Wedding Wednesday

IDRS 15 Files #6: Behind the Scenes with Designer Phuong Minh Nguyen

The Kirkland-based designer merges Vietnamese style with Northwest design.

09/16/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Countdown to Runway

IDRS 15 Files #5: Behind the Scenes with Designer Sophie Karen

From leather separates to two-toned trench coats, meet the Dawson and Deveraux designer who's restyling classic wardrobe essentials.

09/08/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Countdown To Runway

IDRS 15 Files #3: What Designer Victoria Postolit Is Crushing On

On her favorite seafood spot, designer must-haves, and why her daily attire may include a wet suit.

08/28/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Retail News

Uniqlo Announces Opening Date

Japanese fast-fashion (finally) comes to Bellevue this fall.

08/28/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Countdown to Runway

IDRS 15 Files #2: Behind the Scenes with Designer Rana Ottaviani

Inside the studio of the Turkish-born Bellevue designer.

08/25/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Countdown to Runway

IDRS 15 Files #1: What Designer Daniel Ressa Is Crushing On

On everyday denim, designer dream buys, and the Olympia folk singer he’d most like to meet

08/19/2015 By Aoife Reilly

Fast Fashion

Bellevue Is Getting a Zara This Fall

First Uniqlo and now this...

05/14/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Breaking News

Uniqlo Confirms Seattle-Area Location

At long last, the Japanese fast-fashion brand announces a Seattle-area opening.

04/06/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Road to the Runway

Are You Seattle's Next Top Designer?

The submission process for this year's Independent Designer Runway Showcase is on now. Find out how your looks could hit the catwalk this fall.

01/15/2015 By Amanda Zurita

Runway Report

We Were There: IDRS 2014

Ten exceptional emerging designers showcase their newest collections to a sold-out crowd at Bellevue Fashion Week.

09/30/2014 By Jeremy Buben

Slideshow

IDRS Files #10: Jenny Fort

09/11/2014

Countdown to runway

IDRS Files #10: Jenny Fort

Get back to basics with IDRS candidate Jenny Fort and her go-anywhere line of simply chic threads.

09/11/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #9: Tom Ordonio

He dressed the hottest local songstress, and he can probably tell you the history of the corset. This Seattle designer patches the past to the present with edge, glamor, and signature style.

09/08/2014 By Conor Romack

Runway Month

Runway, Your Way

Four must-see fashion shows happen this month; here’s how to decide which ones are just your style.

09/01/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #8: Deborah Roberts of Silvae

Illustration lends a highly specialized look to this designer's on-point, on-trend dresses and separates.

08/29/2014 By Laura Cassidy and Kelsey Kaufman

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #5: Brian Cuddy

The NYC native talks inspiration, digital prints, and jet setting.

08/01/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Slideshow

IDRS Files: Brian Cuddy

If you're into '70s geometrics and shift dresses, we just may have found your new sartorial soulmate.

08/01/2014

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #4: Rebekah Adams

Where military life meets the runway; get to know the local designer/army wife who upcycled her way into the competition.

07/29/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Slideshow

IDRS Files: Rebekah Adams

07/29/2014