Light For All the Senses

Candlepower lights up the long nights and soothes all our senses.

12/18/2012 By Kristin Belz


Chair, Unfolded

This clever piece of Dutch-designed, flat-packed polypropylene is not your grandfather's folding chair.

12/17/2012 By Kristin Belz


Model Buildings

Leggo my Lego architectural icons and landmarks!

12/16/2012 By Kristin Belz


Get Happy With Jonathan Adler

It’s all smiles when Happy Chic-ster Jonathan Adler comes to town.

12/10/2012 By Kristin Belz


Glorious Greens at Anna Mara

Seasonal beauty comes in garlands, wreaths, tins and terracotta at Anna Mara Floral Design.

11/26/2012 By Kristin Belz


Hometown Team Spirit

Your homies will feel the love with pillows from Schoolhouse Electric and Yellow Owl that proclaim "You are the champion...of your home."

11/26/2012 By Kristin Belz


Bean Bag Bonanza

The ultimate in lounge act furniture is a perfect stage for children or adults.

11/26/2012 By Kristin Belz


Rex Ray's Time Warp

Time keeps on shifting, and sometimes it's hard to know where you are in the retro-futuristic universe.

11/17/2012 By Kristin Belz


Leader of the Live Edge

George Nakashima was the architect/designer/philosopher behind the current fashion for live edge furniture.

11/13/2012 By Kristin Belz


Family Furniture Affair

Phloem Studio makes furniture to be handed down through the generations.

11/12/2012 By Kristin Belz


Blenko Lights Up Your Life

Rejuvenation's reissue of classic mid-century lighting from the historic West Virginia glassware company is pure glamour.

11/06/2012 By Kristin Belz

Out and About

Upstairs, Downstairs at Beam & Anchor

Studio spirit and community capitalism converge in the workshop and retail outpost under the I-5 freeway on North Interstate.

11/05/2012 By Kristin Belz


Gifts for Hosts with the Most

The season of giving begins with bringing just the right token of appreciation to a friend who invites you to dinner.

10/27/2012 By Kristin Belz


Blu-Dot Hits the Spot

20% off makes it even easier – and more tempting – to get into the contemporary spirit of Classic Modernist furniture.

10/21/2012 By Kristin Belz


Felt Feels Like Fall

Each season has a feeling, and maybe even its own fabric. For fall, the feeling is soft, supple, strong wool felt.

10/14/2012 By Kristin Belz


French Glassware for the Ages

Who says strong and beautiful can't go together? Duralex's classic bistro glasses and plates bring both to the table.

10/09/2012 By Kristin Belz


Seconds Sale Spells Bargains

Bargains are to be had at Pigeon Toe and Syrk's seconds sale and open studio this Sunday.

10/08/2012 By Kristin Belz

Out and About

Beyond Put-a-Bird-On-It

The Portland design world has graduated from DIY to a more sophisticated, yet still inclusive, collaborative aesthetic.

10/07/2012 By Kristin Belz

Out and About

Revolutions On Display

Furniture and more, made in Portland, are on exhibit at ShowPDX this month. Party October 3, with the local makers.

10/01/2012 By Kristin Belz

Out and About

Salvage for the Home

Home decorating DIY-and-salvage-style has come a long way from the need to rummage through dusty shelves in thrift stores or dive into dumpsters. Salvage style is high style now.

09/16/2012 By Kristin Belz