The July 2018 Issue

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This Renton-Based Subscription Service Brings Succulents to Your Doorstep

Each month, a new plant arrives, complete with care instructions

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A Bothell Artist Is Mixing Wood and Metal to Create These Custom Furniture Pieces

Sean Carleton's work can be seen at the Bellevue Arts Museum's Artsfair, July 27-29

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Westman’s Breakfast Sandwich Brings East Coast Staple to Seattle

Is this the best breakfast in the city?

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A UW Researcher’s Big Idea for Expanding Cell Phone Service

University of Washington’s Spencer Sevilla wants to give cell access to those in need

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The Ultimate Backyard Accessory? A Sauna

What makes a house a home? For one Seattle couple, the answer seems to be a personal touch, and a little heat

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Meet Macklemore’s T-Shirt Guy

Graphic designer Sam Bledsoe’s eclectic style is catching the attention of hip-hop’s heavy hitters

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This Modern Outdoor Table Also Stores Your Drinks

A modern outdoor table gets its signature finish from an ancient element

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Learn How to Taste Coffee Like an Expert

Want to really know coffee? Then you’ll need to do a cupping

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Meet the Vashon Island Artist Keeping Lettering Alive

Suzanne Moore is among nearly 30 artists participating in the Seattletters International Calligraphy Conference in Bellingham this month

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Seattle Distillers Make a Spirited Case for Barrel-Aged Gin

Plus: Five Washington gins to try

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Get the Scoop on Seattle’s Newest Ice Cream Shops

Five new ice cream shops to try this summer

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Underneath Amazon’s Shadow, Local Retail Is Reinventing Itself in Seattle

Retailers throughout the city are getting creative in their fight for survival—and many are thriving