Fashion News

Portland Fashion Week is Dead....Kind Of

The long lived Portland Fashion Week is no longer, but from its ashes rises a new event.

09/20/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Tory Burch to Open Portland Store

CFDA winning designer, Tory Burch, opens her first boutique in Oregon next month.

09/05/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Nicole Richie's Collection for Macy's

The pint-sized boho queen launches a lux looking 70s inspired collection next month for Macy's contemporary department.

08/29/2012 By Eden Dawn

Long Story [Short]

The Incubator

At the helm of Portland Sewing, Sharon Blair is the city’s behind-the-scenes fashion matriarch, nurturing the careers of our brightest design talents while turning out her own line year after year.

06/22/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Marni for H&M

See the pics for H&M’s new designer collaboration.

02/22/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

A Glimpse at Pendleton’s Next Portland Collection!

We’ve got a little peek into fall’s TPC collection.

02/13/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Local 35 Closing

When one shop opens, another closes.

01/03/2012 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Shop Adorn Burns Down

The new year begins with a forced reboot.

01/02/2012 By Eden Dawn


Test Pattern

You too can embolden your look in daring prints. Remember to keep it playful, though.

07/22/2011 By Eden Dawn


House of Blues

Blake Nieman-Davis, owner of beloved Portland jeans boutique *Blake*, has moved his premium denim shop to its bigger, better Northwest home.

04/22/2011 By Eden Dawn

Trend Watch | Lace

For the Frill of It

Winter fashion collections with a little lace in the right place.

01/20/2011 By Eden Dawn


Super Mario

Mario's is one of the trendiest men's fashion boutiques in the city. Find out how owner Mario Bisio has succeeded so magnificently at capturing the upscale men's market in both Portland and Seattle.

09/13/2010 By Kasey Cordell


Hide & Sleek

This fall, pull out your old leather jacket—or, better yet, buy a new one—and rise to the realms of trendy.

08/16/2010 By Martha Calhoon


Generation Next

Can she sustain her parents' version of the Good Life, or might her road be a greener one? Photographs by Rafael Astorga

04/05/2010 Edited by Jill Spitznass


Golden Girls

Dee's Golden Door salon helps to revive a bygone era of community as a cast of regulars return week after week, month after month, year after year, and decade after decade.

11/09/2009 By Nancy Rommelmann

Aspiring Designers

Fashion Forward

Ten local designers focus on Fashion Week

09/01/2009 By Meghan Hilliard



Parallel aligns itself with Portland's shopping hot spots.

05/19/2009 By Jill Spitznass

Men's Apparel

Detail Man

LOCAL 35 owner Justin Machus claims to be “just a jeans and T-shirt guy,” but don’t let this seemingly humble self-assessment fool you.

05/19/2009 By Jill Spitznass


Picture This

Art isn't meant only for the wall: Sometimes it’s made for the ?body. Consider the pair of electric-blue flats made from a suedelike, vegan ?material that were recently spied at Olio United.

05/19/2009 By Jill Spitznass


Buried Treasure

Get more for a lot less at local resale shops.

05/19/2009 By Jenny Davis