Butch Blum

WE MOVED 1332 6th Ave Seattle, WA 98101 t 206.622.5760

Dress better than you have to....

Grand Opening

September 1974

BB Featured in the Seattle Times

March 1975

BB Intros Von Furstenberg to the NW

April 1975

Giorgio Armani Introduced At BB

March 1976

Infamous Poker Window Display

April 1976

Butch in Florence

July 1977

BB Debuts "Colours" Private label

May 1979

First Public Sale At BB

September 1979

Designer's Collective Soiree

March 1980

BB Opens Women's Department

August 1981

BB intros Genny by Versace, Byblos, and Complice to the NW

February 1983

10th Anniversary Year, 10 Months of Events

January 1984

BB Hosts Benefit Auction for the Arthritis Foundation

May 1984

Harpers Bazaar features BB in Top Ten US Specialty Stores

May 1985

Mayor Royer honors BB as "Outstanding Small Business"

May 1986

BB Expands and introduces Shoe department

July 1986

BB Golf Tournament raises $33K for Hope Heart

May 1988

"Every Man Should . . ."

January 1989

BB Intros Donna Karan to the NW

February 1992

BB intros C.P. Company & Cividini to the NW

April 1995

BB Intros Agnona & Stone Island to the NW

November 1995

BB Annual Golf Tournament

May 1995

BB Intros Romeo Gigli to the NW

September 1996

BB Intros Brioni and Alan Scott to the NW

March 1997

BB Intros Armani Collezioni and Neil Barrett Custom

September 1997

Store Rennovation Completed

September 1998

University Village Branch recognized for Top Sales

May 2001

Dinner at Butch Blum Event

June 2001

BB Makes Fashion History with Giorgio Armani Black Label

August 2001

BB Featured in the "Best Places Seattle" Travel book

May 2002

30th Anniversary Benefit

September 2004

BB named in M Magazine's Top 25 most exciting men's stores

December 2005

Butch Blum makes Esquire magazine's A List

April 2006

BB Intros Moschino

July 2007

Cividini Event

April 2008

BB Intros Alberta Ferretti to the NW

June 2008

BB Magazine Launch

September 2008

BB intros Blumarine and Blugirl to the NW

September 2009

Martin Margiela Collection Returns to the store

February 2011

Ladies Night Out 2011

December 2011

Luciano Barbera Trunk Show

August 2012

Announced Doug Baldwin as BB Face of Made to Measure

October 2012

Hosted Threadwise Group In Seattle

November 2012

Fogal Hosiery Introduction Exclusive to Seattle

December 2012







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Savvy shoppers know that Butch Blum, in the heart of Downtown Seattle, was the first to bring European designer fashion to the Northwest. Exclusive products, complimentary local delivery, alterations, gift wrap, plus its unique flare, make Butch Blum the best place to dress better than you have to.

Here you will find that which is nowhere else in Seattle. Butch Blum is repeatedly cited in national and international publications as having one of the finest, most discerning mixes of quality designer merchandise in the world. Butch Blum is a must shop for fashionistas traveling and living in the Northwest.

Visit us 10am to 6pm, Monday through Saturday and Noon to 5pm on Sunday.