Making It

Best of the Northwest Craft Show

What's the shopping equivalent of locavorism? The Best of the Northwest Craft Show. Shop handmade goods from local artists and craftspeople during this two-day event.

03/01/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Front Row Fashion

Save the Date: Product Runway

Seattle's top interior design firms make fashion out of hardware when they ditch rooms for the runway at the fourth annual Product Runway design challenge.

02/25/2013 By Laura Cassidy

What to Buy Now

BZR Ombre Tights

Check out the stylish local legwear that has taken the web by storm.

02/22/2013 By Amanda Zurita

What to Buy Now

Just Landed: Tarboo Bags

A favorite locally based design team issues a set of smart totes and packs for the city and beyond.

02/21/2013 By Abiola Akanni

Locally Designed

Wyatt Orr's Spring Line

What feels like butter and clouds and looks like a chic dream? The locally produced line coming soon to Les Amis.

01/31/2013 By Laura Cassidy


East Meets West Sale

With six designers and retailers under one roof, and discounts up to 75 percent, this could be the sale of the season.

01/30/2013 By Erica Thompson

Treat Yourself

Shamila Jiwa at Theo Chocolates

The city's color-obsessed jeweler brings her beautifully cut gems to Seattle's premier chocolate shop.

01/29/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Seattle Designers

Michael Cepress Wants a Kickstart

The Seattle designer is hoping to raise $50,000 for his '70s-inspired mens and womens collections.

01/24/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Light Up Your Life

Sale: Glassybaby

You know how deal seekers and style hunters love to stand in a line? It'll be no different at this year's Seconds Sale in Madrona.

01/22/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Retail Opening

New! Sassafras in Belltown

Belltown's newest boutique features handmade clothing, jewelry, and accessories from over 25 Northwest designers.

01/18/2013 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

New Collection

Ruby by Cameron Levin

The local eco-conscious designer launches a spring resort collection inspired by fiery Spanish flamenco.

01/11/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Move it

Sample Sale: Rian and Poverty Flats Bags

Local handbag designer Rian Berry is moving to New York. Score discounted satchels and sacks at the company's farewell sample sale.

01/08/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Rock This

Meet the Designer: DNA

Fashion stole the studded look from the street—or, in this Seattle-based designer's case, from the hills of Eastern Washington.

12/27/2012 By Abiola Akanni

Chic on a Budget

Dress Code: Budget New Year's Eve

Five dress ideas for less? No problem. We have you covered—in sparkles and jewels.

12/24/2012 By Abiola Akanni

Same Store, New Objects

This Natural World at Object

You're invited to celebrate earthy workwear and worn-in couture, and the end of the world, at this artful Belltown gallery/shop.

12/21/2012 By Laura Cassidy

Point and Click

Meet the Shopkeeper: Craft and Culture

Hana Ryan Wilson and Jason Parker are sourcing a world of life and style and building a beautifully moody online shopping experience up on Capitol Hill.

12/17/2012 By Laura Cassidy


Blak Designmart Popup Shop

Thirty-plus local designers, artisans, and stuff makers come together for this specially curated holiday shopping event.

12/11/2012 By Amanda Zurita

Gifted Giving

Shop It: Helen Sharp and Bremelo Press Studio Sale

Handmade high-end knits and fine letterpress goods get together in the studio for your holiday shopping pleasure.

12/10/2012 By Laura Cassidy

What to Buy Now

Holiday Item of the Moment: Diane Katz Silks

Shibori-dyed silk from Tacoma's Diane Katz; something like a heritage brand from the psychedelic past, for the earthy future.

12/06/2012 By Laura Cassidy