Thursday, March 31, 2011

New Spring Dresses by Lekkerlife

New arrivals by local delight Lekkerlife. This fabulous dress comes in a versatile denim and a bright modern floral. We love the vintage lines cleaned up to make this a go to dress for many occasions.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

New from Wooly Bison

New satchels and cases are here from Seattle designer, Wooly Bison. Each satchel is handmade from repurposed woolen suit jackets and skirts as well as new and vintage wools, and the scraps are used to create eyeglass cases and zip pouches. With minimal waste and great style, they make for a great accessory you can feel good about supporting!


Sunday, March 27, 2011

New dresses, tops and knit skirts have arrived from Portland based designer, Clair. We're in love with this sweet knit polka dot dress that has a cute tie at the neckline. With her motto, "Proudly dressing every shape and size," Clair has created pieces that are a great addition to any vintage inspired wardrobe. Made with bright colors to boot, her spring collection is flirty and fun.

Hope to see you soon,

Friday, March 25, 2011

New from Queen Bee!

New totes, wallets and pouches are in from Portland based designer, Queen Bee. Each tote is made from pvc-free, vegan friendly vinyl and lined with water resistant nylon making them perfect for the Northwest lifestyle.

Made with zippered pockets and multiple sections to keep you organized, these wallets will last for years to come.

Stop in and check them out before the disappear quickly!

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

New from Feral Childe

New dresses and tunics have arrived from bi-coastal designers, Feral Childe. Their spring collection uses organic cotton, tencil and hemp blends, as well as digitally printed silks depicting rivers, revelers, and artisans. The fabrics are lasercut, looped and pleated into wearable pieces that are eco-friendly and fabulous.

Warm weather is here!

Monday, March 21, 2011

swimsuits are here!

Heading somewhere warm and sunny or just to the local indoor pool? Come by and check out the selection of curve flattering vintage inspired swimsuits by local Angel Eyes Designs.
Hope to see you soon!


Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Happy almost spring!

We are almost through these grey days and at Velouria we are seeing more sun breaks each week. Around the shop Spring is here with light floral, mod geometric and lush solids perfect for the season to come. We have lots of great layering pieces that are perfect for the transition. Things that are easy to wear with a cardigan now and on its own in the warmer months. New deliveries by Curator, Modaspia, Out of Line, and Anne Kimball. We adore this new dress by Modaspia on a black metallic

Need a little color to lift those spirits? Come to this month’s trunk show for local designer Tashna. Her darling headbands, floral bobby pins and bold necklaces spruce up any bland outfit and are very reasonably priced ranging from $16- 36 dollars. Marija the designer will be at the shop this Saturday March 12th from 6-9pm for Ballard Artwalk.

Also featured for Artwalk returning local artist Kate Endle. Kate Endle makes collage art that is sophisticated and fun for kids and adults using decorative and hand painted papers. Influenced by folk art, with a touch of Asian inspiration, and a dash of eclectic whimsy, subject matter includes floral still life’s, flocks of birds, whales and the always popular owl motif. Her work can be found on greeting cards, magnets, art prints, home decor products, paper products and children's books. Velouria will be featuring a collection of original collages for the month of March.

Stop by and check out our Spring lines with new deliveries coming in a couple times a week.

We would love to see you!

Friday, March 4, 2011

New gems from Agapantha

We've received a new shipment of jewels from New York based designer Agapantha full of necklaces and earring adorned with bright, beautiful gems. We're in love with these silver and electric blue jade earrings.

New stuff is arriving daily full of color and promise of warmer days soon! Stop in and say hello and get inspired to start adding to your spring wardrobe.


Thursday, March 3, 2011

The Fiji Dress from Modaspia

Nevermind the wind and hail! We just received spring deliveries from California designers Modaspia and Anne Kimball. These tops and dresses in really cute floral and geometric prints will brighten your day! Don't worry, they layer really well too. These cute designs will fly off the racks so visit soon!


Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Not your average T-shirt dress

Seattle designer Christine Cheney's reconstrucTEES are hip and super comfortable dresses, tunics and cardigans made from thrifted tees that are up-cycled into fashionable comfort. She also creates luxurious crochet designs that can be worn in a multitude of creative ways.

Stop in and check out our huge selection of Christine's one of a kind designs! And don't forget to check back for more goods, our little shop is becoming a Spring wonderland of beautiful dresses, tops and accessories perfect for brightening the dullest of winter wardrobes.