Slideshow

Butch Blum's Moving Day

The thirty-year-old downtown department store vacated Fourth Ave in favor of a spot near Loulay on Sixth Ave. Here's how they did it.

03/11/2014

Changing It Up

Slide Show: Butch Blum's Moving Day

The 30-year-old downtown department store vacated Fourth Ave in favor of a spot near Loulay on Sixth Ave. Here's how it was done.

03/11/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Fit and Tied

April Pride at the Four Seasons

The innovative fashion biz behind the Dress sets up digs in some of downtown's coolest rooms to create a new world temporary boutique that's a lot like an old world atelier.

03/03/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Shopportunity

Designer Accessory Sale at Goodwill

Head to the U District to stock up on fringed purses and silk neck scarves during Goodwill's designer accessory sale.

03/03/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Sale Sale Sale

Everything Must Go at Butch Blum

Just days remain before the downtown retailer packs up and moves to a bigger space. The less they have to transport the better, which means big deals for you.

02/27/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Retail Supernews

First Look: Zara Seattle

The biggest thing to happen in downtown Seattle retail in, oh, maybe 15 years?, happens today, on February 13 at 10a, when Zara opens for business at Westlake Center.

02/13/2014 By Laura Cassidy Photography by Kirby Calvin

Recycled and Reused

Coming Soon: Goodwill on Cap Hill

Seattle vintage shoppers: brace yourselves. Deal-seekers: get ready! Northwest Recyclers: rejoice! Goodwill's Capitol Hill location arrives this spring.

02/11/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Faster Fashion

Zara to Open One Day Early

The fast fashion brand makes our week by announcing an early opening of February 13.

01/29/2014 By Amanda Zurita

Funky Frames

Slide Show: Rivet and Sway's New Chelsea Hall Collection

The Seattle-based women-only frames shop launches a new style-focused collection and reveals its first foray into sunglasses.

01/28/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Slideshow

Rivet and Sway's New Chelsea Hall Collection

The Seattle-based women-only frames shop launches a new style-focused collection and reveals its first foray into sunglasses.

01/28/2014

The Big One

Zara Seattle Opening This February

It's the news you've been waiting for: the fast fashion brand is set to open downtown February 13, 2014.

12/20/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Retail News

Jack Straw, Design Within Reach, and Baby and Co.: New Neighbors

Mark our words: The block at Virginia and First in Belltown is going to become a powerful style destination this spring.

12/20/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Wish Upon an App

Retail News: Sell Your Sole Launches App

The high-end women's resale boutique launches its first-ever app, and we've got the deets on how you can use it to make your fashion wishes come true.

12/19/2013 By Molly Warinsky

Out & About

Popup: Aether in the Parking Lot

It's not a food truck, it's not an urban campout, it's outerwear from California's Aether, in town through September 25.

09/17/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Demolition Derby

Tracking Melrose and Pine Retailers

Where to find Bauhaus's neighbors after the Melrose and Pine block goes down.

09/03/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Retail News

Coming Soon: Scotch and Soda at U Village

Trend-driven co-ed duds on the order of Zara and All Saints set to debut at U Village this fall.

09/03/2013 By Laura Cassidy

Retail Revamp

Nordstrom Beauty Spot

The department store rebrands its beauty department with personal stylists, a cool new website, and free samples.

08/29/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Fall 2013

Rivet and Sway New Collection Launch

The local eyewear purveyor would like to see you in a new pair of frames for fall.

08/19/2013 By Julia Kernerman

Retail News

Paper Hammer Expands Retail Space

The downtown staple for unique gifts and specialty stationery expands with new goods from its Tieton, WA factory.

08/09/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Big Brother

Required Reading: How Retailers Track Shoppers

Online shopping goes brick and mortar as retailers start tracking consumer behavior in store.

07/23/2013 By Amanda Zurita