December 2012

Spend a Day in La Conner

Washington’s quaint waterfront town exudes charm and warmth despite the winter chill.

BrowsePeruse one-of-a-kind consignment furnishings at Re-Feather Your Nest (623 Morris St.; 360.399.1057; re-featheryournest.com). Antique birdcages that double as outdoor candleholders,…

Mallory Peterson

Best of 2012: Local Arts

Our favorite performances, original works and unexpected creations.

Visual ArtsBEST NEW CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERIESGood news: This year saw so many new art gallery openings that we couldn’t pick…

Brangien Davis & Bond Huberman

Obituaries 2012

We bid a final adieu to notable friends.

Kathi Goertzen, 54, one of Seattle’s most trusted television anchors for nearly three decades, died on August 13, after a…

Kristen Russell

Best of 2012: Beauty, Salons and Spas

The best places in Seattle for haircuts, mani/pedis and massages, plus the best salon in the city.

Hottest Haircutting TalentNiko Weddle, Gene JuarezWhen it comes to mastering trendy cuts, taking the plunge to blunt bangs and achieving…

Seattle Mag

Best of 2012

Seattle mag's picks for the best restaurants, shopping, sports and arts in 2012.

From no-hitters to new highways, pocket libraries to boutiques on wheels, 2012 brought a slate of changes to Seattle. The…

Seattle Magazine

When Will Seattle Streets Be Safe Enough for Cyclists?

Will Seattle’s Bicycle Master Plan Update finally make Seattle streets inviting for cyclists?

You’ve heard it all a million times: Drivers are jerky, lazy, inattentive louts looking to put another notch in their…

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