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Entertainment

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The Perfect Party

This month’s party guests: Yong Chun Kim, Amy Pennington, Michael Gspurning, Sarah Vowell, Sam Reed, and Danielle Custer.

  • By Allison Williams
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Seattle Time Capsule Fails

Seattle Center is establishing a virtual time capsule, one in which locals share their experiences via audio and video and post them online. Not a bad idea, given our region’s track record with physical time capsules.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Seattle Met Picks

The top things to see and do this month: The Hunger Games, Renée Fleming, Sarah Vowell, and more.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Joel McHale’s Wine, Cafe Nordo’s Dinner Theater, Sea-Tac Airport News

The best of Seattlemet.com blogs: Sauced, Wear What When, Culture Fiend, Tripster, and Nosh Pit.

  • By Christopher Werner
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Hip Hop for Ballerinas at PNB

Montreal choreographer Victor Quijada fuses breakdancing and ballet in a new work for Pacific Northwest Ballet.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Northwest Bookshelf: Blueprints of the Afterlife

Ryan Boudinot’s second novel, Blueprints of the Afterlife, plunges readers into a Seattle at least a century in the future, where construction is under way to transform Bainbridge Island into a full-scale replica of Manhattan.

  • By James Ross Gardner
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Trade Secrets: Tia Carrere’s Tips to Conquer Comicon

Tia Carrere offers tips on how to get the most out of Emerald City Comicon.

  • By Stephanie Rubesh
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Comicon Invades Seattle

The 10th annual Emerald City Comicon blasts into town with George Takei and The Walking Dead’s Jon Bernthal, the voices behind Futurama and Pinky and the Brain, and more.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 03/07/2012

Fashion & Shopping

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Who Does Seattle’s Hair?

Notable locals share which stylists dress their tresses.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Hot Hair Trends and Where to Get Them

Four hot hair trends and where to get them.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Seattle’s Top Salon Owners by the Numbers

Seattle’s leading salon bosses: Lisa Power, Christophe Soltane, Gary Howse, David Cheung, Gary Bocz, Victoria Ptak, Marco Farmer, Laura Anderson, Stacie Bowie, Joseph Abolafia, Wendy Amdal, and Jerome Charles.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Seattle Stylists Blow Back

We asked Seattle stylists and salon owners what they think about Seattle haircuts, styles, colors, treatments, and of course, their customers.

  • By Allie Oosta
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Seattle Hair: Do You Have It?

Three Seattle hair trends.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Color Trends from Coupe Rokei

Belltown salon Coupe Rokei is a house of color.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Straight Talk on Straightening Techniques

Three straightening techniques: Brazilian blowouts, Japanese straightening, and hydroxide treatments.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Two Stylists Go Small

Gerald Wu Hair Design and 27h Studio: big thinkers getting small.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/29/2012

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Insider’s Guide to Seattle Hair

The best hair salons, top stylists, and Seattle hairstyles that are head and shoulders above the rest.

  • By Amanda Zurita, Stephanie Rubesh, Allie Oosta, Heather Fink, and Laura Cassidy
  • Published 02/24/2012

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Seattle Restaurants

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Farm to Table Champagne

Seattle company Fat Cork brings grower Champagne stateside.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 03/07/2012

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Eat Here Now: Dining in the Melrose Triangle

With Baguette Box, Li’l Woody’s, Terra Plata, and Taylor Shellfish Farms, the Melrose Triangle on Capitol Hill is home to perhaps more great eats per square foot than any other real estate in Seattle.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 03/06/2012

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Terra Plata Features Chef Tamara Murphy’s Greatest Hits

Capitol Hill restaurant Terra Plata gives us a great chef’s greatest hits.

  • By Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 03/06/2012

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Liquid Brunch

Prefer your breakfast with a libation or two? Here are a few of the city’s classics.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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Seattle’s Breakfast Hall of Fame

Seventeen classic Seattle breakfast spots.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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Seattle Breakfast Guide

Seattle’s best breakfast spots.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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So Seattle: Brunch at a Bar

Linda’s Tavern, Smith, Lottie’s Lounge, 5 Point Cafe: Some of the best spots for brunch are the very same venues you may have visited the night before.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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Best Seattle Pastries

Seattle’s best pastries come out of the ovens of Bakery Nouveau, Cafe Besalu, Fuji Bakery, Honoré Artisan Bakery, and more.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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Bacon vs. Pork Belly

A highly unscientific breakdown of two preparations of bacon and belly at Tom Douglas restaurant Lola and Skillet Diner.

  • Published 03/02/2012

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The New Seattle Breakfast

We still love waffles, omelets, and pancakes. But at Seattle’s best breakfast spots, just look at what’s joining the classic canon.

  • By Emily Dhatt, Allecia Vermillion, Brian Colella, Allie Oosta, Christopher Werner, and Kathryn Robinson
  • Published 03/02/2012

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