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LA Continues the California Invasion of Portland—With a Stylish Pop-Up?!

Adding to the Californian craze, an LA focused makers event sets up camp for two weeks. Good will or imperialism? Read on!

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/25/2015


The Local Guide to Black Friday, Small Biz Saturday, and Cyber Monday

It's the biggest shopping weekend of the year and we have all the info on how to keep those dollars local.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/24/2015


How the 'Up-Cycling' Design Company Looptworks Reinvented Portland's Most Legendary Motorcycle Jackets

The sustainability-focused manufacturer turns excess leather into premium luggage. Everyone wins.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 11/24/2015


A New Stone Jewelry Line That Dazzles

Beach Bones jewelry takes hunks of "raw material from the universe" and turns them into statement pieces.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/23/2015


The Posh Remodel of Old Town's Society Hotel

A former flophouse gets a fancy update.

  • By Megan Haverman
  • Published 11/23/2015


The Highlights From Content

This year's maker wonderland brought neon rooms, trance bands, and chakra sprays. See it all here.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 11/18/2015


The Local Quest to Save a Northern California Wilderness

A local nonprofit and a creative agency are racing against time to save an immaculate chunk of Northern California wilderness.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 11/16/2015


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


North Portland’s Iconic Paul Bunyan Statue is Finally Getting Some Love

Oregon’s only historic roadside attraction needs more than a new coat of paint.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 11/10/2015


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


Thanks to Wood & Faulk, Holiday Shopping for Your Favorite Artisan-Obsessed Leather Fan Is Done

“Our pieces are classic with kind of a rugged edge .... They have that Northwest feeling combined with classic nostalgia.”

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 11/05/2015


This New Sustainable Furniture Design Company Is Portland Through and Through

Folk launches with a Northwest-minimalist aesthetic and high-minded aspirations.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 11/04/2015


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


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


Buckminster Fuller Inspired These Aggressively Angular Portland-Made Lamps

North for the Summer debuts a lighting line that channels the great midcentury design thinker.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 10/21/2015


Are Tiny Homes the Housing Solution for a Fast-Growing PDX?

How to cope with a population boom, rising prices, and McMansion ugliness? A gathering of innovative housing thinkers says the solution lies in microscopic homes.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 10/20/2015


Shaker Simplicity Meets Danish Modern in the Awesomely Elegant "Portland Chair"

A refined designer from Portland (Oregon). A renowned manufacturer from Portland (Maine). You know this chair is going to inspire serious envy.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 10/20/2015


How a Portland Architect Built His Dream Home in Six Months

In July 2012, Jamin Aasum set out to build a modern abode overlooking Industrial Northwest Portland in time to marry his future wife inside—on New Year's Eve. Here's how he did it.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 10/19/2015


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


Climate Change and the Willamette Valley—What Should We Worry About? What Should We Do? 

Leading thinkers expound on the region's climatic transformation.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 10/07/2015
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