WE'VE BEEN FRAMED

Summon Brighter Days with These Unique Sunglasses

Trendy pastel frames with colored lenses, unexpected patterns like split-tone and checkers, and performance sunglasses that actually look cool.

06/17/2022 By Zoe Sayler

TREND FORECAST

Shop 5 Summer Trends Fresh-Picked by Seattle Style Experts

Vegan leather Aritzia skirts, chunky Vagabond sandals, layer-ready mesh shirts, and more of what's trending in summer 2022.

06/07/2022 By Zoe Sayler Photography by Patrick Tak

LATE BLOOMERS

5 Trends Giving Us New Life This Spring

Pops of magenta and lime green, matching sets, and classic trench coats all made our list of the best spring fashion trends of the year.

03/16/2022 By Zoe Sayler

Obsession

Dr. Martens and Blundstones Are Seattle’s Anti-Obsession

Seattle's favorite chelsea boot is more than just protection from the rain, and it will outlive any fad.

10/27/2021 By Sophie Grossman

A Fresh Start

2019 Sartorial Predictions from Style-Minded Seattleites

More style "risk-taking," more "bold fashion choices." But, "Less GoreTex. Less Crocs. Less workout nostalgia."

01/03/2019 By Rosin Saez

2018 Look Back

The Year in Seattle Style

Bright vibes for spring, textures in fall, natural dyes all year round—what were our favorite style moments in 2018? Let us count down the ways...

12/26/2018 By Rosin Saez With Seattle Met Staff

Trend

All-Day Cafes Are a Byproduct of Seattle's New Work Culture

These stylish coffee-to-wine destinations have a symbiotic relationship with the city's new workforce.

09/19/2017 By Allecia Vermillion

Trend

With Natural Wine, Each Bottle Has Its Own Personality

For the growing number of Seattle restaurants that embrace this winemaking style, that’s exactly the point.

01/23/2017 By Stefan Milne

Year in Review

At Least We Had Poke

This year was rough. But here's to the humble Hawaiian comfort food that swept Seattle in 2016.

12/30/2016 By Rosin Saez

Hidden Seattle

There's a Restaurant In There? Seattle's Tucked-Away Dining Spaces

Brick-and-mortar retailers are cranking the allure of their physical spaces by offering food and drink.

11/16/2016 By Kathryn Robinson

Wash and Wear

Sassoon Launches New Style Collection

Just when you thought you couldn't change the classic bob, Sassoon introduces the mob.

11/08/2016 By Colleen Williams

Cone-Based Trends

Soft Serve Takes Over Seattle

It's not just for the drive-thru anymore.

09/03/2015 By Caroline Ferguson

Super Shoes

Seahawks Item of the Moment: Brooks Emerald Chariot Sneaker

They may not be golden, but these new shoes are bound to be the talk of the Seatown.

01/30/2015 By Olivia Tinsley

Habitat

Trend Alert: Brass, Copper, and Gold Shine at Home

Warm metallic finishes are the decor accents of the moment.

02/01/2014 By Angela Cabotaje

Year of the Vegetable

Seattle's 2014 Food Trends Predicted

The city's restaurant professionals weigh in on what to expect when you dine out this year.

01/06/2014 By Chelsea Lin

Make Yourself at Home

Trend Crossover: Spring Color

This spring we're decorating in Technicolor. From neon brights to pretty pastels, here are six ways to color your home wonderful.

04/30/2013 By Angela Cabotaje

Slideshow

Slide Show: Four Seattle Salons Offering the Hair Chalking Trend

Want to rock rainbow locks without the long-term commitment? We rounded up four Seattle salons offering the latest in temporary hues: hair chalking.

04/15/2013

Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

Where to Get Hair Chalked in Seattle

Want to rock rainbow locks without the long-term commitment? We rounded up four Seattle salons offering the latest in temporary hues: hair chalking.

04/15/2013 By Amanda Zurita

What to Buy Now

Just Landed: Grunge Redux at Jack Straw

Ready to take the '90s for another spin? The new Dries van Noten collection at Jack Straw offers a pretty chic option.

04/05/2013 By Laura Cassidy