Hillman City Backyard Boquet

It’s a Hillman City Backyard Bouquet! Make your own, and add any of these beauties to your South Seattle garden: Canterbury bells Iceland poppies Peonies Irises Jupiter’s Beard

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New Bugs on the Block

Hillman City: there are some new bugs on the block! Yesterday at Tin Umbrella Coffee we released 500 little ladybugs into our potted plant “sidewalk garden” as a natural way to rid our honeysuckle vines of the aphids that have popped up! While some took off to explore the neighborhood, most of these cheerful little […]

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Here’s a Happy Thought.

Here’s a happy thought, to start off your Monday morning:

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Grand Opening: Southeast Seattle’s Tool Library

So amazing! Southeast Seattle’s Sally Bailey just dropped by with grand opening posters for….[drum roll]….Southeast Seattle’s first EVER Tool Library! We couldn’t ❤ this more, and we remember the day (almost two years ago when we were a *brand new* coffee shop and a group of like-minded individuals from the community met RIGHT HERE at Tin […]

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Mother’s Day Craft Show Success & A Huge Thank You

These two! A HUGE and heartfelt thanks to happy delusions‘ Mary and our own coffee shop manager, Becca, for collaborating (& conspiring) to bring Hillman City yet another extraordinary, thoughtfully-curated, charmingly-handmade craft show, just for Mother’s Day, just for South Seattle. It’s an incredible feeling: seeing our space used to showcase & support so many […]

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Shop for Mom & Shop Small: A Handmade Craft Show

South Seattle! Shop for mom and shop small: One-day-only! Happening now! Fresh flowers, cards, hair accessories, ceramic coffee mugs, magnets, candles, skin care….PLUS, there’s a raffle for anyone who spends $50 today!!!  

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