Pop of Color

Item of the Moment: Baggu Packs at Cairo

Nine cool shades of summer are ready for you, and your outfit.

06/13/2013 By Kirby Ellis

Artful Hill Bling

Meet the Shopkeeper: Ghost Gallery

You're in the market for well-crafed artisan jewelry and a genuine cougar rug? Consider this gallery your off-beat one-stop shop.

04/22/2013 By Kirby Ellis


The Weird and Wonderful World of WET

Never a dull moment when Washington Ensemble Theatre is involved.

04/17/2013 By Laura Dannen


10 Seattle Neighborhoods Annotated

Local real estate is showing robust signs of postrecession life—and so are neighborhoods.

04/17/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Farmers Markets

Here's What's New at the Neighborhood Farmers Markets

The return of market season brings Japanese taiyaki, Venezuelan specialties, ice pops, new food trucks, and more.

04/16/2013 By Cassie Sawyer

Retail Opening

Now Open: Totokaelo Man

The cult-like women's store now has a male counterpart, and owner Jill Wenger says her shopper can be rugged or refined. We'll take either one.

03/24/2013 By Kirby Ellis

Cook in Style

Meet the Shopkeeper: Paris Eastside

French transplant Muriel Foucher brings Parisian cooking classes and a charming selection of imported goods to her sweet Capitol Hill shop.

03/11/2013 By Kirby Ellis


Extra Fizz: Three From Seattle

Extra Fizz: Three from Seattle.

02/21/2013 By Erica C. Barnett

Kickass Event

Onn/Of: A Festival of Light, Art, Sunburn, and Waffles

Get some light therapy this weekend at this Capitol Hill art-and-performance fest.

01/23/2013 By Laura Dannen

Seattle in the News

Capitol Hill Named a "Top 12 ArtPlace" in the U.S.

But we already knew that, didn't we.

01/18/2013 By Cassandra Callan

Pop Art

Star Wars Art Show Asks: Who Shot First?

True fans have an answer to this incredibly vague question.

12/12/2012 By Cassandra Callan


Blak Designmart Popup Shop

Thirty-plus local designers, artisans, and stuff makers come together for this specially curated holiday shopping event.

12/11/2012 By Amanda Zurita


Avenue Q (and A)

"Puppet sex is very fun" and other revelations from the puppeteer trainer of Balagan Theatre's Avenue Q.

11/20/2012 By Katie Vincent


100 Years of Movies

As Universal Pictures celebrates its centennial, watch The Birds, Jaws, The Sting, and more at Northwest Film Forum.

10/12/2012 By Laura Dannen


Sound Transit Reveals Development Plan for Capitol Hill Station

Sound Transit lays out its plans for transit-oriented development at the Capitol Hill light rail station.

09/14/2012 By Erica C. Barnett


Shop It: Tenth Avenue Bazaar

The Kaleidoscope Vision gals are hosting a month-long popup shop showcasing local designs and expertly coordinated vintage collections.

08/16/2012 By Amanda Austin

Retail News

New! Blink Lash Atelier

There's a new boss lady behind the curtain at Blink Lash Bar on Capitol Hill.

08/09/2012 By Laura Cassidy


Slideshow: Capitol Hill Block Party 2012

We highlight some of the best moments of this year’s music fest and party on the Hill.


Music Fest

Slide Show: Capitol Hill Block Party 2012

We highlight some of the best moments of this year’s music fest and party on the Hill.

07/23/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Retail News

Wanna Buy a Cupcake Shop?

Well, not really.

06/22/2012 By Laura Cassidy