Girlfriend Getaway to Palm Springs

 Article Caitlin Agnew | Photography Kara Mercer  Palm Springs brings together what most of us are craving just about this time of year: warm weather, palm trees, delicious restaurants with patio dining, boutique hotels perfect for poolside rosé and great shopping. Throw in a backdrop of beautiful desert mountains and a couple of your favorite girlfriends—you’ll find a trip to the…

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…

Paige Green

 Article Jordan Blaine  Birdie's Big-Girl Hair  Barnes & Noble, $15

In the Game of Real Estate, it’s Ladies for the Win

 Article Tonja Wortham  In the game of real estate, it’s ladies for the win! According to the 2017 Member Profile by the National Association of Realtors, 63 percent are women!   "I'm inspired every day by the intelligence, strength, grit, ambition and class of the women that make up our Bellevue real estate market. These women are powerful!" Jeramy Poole, founder…

Female Movers + Shakers

 Article Earl Benjamin | Photography Life N Light  The Owner  Pauline Haugen, Higher Health Spine + Sport

​To Strong Women.

Though May is traditionally a time to celebrate mothers, at Bellevue Lifestyle, we want to take this chance to recognize all of the strong ladies in our community. From activists, entrepreneurs and CEOs to artists, teachers and, yes, mothers, these women are changing our community’s landscape and influencing its future. In this month’s feature article, … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

New Way for Public to Register for Recreation Programs People looking to find and sign up for Bellevue recreation programs will have an easier time doing it as the city rolled out a new, mobile-friendly registration system Thursday, March 1.  In addition to working on desktop computers, tablets and mobile devices, the new system, BlueRec, … Continued

What She Said Style Summit at W Bellevue

The Gossip & Glamour Style Summit is an annual event bringing 150+ Seattle fashion bloggers offline for a day of shared insight, inspiration and community building. The day featured three panel discussions, inspirational keynote, small group break-out sessions, on-site brand activations and after-party. Female voices lead discussions on the business of blogging, changing market trends, brand … Continued

DIY Duotone Statement Earrings

Shake up your jewelry box with these handmade geometric earrings— perfect for yourself or as a gift for your best ladies Article and Photography Nicolette Martin Piece by Piece Use both your bent nose forceps and needle nose pliers to secure each end of the jump ring. Gently twist the jump ring to open the … Continued