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If you enjoy going out with your beau throughout the week, you should learn the best ways to accessorize from the office to a date in Seattle. Despite the rain, the weather is relatively mild making the adorning of complementary pieces to a basic dress or pant easy. Your only task is to be creative and flexible.
3121 East Madison St. Suite 103
Seattle, WA 98112
Hours: Mon – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Tues to Friday – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sat – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun – appointment only
Canopy Blue is a self-proclaimed haven for modern day princesses. Decorated in powder blue with crystal chandelier and seashells, this retailer offers a wonderful assortment of bracelets. Select one to brighten up a dark top or several to accentuate your bare arms. Use your bracelet to appear more put together for your rendezvous at that upscale bar with a roaring fireplace.
4628 Village Ct NE
Seattle, WA 98101″
Hours: Mon to Sat – 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Punch up your fun with this great way to accessorize from the office to a date in Seattle – the feather earring. You can find this popular trend in a variety of colors at Something Silver. Sport this ear candy as a pair, single or mismatch with a dot gem or hoop earring. Use your imagination. You can’t go wrong.
Laura Bee Designs
6418 20th Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Hours: Tues, Thurs to Sat – 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Weds – 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sun 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Exchange your clunky hobo for a clutch as you primp for romance following work. This dainty purse upgrades any outfit and symbolizes you are ready for a night on the town. Fortunately, boutiques like Laura Bee Designs create clutches with a twist. You won’t get the traditional black, flat square from them. Expect to see a unique meld of materials and patterns on the shelves.
Lambs Ear Shoes
617 North 35th Street
Seattle, WA 98103
Hours: Mon to Thur – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Fri to Sat – 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Sun – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Another great way to accessorize from the office to a date in Seattle is to switch from flats to high heels. What you wear on your feet can transform you from a boring gal into an alluring, sexy woman. Visit Lambs Ears Shoes for designer footwear that helps with this kind of metamorphosis. It offers well-crafted, designer shoes that satisfy every appetite. You can purchase a basic black heel or sophisticated heel with one-of-a-kind straps.
610 W. Crockett Street
Seattle, WA 98119
Hours: Tues to Sat – 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Going to a French restaurant straight from your job? Throw on a scarf. This clothing accessory comes is a variety of textures, colors and patterns. You can use a scarf to add elegance to a basic black dress or suit. Find an affordable selection at Pink Ginger. This store caters to women of all sizes, from petite to curvy.
Use these five best ways to accessorize from the office to a date in Seattle and always look your best after hours. Plan to carry these items in a tote that can fit under your desk for the most success.
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Stephanie Modkins is a freelance writer living in Seattle. Her work can be found at Examiner.com.