Design’s on you.
Spun Sustainable Collective
What: Organic clothing designer Sara Seumae sets up her own retail space — a co-op filled with local artisans like Twig Cosmetics, Cameron Levin Couture, and Thinknow jewelry.
Why: Watch the creative process in action out back.
When: Opens Fri. Mon.-Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Where: 1515 14th Ave. (206-328-2102).
Five Chairs & Ten Tables
What: Seattle-based artist and architect Roy McMakin’s newest domestic designs.
Why: Unexpected construction gaps highlight the furniture’s off-kilter nature and dual role as artwork in the gallery-turned-showroom.
When: Thru Dec. 5. Opens Fri., 7-9 p.m.
Where: Ambach & Rice, 5107 Ballard Ave. NW (206-789-6242). Admission is free.
What: The folks behind The Corson Building, Detour ID, Pivotal Tango, and Tangabrazo team up to craft a fine-food extravaganza with dance lessons, Argentine wines, and music.
Why: It doubles as a fundraiser for Neighborhood House, a local organization working to fight poverty.
When: Fri., 6:30-11 p.m.
Where: Georgetown Ballroom, 5623 Airport Way S. Tickets ($90) at 206-461-8430 ext. 294 or online at nhwa.org.
Gadgets and Gizmos for Techies
What: Our definitive holiday gift guide to the latest and greatest, including a 3-D camcorder, remote-operated lantern, wooden watch, and retro iPhone dock.
Why: Get your hands on hi-fi, lo-fi, and everything in between.
When: Before you crash.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com.
The Bistro Box Opens
What: Gourmet food trailer cranks out tantalizing breakfast and lunch options.
Why: A croque madame or frittata in the morning; sliders (Kobe beef, coconut chicken with slaw), fries with four sauces, and pizzettas in the afternoon.
When: Hours online at bistrobox.net.
Where: 215 Main Ave. S., Renton; Park Ave. N., Renton (206-406-6202).
Photo: Courtesy of Spun
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