The Weekend Starts...Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: September 4–7

The Oddball Comedy Fest brings A-list standups, the Washington State Fair gets underway, and apparently the Seahawks are playing football again

09/04/2014 Photography by Seattle Met Staff


Fall Arts Preview 2014

Seattle Met's study guide will help you prep to make the most of the season's theater, dance, books, concerts, films, and visual art. Don’t worry, there won’t be a quiz.

09/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Explainer

It's Fresh Hops Season

Washington is one of the few places in the US where fresh hop beer is even possible. Here’s how it gets made.

09/01/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

The Ultimate 12th Man Guide

Seahawks Celebrity Fans

The Seahawks’ most famous fans share some of their favorite memories from last season.



Minimalism in a Medina Home

Architecture firm Suyama Peterson Deguchi gives a dream home the less-is-more treatment.

09/01/2014 By Angela Cabotaje

Runway Month

Runway, Your Way

Four must-see fashion shows happen this month; here’s how to decide which ones are just your style.

09/01/2014 By Laura Cassidy

Countdown to Runway

IDRS Files #8: Deborah Roberts of Silvae

Illustration lends a highly specialized look to this designer's on-point, on-trend dresses and separates.

08/29/2014 By Laura Cassidy and Kelsey Kaufman

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Who's Winning?

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring registering, polling, ranking, denouncing, and cheering.

08/27/2014 By Morning Fizz


OMFG It's the PSL!

The pumpkin spice latte got plucked from the dust heap of market research to become a full-fledged fall obsession.

08/25/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Record-Breaking Meats

It's Official: Tokyo Dog Food Truck Has the World's Most Expensive Hot Dog

You can buy a lot of hot dog for $169.

08/21/2014 By Allecia Vermillion

Wedding Wednesday

Trunk Shows: Casablanca, Jim Hjelm, more at A Princess Bride Couture

Bothell's Euro chic store ends summer with a handful of designer trunk show. Get the scoop if you want to shop for your dream dress at a discount!

08/20/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Pedestrian Chronicles

Pedestrian Chronicles: Win One for the YIMBYs

Developers told not to waste development capacity.

08/13/2014 By Josh Feit

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: The Campaign Spirit

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring Harrell's electioneering, Kubly's urbanism, food deserts, and microparks.

08/13/2014 By Morning Fizz

Behind Bars

Five Questions for the Bartender: The Sexton's Connor O'Brien

"You’re not a bartender if you can’t crank out vodka tonics for a thirsty crowd. Not a good one, anyway."

03/26/2014 By Jeremy Novak

Insider's Guide

Insider's Guide to Seattle Hair

Top salons, hot stylists, and Seattle hairstyles that are head and shoulders above the rest

07/25/2012 By Laura Cassidy and Amanda Zurita With Heather Fink, Allie Oosta, and Stephanie Rubesh


Trade Secrets: Tia Carrere’s Tips to Conquer Comicon

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

03/07/2012 By Stephanie Rubesh


Vioguard’s Self-Sanitizing Keyboard

Kirkland-based Vioguard has created a self-sanitizing keyboard and touchpad.

03/07/2012 By Stephanie Rubesh


Popup: David Bali Studio at Gauguin at SAM

Now through the end of April, SAMShop isn’t the only place to find treasures.

02/27/2012 By Stephanie Rubesh