Seattle Shopping Guide

Belltown

Fancy

We love Sally Brock's whimsical line of sterling silver jewelry and appreciate her eye for finding other local designers and artists. This tiny shop is a treasure chest.
1914 Second Ave., 206-956-2945, fancyjewels.com

Products: Jewelry
Type of Store: Boutique

La Rousse

We head here for up-to-the-minute styles. Owner Amanda Rosenthal is known for her selection of one-off pieces that help you stay ahead of the fashion curve. She carries clothing from Anna Sui, Christopher Deane, Parkvogel, and a small but mighty stash of jewelry.
430 Virginia St., 206-448-1515, la-rousse.com

Products: Women's Clothing, Jewelry
Type of Store: Boutique

Polite Society

Everything in this boutique has been hand-selected by owner Eric Akines, who travels the world to find fashion-forward clothes and accessories from small, independent designers. Favorites include clothing from Copenhagen designers Baum und Pferdgarten and By Malene Birger, Italian-made shoes by Irish designer Eileen Shields, and dramatic jewelry by local designer Juliet Roger.
1924 First Ave., 206-441-4796

Products: Women's Clothing, Shoes, Jewelry, Ggifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique

Urchin

You'll find a little of everything in this lifestyle store, including simple but beautiful recycled wood furniture, Mud Australia tabletop, Anne Black porcelain and housewares, Mandarina Duck handbags, contemporary jewelry from Adina, local Jill Renae sterling silver jewelry, and the shop's signature urchinlike bleached coconut shell lighting.
1922 First Ave., 206-448-5800, urchinseattle.com

Products: Bags, Cecorative/Lighting, Furniture, Tabletop, Gifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique

Velocity Art and Design

Stocked with modern home furnishings and accessories, this shop offers Atlantico Furniture, Roost accessories, Modernica furniture and lighting, original artwork, Dwell bedding, and Chilewich rugs and tabletop items.
2118 Second Ave., 206-781-9494, velocityartanddesign.com

Products: Decorative/Lighting, Furniture, Linens, Tabletop, Gifts/Design
Type of Store: Boutique