Friday, December 7, 2007

Annual Velouria Holiday Party!

(artwork by Andrea Heimer)

Velouria's Annual Holiday Party
Date: Saturday December 8th

From 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Get yourself bundled up and step out for Velouria Boutique & Gallery's Annual Holiday Party and Ballard Artwalk!
This month we will be featuring several designers: Beez Jewelz will be showcasing their new line of silver, stones and bangles. The Crafty Devils will have their hand painted hobo bags, totes and accessories made from reclaimed leather and chunky hardware as well as Solis knits with warm hats, mittens and scarves to keep you snug.
The gallery will be featuring artwork by Andrea Heimer. Stop by, share a glass of wine and holiday cheer!


Sunday, December 2, 2007

December Top 8

This month we will be featuring the following designers as our top 8 at Velouria.

Alisha Louise

Made by local designer Alisha Loise, this decodrop daisy has a copper base with deep teal enamel coating both sides and an orange enamel accent in the middle. The pendant hangs off an 18" sterling silver chain.

Fluffy Co.
This cute little red mini wallet has a silk screened teddy bear tea party across the top. Inside has two clear pockets to hold your ID, cards and money. This wallet is the perfect size for a small clutch or a back pocket!

Amy Tavern

Adorned with two intertwined sterling silver circles, this necklace hangs beautifully at the nape of the neck.

Craft Devils

Great for the Seattle rainy weather, this hobo bag made from recycled leather and screenprinted teal leaf detailing is sure to please. This zippered tote measures 13 and a 1/2 inches wide and 8 inches tall with chunky gold hardware and a 15 inch strap that wraps around your arm. Included inside is a handy clip for your keys, what a great idea!

Rika Rika

A denim skirt with vintage flair makes a great accent to any stylish woman's wardrobe. This a-line skirt is made from crisp stretch denim and has vintage silk kimono circular appliques in rich plum and red hues. Sizes available in XS-XL

Angel Eyes

Looking for that perfect gift for your special someone? How about a fun tie from Angel Eyes! This striking cranberry pinstripe tie is adorned with a little chocolate chickadee and contrast stitching. Perfect for any man at any age.

Birna Sigurbjornsdottir

These sterling silver beauties from Birna Sigurbjornsdottir take the classic silver hoop style and give it a modern twist. Each pair is made from hand formed sterling silver circles that are attached in a cascading formation. Perfect accent to any outfit.


Made from 100% cotton, this silk screened tee is embelished with an adorable bird and flower motif. Small sequin embelishments add shimmer and a feminine touch. Sizes available are SM-L.

Don't forget to check these great designers out online at Velouria!

Wednesday, November 28, 2007

New Jewelry at Velouria!

Just in! New jewelry designs from designer Kris Nations.

(photo courtesy of Kris Nations)

Her vintage designs carved out of resin make a great idea for a holiday gift.

(photo courtesy of Kris Nations )

This mocha carved owl is one of our favorites.

(Photo courtesy of Kris Nations)

Featured in Lucky Magazine, these earrings are sure to be a hit for
that trendy woman on your gift list.

Not ready to venture out in the gray weather for your Christmas Shopping? No problem! Beginning this month Velouria will be featuring 8 items for sale online from our favorite desginers. Kick back, relax and let us help you shop this holiday season.

Be sure to check back later this week to get a sneak peak at our top 8 designers for December!

Happy Holidays.


Thursday, October 25, 2007

Velouria Boutique & Market Street Shoes Holiday Fashion Show!


Nothing to wear? Let us inspire you with our Holiday clothing, footwear and accessories! Velouria Boutique & Market Street shoes team up to present our 2007 Holiday Fashion Show.

Get there early! Limited entry! Pick up your free tickets at Velouria Boutique or Market Street Shoes.

Saturday, November 3
2232 NW Market Street in Ballard
Doors at 7pm, Show at 7:30pm

Come dance with our DJ before and after the show and enjoy drinks and refreshments at the bar! Both stores will reopen after the show from 9-10pm for shopping.

Friday, September 21, 2007


Greetings and welcome to Velouria's blog. We are a boutique and gallery dedicated to featuring clothing and accessories made by independent designers that take their designs from start to finsish without being mass produced along the way.

Take a look at a few things we have to offer:

(Zuzupop Silk top)

(Saltick Long Sleeve Top)

(Glam Garb by Gunlis Vintage hand-dyed slips)

(Flora and Fawn Earrings)

Thanks for taking time to check out our new project. Please stop by again to see new items we'll have in the store, who we will be showcasing for Ballard's monthly artwalk, and any events we will be having here at the store.

-xo Velouria