100 Best Shops

A Handy Gift-Buying Flowchart

Bestowing the perfect present starts with going to the right shop. Our savvy flowchart helps you find something for the people in your life who fall all along the hipness spectrum.

10/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

100 Best Shops

Meet Aude Tabet, Design Director at Filson

The Paris native had stints at Marc Jacobs and Coach before landing landing in the PNW.

10/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

100 Best Shops

4 of Our Favorite Kids Clothing Shops

Whether they’re already mini mavens of style or—no shame—still put their shirts on backward, here are a few places for youthful fashion finds.

10/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

100 Best Shops

5 Local Toy Stores for Kids and Adults Alike

Toys for both children and inner children. Simple pleasures don’t require a special occasion.

10/23/2017 By Darren Davis

100 Great Little Shops

The 28 Best Clothing Stores and Boutiques in Seattle Right Now

Rain shells. Plaid shirts. Sandals with socks. Seattle has a reputation for being fashionably aloof. But peek into these shopping destinations where style—be it funky or functional—is unmistakably on point.

10/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

100 Great little Shops

Seattle's 10 Best Shops for Home and Design Goods

Pared down and minimal or rustic Pacific Northwest, these dens of decor help make homes feel, well, sweet. And stylish, too.

10/23/2017 By Rosin Saez

100 Great little Shops

Long Live Analog: Seattle's Essential Bookstores and Record Shops

Don’t upload the requisite parts of your personality to the cloud.

10/23/2017 By Darren Davis

Sales & Events

Wear What When: October 16–22

This week's fun times include the eighth annual Runway to Freedom fashion show, a macrame plant hanger workshop, and Fremont Third Thursday.

10/16/2017 By Rosin Saez

Spectacles

Warby Parker Is Coming for the Four-Eyes on Capitol Hill

A third Seattle location for the eyewear shop opens Saturday, October 14.

10/13/2017 By Rosin Saez

Retail Wire

Moorea Seal's New Flagship Store Is Now Open Downtown

The shop's Belltown location is no more. Check out its new sweeping headquarters on First Avenue downtown.

10/13/2017 By Rosin Saez

Sales & Events

Wear What When: October 10–15

This week: Seattle Fashion Week kicks off, Blackbird hosts a skin care super sale, and Dress for Success will have major deals on designer threads.

10/10/2017 By Rosin Saez

Sales & Events

Wear What When: October 2–8

This week: Local designers pop up at Clementines and Glasswing Shop brews coffee alongside coffee-dyed clothes.

10/02/2017 By Rosin Saez

Sales & Events

Wear What When: September 27–October 1

This week brings fun for all: geeky couture fashion shows, outdoor gear expo at Filson, and Everlane pops into Nordstrom.

09/27/2017 By Rosin Saez

Style

Fall Fashion 2017: Electric Dreams

Dystopic, gritty, and utterly cool. Pile on the velvet and wool to get lost in autumn’s cinematic sartorial vibe.

09/20/2017 By Rosin Saez With Sara Marie D’Eugenio Photography by Brandon Hill

How We Got That Shot

Fall Fashion 2017: Behind the Scenes

Watch the season’s styles come together on our fashion shoot.

09/20/2017 Videography by Lou Daprile

Sales & Events

Wear What When: September 18–24

Bellevue Fashion Week is finally here, Visette Boutique blesses us with a sample sale, and Join Shop hosts a wood whittling workshop.

09/19/2017 By Rosin Saez

Retail Renovations

First Look: Mario's Remodel in Downtown Seattle

It's bigger, brighter, renovated...but its heart and soul remains ever the same.

09/13/2017 By Rosin Saez

Sales & Events

Wear What When: September 11–17

This week, Universal Standard proves exciting fashion doesn't stop at size four, Callus hosts a vintage market in Pioneer Square, and MOHAI lectures us on Se...

09/11/2017 By Rosin Saez

Sales & Events

Wear What When: September 4–10

This week, Nordstrom Rack opens in Lincoln Square, Butch Blum celebrates 43 years, and Fluevog has a birthday bash.

09/04/2017 By Rosin Saez

Neighborhood Guide

Where to Shop in Fremont

From a subterranean vintage mall to a boutique of geekery, there's something for everyone in Seattle's so-called center of the universe.

09/01/2017 By Seattle Met Staff