Everyone knows someone who loves—or needs—a little pampering. This list of unique apparel and beauty finds is sure to ease some of the choice-making anxiety.
A new book from Seattle Pinterest sensation turned store owner and author Moorea Seal, 52 Lists for Togetherness ($16.95), is a welcome alternative to New Year’s resolutions. Available at Moorea Seal, downtown, 1012 First Ave., Suite 150; 206.728.2523.
Seattle-based Veque creates artisan nail polish ($18/bottle) using vegan products in oh-so-cool colors. The long-lasting gel-like formula is cruelty-free and made without the usual toxic ingredients. Available at J.Crew nationwide and veque.com.
Put this innovative warming dispenser ($199) from Pulse on your nightstand and fill it with hypoallergenic unscented massage oil from the Seattle-based brand.
Supply Chain boutique owner Katie Meurk is known for her curated collection of eye-catching jewelry and accessories made by women. What are we coveting? The gold and black Moon bangle ($359), which adds a contemporary finish to any ensemble. Available at Supply Chain, West Seattle, 3830 California Ave. SW; 206.582.1953.
Keep a bit of happiness in your pocket with Get Happy Stay Happy ($12.95), a journal by publishing veterans Kerry Colburn and Jennifer Worick that features prompts that initiate quick changes and helpful tips for self-improvement. Available at amazon.com.
Westlake-based eco-luxe beauty company Kari Gran relaunched its signature Lip Whip collection; we particularly love this rosy Peppermint Tinted color ($20). Did someone say “stocking stuffer”? Available at Bella Fiore Organic Med Spa, Queen Anne, 1629 Queen Anne Ave. N, No. 103; 206.792.9448.
Karen Hartman, co-owner of Astor + Orion studio, uses 3-D technology to design and perfect her jewelry, like these Dreamcatcher hoop earrings ($90), which exude classic vintage charm. Available at Astor + Orion, Ballard, 2400 NW 80th St., No. 341; 206.717.4484.
Those with an eye for beauty will appreciate this collagen-infused sleep mask ($48) from Buki that maintains moisture and hydrates as you sleep. Available at Buki, downtown, 1826 Sixth Ave.; 206.624.1969.