Scoop Blog Archive / March 2014

The Top Tips for Navigating Taste WA: What to Eat, Drink

Julien Perry

Taste WA is this weekend and if you haven't scored tickets yet, you best hurry.  Read more »

Big Sale at BoConcept this Weekend

BoConept Fusion sofa

BoConcept is having a super floor-clearing sale this weekend (3/29-3/30).

Slice up to 30 percent off on floor samples and discounted items (chairs to sofas), and 20 percent off on over-stock items.  

And you can do your shopping at BoConcept's local showrooms (Bellevue, 10400 NE Eighth St., 425.732.3333; Downtown, 910 Western Ave., 206.464.9999) or its warehouse (SoDo, 2960 Fourth Ave. S., Suite 112; 206.971.3486). Read more »

Sitka & Spruce Was Almost a Deep-Fried Paradise and Other Fun Facts From Matt Dillon

Julien Perry
Matt Dillon outside his future Bar Sajor, December 2012

"I'm not a very strategic person," chef Matt Dillon told the crowd at last week's restaurant development summit at The Triple Door. He was joined on stage by fellow restauratuers Renee Erickson, Tom Douglas, Thierry Rautureau, Rick Yoder and Ethan Stowell. He had just been asked by the moderator, "What's next?" or something equally loaded.  Read more »

Bar Sajor's Edouardo Jordan Nominated for 'People's Best New Chef 2014'

Julien Perry

Food & Wine has come out with its list of The People’s Best New Chef 2014 nominees, and the only nod for Seattle comes in the form of Bar Sajor’s Edouardo Jordan. Last year, four local chefs made the cut. Read more »

Wedlocks: Pamper, Party, Repeat

Get your bridal beauty plan set at Wedlocks

Event planner Kelli Bielma (Shindig Events) and makeup artist Megan Bingham (OffWhite Hair & Makeup) are gearing up for the second annual Wedlocks event, happening on March 30 (NOTE: new date) from noon to 4 p.m. at the Columbia Tower Club, in tandem with their wedding showcase, As You Wish, from 4 to 6 p.m. Read more »