Events

The Onslaught of Holiday Sales Begins Now

The full blast December calendar kicks in this week with samples sales, open houses, and shopping-centric activities.

12/02/2016 By Eden Dawn

Lookbook

Soft, Wintry Women's Wear from Family Trio Make It Good

The family operation churns out cozy dresses, sweatshirts, and ponte knit skirts in their Southeast Portland factory.

12/01/2016 By Eden Dawn

Spotlight

Yo Vintage Returns with New Name, Neighborhood, and Concept

After losing her lease in 2015, Sarah Radcliffe reopens her beautiful boutique with a new vibe and name.

11/22/2016 By Eden Dawn

Steals & Deals

Spend Your Black Friday Money at One of These 220 Portland Shops

The collaborative, city-wide Little Boxes shopping event returns for a sixth go-around after pouring half a million dollars into the local economy just last year. Be part of the fun.

11/21/2016 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Three More Portland Retail Shops to Close (Because 2016 Hasn't Done Enough)

With several local shops already having shuttered this year, we sadly add three more to the list.

11/11/2016 By Eden Dawn

Lookbook

How an Old Family Photo Inspired a Holiday Fashion Collection

Myriam Marcela-Dyer debuts a spectacular '70s-inspired holiday collection loaded with knits, satins, and faux furs.

11/08/2016 By Eden Dawn

Happenings

Cargo Celebrates 20 Years with a Dia de los Muertos Party  

The colorful wonderland celebrates with mariachi music, tarot card readings, costumes, food carts, a photo booth, and sugar skull decorating.

10/20/2016 By Eden Dawn

Lookbook

A Peek inside Altar's Dark, Bohemian Fall Lookbook

Dreamy fall beauty and shadowy floral motifs come together in the Hawthorne boutique's latest fashion editorial.

10/18/2016 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Mabel & Zora to Close after 10 Years

The decade-old Pearl District boutique will shutter in October, allowing owner Tiffany Bean to focus on her own clothing line.

09/30/2016 By Eden Dawn

Home Décor

Schoolhouse Electric’s Fall Collection Has Arrived

Need something that fits equally well in your rustic cabin and your spaceship? Look no further.

09/26/2016 By Ko Ricker

Fashion Show

Knock Out: A Body Positive, Plus Size Fashion Show

On Sunday, Sept 25, head to Holocene for local and national plus size designers, body positive authors, pop-up shops, and boozy slushies.

09/23/2016 By Eden Dawn

Behind the Seams

This Bus Tour Will Show You How Portland Fashion Happens

Get to know the local fashion scene on a deeper level with a five-stop bus tour guided by industry pros.

09/20/2016 By Eden Dawn

Fashion News

Grayling Jewelry Launches an Alberta Shop and Line of Rings

The seven-year-old Portland company brings its chains and stones to an airy Alberta storefront.

09/08/2016 By Enid Spitz

HAPPENINGS

September Steals, Deals, and Style Events

From Labor Day sales to lingerie parties, September is happening.

09/02/2016 By Regina Winkle-Bryan

HAPPENINGS

Our Picks for Fashion and Design This August

Summer means deep discounts (and parties!) as new boutiques launch and old favorites commemorate anniversaries.

08/11/2016 By Regina Winkle-Bryan

Best in Show

Our 10 Favorite Looks from the Alley 33 Fashion Show

Eighteen Portland designers sent out hundreds of pieces, but which were our faves?

08/02/2016 By Eden Dawn

BEAUTY BEAT

Shape Brows to Perfection with One Local Wonder Product

Eyebrows. We all have them, but how should we shape them? This Portland product will help do the trick.

07/27/2016 By Claire Colby

Fashion Show

For Sixth Year, Alley 33 Brings Runway Fashion to Hawthorne Boulevard

The fun, no-frills show returns Sunday, July 17 with a roadway full of indie designers and happy fashion crowds.

07/14/2016 By Eden Dawn

STYLE

Meet Four Portland Designers Blazing the Trail of Plus Size Fashion

Our city’s plus size fashion scene comes into its own.

07/12/2016 By Eden Dawn Photography by Christopher Dibble Styled by Abibat Durosimi

BEST OF THE CITY

The Best Photo of Portland's Fashion Designers Ever Taken

We gathered together two decades of Portland's designers and asked them about the past, present, and future of fashion.

07/05/2016 By Eden Dawn