Amazon Announces 'Amazon Wine' MarketplaceSeattle-based Amazon has announced that customers can now shop 'Amazon Wine' for more than a thousand wines crafted by wineries around the country, including Hall Wines, J. Bookwalter Winery, Pepper Bridge Winery and Torii Mor Winery.
Best Local Ways to Help Hurricane Sandy Relief EffortsIn light of the NBC benefit concert on television tonight, Hurricane Sandy: Coming Together, the Seattle area has benefits and organizations that are reaching out to help those whose lives have been directly affected by Hurricane Sandy. Here are ways you can help.
Seattle's 5th Avenue Theatre Presents 'ELF - The Musical' Buddy the Elf is bringing the North Pole to Seattle this holiday season when ELF – The Musical takes over The 5th Avenue Theatre on November 30! Be sure to get your tickets, online or at Elf - The Store inside Pacific Place Seattle!
Guide to Shopping Fair Trade for the HolidaysWhen you shop fair trade this holiday season, you purchase gifts that give twice. Promote justice in the world, fair wages and decent pay. Help others and give gifts with purpose this year! Here's where to shop.
Shop Designer Labels on a Budget and Help a Local CharityIt's the 10th Annual YWCA Closet Treasures Sale! A fundraising event for Dress for Success. You're invited to shop for new and gently worn designer and name brand merchandise and significantly reduced prices! Plus, you'll be empowering women through this worthy charity.
Nordstrom Introduces New App for iPadSeattle-based Nordstrom has introduced a nifty new app for iPad users. Not only does the app allow you to shop and make purchases, but to mix and match wardrobe pieces, develop a personalized homepage and more.
Best Glassblowing Studios in Seattle Thanks to artists like Dale Chihuly, glassblowing has become an art form synonymous with the Pacific NW. If you appreciate hand blown glass, or have ever wanted to learn how its done, here are some Seattle studios to check out.
Pop-Up Market Comes to Maple Leaf in Seattle Local Artists, Jewelers, Fabric Artists, Papercrafters, Collectors, Crafters and More are converging on the Maple Leaf neighborhood of Seattle for its first local Pop-Up Market on <strong>Sunday, August 19</strong>.
New Shops at South Lake UnionThe SLU Goodwill is preparing for its Grand Opening on July 26! Plus there are some other spots in Seattle's newest neighborhood for you to check out!
Best Independent Music StoresDo you have a budding musician at home? Whether it's the drums, guitar, saxophone or violin, there are local, independent music stores that have all the expertise you need to help your little music prodigy. Here are some of our favorites.
Best New Shopping at University Village Children's clothing, furniture and home decor and tea, all new stores opening (and now open) in Seattle's University Village open air shopping center!
Nordstrom Gears Up for Anniversary Sale July 20 - August 5Get a jump on back to school shopping at Seattle based Nordstrom's Anniversary Sale! All the looks and styles for fall at reduced prices and for a limited time!
Best Thrift Stores in Puget Sound That Do GoodIn the age of reusing and recycling, it would also be nice to know you're giving back! Here are some of our favorite local thrift shops, whose proceeds go to help kids, seniors, the homeless and those in need of a little help.
Best Gourmet Olive Oil Shops in Seattle Everyone is being told about the benefits of olive oil these days. Whether it's a Mediterranean-style diet, or TV host Rachel Ray cooking with her favorite "E-V-O-O", it's a proven health benefit to incorporate in our diets. Seattle has several gourmet olive oil shops where you can enjoy free tastings, recipes and more! Here are some of our favorites.
Best Independent Coffee Houses in Puget SoundThe big chain coffee shops are well known around the country, but Seattle's status as coffee capitol is also well known because of its smaller, independent roasters and cafes. Here are some new coffee houses to try, if you haven't already!