Scoop Blog Archive / January 2014

Five Things You Need to Know About Seattle Magazine's New Food Editor

Lauren Mang

Julien Perry, former editor of Eater and contributor to Seattle Weekly's Voracious blog and KOMO Newsradio, starts today as Seattle magazine’s new dining editor. Before she hits the ground running with daily Restaurant Insider blog updates here at—look for her insightful reviews and food coverage for the print edition starting in our May issue—we wanted to introduce her to our readers. Read more »


Spotlight on: Goodwill's Local Ebay Listings

White Gucci square heeled loafers, size 7. Buy It Now price: $49.99

I'm a huge thrifter and consigner. I love the thrill of the hunt and the thrill of reselling. I'm constantly surprised by what people donate to Goodwill and what ends up in the Ebay store. Read on to see the cream of the crop this week.

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Five New Reasons to Love Rivet & Sway

The Superfly

Pioneer Square-based online eyewear boutique, Rivet & Sway, known for their home try-on package and easy-on-the-wallet pricing structure, has just released their new Chelsea Hall collection, which includes sunnies—a first for the brand. We’re hooked on these frames for all their tough chic, cool girl appeal. Read more »

Super Bowl Parties Aplenty and an Exhibit on African-American Baseball in WA

Go see the Northwest African American Museum's "Pitch Black: African American Baseball in Washington" exhibit

Must See
The Long History of African-American Baseball in WA

(2/1 to 11/9, times vary) — Washington state didn’t have a professional Negro League team until 1946, which means much of the state’s black baseball history has gone undocumented. But the Northwest African American Museum’s new exhibit “Pitch Black” aims to rectify that, with artifacts, photographs and oral histories from this unheralded community. Read more »


Super Seahawks Super Bowl Drinks

A.J. Rathbun

The Super Bowl is just days away, and hopefully your party planning is in full swing. Here’s the thing though--serving up the same old drinks is no way to celebrate and show your passion for the best team in all of football (a position that will certainly be confirmed by the end of the game). The Seahawks are awesome, and deserve to have awesome drinks consumed when cheers-ing them. So don’t resort to artificially blue-colored, bad-tasting messes. Try one of the below instead, that way, everyone comes out a winner. Read more »