America's Best Expands in Bellevue, WA

WHAT: America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses is now open in Bellevue, WA and carries a wide selection of designer eyeglass frames, contact lenses and eyeglass accessories. Bellevue residents can now get a free eye exam by a professional optometrist with two pairs of eyeglasses for just $69.95. The store is equipped with state-of-the-art optometric equipment to ensure that customers get the best eye care available at a more affordable and accessible price.America's Best
WHY: National Vision is expanding into the Bellevue market with its 9th location on 15015 Main Street. The community will now have access to more affordable and accessible quality eye care and eyewear.
WHO: With over 500 retail stores across the country, and more locations being added every day, America’s Best delivers thousands of quality eyeglasses, contact lenses and safety glasses to our customers. At America’s Best we believe that vision is central to quality of life and that
people deserve quality eye care, regardless of their economic status. Our mission is to make quality eye care and eyewear affordable and accessible to all Americans by providing eye exams, eyeglasses and contact lenses to cost-conscious and low-income consumers.
WHERE: America’s Best Contacts & Eyeglasses Kelsey Creek Center
15015 Main Street, Suite 104
Bellevue, WA 98007

Steve Madden to Open First Retail Store in Washington State Today at Bellevue Square

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High-end Fashion footwear and accessories company Steve Madden opens its doors to its first retail location in the state, in Bellevue Square today.

Steve Madden’s 1,594 sq. ft. of sales floor will host men’s and women’s Steve Madden styles as well as a variety of brands under the Madden label, such as Madden Girl, Blondo, and Steven footwear.  Madden Girl collectionscombine the famous Steve Madden style with a youthful take on the latest trends while Blondo provides customers with innovative waterproof fashionable footwear. Steven by Steve Madden styles are made up of modern silhouettes and genuine materials that provide women with an elevated look.

It’s interesting to note that the Steve Madden website is offering free shipping and special discounts for ‘members’ which could save a lot of people the headache of fighting traffic and hunting for a parking spot.  If you do decide to brave the masses, it is suggested to use public transportation or rideshare.  If you want discounts on rides from Lyft and/or Uber go to

Tickets Now Available for Fall’s Premier Fashion Event, Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection

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Sellout crowds are expected again this year at the popular Fashion Week Bellevue at The Bellevue Collection, set for Sept. 20 – 24, 2017. Tickets for each of the major fashion runway shows are now on sale now. Fashion comes to life during these premier events that showcase both the latest trends but also our region’s top independent designers. 100% of ticket sales to Posh Party Trend Show and The Collective Runway Show benefit local, non-profit organizations, Bellevue LifeSpring and Special Olympics Washington respectively, courtesy of The Kemper Freeman Family and The Bellevue Collection. Continue reading “Tickets Now Available for Fall’s Premier Fashion Event, Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection”

Ava Kalea Picks Hawks at New England

Ava Kalea Kennedy Seattle Seahawks Richard Sherman 25Ava Kalea is by no means a football expert, but she picks the Seattle Seahawks to win in an upset at New England tonight, in what was the Super Bowl match-up in 2015.

She wants to throw out props to #25 Richard Sherman for his blocked kick this past Monday night and hopefully welcome back Kam and Bennett with a strong game and BIG W tonight.

Ava Kalea Kennedy Seattle Seahawks Richard Sherman 25Thanks to Jojann and Doug for the super cool Seahawks onesie!!!

Note: Bennett is not back tonight after-all, but the Hawks are still hanging tough down just 7-6 at the end of the 1st quarter.

Men’s Sip and Suits Event to Launch 2016 Fashion Week in Bellevue

Fashion Week BellevueFashion Week in Bellevue Adds New Sip and Suits Event

Toasting men’s fashion with wine and spirits, Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection announces a new event to its weeklong celebration of fashion, Sip + Suits Wine Tasting and Trend Tour. This event will launch Fashion Week festivities on Wednesday, Sept. 21st from 6-9 pm. Partnering with the Woodinville Wine Country and Seattle Uncorked, attendees will enjoy tastings by 25+ local wine makers and men’s fashion informal modeling as they tour Bellevue Square’s participating stores. Continue reading “Men’s Sip and Suits Event to Launch 2016 Fashion Week in Bellevue”