|Scarf by Blui - was $285, now $140|
|"Jimmi" by Auri - was $165, now $69|
|Navy blazer - Sand - was $695, now $299|
This jacket takes the archetypal navy blue blazer, and injects it with a bit of modernity, courtesy of its slim fit, structured shoulder, higher button stance, and INCREDIBLE fabric. It's an open weave fabric from the famous Marzotto mills in Italy, designed to perform like a knit - stretching and moving with you instead of against you. At this price it's not destined to last long - hurry in and try it out! Available in an EU 54 (Approximately an american 42R).
|Anissej Life reversible blazer - was $845, now $500|
Scarf-tank dress - Martin Margiela - was $745, now $299
We love convertible clothing - looks that transform easily for different looks and different situations. Today's DEAL OF THE DAY is an ultra-soft ribbed cotton tank dress is finished with a long scarf/cape back, and can be worn belted in front, or around the neck, as shown.
|Python, calf, and alligator bag - Christiansen - $2295|
|Gaultier poncho - was $525, now $159|
|John Varvatos Collection - $675|
|Silk shift by Peserico - $525|
New arrivals from Peserico have just come in, in several categories - knits, dresses, and more. Check out the latest from this wonderful Italian label - exclusively at Butch Blum in Seattle!
|Allude cotton crochet-overlay top - was $295, now $99|
Tulle trench dress (left) - WAS $795, now $475..
.Long sleeve trench - WAS $895, now $535 - both by Jean-Paul Gaultier
These lovely variations on the trenchcoat theme are great examples of Jean-Paul Gaultier's obsession with this classic staple of a woman's wardrobe - even more attractive on sale! Wear the short sleeve version as a dress on its own, layer the long sleeve version over an evening staple - particularly one of our terrific Olvi's lace dresses - for a soft, glamorous nighttime look.
|"Catalyst" by Auri - was $165, now $69|
|Fits socks - $15-25|
Fits are made for us by Crescent sock company, an American brand which has been in business since 1895. Available in no-show and crew styles (also available in a dressier business version), FITS are a terrific quality and a great price point for such a well made sock.
|Maison Martin Margiela silk/wool blazer - was $1675, now $499|
The silk/wool fabric this blazer is made of is so sophisticated - but then it's a sophisticated brand! The little details Margiela uses - the non-functioning second button, the absence of a breast pocket, the functional buttonholes on the sleeves...Margiela is a house that really focuses on the little things.
|Assorted styles from Eyebobs - $85 each|
Great new styles from Eyebobs - the manufacturers of designer-quality eyewear that doesn't break the bank. Featuring handmade Acrylic and metal hardware and available in magnifications from 1.0 to 3.0, they're perfect for everyone who needs a little boost - and wants to look stylish too!
|Dress - Martin Margiela - was $2895, now $729|
|"Dorado" by Santoni - $495|
|Left coast tees - were $70, now $29|
A major component of Moschino's history has also been the brand's activist standpoint, with issues as diverse as the AIDS virus and eating disorders in the fashion industry. Moschino also has a diverse range of projects under the company umbrella, from designing costumes for Kylie Minogue and Madonna to the creation of a Moschino brand hotel - the Maison Moschino. Since the untimely death of founder Franco Moschino in 1994, Moschino's designs and image have been overseen by Rossella Jardini, Moschino's former assistant.
Look for new arrivals from Moschino (and sister label Moschino Cheap and Chic) at Butch Blum this Spring/Summer and grab yourself a little piece of a fabulous fashion legacy.
|Wool jersey - Paul Smith - was $1295, now $299|
|Down-filled weatherproof jacket - was $1995, now $1195|
|Crossley sweatshirt - was $165, now $49|
The right sweatshirt for a day on your sailboat, or just cruising around Seattle on a misty day, this 100% cotton sweater from Italian favorite Crossley is made of recycled fibers and dyed a rich navy blue, and is available in sizes S, and L
Seahawk Quarterback Russell Wilson put it best, when he said earlier this season: "I am blessed to be a Seattle Seahawk. For our football team, I do believe we play with a chip on our shoulder, because we have an energy that makes us want to prove ourselves every week. We can play with anyone, any time and any place. That is our mentality.’’
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|Belle Fare boot topper - Was $85, now $29|
Belle Fare's stretch Rex Rabbit-fur boot-topper is a fabulous accessory - adding texture and depth to your existing favorites. Also available in solid black!
Z Zegna's sharp, modern takes on menswear are some of our favorites. Check out their S/S 2013 collection, full of exciting ideas for the upcoming season, and come see our selection of clean, modern looks from this terrific brand.
|Check Sportshirt - was $395, now $275 - Luciano Barbera...Wool/Silk tie - Butch Blum - $135|
Luciano Barbera's sport shirts are a wonderful, flexible addition to any man's wardrobe - easy to dress up and easy to dress down, and built to last from incredible 120's and 140's staples of cotton from the Barbera mill in Biella, Italy. Available in several exciting colors and patterns, with both button-down and lay-down collars.
|Natural shearling bag - was $625, now $195 - Berge|
|Looks from the S/S 2013 collection|
|Assorted Luciano Barbera neckties, were $175, now $69|
BUTCH BLUM invites you to shop our semi-annual sale beginning TODAY! Enjoy savings of 30-40% off on all men’s and women’s Fall/Winter collections --including the designs of Giorgio Armani, Luciano Barbera, Martin Margiela, Blumarine, Moschino, and John Varvatos and much more.
|Allegri impermeable double-layer coat - $875|
|Assorted colors - Shedrain - $45|
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