In Da Department Store

50 Cent Talks Tall Tees, High-Tops, and the Internet

We talked to the Animal Ambition rapper on his recent stopover at the Nordstrom flagship where he met fans and signed products from his new SMS Audio line.

08/04/2014 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Jessica Carter

Trend Report

Slide Show: Ken Downing Takes Spring for a Ride

Fringe, pink, formal sweaters, pants with dresses, and the American Southwest. Not necessarily in that order.

05/23/2014 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Kirby Calvin and Annie B. Stills

Spring Fling

Neiman Marcus Fashion Director Ken Downing Talks Trends

Let's call it a homecoming. Style icon and Seattle-area native Ken Downing visits Bellevue to share styling tips and trends for spring.

05/09/2014 By Conor Romack

The Kaufman Report

Charlotte Olympia Signs Kitty Clutches at Nordstrom

Clad in a just-so Gucci dress, the Brit It Girl and mother of three stood in her highest heels (and fishnet stockings) and greeted shoppers and gawkers amid a sea of cuteness.

03/28/2014 Photography by Sarah Oh By Kelsey Kaufman

Sex in the City

Video: Sarah Jessica Parker at Downtown Nordstrom

The beloved celeb came to town to set up SJP, her new shoe line, inside the downtown Nordstrom and here's what she had to say about the inspiration behind the collection, and how she wants you to feel when you wear these heels.

03/11/2014 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Avi Loud

Up Close and Personal

Sarah Jessica Parker at Downtown Nordstrom

Save the date: SJP is coming soon to a Nordstrom near you to introduce her new line of shoes, handbags, and a singular trench coat.

01/24/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Famous Knits

Slideshow: Ottavio Missoni Jr. at Nordstrom Bellevue

The ambassador of the hot heritage knit line tells us about his first Seattle visit, his favorite current-season looks, and carrying the DNA of the brand into postmodern styles.

11/22/2013 By Laura Cassidy


Jason Wu Talks Miss Wu at Nordstrom

We chat with design darling Jason Wu about his diffusion line. (And you can too, when Wu visits Bellevue this Thursday.)

07/31/2013 By Amanda Zurita

What to Buy Next

Simon Says: the Fall Season at Barneys New York

Simon Doonan visited the downtown Barneys for a party, a breakfast, and a primer on the best fall looks.

07/15/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Fit to Print

Video: Mary Katrantzou at Nordstrom Bellevue

She's the queen of prints, and when she visited Bellevue Collection's Nordstrom, she told us how to wear them.

04/08/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Designers on Tour

Video: Rachel Zoe at Downtown Nordstrom

When Rachel Zoe recently visited Nordstrom's flagship store, a throng of fans packed the floor to hear her talk about the fall collection.

08/23/2012 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Lucas Anderson

Celebrity Appearance

Simon Doonan at Barneys New York

A lengthy discussion about nuts, shame, and style with the author of Gay Men Don’t Get Fat in advance of his January 26 appearance.

01/12/2012 By Laura Cassidy


The Olsen Twins in Seattle

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen were at Via C at Nordstrom last night. I wasn’t allowed to tell you, but I can share this Q and A with you now.

04/08/2011 By Laura Cassidy

Wedding Wednesday

Video: Jonathan Adler Says…

"The wife is always right."

11/17/2010 By Laura Cassidy

Behind the Scenes

Andre and the Giants of Fashion

Nordstrom’s Chanel runway show brought style icons and Sasquatch fantasies to Woodinville.

06/11/2010 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Adam Katz Sinding

Behind the Scenes

Bright Future

What Jason Wu did in Seattle: sipped tea, talked shop, and introduced us to his sunglasses

04/19/2010 By Laura Cassidy