Forget Fashion Week

September is Runway Month

Save these dates, people: there's a trio of big-time Seattle and Bellevue fashion events headed your way.

07/07/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #2: Klad Apparel

Vaguely goth, intimately Nordic, very Seattle—yet Melanie Trygg's line manages to reference Chloe and pop music, too.

06/30/2014 By Laura Cassidy and Kelsey Kaufman

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #1: What Designer April Pride is Crushing On

On Instagram, ice tea, vintage jean jackets, and the ever-present excuse to get dressed up.

06/20/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Department of Tourism

What Would Diane von Furstenberg Do (in Seattle and Bellevue)?

The iconic fashion designer—she of the new shop at Bellevue Square—gives us her top 7 picks in Seattle and the Eastside.

06/05/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Fierce Competition

The Who's Who of the Independent Designer Runway Show 2014

Allow us to introduce you to the ten Seattle fashion designers selected to show their work in this year's Bellevue Fashion Week showcase at the Bellevue Collection.

04/29/2014 By Laura Cassidy

New Neighbors

Diane von Furstenberg Opens in Bellevue

The veteran designer brings her iconic looks to Bellevue this May.

04/28/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Retail News

Dolce & Gabbana Cosmetics: a Bellevue Nordstrom Exclusive

Bellevue Square's Nordstrom designer department features a shop-in-shop for the luxe Italians, and now their makeup department carries the line's other pretty things.

04/25/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Runway to the Runway

Seattle's Next Top Designer (Is It You?)

The submission process for Bellevue Collection's hotly anticipated Independent Designer Runway Show is ON. Find out what you need to know to get your looks on the runway for 2014.

02/14/2014 By Laura Cassidy


The Best of the Independent Designer Runway Show

Top ready-to-wear pieces from local designers, straight from the September 2013 competition.

12/01/2013 By Laura Cassidy


Slide Show: Best in Class

Top ready-to-wear pieces from local designers, straight from the September 2013 competition


Fashionable Fundraising

Let's Party: The Met Pages' Best-Dressed Bash

When you save the date for the Met Pages' sartorial celebration, you're helping raise money and shoot down tired cliches at the same time.

11/04/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Retail News

Introducing Intermix

Rag and Bone, J Brand, Equipment, Herve Leger, Alexis Bittar, and more are new at the Bellevue Collection's Bellevue Square when Intermix opens on October 30.

10/25/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Runway Report

We Were There: IDRS 2013

The winners—they're all winners!—of this year's Independent Designer Runway Show at Bellevue Fashion Week.

09/27/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Hello, Angels

Victoria's Secret Angel in Town

You voted and Seattle came out a winner: Victoria's Secret Candice Swanepoel stopped by Bellevue Square on the U.S of Angels Summer Swim Tour.

07/15/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Wedding Wednesday

Item of the Moment: Anne Sylvain Clutch

Anne Sylvain designer Patricia Raskin offers an exotic leather clutch inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright.

05/29/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Where We've Been Lately

Goings On: Bellevue Collection's Spring Fashion Show

A recap of the recent early morning spring fashion show at the Bellevue Collection. No, we didn't save you a cinnamon roll. Sorry.

04/30/2013 By Abiola Akanni

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

Game On

Let's Do This: Independent Designer Runway Show

The eleven Seattle-area designers picked to compete in 2013's locally focused Bellevue Fashion Week show.

04/01/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Dwelling Spaces

Living in Style Home Event at the Bellevue Collection

The Eastside hosts Living in Style, a home decor event featuring decorating tips, unique displays, and workshops throughout Bellevue Square.

01/17/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Local Designers

Calling All Independent Designers

Bellevue Fashion Week 2013 will include the second annual Independent Designer Showcase. Will you be in it?

01/15/2013 By Laura Cassidy