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Local Chefs to Watch Now

Eight up-and-comers who are worth keeping a close eye on

Taylor Cheney Chef Taylor Cheney comes by her love of international cuisine organically: Her mother was a capable cook who…

Amy Pennington and Chelsea Lin

Pastry Chef Laura Pyles’ Typical Day

A night and day in the pop-up life of Parchmentʼs Laura Pyles

Pastry chef Laura Pyles was deep into planning and recipe testing for a Huxley Wallace–funded bakery venture when she was…

Chelsea Lin

The Most Buzzed About Local Chefs Right Now

Seattle chefs who are busy making waves (and really good food)

When you think about what defines a hot chef, how do you gauge their temperature? Is it their success? Talent?…

Seattle Mag

An Open and Airy Backyard Cottage

A 1920s Crown Hill bungalow gets a new, green backyard abode

Developers have been drooling over Kate Lichtenstein’s property.  Located in a neighborhood filled with small houses, many of which are…

Shannon O'Leary

A Small-Space Redesign That’s Big on Style

A compact Capitol Hill co-op’s beautiful, budget-wise makeover

“Wherever I’ve moved, I’ve always just sort of torn walls down,” says Evgenia Messenger. But when it came to the…

Shannon O'Leary

Where Seattle Chefs Dine Out

14 Seattle chefs dish on where they love to drink and dine on their days off

They know food—and they don’t need to impress on their nights off—which means chefs have the skinny on the best…

Seattle Mag