A Letter from the Publisher

 Article Caitlin Agnew | Photography Kara Mercer  In honor of Bellevue Lifestyle’s one-year anniversary, I felt a proper introduction may be about time. The community’s response to Bellevue Lifestyle over the past year has been overwhelmingly positive, and in the moments I get to spontaneously chat with people around town, the first question I always get asked is, “Why?” I love this…

Dream Vacation Home

 Article Katie Frederickson  Tolix Marais Counter Stool, $276.25-$425, DWR.com  Vintage Barn Pendant, $171-$529, RestorationHardware.com

Whitley Wirkkala

 Article Jordan Blaine | Photography Kara Mercer  Beginning her career as a designer in Portland, Whitley Wirkkala is now vice president of powerful home staging company OnStage.   “Ever since I was a little girl I would lock myself in my room all weekend to rearrange, and no one could come in until it was finished,” Whitley says about growing up…

Dream Home

Nestled deep in the trees just minutes from downtown Bellevue sits a gorgeous, sprawling Hampton shingle rambler with peekaboo views of sparkling Lake Washington.

In the Home With…

Beautiful views and proximity to city centers of both Seattle and the Eastside makes the town of Yarrow Point one of Bellevue’s most sought-after neighborhoods. Nestled in by Lake Washington on all three sides, the Yarrow Point peninsula boasts charming homes amongst natural Pacific Northwest landscapes.  

Inspired Kitchens and Wine Storage

Bellevue offers the best of a curated lifestyle. All the amenities you expect from a great metropolis—fine dining, arts and culture—with the added bonus of glorious water views, stunning mountains, marinas to moor your yacht and best-in-class luxury homes. The desire for the discerning homeowner to create something utterly bespoke has never been more prevalent. It’s about the Bellevue lifestyle, and kitchens and…

Architecturally Iconic Lakemont Masterpiece 

Contemporary design and breathtaking lake and mountain views come together in this architecturally stunning masterpiece. Floor-to-ceiling windows, an open floor plan and adjacent indoor and outdoor living spaces make this house an entertainer’s dream. Live large with an upstairs dedicated entirely to a grand master suite with its own walk-out balcony, gas fireplace, spa-inspired bath and oversized closet with built-in…