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Sunday, March 22, 2009

Exploring Local Shops at Ballard!

Ballard is one of Seattle's neighborhoods that is keep changing. Old Ballard that was once surrounded by salons and bars, is now becoming hip, trendy, and cool. There are many new restaurants and shops around Market St.

Here are some local shops and boutiques in Ballard that has some unique and amazing styles, setting the latest trend in our community.


A men’s fashion boutique, Blackbird sells brands you’re not likely to find elsewhere. A.P.C., Trovata, Uppercut a.p., Steven Alan, Jack Spade, Orthodox, Surface to Air, Earnest Sewn, and Oliver Spencer are just a handful of the many unique designers featured at this location.(source: inballard.com)

Ballard Mail & Dispatch

is the one-stop neighborhood solution shipping and mailing needs. There is also a full service espresso bar, that serves 100% fair trade espresso bar, sandwiches, snacks,and other seasonal delights, plus inspired gifts, cards, stationery and miscellaneous irresistibles.

20 Twenty

This small shop in historic Ballard has a collection of vintage items for men, women and children as well as clothing and accessories from local independent designers. Check out owner Joel Leshefka's screen printed T-shirts and vintage ties featuring retro images of typewriters, cameras and airplanes. (Source by: Kathy Schultz - NWsource shopping columnist)

Show Pony

Friend and I wandered in here on President's Day... Super cute store, found nice jeans for 20, yes 20, dollars... Loved the jewelry, fun clothes, some things are pricey, but I was surprised by the amount of reasonably priced stuff. Definitely will go back when I am in Fremont again! - Maddie S (yelp reviewers) -

Dandelion Botanical Company

Dandelion is a natural apothecary (or pharmacy) specializing in quality botanicals. They offer a variety of Chinese, Ayurvedic, and Vadik Herbs as well as teas, oils, and a plethora of other organic wellness products from reputable brands. They also host classes and are a proud supporter of the arts in Seattle. Stop by their new store located on Ballard Avenue. (Source: inballard.com)

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