Saturday, December 7, 2013

Holiday Shopping Wishlist: Karan Dannenberg Clothier



Capture the magic of the holiday season by heading to Belltown and shopping locally from Karan Dannenberg Clothier. Since 1997, Karan Dannenberg has been wardrobing clients with gorgeous apparel and accessories from brands like Nicole Miller, Rock Star Jewelry, Cookie Johnson, Creenstone, Mackage, Mandy Moon Vintage, Alberto Makali, Sympli, SW3 and more. Here are a few of our favorite holiday gifts that you'll find in store now. Karan Dannenberg and her team will even help with gift wrapping and shipping!

Shopping tip: Make a day of it! Shop for your holiday gifts at the boutique and then head next door to Local 360 for brunch. (Don't miss the Ginger Grapefruit mimosa!)



Gift Idea #1- A beautiful Creenstone coat
This season in store you'll find sophisticated outerwear by Creenstone. Based out of Amsterdam, Creenstone specializes in crafting beautiful coats that are feminine, flattering and functional. Multiple sizes, styles and colors are in stock now. These warm coats make a great gift that will last for years to come.












Gift Idea #2- Rock Star Jewelry 
Magnolia-based Rock Star Jewelry is the perfect gift for the girl who has everything. Designer Martha Driver uses gorgeous gemstones and crafts each piece by hand. The line includes beautiful statement necklaces, colorful earrings, and bracelets that can take outfits from day to evening in no time.



Gift Idea #3- A cozy caplet
Stay warm this season and wrap yourself in a colorful double knit cape by Lombaggi. Side buttons give the illusion of sleeves on this easy to wear piece that is perfect for layering on a cold day.







Gift Idea #4- The Perfect Holiday Dress
New York-based designer Yoana Baraschi makes it easy to hit the holiday party circuit in style this year with her sparkly quarter-sleeve sequin dress.












Gift Idea #5- A holiday-inspired eyeglass case
Whiting and Davis want to make storing your glasses safe and stylish. We love these adorable cases that won't get lost in your purse and make excellent stocking stuffers.















Can't decide? Gift certificates are also available!

Karan Dannenberg Clothier
2232 First Ave. 
Seattle, WA 98121
(206) 441-3442
Find information about new arrivals, upcoming events and more on Facebook!



Thursday, December 5, 2013

Shop local and get cozy at the Cashmere Holiday Party


Join three local cashmere companies at Trillium Custom Tailoring in Bellevue on Thursday, December 12th for a special Cashmere Holiday party! Featured lines include Paychi Guh, BENU and Mere Basics. (You may remember Paychi Guh and BENU from the Independent Designer Runway Show in Bellevue.) At the event you'll also have the opportunity to meet designer Kathleen Baxley of Mere Basics. The company just launched it's first online boutique and the entire product line makes the perfect gift! Shop local for the holidays and don't miss out on this great event!

What: Cashmere Holiday Party

When: Thursday, Dec. 12th, 2013 from 6-8pm

Where: Trillium Custom Tailoring 10500 NE 8th St. Bellevue (Inside Bellevue Place)

Here's a look at our top picks from the designers!

Multi color handknitted cashmere scarf by BENU

Mere Basics pure cashmere leggings

Paychi Guh Everyday Scoop cashmere sweater

{far4} hosts Shana Luther pop-in tonight from 5-8pm


Join Seattle boutique {far4} for a Shana Luther pop-up party tonight from 5-8pm. The Brooklyn-based handbag line will be available for a limited time only in Seattle, so stop by, socialize and get your holidays shopping done in style. 

The Shana Luther design philosophy is simple: modern, clean design made with thoughtfully sourced materials and impressive craftsmanship. Luxurious yet tough, these designs are meant to be worn. To ensure quality control, the entire line is manufactured right here in the U.S.A. Check out this great video for a behind the scenes look of the manufacturing process. 



What: Shana Luther pop-in at {far4}

When: Thursday, December 5, 2013 from 5-8pm

Where: {far4} 1020 First Ave. Seattle, WA 98104

RSVP: For a chance to win a Shana Luther wallet RSVP now 

Event Hashtag: #ShanaLutherFar4

Wednesday, December 4, 2013

For those that love the outdoors: The Patagonia Legacy Collection


In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Patagonia is bringing back 10 timeless favorites just in time for holiday gift giving.  These Legacy Collection vintage classics are re-interpreted with modern materials and design lines that are available exclusively in Patagonia stores and online at Patagonia.com. 




Featured styles include the classic Patagonia all-wear down jacket (available in 2 colors), the Special Edition quilted vest, and the Post Foamback Cagoule rain poncho. 


Additional holiday gift ideas include the Kleen Kanteen stainless steel water bottle, the Patagonia Expedition Sewing Kit, and the Patagonia Powder Town beanie. 


Patagonia
2100 First Ave. 
Seattle, WA 98121
You can also find Patagonia on Facebook.




Shop Local at the Amex + Delta Pop-Up


Going on now through December 23rd you can shop for all your holiday gifts at a special American Express + Delta Pop-Up Shop taking place in Downtown Seattle. Each week has a different theme and this week, it's beauty & fashion. Shop from local vendors including Clementine, Zebra Club, Mishu, Kimberly Baker, Blackbird, April Pride and more. The Pop-up runs daily from 10am until 7pm and stays open an hour later on Friday and Saturday nights. Happy Shopping!

American Express + Delta Pop-Up Shop
55 University Street
(Located at Alki Arts at Harbor Steps)
Seattle, WA 98101