Scoop Blog Archive / June 2011

Happy Go Techy Expo at UW

It's not often that we encounter high-tech and high-fashion in the same square footage, but this weekend we'll get the chance to see if it results in a Reeses Peanut Butter Cup style success. Sisters Mai and Tri Hoang, founders of the Happy Go Techy Expo, wanted to create an exhibition showcasing unique tech accessories, apparel, creative mobile apps, and other arty vendors in a cool, casual way. Read more »

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Fashion & Style Friday: Lucien Postlewaite's Styled Outtakes

Lucien Postlewaite

In this month’s Styled, Kate Calamusa dissects Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer Postlewaite’s off-beat personal style. Here are a few theatrical outtakes from Postlewaite’s shoot with Seattle mag photo editor Hayley Young.

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Behind the Feature: Island Dining

Willows Inn, Lummi Island

It all started back in March, when my husband and I, regretting our lazy lack of planning (and therefore with no sunshine-filled vacation in sight), felt desperate to get away.
So we booked a long weekend with our kids on Orcas Island. Of course it wasn't sunny that weekend, but we did manage to hire a local babysitter so that we could have dinner--just us two--at Allium. Read more »

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Five Food Events You Don't Want to Miss

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Cody Bay
Colin McCrate of Seattle Urban Farm Company

I'm not calling these “foodie” events because I don't think you need to know the difference between celery and celeriac to enjoy most of them: just an enthusiasm for great cooking and eating, and in a couple of cases, helping out the local community. There is so much gastronomic action on the horizon, just thinking about it is already putting me in a food coma.

 Polynesian Patio Party at Ponti Seafood Grill Sunday, June 26, 1-4 p.m. Read more »

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Five Ways to Entertain Yourself This Weekend

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Entertainment for People
Friday (6/24) -
“Entertainment for People,” the hilarious and oh-so Pacific Northwest variety show is back, offering up bite-sized music and comedy performances from Portlanders and Seattleites including Jose Bold of AWESOME. This Friday, head to the ID, grab a drink, sit down and prepare to laugh. 8 p.m. The Theater Off Jackson, 409 7th Ave. S. Read more »

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