a collaborative part-time retail shop, located in the Uptown neighborhood of Seattle - where Belltown and Lower Queen Anne meet.

HALITE is the permanent home to blaksands. Owner Michelle curates a selection of vintage clothing with a modern touch. We hope to be your destination for thoughtful & sustainable shopping - whether you need something new for your wardrobe - or just a perfect gift for that special someone.


blaksands is a curated vintage shop with a focus on sustainable fabrics and re-worked/upcycled pieces.

owner Michelle Moore brings her love of slow-fashion to her brand with relaxed and fun vintage pieces, handmade knits, as well as a small selection of curated sustainable women-owned brands.

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meet our shop residents

in addition to shop owner and founder Michelle of blaksands, HALITE is home to a rotating selection of local women-owned businesses. learn more about our current pop-in residents, and make a plan to swing by the shop to check out their goods

July Featured Artist

Zoe Kahn is a Seattle-based film photographer and content creator. She's originally from New York but considers Seattle home now. She's on a mission to find the best sandwich in Seattle and you can follow her quest on TikTok (@zoeinseattle). You can usually find her in Discovery Park or the BallardĀ Locks with her film camera in tow.

Join us at Halite for an opening reception during Belltown Art Walk on Friday July 12th from 7 - 9:30pm

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Common Rose

Halite welcomes Seattle vintage curator Emily Austin to the shop. Be sure to stop in to discover her vintage clothing and collection of vintage books.

Common Rose is a vintage shop where the past meets the present through carefully selected and timeless finds ready to be cherished for many more years to come.

10% of sales are always donated to rotating impactful organizations benefiting your community.

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