March 6, 2012

Don't Miss Gaugain at SAM

sculpture hanging in lobby gallary...automobile fusion? 

Recently named #2 in Kiplinger's list of the nation's top cities, Seattle is full of an endless and imaginative variety of things to do.

SAM, Seattle Art Museum, is a wonderful jewel in the city's plethora of adornment, but can easily be overlooked as we take ...

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June 28, 2011

Living in Edmonds - Virtual Relocation Package

Quaint Edmonds downtown like a seaside village. 

Edmonds is just north of Seattle and overlooks Puget Sound.  It is as peaceful as a village with a quaint downtown shopping district and just down the street at the water is the Ferry Terminal with a ferry running to Kingston (from which you drive to Bainbridge Island ...

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May 16, 2011

Sustainable in Ballard Lightyears Ahead

Ballard's intersection of Ballard Ave and NW Market Street  is a shopping mecca, a dining destination, has great coffee shops, yoga and martial arts studios, boat showrooms (at least one), hair salons and spas, good burger joints, great ethnic food from Mexican to Japanese to Thai, great steak places ...

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May 12, 2011

Turabi Rug Gallery in Phinney Ridge Gets Raves

There is nothing better than a rug which has been imported from that very center of carpet making history, locations in Turkey, Iran, Pakistan, India, even China.  These world renowned carpet producing areas are known widely, and Turabi Rug Gallery Omar brings his expertise to the hunt and give ...

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April 29, 2011

Assemble Gallery and Studio in Phinney Ridge

AssembleSeattle might be called "cutting edge" if it didn't sound so sharp.  The new urban village?  Not too bad... what I notice again and again is just as social media is based on a new model of relationship in which the fact that perfect strangers are most ...

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