Cideries in Eastern Washington

Where to sample cider should you find yourself in Spokane or Pullman.

09/20/2013 By Allecia Vermillion


Top 10 Galas and Parties of Seattle Spring

Or: Where to wear your fancy pants this season.

02/15/2013 By Laura Dannen


Video: Seafood How-Tos

Seafood experts demonstrate how to shuck, bone, and crack your favorite fish.



Summer 2012 Outdoor Events Directory

The full schedule of lineups for Seattle's outdoor events.

06/15/2012 By Laura Dannen With Anne Larkin and Duke Sullivan


Tart, Funky, Sour Beer Catches on in Seattle

Brewers at Schooner Exact, Fremont Brewing, Elliott Bay, Naked City, and more dabble in sour beer.

06/11/2012 By Megan Hill


Seattle’s Low-Alcohol, High-Flavor Beers

Two Beers, Pike Brewing, and Northwest Peaks Brewery churn out easy-drinking beers called _sessionables_.

06/11/2012 By Allecia Vermillion


Local Breweries Put Craft Beer in Cans

Two Beers, Hilliard’s Brewing, and Churchkey Brewing Co. further the craft-beer-in-a-can revolution.

06/11/2012 By Allecia Vermillion


Video: Spring Fashion 2012 Behind the Scenes

Behind the scenes of Seattle Met’s spring fashion shoot.



The Space Needle v. Other Cities’ Famous Monuments

How the Space Needle stacks up against the Eiffel Tower, Gateway Arch, Stratosphere Tower, and the Tower of the Americas.

03/23/2012 By Lawrence W. Cheek


High Tech New World Perms at Ten Pachi

The perm goes high tech at Ten Pachi salon.



Five Hair Stylists’ Updos for Special Occasions

Five Seattle hair stylists’ updos for special occasions.

02/24/2012 By Laura Cassidy


Hair ’Do-Overs by Ten Pachi and Cristy Carner Salon

Seattle Met style editor Laura Cassidy and intern Allie Oosta submit to hair ’do-overs at Ten Pachi and Cristy Carner Salon.



An Interview with Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize–Winning Author of A Visit From the Goon Squad

Jennifer Egan, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of A Visit From the Goon Squad, visits Benaroya Hall this month as part of Seattle Arts and Lectures.

01/20/2012 By Laura Dannen


Brave New Fashions

View a slideshow of space-age fashions from Town and Country magazine, August 1962.



Vintage Video from Seattle’s 1962 World’s Fair

Listen to President Kennedy’s opening remarks for the 1962 World’s Fair. Join an excited young couple for a ride on the Monorail. And rock out with Elvis in the movie trailer for It Happened at the World’s Fair.


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Locavore Libations

Local bartenders share cocktail recipes featuring Washington State craft liquors.



A Grunge Guru’s Reading List

Seattle music writer Gillian Gaar sizes up a bookshelf’s worth of grunge histories: Nirvana: The Biography by Everett True, Justin Henderson’s Grunge Seattle, Charles R. Cross’s biography of Kurt Cobain, and more.

09/16/2011 By Gillian Gaar


10 Little-Known Seattle Records You Should Listen To

More from Stephen Tow’s The Strangest Tribe: 10 little-known Seattle records you should listen to, including Failure by the Posies, The U-Men’s Solid Action, and more.

09/16/2011 By Stephen Tow


The Rest of the Best

All the current-release red wines that received a score of 90 on our 100-point scale of Washington’s best wines.

08/19/2011 By Sean P. Sullivan