So Handy

Niche Home Services You Never Knew You Needed

From poop scoopers to home organizers to vegetable garden landscapers, here are the task rabbits willing to help with something ridiculously specific.

09/02/2022 By Ann Karneus


Begone, Bad '90s Remodel

Built without a foyer, this classic Seattle home is now flush with storage cabinets that hide shoes, coats, and other trappings of modern life.

08/26/2022 By Allecia Vermillion

Small but Mighty

Property Watch: Vintage Capitol Hill Studio Maximizes Its Tiny Space

Picture-perfect features, carefully planned storage, and a shelf-lined sleeping nook defy its sub-500 square feet. Offered by Windermere.

06/29/2022 By Sarah Anne Lloyd


The Statement Shower: A New Approach to Cement Tile

If you're contemplating a bathroom remodel, tile is likely top of mind. A Magnolia resident shares her secrets, like favoring cement over ceramic.

02/24/2022 By Allecia Vermillion Photography by Miranda Estes

2020 Capsules

A Professional Organizer Tidied Homes for New Duties

Lisa Holtby has helped work from home feel less messy.

12/30/2020 By Christy Carley


Live the Tiny Home Dream in Your Own Backyard

A Madison Valley couple relocates without leaving their property.

09/01/2020 By Karin Vandraiss


How a Queen Anne Condo Expanded into the Space Next Door

The renovation presented puzzle-like difficulties, but that was just an opportunity for an architect to get creative.

11/20/2018 By Stefan Milne Photography by Benjamin Benschneider

Retail Spotlight

Meet the Shopkeeper: Calisea

From boldly printed stationery to eclectic children's toys, the Pioneer Square store has all kinds of everything.

08/18/2015 By Aoife Reilly


Komedal Road Workshop on Bainbridge Island

Tune up your DIY skills with an English-style restoration workshop.

07/24/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Comings and Goings

Saying Goodbye to Far 4

The singular downtown home, gift, and lifestyle shop closes July 15.

07/11/2014 By Laura Cassidy


Bitters Co. Annual Barn Sale

Trek to Skagit Valley for a sale inside a barn.

06/17/2014 By Emma Ranniger


Capers Anniversary Sale

The West Seattle store celebrates another year with a store-wide sale.

06/16/2014 By Emma Ranniger

Trendy Trio

Eat, Stay, Love: Geometric Decor

Design goods from Seattle artists like Erich Ginder and top lifestyle spots such as Roche Bobois inform a stylish home.

02/20/2014 By Angela Cabotaje


Sample Sale: Seattle Design Center

Discounts on designer furniture, lighting, rugs, and more? Count us in.

02/14/2014 By Angela Cabotaje

Home Decor

Trunk Show: Le Jacquard Français at Capers

The West Seattle boutique home store enlists the help of Le Jacquard Français to dress up your table for fall.

10/31/2013 By Molly Warinsky


The Cycle House

A Mount Baker couple builds a home big enough for their bicycles.

02/20/2013 By Giselle Smith


BoConcept Design Sale

The Denmark-made decor store holds a weekend-long warehouse sale with up to 60 percent off.

01/18/2013 By Amanda Zurita

Feel Good, Do Good

Share Your Bed at Table Top & Home

Bring gently used or new bedding to Table Top & Home in June and July. (And don’t miss the footnote.)

06/18/2012 By Amanda Austin


Shop It: Kasala Sale

Four tips to help you get the most out of the modern furniture deals before the sale’s June 30 end.

06/15/2012 By Amanda Austin

Stylish Living

Local Designer Featured in Rue Magazine

Wait til you see his pad. And get his tips.

01/23/2012 By Laura Cassidy