Shopping & Trends


City Sunsets

Seattle shops stock bright, sunny shades and cool, modern neutrals to while away summer evenings.

06/23/2009 By Laura Cassidy


Baby Steps

Shops whose cute, well-made shoes ensure kids are headed in the right direction.

04/23/2009 By Laura Cassidy


Diggable Plants

Exotic houseplants, locally made pots, eco-chic designer accessories: Whether you’re all thumbs or green thumbs, these five plant shops will grow on you.

04/22/2009 By Katie Zipper


About Face

A conversation with makeup artist Suresh Seneviratne.

03/19/2009 By Laura Cassidy


Man Handled

Purses aren’t just for her anymore. Here’s where he can get his bag on.

03/16/2009 By Angela Garbes


Carried Away

Don’t wait for the grocery bag ban; grab a big stylish tote today

01/09/2009 By Laura Cassidy


World-Class Gifts

Go exotic, go quixotic, go all-the-rage, or go fair-trade, just be sure you go to these five globally sourced gift shops next time you’re feeling generous.

01/03/2009 By Rachelle Robinett


Petal Pushers

It's May Day every day, as new flower-power patterns blossom around town.

01/03/2009 By Laura Cassidy