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HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDE

Portland Monthly's Golden Holiday Hits Gift Guide

Toys! Sweaters! Food and drink! Accessories! The classics are classics for good reason. Sometimes, they just need a fresh spin.

  • By Kristin Lane, Nicolle Clemetson, and Eden Dawn
  • Published 12/01/2014

LONG STORY SHORT

Portland Opera Turns 50 This Month—and One Woman Has Been There For It All

From chorus girl to costume queen, Frances Britt has been involved with almost every Portland Opera production of the past half century. We look back at some of the wildest moments—and wildest costumes.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 11/03/2014

THE STATE OF CRAFT

6 Design Stars Shaping Portland’s Craft Scene

It's no secret that our city is a hotbed of impressive stuff. Meet the makers behind the magic.

  • By Marty Patail, Benjamin Tepler, Aaron Scott, Rachel Ritchie, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 10/01/2014

LONG STORY SHORT

Portlandia's Mayor Turns to the Bottle

Kyle MacLachlan's Walla Walla winery Pursued by Bear is earning accolades from oenophiles nationwide. Here's how it came to be.

  • By Matthew Halverson
  • Published 09/26/2014

MENSWEAR

Off to the Races in High Style

Fellas, here’s the plan: ditch the full suit, but incorporate a pop of color, whether vibrant slacks or a bright pocket square.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 08/01/2014

HIT LIST

Cool Off with Our 6 Favorite Summer Beers

Our go-to half-dozen local brews to quench your seasonal thirst.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 07/01/2014

STYLE

A Decade of Portland Fashion Flashbacks

Ten years ago, we proclaimed that these fresh young designers would be the next big thing. (Look at them now!)

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/01/2014

BREAKING FOOD NEWS

Nong’s Khao Man Gai to Open Restaurant

Portland’s food cart queen launches her first official sit-down eatery.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 03/03/2014

LONG STORY SHORT

Kristen Murray: Dessert Whiz

The makings of the sweet chef behind Maurice—downtown's new "pastry luncheonette"

  • By Marnie Hanel and Nicolle Clemetson
  • Published 03/03/2014

NEWS

Legal Weed is Coming! Are We Ready?

Oregon may vote to legalize recreational marijuana in 2014. As the drug war winds down, we explore Oregon's current cannabis landscape.

  • By Doug Fine
  • Published 03/03/2014

DISPATCH

Panic's High Tech Passion

Why Cabel Sasser turned down an offer from Steve Jobs—and how the early app start-up lived to tell the tale.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/03/2014

STYLE

A Guide to Winter Accessories

No cold-weather ensemble is complete without the right accessories.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 01/22/2014

PROFILE

Nancy Hales, Portland's First Lady

With local fashion chops, a passion for grassroots organization, and a 1987 bumper sticker-laden Toyota truck, the mayor's better half is crafting herself a place in Portland history.

  • By Karen Karbo
  • Published 01/02/2014

PRET-A-PORTLAND

It's Raining, Men

From fellas looking for designer denim to gents hunting killer ties, these Portland shops outfit every type of man for fall.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/11/2013

FALL FASHION

The New Workplace Chic

This fall's style sheet includes tailored workwear featuring playful textures, bold colors, and eye-catching prints. We show you how to combine fashion and work like a professional.

  • By Nicolle Clemetson and Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/01/2013

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Fashion and Shopping in the September Issue

Dispatches from the most fashionable reaches of Portland Monthly

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 09/04/2013

PRET-A-PORTLAND

Tomboy Style

Tis the season to embrace casual, menswear-inspired designs.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 07/01/2013

PRET-A-PORTLAND

Drag's Iconic Portland Designer

Glitter, glam, and man-skirts star on New York runways today, but Darcelle has been putting on the glitz for nearly 50 years.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 06/03/2013

LONG STORY SHORT

Adulting Tips from Kelly Williams Brown

The Oregonian author dishes on her beginner’s guide to adulthood, Adulting: How to Become a Grown-Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/01/2013

INSIDE THE MAGAZINE

Eat the April Issue

This month's food-centric stories in Portland Monthly include a review of Ava Gene's and Gregory Gourdet's moment in the spotlight.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 04/01/2013
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