Scoop Blog Archive / April 2010

Maria Hines of Tilth on Top Chef Masters tonight

Tonight Maria Hines of Tilth Restaurant, one of our current Best Restaurants chefs, competes on Top Chef Masters. And look who she’s cooking for – the cast members and TV crew of the hit TV show “Modern Family.” The theme of this meal is not announced, but NBC told us that the chefs will be making classic dishes current – a reoccurring point of view and one that Maria thrives on. The show airs at 10 pm on Bravo. Read more »

Heading for the Hills with Pooch

Dan Nelson, author of Best Hikes With Dogs in Western Washington, will discuss how to enjoy safe, responsible hikes with dogs, briefly covering canine gear issues, first aid, and fitness training. He will then present a slide show on some of his favorite pooch-friendly hikes in the Cascades and Olympics, followed by a Q&A session. Read more »

Fashion Friday: Seamless Sneak Peek


It has been a jam-packed week around here: this year's Seamless in Seattle entries blew right past the 2009 contest, trumping last year's record-breaking 27 submissions with 38 new, exciting faces in Seattle fashion. While you have to wait until Monday for the official launch of the page, we will leave a little eye candy to tide you over until then. Read more »

Designer Jason Wu: From the White House to Seattle

Jason Wu is already a fashion icon at only 27 years old. Wu designed the ethereal, silk and chiffon gown worn by First Lady Michelle Obama to the 2009 inaugural balls. His couture creation catapulted him to the fashion forefront and his history-making gown was inducted into the Smithsonian Museum of American History last month.  Wu recently visited the downtown Nordstrom store to showcase his spring and fall collections which include shimmering sheath dresses designed with 24-karat gold overlays. Glamour and success, however, have not gone to Wu's head. Read more »


The Weekly Must List: April 22 - 28, 2010

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