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Beat the heat and pamper yourselfafter a day of rambling through Pike Place Market with a lotion, potion or fragrance from The Soap Box, a boutique specializing in personal care items. Browse luxurious imported soaps, bubble baths and assorted bath toys and products like rubber ducks and aromatherapy body scrubs.

Find The Soap Box near original Starbucks, on Pike Place in the Soames-Dunn Building.

Seattle Cutlery has provided Emerald City home cooks and star chefs with professional culinary knives since 1978. Located on Pike Place near the original Starbucks, SEACUT, as it is also known, has a gorgeous knife display worth ogling– even if the closest thing you get to cooking is a takeout menu. Check out their plethora of pocketknives and handy kitchen gadgets like cocktail shakers too!

City Hall Farmers Market 2014

Posted July 30, 2014

Every Tuesday, from June-September, 2014, Pike Place Market holds a farmers market in downtown Seattle at City Hall Plaza on 4th Ave between Cherry and James St. from 10 am - 2 pm. Come join us next Tuesday!

SPINACH AND MUSHROOM PIZZA from Mt. Townsend Creamery

Make your own homemade artisan pizza with ingredients from around Pike Place Market: farm fresh produce, local small batch Olympic Peninsula cheese, and house-made pizza dough from DeLaurenti Specialty Food & Wine. The frozen dough takes about two hours to thaw—cook it today or let it rise overnight.

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BLUEBERRY-PEACH COBBLER from the Pike Place Market Cookbook by Braiden Rex-Johnson

This is a magical dessert. The dough begins at the bottom of the casserole dish and travels to the top during baking. This bubbling-hot fruit cobbler is so good it doesn’t need a topping. Serves 6 - 8

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Local independent book publisher Chin Music Press opened its doors at Pike Place Market last week, adding to the already robust roster of independent bookstores at Seattle's public market including BLMF Literary Saloon, Lamp Light Books, Left Bank Books Collective, and Lion Heart Bookstore.

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