold in your closet </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/filson.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28563">filson.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>In our bi-monthly Seattlemag.com column<em>, </em>Knute Berger--who writes regularly for </em>Seattle <em>Magazine and Crosscut.com and is a frequent pundit on KUOW--takes an in-depth look at some of the highly topical and sometimes polarizing issues in our city. </em><br><br>Last year saw the <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">blossoming of the Lumbersexual</a>, the urban hipster guy who dresses like Paul Bunyan. Seattle, Portland and Brooklyn are where the style has taken root.</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/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </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/seattle-too-white">Is Seattle Too White?</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/how-get-lumbersexual-look-hint-its-pricey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:33:32 +0000 lauren.mang 44573 at http://www.seattlemag.com Pioneer Square Is the New Shopping Destination http://www.seattlemag.com/article/pioneer-square-new-shopping-destination <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-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/pioneer-square">Pioneer Square</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Retailers are following in the footsteps of entrepreneurial restaurateurs </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/shopping/pioneersquareshopping.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=70499">pioneersquareshopping.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Clockwise from left: Clementine, Drygoods Design, Velouria </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Seattle’s oldest neighborhood has seen boom times and busts over its 162-year history. It’s experienced prospectors and panhandlers, full occupancy and devastating vacancies. It is home to an arts crowd and a homeless community that coexist in a tenuous relationship. And these days, with a recent influx of notable restaurants, it is one of the most buzzed-about and desirable neighborhoods—and suddenly the place to set up shop.<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/bellevue-art-gallery-opening-second-location-pioneer-square">Bellevue Art Gallery Opening Second Location, in Pioneer Square</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/playing-fall-favorites-trina-turk">Playing Fall Favorites with Trina Turk</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-seattle-mag-staffers-school-photos">#Throwback Thursday: Seattle Mag Staffers&#039; School Photos</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/pioneer-square-new-shopping-destination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:09:27 +0000 lauren.mang 43508 at http://www.seattlemag.com Beach-Worthy Dresses for an Out-of-Town Jaunt http://www.seattlemag.com/article/beach-worthy-dresses-out-town-jaunt <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/february-2015">February 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hitting the sun and surf this month? Try this relaxed resortwear on for size </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/0215pinkdressshopping.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=10302">0215pinkdressshopping.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Kahi crinkle dress from Pua, $72 </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>If you’re lucky enough to be jetting off to a tropical isle this month, whip your wardrobe into shape with something from Pua, a line of beach-worthy dresses, skirts and tops by Ballard’s Shala Sullivan Daniel, owner of former Queen Anne boutique La Femme. <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/beautiful-new-bridal-line-jewelry-designer-jamie-joseph">Beautiful New Bridal Line from Jewelry Designer Jamie Joseph</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/where-shop-and-take-break-shopping-ballard">Where to Shop (and Take a Break from Shopping) in Ballard </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-blood-orange-pomegranate-margaritas">Recipe of the Week: Blood Orange Pomegranate Margaritas</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/beach-worthy-dresses-out-town-jaunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Tue, 10 Feb 2015 17:05:28 +0000 lauren.mang 44433 at http://www.seattlemag.com Spritz on the Limited-Edition, Floral Fleur09 http://www.seattlemag.com/article/spritz-limited-edition-floral-fleur09 <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/february-2015">February 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mount Baker-based Maria Christofilis is back with a new, swoon-worthy scent </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/0215fleur09.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=12931">0215fleur09.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fleur09, a limited-edition scent of white florals </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Personal fragrance is, well, personal. Wearing a signature scent makes an olfactory impression on the people in your life, forever evoking thoughts of you when they catch a whiff of it elsewhere. <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> Marc VonBorstel </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/beach-worthy-dresses-out-town-jaunt">Beach-Worthy Dresses for an Out-of-Town Jaunt</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/beautiful-new-bridal-line-jewelry-designer-jamie-joseph">Beautiful New Bridal Line from Jewelry Designer Jamie Joseph</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/spritz-limited-edition-floral-fleur09" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beauty Shopping Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:13:16 +0000 lauren.mang 44434 at http://www.seattlemag.com Communication Fail? Blame Mercury in Retrograde http://www.seattlemag.com/article/communication-fail-blame-mercury-retrograde <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-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/capitol-hillfirst-hill">Capitol Hill/First Hill</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> How to make the most of a potentially stressful time </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/trends/mercuryretrograde.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=29089">mercuryretrograde.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The rest of the world is starting to tune in to what diehard astrology fans have known for years: when <a href="http://planetaryapothecary.com/mercury-retrograde-current/" target="_blank">Mercury is retrograde</a> things tend to suck. Let me explain:</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="/june-gloom-votive-candle-holders-sugarpill">June Gloom: Votive Candle Holders At Sugarpill</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/uws-medical-herb-garden-full-bloom">The UW&#039;s Medical Herb Garden is in Full Bloom</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/new-natural-health-store-capitol-hills-19th-mercer-development">New Natural Health Store in Capitol Hill&#039;s 19th &amp; Mercer Development </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/communication-fail-blame-mercury-retrograde" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Trends Beauty Shopping Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:47:13 +0000 ali.brownrigg 44422 at http://www.seattlemag.com Capitol Hill's Robin Held Dresses Without Limits http://www.seattlemag.com/article/capitol-hills-robin-held-dresses-without-limits <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/february-2015">February 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Independent curator expounds on the virtues of donning clothing creatively </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/robin-held.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=16173">robin-held.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Note, clockwise from left, Held&#039;s silver bracelet (from Metal Pointus, New York), her black-gray ombre tunic jacket (Rick Owens, spring/summer 2011) and her opera-length black leather fingerless gloves (custom made) </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>CURRICULUM VITAE</strong><br>For Capitol Hill’s Robin Held, there are no boundaries when it comes to sartorial self-expression. “I like convertible clothing,” says the creative strategist and cultural entrepreneur who has held prominent positions at Henry Art Gallery, Frye Art Museum and Reel Grrls. “I have skirts that make great tops.” When she travels, Held packs just enough pieces for one or two complete outfits and uses her imagination to combine them to create 10 different looks. “I’m not interested in idiot-proof clothing. I like the freedom to change things around.”</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> 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/behind-scenes-our-pet-issue-cover-shoot">Behind the Scenes of our Pet Issue Cover Shoot</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/recipe-week-chippys-ahi-tuna-poke">Recipe of the Week: Chippy&#039;s Ahi Tuna Poke</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-goonies-set-pnw-celebrates-30-years">#Throwback Thursday: ‘The Goonies,’ Set in PNW, Celebrates 30 Years</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/capitol-hills-robin-held-dresses-without-limits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Thu, 22 Jan 2015 19:04:21 +0000 sara.jones 44416 at http://www.seattlemag.com Spring Trunk Show, Glassybaby Sale & More Shopping Events http://www.seattlemag.com/article/spring-trunk-show-glassybaby-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"> Stores are on the move and there&#039;s a fresh crop of sales on the horizon. Let&#039;s go wild </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/browndress.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=32672">browndress.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 look from designer Cameron Levin&#039;s new spring 2015 line, on hand at Butch Blum this Sunday </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Fresh New Sephora Store for Bellevue</strong><br><strong>Where:</strong> Bellevue Square</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> Richard Darbonne </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="/ode-pioneer-square-shopping">An Ode to Pioneer Square Shopping</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/costumes-cirque-du-soleils-new-show-are-incredible">Costumes in Cirque du Soleil&#039;s New Show are Incredible</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/spring-trunk-show-glassybaby-sale-more-shopping-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Shopping Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:45:31 +0000 lauren.mang 44400 at http://www.seattlemag.com