Architecture & Design

Upcoming Plant Events

Le Tour des Plants

C’est Bon!

09/06/2009 By Kate Bryant

Vege Garden Project

It’s Not Too Late for (Vege Garden) Love

…but don’t wait too long!

09/03/2009 By Kate Bryant

Plant for Wildlife

Low-Emissions Hummers

(Where They Fill Up)

08/30/2009 By Kate Bryant

Article

Coming Soon…

Portland Monthly Magazine gets its thumbs green.

08/28/2009 By Alexis Rehrmann

Handbook

Bottled Bounty

A handbook from _Portland Spaces_ on how to keep all your harvest season fruit and vegetables fresh for the long, cold winter.

08/21/2009 By Ashley Gartland

Home Design

Before the Finishes

Remodeling a house is more than a new coat of paint and some hardwood floors. Listen to _Portland Spaces'_ remodeling tips from local experts.

08/19/2009 By Jessica Pruitt

Teach

Blue Sky

Ziba Design asks kids for advice on how to fix schools as _Portland Spaces_ explores one idea for a better Portland.

08/19/2009

DESIRABLES

Slow and Steady

_Portland Spaces_ looks at the items that would complement any kitchen.

08/19/2009 By Lisa Radon

IN THE WORKSHOP

Head to Toe

_Portland Spaces_ profiles Lisa Hough as she propels her local company Pigeon Toe Ceramics to success.

08/19/2009 By Lisa Radon

Here & Now

China Futures

China Design Now at the Portland Art Museum, Milwaukie's community planning, development in North Portland, Mercy Corps' new headquarters are all design headlines this month.

08/18/2009 By Randy Gragg

Habitat

Cultivated Living

In this Northwest Portland home, nature mingles perfectly with architectural simplicity.

07/20/2009 By Amara Holstein

PLAN

Throw a Block Party

If you want to throw a block party of your own, start planning at least three weeks in advance.

06/25/2009

Habitat

Revisionist History

Think antique-reproduction furnishings, flea-market treasures, and romantic touches like strands of ivy climbing the interior walls of a living room. The result—a rare aura of beauty, refinement, and authenticity—is something that Jay Gatsby w

05/26/2009 By Camela Raymond

Habitat

Life as Story

A passion for possessions with purpose shaped the style of design-savvy couple Bryce Dugan and Charles Froelick (owner of the Pearl's Froelick Gallery), and turned their Portland bungalow into a work of art.

05/19/2009 By Anna Sachse

Home Decor

Ready Made

To achieve superior interior design with minimal elbow grease, it pays to be a household of artists (or at least to know a few).

05/19/2009 By Anna Hirsh

Habitat

Prefabulous

The latest designs in manufactured homes have opened the door to genuine elegance.

05/19/2009 By Camela Raymond

Habitat

Town and Country

A former carriage house in the Southwest Hills gets an elegant new life for a family of four.

05/19/2009 By Anna Sachse

Habitat

Bring in the Noise

A family finds peace and quirky comfort in their Alberta farmhouse by surrounding themselves with art made by their neighbors.

05/19/2009 By Anna Hirsh

Habitat

Daylight Dapper

A Cedar Hills ranch loses its “’60s fright” look but keeps its sleek lines in the hands of two professional decorators.

05/19/2009 By Nora Robertson