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Your new favorite t-shirt, plus some other cool stuff you need to own! Tucked between breweries and decked in rustic industrial style, a thoughtfully distilled collection of menswear essentials has opened its doors. SHARPLY, a lifestyle brand designed to be the destination for a guy’s new favorite t-shirt and only the stuff he needs to own, opened this month in Ballard. The store offers sportswear and accessories from top-notch brand partners, but its private label t-shirt collection is the real attraction. SHARPLY co-founders Joe Blattner and Molly Kuffner talk about what makes SHARPLY different from other men’s lifestyle brands. Tell us about the inspiration behind

What is special about the SHARPLY

What’s next for SHARPLY?

SHARPLY. Why create a men’s lifestyle


Hey, we just launched! For now, we are


We knew we had to set ourselves apart if

focused on getting the word out and finding

We noticed a specific need in the industry

we were going to specialize in essentials.

men who will love what SHARPLY is offering.

for regular guys that enabled them to look

Everyone has a favorite t-shirt, so we

We make the shopping experience easy—no

great without putting a lot of effort into the

thought that would be the perfect place to

mess, no drama, just your new favorite t-shirt

shopping experience. SHARPLY offers an

start. Collaborating with Sonya Trejo, owner

and the stuff you need to own.

edited assortment of essential items known

of Creative Strategies in Los Angeles, we

for their authenticity, quality, and distinct

created what we can honestly say are the

style, while also being a great value.

softest t-shirts around. Plus, with Sonya’s expertise, the shirts have been designed to fit perfectly.

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