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jewelry by matt!

Make some jazzy hands.

BUY
Jewelry by Matt
What:
Handmade cloth, bead, and stone bracelets on suede backing are colorful, crafty, and quirky.
Why: They’re worth the wrist.
When: You go off the cuff.
Where: Totokaelo, 913 Western Ave. (206-623-3582).

SNACK
Marilyn’s Nut Butters
What:
Made in Seattle, the organic sweet and savory spreads come in fun combos like pistachio fennel, hazelnut walnut spice, and cinnamon walnut pecan.
Why: Some toppings are butter than others.
When: You’re feeling nutty.
Where: Picnic, 6801 Greenwood Ave. N. (206-453-5867); The Swinery, 3207 California Ave. SW (206-932-4211).

Wink Cupcakes Opens
What:
The new brick-and-mortar shop on Queen Anne serves uniquely flavored (champagne, Guinness) and seasonal treats, as well as Whidbey Island Ice Cream.
Why: Finally, something to bat a lash at.
When: Tues.-Thurs., 8 a.m.-7 p.m., Fri. & Sat., 8 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 1817 Queen Anne Ave. N. (206-856-1600).

BOOGIE
Hellacious Square Dance
What:
Local band The Tallboys lay down plucky tunes while you do-si-do your partner and swing yourself around.
Why: Caller back.
When: Mon., 8 p.m.
Where: Tractor Tavern, 5213 Ballard Ave. NW (206-789-3599).

DINE
The Night Kitchen
What:
The new insomniac-friendly restaurant offers Pacific Northwest comfort food, coffee, and Wi-Fi in a cozy downtown alcove.
Why: Don’t get left out in the dark.
When: Tues.-Sun., 6 p.m.-9 a.m.
Where: 216 Stewart St. (206-448-8810).

Photo: Courtesy of Jewelry by Matt

LOCATIONS
Wink Cupcakes
1817 Queen Anne Ave N
@ Howe St
Seattle, WA 98119
The Night Kitchen
216 Stewart St
@ 2nd Ave
Seattle, WA 98181
3207 California Ave SW
@ SW Hanford St
Seattle, WA 98116
206-932-4211
6801 Greenwood Ave N
@ N 68th St
Seattle, WA 98103
206-453-5867
1523 10th Ave
Seattle, WA 98122
206-623-3582
5213 Ballard Ave NW
@ 20th Ave
Seattle, WA 98107
206-789-3599
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