Friday, April 20, 2018

Category Archives: Fashion

Salon Services and Wine at The Beauty Bar in Seattle’s Ravenna Neighborhood
Located in the Ravenna neighborhood near University Village, The Beauty Bar offers a wide range of services for nails, hair, lashes, waxing, tinting and skincare. After its soft opening in April, The Beauty Bar has quickly ramped up business in the past few months. As an added guest perk, they offer a complimentary glass of wine, champagne or beer along with any service for guests ages 21 and older for the ultimate salon experience. Perfect for some-after work relaxation and self-care or a weekend girls date.  (more…)
Spring Cleaning: Selling Your Stuff on thredUp (Conclusion: Try Tradesy Instead)
Encouraging consumers to live in a more collective, sharing economy. thredUP is a fashion resale website for consumers to buy and sell secondhand clothing online. Order a free Clean Out Kit, pack it with your gently used or new brand name items, send it back. I’ve tried selling on Poshmark and on Tradesy as well as locally at Plato’s Closet. thredUP ranks third, in front of Plato’s Closet. Here’s my thredUP review. (more…)
Seattleite Spotlight: Brandon Harkless of New Constitution Clothing
Sophisticated, high quality urban wear. New Constitution Clothing (NCC) is a Bellevue-based company featuring unisex clothing designed to provide a longer, slimmer, tailored fit. It gives a sophisticated look, complementing your frame no matter your size. The logo is subtle, and the fit, look, and feel of the designs speak for themselves. NCC uses high-quality Peruvian cotton and you can feel the difference. We had the chance to sit down with owner, Brandon Harkless, to talk about his company. (more…)
Combatant Gentlemen partners with Nordstrom for pop-in series, Heartbreakers II, March 4-5
Combatant Gentlemen, the vertically-integrated e-retailer is disrupting the menswear industry with 100% Italian wool suits starting at $160. Last month, they announced their partnership with Nordstrom for their newest Pop In@Nordstrom series, Heartbreakers II, led by the Seattle-based retailer’s VP of Creative Projects, Olivia Kim. The company will host an in-store event at the downtown Seattle Nordstrom on Friday and Saturday this week, March 4-5th. Additionally, the line will be available online at (more…)
Shop Seattle: 10 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Sweetie (Under $50*)
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner (Sunday, February 14th). Here are our staff picks featuring products from local Seattle stores. (more…)
Shop Seattle: 8 Winter Must-Haves
It’s cold, it’s wet, it’s January. It’s time to bundle up with warm clothing and accessories. Here’s a non-exhaustive list of staff picks from our favorite local Seattle shops. We love to shop local and support our community’s small businesses.  (more…)
Top 4 Blowout Bars in the Greater Seattle Area
Having great hair can make any day better. If you’re not familiar, “blowouts” are simple treatments that include a wash and style. Stylists can make your hair wavy, voluminous, or straight. Blow dry bars in Seattle haven’t caught on the way they have in Los Angeles and New York and we’re not sure why—it is a lovely experience having someone wash, dry, and style your hair. At 30% of what a haircut would cost, it leaves you feeling glamorous with event-ready hair that you didn’t have to do yourself!  (more…)
Shop Local Upcoming: Urban Craft Uprising, Makers Holiday Popup & BadWill Market Popup
URBAN CRAFT UPRISING | SATURDAY & SUNDAY, DECEMBER 5-6 Seattle’s largest indie craft fair will be Saturday and Sunday December 5th – 6th. This is the perfect opportunity to pick out handmade goods for your friends and family this holiday season. This highly popular event has been running in Seattle since 1995 and currently happens twice a year. The show is carefully curated with over 150 vendors. More than 16,000 fans will attend the event over the course of the weekend. (more…)
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