Showcasing Seattle’s unique fashion scene, one boutique designer at a time.
One year ago, Hana Ryan Wilson and her creative partner, Jason Parker, launched Craft & Culture – an online boutique that spotlights the world of independent design. Wilson, a Port Townsend native and UW alum, says she and Parker were inspired by the successes (and struggles) of their many friends who make a living within Seattle’s diverse design community. With Craft & Culture, they hope to introduce the work of these artists to (more…)
Clothing with a credo.
If the dominant theme in mainstream Hip Hop – and by extension popular street wear styles – is sex, money and substance abuse, it’s the undercurrents are where you find the flipside of the fast life.
Seattle is the home to an estimated 240 fashion designers, and as of a few months ago, local retail heavy-hitters are starting to take notice. (more…)
Art and culture have inspired fashion designers for centuries. Now, fashion inspires art and technology with digital installation artist, Miguel Chevalier’s “8 ties” installation at the Bravern. Drawing from the new Hermès Heavy Twill collection, (more…)
Celebrated designer, writer, stylist and philanthropist, Rachel Roy, recently revealed her new shoe collection at the Nordstrom flagship, and we got a few moments to ask all about her new work, styling for Michelle Obama, and more. (more…)
Update your wardrobe with a few stylish accessories and instantly look fashionable for fall!
Personal style is all about the details; a simple keychain or new pair of shoes can say a lot about who you are. By adding a few new accessories your fashionable fall look will go from runway to real way. (more…)
Independent Designer Runway Show kicks off Fashion Week.
Fashion Week at the Bellevue Collection is in its seventh year but this will be the first year that local, independent designers get to have their styles showcased on the same stage of the industry’s most popular brands. 10 local designers were chosen earlier this summer to participate in this (more…)