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Scottsdale Living

About Scottsdale Living

Scottsdale Living is the preeminent publication for the dynamic, affluent, Scottsdale resident. The semiannual Best of Scottsdale is the must-keep issue packed with everything you need to live beautifully... home, health, fashion, beauty, food, fitness and more! Our editorial staff reviews hundreds of businesses and products and selects and features only the finest in spring and fall issues.

The Living Room wine cafe opens at DC Ranch

The Living Room at DC Ranch

The Living Room wine café and lounge has been drawing crowds in Chandler’s Downtown Ocotillo neighborhood since opening December 2009. The locally owned group is now expanding into north Scottsdale and set to open their innovative wine concept in the Market Street at DC Ranch. The Living Room’s mantra is to “love, laugh and lounge.”… Read More →

Local retiree launches cookie company in Gold Canyon

Cookies with Ingredients, WEB
July 7, 2014 by in Local Shops

Francis Nelson Beebe knows a good cookie when he bakes one. This avid artisan baker and chef has been perfecting the art of the chocolate chip cookie for years and has parlayed his passion into an entrepreneurial endeavor: Mr. Nelson’s Cookies; now open for business in Gold Canyon. Beebe’s business model is simple: he’s a… Read More →

The Herb Box brings back summer supper club

Pork Meatball Bahn Mi

This summer, take a culinary adventure around the world without leaving the Valley during The Herb Box’s third annual Summer Supper Club Series. From July 8 to August 27, every Tuesday and Wednesday evening, The Herb Box at Southbridge and DC Ranch will serve a weekly changing, themed prix fixe menu of casual summer specials… Read More →

Thirsty Thursday: RA Sushi Bombpop

RA Sushi - Bombpop, WEB

Oh, say can you see? There’s a patriotic cocktail just waiting to turn your Fourth of July weekend into the dawn’s early light. This week’s red, white and blue-themed Thirsty Thursday comes courtesy of RA Sushi Bar and Restaurant, which will make you one of these bombastic babies for $8. What you need: Bottle of… Read More →

In the Mix: June 27 to June 29


Even though EDM and House music is mostly dominated by international names, this weekend in the Valley is all about native DJs. We have names coming from all across the nation- Atlanta, Los Angles, and a homecoming for a Valley local. Brazzabelle @ Maya Day + Nightclub Arizona native Brazzabelle will return to the valley… Read More →

INTERMIX Scottsdale opening in July


On July 14, fashion’s leading multi-brand retailer, INTERMIX, opens its newest boutique in Scottsdale, Arizona. Expanding its distinct shopping experience while embracing a “chill luxe” and “refined chic” vibe, the Scottsdale location brings the brand to 39 stores throughout North America. With locations in top luxury markets including New York, Los Angeles, Miami, and Chicago,… Read More →

Body Beautiful offers CO2 laser skin resurfacing


Body Beautiful Day & Medical Spa in Phoenix, which was recently voted the #1 by Ranking Arizona, announced that it has made another major technology investment, and is offering Active FX fraxel CO2 laser skin resurfacing to its clients. To accommodate this new product offering and the necessary equipment purchase, Beautiful Spa remodeled one of… Read More →

Uncle Louie’s offers Sunday family night specials


Sometimes it feels good to go back to the old days, like Sunday Family Night at Uncle Louie the Restaurant. In Uncle Louie’s old neighborhood in Brooklyn, Sunday night was the time for families and friends to get together for “pot luck” style meals. The weeknights were busy, but Sunday was for having fun. Uncle… Read More →

W Scottsdale celebrates Fourth with Amtrac and Posso


W Scottsdale, Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) and Disco Donnie Presents (DDP) invites guests to celebrate Independence Day with fun games, patriotic cocktails, a spectacular fireworks display and live music performances by Amtrac, Posso and more on Friday, July 4. Doors open at 11 a.m. Tickets are $20.  To purchase tickets, please visit or Join W Scottsdale on the… Read More →

Fogo de Chão Hosts Scottsdale Summer Feast

Fogo de Chão gaucho chefs use churrasco-style cooking techniques passed down through generations in Southern Brazil.

Fogo de Chão Scottsdale will once again host The Fogo Summer Feast that lasts from July 1, 2014, through September 19, 2014. Guests will enjoy the full Fogo dining experience that includes 16 cuts of meats, the gourmet salad bar, tasty side dishes, and a choice of dessert (chocolate mousse cake, New York style cheesecake… Read More →

Barrett-Jackson Brings Back Cup to Hot August Nights


Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions™, is upping the ante when it comes to best in show competitions. Held in downtown Reno, the Barrett-Jackson Cup is back for the 2nd Annual Hot August Nights Auction, July 31-Aug. 2, with a prize purse north of $100,000 and growing. With the help of generous sponsors like… Read More →

Fired Pie opens Scottsdale location


Last year, locally-owned and operated Fired Pie, exploded on the dining scene in the Valley as the first fast-casual pizza restaurant. Today, the eatery announces plans to double their store locations by fall of 2014, going from four to eight. The fast-casual movement has continued to see an upward trend. For the fifth consecutive year… Read More →

Linkin Park to headline Stars of the Season fundraiser

Photo by Brandon Cox

Grammy Award-winning rock band Linkin Park will headline the 5th annual Stars of the Season fundraising soirée for Banner Children’s at Cardon Children’s Medical Center on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014 at the Omni Scottsdale Resort and Spa at Montelucia in Paradise Valley, Ariz. On the heels of the band’s sixth studio album release, The Hunting… Read More →

My Sisters’ Charities Thrift Store is coming

sisters in the field wiht a bike

First there was My Sister’s Closet (1991), then My Sister’s Attic (1997) and Well Suited (2001), and now the Valley’s most charitable sisters are at it again — opening My Sisters’ Charities Thrift Store in July of 2014. At approximately 3,200-square-feet, the first location of My Sisters’ Charities Thrift Store will be located in Chandler… Read More →

Lisa Sette Gallery Opens Saturday in Phoenix

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The Lisa Sette Gallery – which offered experimental and contemporary art for 28 years on iconic Marshall Way in Scottsdale – will blend its artwork and reputation with another work of art – an Al Beadle-designed midtown architectural classic – with a soft opening of its new location and the inaugural summer show, “Hello Midtown!”… Read More →