Scoop Blog Archive / November 2013

Making and Aging Your Own Homemade Eggnog: A New Thanksgiving Tradition

You can sneak out on Christmas eve to sip this eggnog at Sun Liquor. Or make your own. It's easy and delicious.

It all began a year ago last September. I was chatting with Sun Liquor barman Erik Chapman about his homemade eggnog for our December issue. I'd heard very good things about his boozy nog, which he makes the weekend of Thanksgiving and ages for a month. But I'd never tasted it; he only serves it on Christmas eve and Christmas day and for me, it's pretty hard to sneak away at those times. Read more »

Mossback Monday: The 12 Fish You Should Never Eat, Pot's First Birthday Party and Seattle Bikers Going Overboard on Safety?


Susan Goodwin Jewelry Trunk Show at Capers

Gorgeous work from local jewelry designer Susan Goodwin

Seattle-based jewelry Susan Goodwin is having a trunk show at Capers in West Seattle on Saturday, November 23 from noon to 5 p.m. Goodwin has been creating gorgeous one-of-a-kind with pearls and precious stones since 1980 and is a perennial favorite at Capers. Stop by and stock up for the holidays.

Sell Your Sole’s New App

This Belltown consignment store is taking virtual shopping to the mobile level

This is a first for me (and perhaps the city): Belltown consignment store Sell Your Sole has just announced a new app, out next week, that allows users a birds eye view into the inventory of the store. With it, shoppers can see what’s available to purchase, and if they’re consignors, see what of theirs has sold and for how much, as well as their month-to-date sales numbers. Read more »

Prairie Underground Sample Sale

Get your very own Prairie awesomeness for a screaming deal at the Prairie Underground Sample Sale

It’s that time of year again: Prairie Underground's amazing sample sale. On December 7 and 8, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., hundreds of garments, including their most popular items (hoodies, jackets, sweatshirts, dresses, and leggings) will be priced to sell at 50 to 70 percent below retail. Read more »