High-end fashion label Prada is opening first stand-alone store in the Pacific Northwest on Sunday at The Shops at The Bravern in Bellevue, with apparel and expensive baubles.

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High-end fashion label Prada is opening its first stand-alone store in the Pacific Northwest on Sunday at The Shops at The Bravern in Bellevue.

The two-story, 5,100-square-foot storewill house women’s and men’s ready to wear, leather goods and footwear, and… monkey key rings and purse charms selling for $200 to $330.

The simian charms are in celebration of the upcoming Lunar New Year, on Feb. 8, when the Year of the Monkey begins, according to the Chinese zodiac.

They’re part of a collection of accessories being sold in only a few of Prada’s 600-some stores worldwide in celebration of the Chinese new year.

No doubt it’s an effort to appeal to prosperous Chinese tourists, or the residents who’ve made Washington state the second most popular destination after California for homebuyers from China, Hong Kong and Taiwan.

The Italian fashion house must hope its appeal works better here than it has in the Asia Pacific region, where Prada’s sales have flagged, according to its third quarter financial results. In China, its net sales for nine months ended Oct. 31 declined 9 percent from the year-earlier period.

Net sales overall for Prada Group worldwide went up 1 percent during that time.

The Bellevue Prada store is designed by architect Roberto Baciocchi, with the ground floor dedicated to the men’s collections and the second floor to the women’s, according to a company news release.