Fashion & Style Blog - SeattleMag.com http://seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fculture/northwest-travel/shopping/restaurants/local-producers/washington-wines en Local Furniture Designer Judges Reality Show Hosted by Oscar Winner, Common http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://seattlemag.com/article/local-furniture-designer-judges-reality-show-hosted-oscar-winner-common" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Local Designers Decor Home Decor & Shops Interiors Shopping Home and Garden Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:01:08 +0000 ali.brownrigg 44577 at http://seattlemag.com How to Get that Lumbersexual Look (Hint: It's Pricey) http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Pioneer Square Is the New Shopping Destination http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Beach-Worthy Dresses for an Out-of-Town Jaunt http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Spritz on the Limited-Edition, Floral Fleur09 http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Communication Fail? Blame Mercury in Retrograde http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Capitol Hill's Robin Held Dresses Without Limits http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Spring Trunk Show, Glassybaby Sale & More Shopping Events http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Beautiful New Bridal Line from Jewelry Designer Jamie Joseph http://seattlemag.com/article/beautiful-new-bridal-line-jewelry-designer-jamie-joseph <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-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/local-designers/0215shoppingrings.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=24628">0215shoppingrings.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> There’s a Jamie Joseph ring for every finger </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>South Seattle–based jewelry designer Jamie Joseph (<a href="http://www.jamiejoseph.com" target="_blank">jamiejoseph.com</a>) is best known for her highly coveted, faceted gemstone rings, each designed with a distinctive thick bezel and sometimes, a tiny diamond “beauty mark” embedded in the stone. <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> David Wentworth of Flutter Studios, styling by NAOMI HOANG </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/new-twist-monogrammed-necklaces">A New Twist on Monogrammed Necklaces</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci">#Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/elegant-porcelain-pottery-and-dishware-north-seattle-artist">Elegant Porcelain Pottery and Dishware from North Seattle Artist</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/beautiful-new-bridal-line-jewelry-designer-jamie-joseph" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Local Designers Fashion and Style Shopping Mon, 19 Jan 2015 16:48:18 +0000 lauren.mang 44338 at http://seattlemag.com Moncler Opens in Bellevue & More Shopping News http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com A New Twist on Monogrammed Necklaces http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Former PNB dancer releases natural skin care line http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com 9 Black Friday and Holiday Shopping Events http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com Is Seattle's 'Lumbersexual' Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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://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://seattlemag.com SkinSpirit VIP Beauty Event Photos http://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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://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/" 0="a:0:{}" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Matt Owens</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://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://seattlemag.com