strategy meeting

Confession: by day, I work in the corporate world. I’m certainly not complaining about it, as I’ve been lucky enough to land at a good company in Seattle working with smart, driven people who are also a joy to be around. But for all of the positives a 9-to-5 can provide, one of the inescapable facets of corporate culture, even at my company, is the use of empty business jargon...

the September issue

Yes, yes, I know: it’s only mid-August, and summer feels like it’s barely just touched down in the 206. It’s impossible to ignore, though: school supplies are flying off grocery store shelves in preparation for the kids going back for another year, it is starting to get dark a bit earlier (le sigh), and fall fashions have been in display windows for weeks now. The September issue of Elle arrived...

housekeeping

Some of you may have noticed that I’ve added a new ‘Favorite Seattle Shops’ feature on the right-hand side of the site page. I wanted to take a few moments to explain my criteria to be listed as a ‘Favorite’, for this city is chock full of boutiques, departments stores, and other purveyors of all things wearable. In an effort to encourage and support local talent, I’ve decided to forgo...