Scoop Blog Archive / August 2013

Ready, Set, Go: Project Runway Casting

Season 12 (and 11) contestant Kate Pankoke making it work in a recent episode

It’s that time again: Project Runway is casting for season 13. The application deadline is September 9 for what will likely be a complete and total roller coaster of an experience should you be accepted. (Get all the deets here.) Read more »


The Must List: Shelby Earl at Salish, a Hop Harvest Kickoff and Nicole Hardy Reads at Richard Hugo House

Lo-Fi Arts Festival

Must Picnic
Shelby Earl at Salish Lodge

Thursday (8/22, 7:30 p.m.) — For the final installment of Music on the Green, sweet Seattle singer/songwriter Shelby Earl performs on the intimate lawn at Salish Lodge, while Snoqualmie Falls roars majestically in the background. Read more »


4 Cocktails to Keep You Cool in Late Summer

A.J. Rathbun
The Coney Island Baby

Sure, it’s Seattle, and there is always (well, almost always) a bit of a breeze coming in off the water. But still, in late August when the sun is blaring down and the humidity is high, we need some drinks that are designed to cool us down. If you’ve spent the afternoon working hard in the yard, biking or enjoying other outdoorsy summer activities, I suggest you make one of the following beverages: Read more »


Go Team! Boatgating at Husky Stadium

Lauren Mang

As we descend upon college football season (oh, glorious fall football-filled days!), it's time to start planning our pre-game whereabouts. For most, that means tailgating in a parking lot outside the stadium, which is, of course, awesome. Husky fans, however, have an even more awesome tailgating option: boatgating. Read more »


Summer Sale at Sandylew

Get sporty chic for cheap at Sandylew's summer sale

Summer is 75 percent off at downtown's Sandylew to make way for fall inventory. Snatch up tunics, tops, leggings and more that layer perfectly and transition even better into autumn.

Tip: pop across the street to Pirkko for excellent deals on spring/summer Marimekko dresses, tops and more, including this dress that was part of our March spring fashion spread.