Style Editor

Eden Dawn (a rare born-and-raised Oregonian) used her bachelor’s degrees in English Lit and Fashion Design to elbow her way to the position of style editor. With a love for all things style she’s provided shopping guides for Portland’s vintage hunters, hung out in the glitter-filled closet of drag queen legend Darcelleinterviewed Tim Gunn on Project Runway’s love affair with Portland, and styled fashion features extravagant enough to make Jay Gatsby blush.

When she’s not writing do’s and dont’s for the city, she’s styling the fashion features for Portland Bride & Groom, giving advice on where to shop in Travel Portland, or starring in one of Portland Monthly’s Elements of Style fashion videos. In non-fashion moments she can be found in search of the perfect picnic location or hunkered down at home with her handsome boyfriend and two (borderline dictatorial) girl cats.

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HAPPENINGS

Fashion and Design Events You Should Go To This Month

Rock bottom samples sales, fancy visiting designers, and a metal holiday pop up shop. Here's what to do this month.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/11/2015

STYLE SPOTLIGHT

Content Returns to Ace Hotel This Weekend With Fresh Faces

Ace Hotel's beloved immersive design event returns this weekend with familiar folks and wonderfully weird new ones.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/09/2015

BEHIND THE SCENES

The Shining Fashion Tribute: How We Did It

Relive the horror of The Shining this Halloween with a look back at our very DIY October fashion feature.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/30/2015

FASHION

Teen Fashionista and Rookie Queen Tavi Gevinson in PDX

The Rookie editor dishes on style, feminism and Voodoo Doughnuts.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/26/2015

IN PICTURES

Internet Sensation Girls and Their Cats Comes to Portland

Fashion photographer BriAnne Wills comes home from NYC to add Portlanders to her beloved photography series.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/21/2015

STYLE PROFILE

Bobby Bonaparte on Gender-Neutral Clothing and Keeping Fashion Local

Bobby Bonaparte on the Asian aesthetic and why gender-specific clothing is on its way out.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/19/2015

RUNWAY RUNDOWN

The Highlights Reel From Four Days of FashioNXT's Runway Shows

All the ups and downs of FashioNXT's four-day extravaganza in one handy slide show.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/13/2015

BEST IN SHOW

Portland Fashion's Newest Emerging Designer Is....

Last night's Emerging Designer competition turned into a judges debate before ultimately crowning a new winner.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/09/2015

STYLE FEATURE

Portland’s Newest Bridge Meets the City’s Sharp Architectural Fashion

Tilikum Crossing serves as a fitting stage for local designers' structured and trussed dresses, suits, and separates.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/05/2015

INTERVIEW

Why Celebrities Love Portland's Tomboy Brand Wildfang

Wildfang's CEO Emma McIlroy talks Evan Rachel Wood, the new West End shop, and liberating meanswear from the men's department

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/05/2015

FREE STUFF

Win Tickets to FashioNXT's Emerging Designer Competition

FashioNXT's runways return this week and we have fancy tickets to give away.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/05/2015

HAPPENINGS

Fashion in Film Bites Into Bram Stoker's Dracula

The Hollywood Theater's quarterly Fashion in Film series pays tribute to Francis Ford Coppola's epic telling (and costuming) of Dracula. Gary Oldman, and Winona Ryder alert!

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/28/2015

SO LONG, SUMMER

What Was Your Quintessential Oregon Summer Moment?

As fall officially kicks off, we look back at a season of beach trips, bike rides, and record heat waves. Add your memory to the mix!

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 09/23/2015

SHOP LOCAL

There Is Such a Thing as Men's Fashion in Portland

It's not all tees and plaid and jeans in PDX—we take a look at the state of men's style with 7 shops that will take you from classic to modern (without looking like a local stereotype).

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/22/2015

TBA FESTIVAL

The Good, the Bad, and the Cous Cous: Our TBA Recap

We laughed. We cried. Our patience was tested—and often rewarded. There were dances in folk shoes, in forests, and with food, meditations on the end of men and some serious soundscapes. With another TBA behind us, our critics offer their verdicts.

  • By Brandon Staley, Megan Haverman, Fiona McCann, Ramona DeNies, and Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/22/2015

RED CARPET

The Best and Worst of the Emmy's Red Carpet

Some people won big awards last night, but what we really care about is who wore what.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/21/2015

CABIN FEVER

Incredible Fall Looks Inspired by Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining'

Thirty-five years after The Shining first hit the big screen, we pay homage to Kubrick's masterpiece with woolly sweaters, plaid flannels, and sinister sisters.

  • By Holly Andres and Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/21/2015

SHOP LOCAL

11 Fashion-Forward Portland Boutiques We Love

Discover the city's top style strongholds, and take a closer look at Portland's changing shopping habits with the owner of Frances May.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/21/2015

HAPPENINGS

Your Weekend Style Guide

The weekend overfloweth with design related events from parties to sales to entertain you and yours. Do these things now.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/17/2015

FASHION SHOWS

Our Designer Picks for FashioNXT's Runway Shows

Four nights of fashion shows take over the Pearl next month. Here's who we're excited to see!

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/15/2015
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