fall '17 fashion line-up
October 5: Seattle Start Up Week // Panel Discussion on Early Branding Pitfalls, sponsored by Chase Business. Panelists include Sydney Mintle of Gossip & Glamour, Avi Soor and Antonio Smith of the Seattle Gents, and more. Tickets are free. More info http://bit.ly/SEAstartupweek.
November 10: Wine Women & Shoes at The Fairmont, a benefit event for Olive Crest Foundation. Tickets are on sale now. Click here for more info.
Fashion fans celebrated to onset of fall with a special screening of Issac Mizrahi's 1995 fashion documentary 'Unzipped' at Pacific Place on Thursday, Sept 7th sponsored by Gossip & Glamour and Seattle magazine. Select style influencers also participated in a 90s-inspired photoshoot shot by photographer Christian Parroco in partnership with Styled Seattle. View the official recap here.
Blue Nile kicked off the summer season with a roof top party for Seattle fashion influencers in partnership with Gossip & Glamour on Thursday, June 15th at Galvanize. Guests were treated to hair and make-up by Seattle salon Coupe Rokei and had the chance to meet Blue Nile staff and experience the full assortment of fine jewelry carried by the e-commerce site.
On Wednesday, June 14th, Gossip & Glamour helped flora & henri open the doors to their brand-new concept shop in Pioneer Square. The 3,000 square-foot-store is a must-visit shopping destination in Seattle. The product assortment includes childrenswear, women's clothing, men's accessories, gifts, and home goods. The store is located at 401 First Ave. S.
Seattle Sewn Fundraiser - Fashion enthusiasts and industry players in the city gathered at The Riveter on Capitol Hill to support the Seattle Sewn iniative working to bring apparel production back to Seattle. The event was a collaboration between Gossip & Glamour and Seattle Made. Industry supporters also included Suk Chai of SCHAI and Davora Linder from Prairie Underground. Read the full recap here.
Seattle style blogger Jennifer Lovin hosted a summer skin care event at the University Village Skin Spirit location. Special guests included RN Pinky Elliot and Master Aesthetician Kavina Ladean. Read the full recap here.
Style blogger Andrew Hoge hosted a men's skin care event at Skin Spirit in collaboration with Gossip & Glamour. Special guests included George Baxter-Holder and reps from Allergan. Read the full recap here.
Seattle fashion bloggers gathered at Pacific Place on May 16th to learn how to blog and stay legal. The event produced in collaboration with Lee & Hayes, LLC covered a variety of topics including proper photo credits, how to set up your blog as a business, and what to know when signing contracts with brands.
Macy's celebrated spring style in Bellevue on Saturday, April 8th with curated looks pulled by Darcy Camden of Styled Seattle, Jennifer Lovin of What Jenn Wore, and Carolyn Yuen Marino of Hey Pretty Thing. Click here to read the recap and view event photos.
Over 100+ Seattle style bloggers gathered at The Thompson in Seattle on Saturday, March 25th for the 2nd annual Style Summit presented by Gossip & Glamour. The event included a series of panel discussions and targeted networking opportunities designed to connect the Seattle style blogging community. Featured speakers included Moorea Seal, Alan Gertner, Jenny Keller, Jessica Branning, Sammy Scharg, Tiffany Ishiguro, Brandy Brown, and more. View official event photos here. Check out the official event recap here.
A small group of style bloggers and influencers gathered at My Style Suite at Westfield Southcenter for a private preview of the JAG x Fitcode Denim Fit Lab on February 9th. Hosted by Darcy Camden of Styled Seattle, the event invited guests to find the perfect pair of JAG jeans using Fitcode technology. Fitcode founder Rian Buckley was in attendance along side Connie Maynard, President of Jag Jeans to greet guests and answer questions about the partnership. View photos from the private preview here: http://bit.ly/FitLab. A public event took place on Saturday, February 18th.
Neiman Marcus welcomed a packed house for it's spring fashion event on Wednesday, February 8th. The event featured a runway show of 48-looks complete with statement accessories and must-have bags. Click here to view the full photo gallery.
On January 24th local stylists gathered to preview the Spring 2017 Buki collection at WOW Studios and meet founder Joey Rodolfo to learn more about the Seattle pop-up and plans for growth in the new year.
Blue Nile hosted a private VIP event on December 8th to celebrate the launch of the brand-new "webroom" in Bellevue. Guests enjoyed a diamond & fashion pairing presentation while also perusing select gift items for the holidays.
The Spa at Four Seasons popped up at Pacific Place for a one-night-only event on Tuesday, December 6th. Guests enjoyed mini spa treatments from iS Clinical, Skinceuticals, and Eminence Organics. Guests also received mini manicures by Smith & Cult, a new line now available at the spa. A full photo gallery from the event can be found here.
Local skincare line Susan Grace partnered with Jennifer Jedda of JJCaprices.com for Holiday Pop-Up shop at Pacific Place on Saturday, November 26th to coincide with small business Saturday. Both brands enjoyed a successful Saturday with shoppers flowing in and out of the space to learn more about the brands and shop for holiday gifts.
The style set gathered at Neiman Marcus in Bellevue on Saturday, Nov. 19th for the ultimate holiday party featuring a fashion presentation and panel discussion. Featured panelists included Megan Park of The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Katie Dixon of FOX Master Chef, and Jade Frampton of Elle magazine. Check out a full gallery of event images here.
On November 14, Jujubeet opened at 'The Deck' on South Lake Union along side Li'l Woody's Burgers and Evergreen Salads. The new location marks the company's fifth location in the Greater Seattle area.
The annual Wine Women & Shoes Gala took place on November 10th at The Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Downtown Seattle. The sold-out charity event raised over $238,000 for the Olive Crest foundation, providing critical funding for foster care children in the Pacific Northwest.
Buki opened the doors of their new holiday pop-up shop on Saturday, November 5, 2016. Guests got to experience the collection in person and peruse the assortment of limited-edition Buki holiday Bento Boxes. The store located at 1826 Sixth Ave. in downtown Seattle will be open now through Dec. 31, 2016.
The Gossip & Glamour team helped celebrate the grand opening of Robbins Brothers in Bellevue at a special event on Oct. 20th. Co-hosted by Cassandra LaValle of Coco + Kelley, the event gave guests an opportunity to check out coveted designer jewelry lines and learn more about the eco-friendly E3 diamonds. Click here for event photos.
Goodwill Seattle hosted a fall fashion event featuring beauty expert Tiffany Lowry and Joanna Hawley of Jojotastic on Wednesday, October 12. The event gave guests a sneak peak of the Goodwill Glitter Sale, explored Halloween Hair and Make-up, and inspired guests with holiday decor and tablescapes. Check out the event photos on the Gossip & Glamour Facebook fan page.
Fresh Tangerine launched their latest collection, Metamorphosis, to an intimate group of Seattle editors and influencers at the Pioneer Square showroom. Shop the entire line handmade in Seattle and priced under $100 at FreshTangerine.com. Check out the event photos on the Gossip & Glamour Facebook fan page.
Neiman Marcus #OntheCUSP fall trend event featuring Brittany Streissguth, Karlie Rae, Aika Yokoyama, Megan Little, and Lisa Dawn. Full event photos can be found on the Gossip & Glamour Facebook fan page.
Buki early access goes LIVE at www.bukibrand.com. Pop-up announced for downtown Seattle running Nov. 4 - Dec. 31st. More info to come.
September 14, 2016
Styled Seattle x Gossip & Glamour Fall '16 trend event at the Styled Seattle Pop-Up at Pacific Place in partnership with ATGstores.com. Full photos can be found on the Gossip & Glamour FB photo gallery.
On August 20th Gossip & Glamour gathered style bloggers in the city for Style Lab, a half-day workshop featuring local bloggers including Allison Wagner of West Coast Aesthetic, Julianna Christianson of Blush & Camo, and McKenna Moe of The Modern Mosaic. The event consisted of three workshops covering a variety of blogger-centric topics including branding, copywriting, and content sharing via social media. Event images can be found here.
On August 10th Neiman Marcus in Bellevue gathered the style community together for a fall trend event featuring local tastemakers including Rosaline Hampton of Rosaline Hampton Inc., Terri Morgan of TCM Models, and Jennifer McCullum of Seattle magazine. The event produced by Gossip & Glamour was emceed by Darcy Camden of Styled Seattle and featured seasonal style picks from the Neiman Marcus 'It List'. Event photos can be found here.
On June 7th Gossip & Glamour produced an MTV House of Style-inspired DIY event at Seattle Goodwill. Featured designer Jordan Christianson of Jonquil and Mr. Black served as the master of ceremonies and provided guests with creative design inspiration. Guests spend the evening socializing and getting crafty with items found at Goodwill. View the event photo gallery here.
Susan Grace joined Swink Style Bar for a summer beauty event on Thursday, June 2nd at the University Village Swink Style Bar location. She greeted guests, answered summer skincare questions and showcased her Partly Sunny Skincare line along with the arrival of the new travel-sized Vitamin D facial mist. Make-up artist Tiffany Lowry was also be on hand to share her top beauty secrets for summer. Guests enjoyed refreshments, product demos, swag bags and more. Event photos can be found here.
In May, Moorea Seal celebrated two years at her brick-and-mortar boutique in Belltown and three years at MooreaSeal.com. Seattleites gathered to help celebrate at the VIP Anniversary party hosted by Gossip & Glamour. Editors from local magazines along with style bloggers from all over the city were in attendance to shop, celebrate Moorea, and sip champagne. A photo gallery from the event can be found here.
The Style Boss series hosted by Westfield Southcenter ran April 26th through May 10th. A variety of local style bloggers were featured including Lisa Drogin of Story of my Dress, Aika of Aika's Love Closet, Rebecca of Blogger Not Billionaire, Megan Pribble of Diary of this Girl, Jenn Haskins of Hello Rigby, Sasha Johnson of Minted Method, Brenda Bird of From Me With Love and Olga of Explore your Bliss. Guests of the series enjoyed styling demonstrations, fashion shows, presentations and beauty tips/tricks by featured experts. A portion of the proceeds from the series were donated to Dress for Success Seattle. A photo gallery from the Street Style event can be found here.
Jennifer Jedda of JJ Caprices hosted a spring trunk show at Wolford located in Bellevue at the Bravern on Thursday, May 5th. Guests enjoyed refreshments and light bites as they pursed the global assortment of accessories curated from artisans around the world. Shop the assortment in advance at www.jjcaprices.com. Learn more about JJ Caprices by watching the brand video!
The Ultimate Fashion Industry Co-Storming Mashup brought together fashion leaders in the community with those actively working in the business of fashion for a day of brainstorming, problem-solving and mentorship in a unique think-tank structure on Saturday, April 30th at Coterie Worklounge. Part business coaching, part masterminding, Crave and Gossip & Glamour hand-picked mentors from all segments of the fashion industry including marketing, PR, business development and e-commerce, to help offer insight and alleviate pain points. Featured mentors included Joan Kelly of Fashion First, Jennifer Jedda of JJ Caprices, Andrea Wingert of Nordstrom/SkinnyPurse.com, Joyce Poon of Noir Lash Lounge, Kayla Boehme of Pipe & Row, Kim Kogane of Fresh Tangerine, and more.
Seattle's Chapter of Fashion Group International hosted a Fall/Winter trend event on April 21st at Zulily. Laura Cassidy, Senior Editor of Creative Projects, moderated a panel discussion of style experts to discuss fall fashion including Jennifer McCullum of Seattle magazine, Patricia Gorham, David Black of David Lawrence, and Sydney Mintle of Gossip & Glamour. Check out the full recap here.
Jujubeet opened it's first cafe concept on Monday, April 11th in downtown Bellevue. The new 1,000-square foot store located on Main Street features Jujubeet's signature menu of organic juices and smoothes, plus a new assortment of raw/vegan meals, a kids menu and a selection of Caffe Umbria Coffee. A grand opening party took place on Thursday, April 14th and guests enjoyed exclusive discounts and a meet & greet with co-founder Bianca Szyperski.
Bella Fiore Organic Med Spa on Queen Anne celebrated 4 years on the hill with a special Bella Bash on Tuesday, March 29th from 6-8pm. Featured guests included Inspire Pilates, Kari Gran Skin Care, and Jujubeet. Guests got to meet the Bella Fiore team, received complimentary skin care consultations, enjoyed healthy treats and wild-crafted goodness.
Fashion fans came together to celebrate spring fashion at Neiman Marcus in Bellevue for the On the Cusp event. Seasonal style picks were curated by local influencers including Carina Axelbrooke of Dressed up Dev, Gergana Ivanova of Fashion is my Forte, and Morgan Lillian of MorganLillian.com. Guests perused curated collections of spring fashion, enjoyed refreshments, and mingled with style bloggers in the city. A full recap can be found here.
The style blogging community came together on Saturday, March 19th for Stylish in Seattle, a half-day summit featuring interactive panel discussions with top fashion brands including Neiman Marcus, Brooks Running, Julep and more. Featured bloggers include Cassandra LaValle of Coco Kelley, Moorea Seal and Tiffany from T+J Designs. The event sold out a month in advance and a waitlist formed leading up to the event. A major thank you to everyone who came to lend their voice to the community and for the sponsors and volunteers who helped make it happen! Check out the recap and event images here.
It's trade show season! Mere Basics headed to the Curve Expo in Las Vegas to show the line to buyers at MAGIC.
Fashionistas from all over the city flocked to Neiman Marcus in Bellevue on February 10th for a special spring trend presentation produced in partnership Gossip & Glamour. The event included a curated presentation of spring fashion trends and featured insight from local tastemakers including Darcy Camden of Styled Seattle, Lisa Cole of Vanguard, and Jennifer McCullum of Seattle magazine.
Gossip & Glamour hosted and produced the launch party event for FELLER outerwear as part of the Wear Wednesday series at the W Seattle. Guests got to meet designer Wendy Feller and peruse the collection of wax cotton outerwear in anticipation of the fall 2016 launch. Learn at www.feller.clothing.
Gossip & Glamour participated in a CRAVE Seattle Co-storming event at Pike Place featuring a variety of business-savvy mentors including Jess Estrada, Lara Feltin, Jonna Bell and more. The morning was filled with insight and inspiration as mentors helped facilitate productive group brainstorming sessions.
Gossip & Glamour hosts "Diamonds & Desserts" at Robbins Brothers in Seattle to help guests shop for holiday gifts and to collect donations for the YWCA Dress for Success program.
Gossip & Glamour celebrated the holiday season with a special soiree at the Four Seasons Seattle. Fashion friends, fellow publicists and fans toasted to 5 years of fashion PR for Gossip & Glamour. BIG thank you to Crystal Southcote and Andrea Ikata from the Four Seasons for helping to put together such an amazing event!
Gossip & Glamour helped Uniqlo celebrate the opening of their first store in the Pacific Northwest with a VIP Grand Opening event featuring local editors, influencers, Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse and a special performance by The Flavr Blue.
In an effort to support and promote fall fashion in the city, Gossip & Glamour worked with Pacific Place and Seattle magazine to produce a 4-day style series called Style Up. The event highlighted Pacific Place retailers and featured seasonal fashion trends curated by local style bloggers. Check out pics from the events on social media using hashtag #StyleuPP.
To kick off the Halloween party season Goodwill partnered with Gossip & Glamour to host a special Halloween party for local influencers to showcase Halloween costume hacks and make-up tips.
Celebrating 12 years of fashion in the city, Fashion First hosted its annual runway show at the Showbox Sodo featuring local boutiques including Canopy Blue, La Ree, Ragamoffyns, Glittersweet and more. Gossip & Glamour client Glittersweet. Gossip & Glamour managed the pre-show media event and also hosted a style lounge on-site for fashion bloggers and media. Check out the official event video here.
Fashion First Happy Hour media event at (Re)Public on South Lake Union August 12th (Invite Only)
Boeing Classic Executive Women's Day event with sponsor Glittersweet Bags
CRAVE Seattle Urban Campfire event August 16th at Hotel Max featuring Gossip & Glamour client BEVÉE
Brooks Running fall fashion media preview and fashion show at Brooks Trailhead produced in partnership with Gossip & Glamour.
JJ Caprices launches Summer Travel campaign featuring a new destination each week with contributed content from Amanda Zurita, Travel Fashion Girl, Gergana Ivanova and more!
BEVÉE launches the #WomenthatDo campaign featuring noteworthy business women in the community including Bianca Szyperski of Jujubeet and more!
Gossip & Glamour gathers the style blogging community for a brunch at the Four Seasons Seattle in partnership with Seattle Style Society.
Gossip & Glamour helps to produce the "Rock the Detox" event featuring Bella Fiore Organic Med Spa, Heather Christo and and Kari Gran Skin Care.
JJ Caprices hosts a spring style global trunk show at Hotel Max in Downtown Seattle
Gossip & Glamour hosts the "Spring Style Edit" Wear Wednesday event at the W Seattle Check out the hashtag #WearWednesdays on social media.
Gossip & Glamour produces the launch party for ZebraClub.com with a special spring fashion trunk show in Seattle.
Gossip & Glamour founder Sydney Mintle speaks along side Jennifer Jedda of JJ Caprices for a special CRAVEfuel "Productivity" event at Skoah in Seattle.
Sad Shop Cards Pop-Up Shop at Nordstrom to celebrate Valentine's Day!
Gossip & Glamour hosts the Seattle Style Society blogger brunch at Motif Seattle to bring the style blogging community together.
Gossip & Glamour helps produce the Bella Fiore Fall Soiree featuring Kari Gran Skin Care in Seattle.
Gossip & Glamour helps introduce SEE Eyewear to the Pacific Northwest with a special party to celebrate the grand opening of their first store in Seattle.