December 2011

The Best (and Worst) of 2011 in Seattle

Our editorial team taps into the latest and greatest our city has to offer.

It’s been a year of extraordinary changes in our city, from the explosive growth of Seattle’s best new neighborhood to…

Seattle Mag

South Lake Union: Best Thing of 2011

#thehoodthatcould Though it’s been percolating in Paul Allen’s brain for years, the South Lake Union neighborhood finally arrived in 2011….

Seattle Magazine Staff

Best Local Shopping in 2011

The Seattle products and boutiques we couldn't stay away from this year.

Best New Home and Gift Shop: Butter Home The sentiment “Go to your happy place” became a physical, rather than…

Seattle Mag

Best Food and Drink in Seattle 2011

Or, why we couldn't stop eating in 2011.

Best PieSeattle Pie Company It was the year of the pie! Proof: A half-dozen new pie shops opened this year,…

Seattle Mag

28 Holiday Happenings Not to Miss

Glad tidings abound in the Emerald City!

Dance Pacific Northwest Ballet: The Nutcracker Try and spot the Wild Thing hidden within Maurice Sendak’s famous set display during…

Patrick Hutchison

Best Local Arts in 2011

The shining stars in Seattle literature, theater, visual art and film in 2011.

LITERATURE #notavailableonkindle Most Innovative Approach to the Literary Journal:  Filter Sometimes, thinking outside of the box means thinking inside of…

Brangien Davis and Bond Huberman