Business Plans

Tarboo Wants to Build a Denim Factory

Help kick start the local brand's new denim ambitions.

11/25/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Shop It

Urban Craft Uprising's 10th Anniversary Craft Show

Seattle's largest indie craft show brings together hundreds of makers for a three-day, perfect-for-holiday-shopping sale.

11/11/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Shop It

Popup: Savvy Marketplace at Melrose Market Studios

Support local makers and get a head start on holiday shopping.

10/20/2014 By Amanda Zurita

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

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 #7: Calotype's Kristie Metcalf

Bright colors, digitally printed fabric, a dress for Kelly Osbourne: It all started with a My Little Pony sewing machine....

08/21/2014 By Conor Romack

Have to Haves

The Met Set: 4 Editor Must-Haves for August (Back-to-School Edition)

Sharpen your pencils and take note: We've rounded up our favorite school supplies and kids gear.

08/18/2014 Edited by Amanda Zurita

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #6: Mia Fioravanti

Her minimalist designs are inspired by her long family history in the wool industry, but the result is totally modern.

08/11/2014 By Conor Romack

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

Crafty

Urban Craft Uprising at the Seattle Street Food Fest

The city's independent craft market meets its biggest street-food event.

07/31/2014 By Amanda Zurita

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

Comings and Goings

Saying Goodbye to Far 4

The singular downtown home, gift, and lifestyle shop closes July 15.

07/11/2014 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

Pedal Pushers

Behind the Scenes: Greenlite Heavy Industries

Urban cyclist gear that falls higher on the fashion scale than head-to-toe Lycra, and it's made in Seattle.

06/23/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Summer glow

Glassybaby's Summer Seconds Sale

Snag a spot in line to the hottest, most charitable sale in town.

06/17/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Slideshow

Eat Local! 15 Pantry Must-Haves Made in Washington

The made-in-Washington pantry already brims with winners (Mama Lil's Peppers, Ballard Bee Honey, Boat Street Pickles). But these newcomers impart flavor by the smear, dollop, and spoonful.

06/10/2014