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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!

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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Antique and Bargain Hunters Delight in New Second-Hand Store

Rummage Around, a new business at Pike Place Market, is a prime destination for antique lovers and bargain hunters. Located on the third floor of the lower levels of the Market, the second-hand boutique offers a mind-boggling collection that spans kitchen items such as an antique oven to bicycles and a bucket of umbrellas—though Seattleites profess the latter are used only by visitors to the Emerald City.

Walking by the busy windows of Rummage Around, it's hard not to be drawn in by the wonderful display of precious items waiting to be found, taken home, and loved. Take a quick tour and find a quirky household item or a unique gift for a friend. Even if antiques and sweet finds aren't your thing, check out the collection of movies or browse the ample jewelry section. 

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