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What’s in My Bag: Terumi Pong and Her Boys Takes Us Along on Their DownUnder Adventure

Hi! My name is Terumi Pong and I am a Seattle phone photographer. I write about family travel and living in our city on my blog, An Emerald City Life. My family and I often come to Pike Place Market together to eat and explore. Sometimes we bike from our house and make a stop at the Market before or […]

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Viaduct-Themed Deals at Pike Place Market

Viaduct-mania is taking over Pike Place Market! Demolition on the Alaskan Way Viaduct has reached the halfway mark and it’s in front of Pike Place Market.  From now through the second half of July come shop the Market, relax in the sun and watch the demolition from our unobstructed view on our new MarketFront Plaza.  Make […]

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12 Ways to Say ‘I Love You’

There is no better way to say, ‘I love you’ than with a handmade gift. Swing by Pike Place Market before or after work and pick up something truly unique and special for your sweetie, Galentine or Palentine. After all, we at the Market are heart-makers, not heart-breakers. Piroshky Piroshky Eat your heart out to […]

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7 Best Holiday Gifts for Kids

From handcrafted stick horses to magic sets and puzzles to cute hats and mittens, Pike Place Market has everything a kid needs to expand their mind and keep warm this winter.  Below are seven gifts featured in our Holiday Gift Guide that will make the little ones scream with excitement.  Kitten Mittens These cute fingerless mittens by Kitten Mittens are […]

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5 Best Holiday Gifts for Him

He is special and he deserves a useful, handcrafted gift from Pike Place Market. Below are five gifts featured in our Holiday Gift Guide that your hubby, dad or brother will treasure. (Ladies, here’s some gifts for you too) Sheepskin Slippers and Hats On these cold nights, the best gift is a gift of warmth. North Star Trading Company has […]

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Culinary Wedding Gifts from Pike Place Market

Instead of shopping gift registries, try browsing the craft tables in the north end of Pike Place Market for unique handcrafted gifts that are decorative, functional or both. If you’re shopping for those who love to cook, wine and dine, you can’t go wrong with these:  Raven Mountain Woodworks Terry Graves produces cutting boards of […]

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Make a Pike Place Market Easter Basket

If you’re looking for the perfect Easter ham or leg of lamb, biscuits and breads for brunch, candy or toys to fill the Easter basket, or eggs to dye and hide, stop by Pike Place Market and explore all of the plentiful options! Order your Easter ham or leg of lamb from Don & Joe’s […]

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Meet Cynthia Hope of Hands of the World

Warm light pours out of big windows, gleaming off worldly wonders, inviting you to travel the world in the space of one store. Hands of the World has an impressive 35-year history in Pike Place Market, matched only by the countries represented in the store—Nepal, Pakistan, Indonesia, Mali, Kenya, Thailand, India—just to name a few. […]

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Robot vs Sloth Opens on First and Pine

Located on the corner of First and Pine, Robot vs Sloth is the new shop of owner/artist Lauren Rudeck. Though the shop is a Market newcomer, Lauren is no stranger to Pike Place. For the past five years, she was half of the duo behind Ugly Baby and La Ru on Western Avenue. Now with more space to […]

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What’s Your New Year’s Resolution?

With the busyness of the holiday season coming to an end, New Year’s resolutions are all the talk! Whether you’re committed to getting in better shape, using your vacation time, practicing self-care and meditation, learning to cook, or reading more books, Pike Place Market is a great place to help get 2018 off on the […]

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