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Celebrate Seattle's Beautiful Old Architecture with Historic Seattle

Celebrate the urge to preserve our city's built heritage at Historic Seattle's Sixth Annual Preservation Awards on May 13, 5:30–8 p.m., at the Good Shepherd Center (Wallingford, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N). Read more »

Meet Local Artisans—and Snag a Sweet Mom's Day Gift—at Le Objects for the Home on Saturday

Lisa Deffacio of Fern Heath Design's Fleur collection

This Saturday (5/10), 6 to 9 p.m., Le Objects for the Home (Georgetown, 1226 S Bailey St.; 206.604.4958) corrals Eric Mendelsohn of Time Beat Clocks and Lisa Deffacio of Fern Heath Design (see her "fleur" works above) as part of its "Meet the Maker" series in conjunction with the Georgetown Art Attack. Read more »

Meet Woodworker John Thoe (And Save on Some of his Works) this Sunday

John Thoe, artist Northwest Woodworkers Gallery

This Sunday (5/4), from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., you can meet master woodcarver and furniture maker John Thoe, as part of the Northwest Woodworkers' Gallery (Belltown, 2111 First Ave.; 206.625.0542) "Meet the Makers Series." Read more »

Rock the Kasbah-Inspired Lighting

Nothing says hot and exotic, like the ages-old Kasbah.

If North Africa isn't exactly in your immediate travel plans, you can just import the sultry style of those lands into your design scheme. We're particularly keen about tapping the romantic look for outdoor envions. In addition to adopting a colorful outdoor rug or two, the dreamy Arabian style can be found in lots of outdoor lantern looks. Read more »

Mark Your Calendar for Seattle Tilth's Edible Plants Sale

Seattle Tilth's Edible Plant Sale

Seattle Tilth's Edible Plant Sale takes place on May 3-4, Read more »