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shop talk: Fresh Tangerine opens in Pioneer Square

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favorite finds / shopping

Portland-based jewelry designer and creator of Fresh Tangerine, Kim Kogane, recently migrated north and now calls Seattle home. Her work is delicate, feminine and youthful. I visited her studio/shop in Pioneer Square to check out her designs and chat with the designer herself. I stopped in during her open house – I always love to see what local artists and designers are up to – and it out her studio is Advertisements

workspace design: the home office

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diy / inspiration / shopping

Congratulations! You have finally decided to take the plunge and start that small business you have always wanted. Maybe you are designing wedding invitations, consulting on social media marketing strategies, or managing a DJ business. You have the skills to make it happen, but WHERE will it happen? The dining room table? A rented location outside your home? Or maybe your bonus room can be converted into an office. Wherever the location, what you do […]

a green christmas, part I

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If you live in the Seattle area, visit Swansons’ website for more information on their Trees for Salmon program. It’s a great way to celebrate the holiday spirit of giving – your tree will help restore local salmon habitat for years to come. Outside of Seattle, check with your local nurseries to see what your live tree options are. The Lovi reusable birch wood trees are available on, though shopping local is great for […]