December 11, 2014 Tired of Seattle and Bellevue? Do your holiday shopping in Kirkland | Fashion & Beauty | Seattle Refined - Life is Different Here December 11, 2014/ rob butcher KOMONEWS has published a great article about shopping in Kirkland. Check it ou! If you can’t face the madness of downtown Seattle or Bellevue Square this holiday season, remember that there is another, much more civilized, way of making inroads into your holiday shopping, while supporting small and local businesses.The charming enclave of downtown Kirkland centered round Park Lane and Lake Street is eminently walkable – Park Lane is pedestrianized – with plentiful parking nearby and lots of fabulous independent boutiques featuring gift ideas for every member of the family. — KOMONEWS Read the whole article By Paola Thomas here.