Scoop Blog Archive / November 2010

Fashion Friday: Hooray For New Store Openings

I’m feeling a little retrospective today:  A year ago, I was still scrambling to find one semi-new shop to cover for our monthly Shopping Around column (see our November edition here). Fast-forward to 2010 and three stellar new shops have opened their doors this week alone. Can we all dance a little jig for a moment? Read more »

The Weekly Must List: November 4 - 10

Shush: Silent Reading Party at The Sorrento Hotel

If you’ve ever doubted Seattle’s status as book-nerd capital, stop by the Silent Reading Party TONIGHT. At this regular (fun!) event, people sit in the Fireside Room, reading books quietly, often with drinks in hand. 6–9 p.m. Free. Sorrento Hotel, 900 Madison St.; 206.622.6400;

Outdoors: Put Your Garden To Bed

It's that time of year again, time to put your garden to bed for the winter. But fret not: Seattle Tilth's got your back. And they will hold your hand, especially if you attend their upcoming workshop, "Putting the Garden to Bed." Tilth reports that Fall is a fantastic time to replenish the soil, and will show attendees some inexpensive or free ways to build your soil using materials on hand. A little work now can pay dividends come spring, so don't miss this workshop. Saturday, November 6, 10 a.m. Read more »

Good Luck NaNoWriMo Participants!