Style File

Estate Is a Temple of Streetwear on Capitol Hill

David Lee keeps ’80s and ’90s pop culture alive through Pacific Northwest style.

05/01/2019 By Jonathan Olsen-Koziol

Designer Collaboration

David Beckham for H&M

Soccer-star underwear for dads?

06/05/2012 By Laura Cassidy


Men’s Fragrance at Barneys

Guys, here’s your chance to smell amazing.

04/27/2012 By Laura Cassidy

Spring Sale

Blackbird Spring Warehouse Sale

Once a year, the mostly men’s shop in Ballard marks down their bleeding edge style.

04/17/2012 By Laura Cassidy

New Merchandise

Just Landed: Heller’s Cafe at Ian

One of the world’s foremost vintage Americana collectors is a Seattleite, but until now, you couldn’t really see his favorite stuff.

10/13/2011 By Laura Cassidy

Seattle Style News

Model Behavior: Heffner Takes Manhattan

Seattle Met’s spring ’11 model and a local drummer make headlines on

09/15/2011 By Laura Cassidy

New Merchandise

Just Landed: Alden x Blackbird

Local men’s store teams up with heritage boot makers in New England to make Seattle-centric footwear.

09/09/2011 By Laura Cassidy


Sale: Road Apparel

Now through Labor Day: Summer savings and buy-one-get-one-free menswear at Road.

08/12/2011 By Saba Sulaiman

Retail News

What’s Your Take On … Gentlemen’s Consignment?

The Madison Park men’s shop has shuttered. Do Seattle men need good consignment options?

07/11/2011 By Laura Cassidy


Popup: Ampersand as Apostrophe and Funk Royal Optics

Funky eyeware and the It bag at Deli in May and June.

04/29/2011 By Katie Ormsby


Coming Soon: Road Apparel’s Madras Collection

Get your socially responsible prep on with the local brand’s spring line. A portion of the profits benefit an Indian charity.

04/15/2011 By Katie Ormsby


Trunk Show: Vim Beget at Blackbird

Seattle designer Billy Bartels shows his world-sourced metal accessories in Ballard. There will be tarot readings, too.

03/17/2011 By Laura Cassidy


Retail News: Blackbird Expands

Ballard’s essential menswear shop is opening a second location slightly south…in Portland.

02/10/2011 By Laura Cassidy


Classic Gifts VI: Watch It

Think about gifts that keep on giving, for generations, at the brand new Omega shop in the Fairmont Olympic.

12/17/2010 By Laura Cassidy


Classic Gifts III: Use Your Head

Keep their ears warm and foster worldwide community for about 30 bucks.

12/14/2010 By Laura Cassidy


Slideshow: Punctuation by Tarboo

Small-batch men’s shirting, made in Seattle, built to last.



Just Landed: The Graduate

Local letterman’s jackets for postgrads at Deli: pretty cool.

11/09/2010 By Laura Cassidy


Color Theory #2

Butch Blum’s Kay Smith-Blum gives a simple answer to a big question.

09/17/2010 By Laura Cassidy


Meet the Shopkeepers: The Industry

Hoping to make friends with a lightweight bomber jacket this fall?

08/26/2010 By Malika Ritchie