ARCHITECTURE

Tour the Iconic Watzek House for Father's Day

The Northwest modernist gem tucked in the West Hills welcomes design fans.

06/09/2015 By Zach Dundas

Feature

Our 10 Greatest Homes

We asked a panel of 5 experts to choose the 10 greatest homes in the city’s history. Bask in the architectural wonder, as we take you on a virtual tour of Portland’s finest residential structures, both present and past.

08/19/2012 By Randy Gragg

DIY

Urban Homesteading Portland Style

At this new shop in Sellwood returning to the prairie life is made very appealing…and you don’t even have to leave the big city. Learn how to can...

06/30/2011 By Teri Gelber

Cook This Now

Life Isn't Just a Bowl of Cherries

Cherries and phyllo dough make perfect sense. Hurry up cherries, so I can make this goat cheese cherryskopita soon!

06/28/2011 By Teri Gelber

Desireables

An Artisan Plasterer Right Here in Portland?

Francois Pascal does magic to any wall he touches. This local is changing the way we think about walls and the notion of here today, gone tomorrow.

06/28/2011 By Teri Gelber

Pick This Up

Dinner Done, Just Like That!

"Making dinner" at home has never been more relaxing. Have dinner ready hours ahead by grabbing a few things to-go while you're out and about.

06/23/2011 By Teri Gelber

5 Questions

Picnic Q & A with Sarah Lonsdale of Remodelista

Designing the ultimate picnic with Remodelista design afficionado and writer, Sarah Lonsdale is a joy. Find out her summer secrets for enjoying the great out...

06/22/2011 By Teri Gelber

Sneak Peek

Revamp & Reinvigorate Your House

Local design-build firm Vanillawood transformed a traditional home with new furnishings, color, and wallpaper.

06/20/2011 By Teri Gelber

Market Watch

Surrounded by Strawberries

Strawberries are in season now, so don’t miss out. Here are some tips on the best varieties, how to store them, along with an easy spring recipe from t...

06/16/2011 By Teri Gelber

Cook This Now

Cooking from the French Heart

The Chef’s Studio: A place to learn how to cook, or simply polish up your rusty skills in the kitchen. Robert Reynolds is Portland’s expert in al...

06/15/2011 By Teri Gelber

Read

Handcrafted Images and Words on Modernism

This book is eye candy for anyone who loves modern domesticity. Leslie Williamson captures the intimate interiors of well-known designers in her book: Handcr...

06/14/2011 By Teri Gelber

Pick This Up

You Say Salami, I say Salumi

Olympic Provisions is Portland’s hot spot for all things pork. Stop by and grab a salami or three for your picnic basket, and throw in a few frankfurt...

06/10/2011 By Teri Gelber

Market Watch

Marvelous Morels

Don’t wait a minute longer to find these delicious, conical beauties. The morel season is fleeting and we've got the best of the bunch here in Oregon. ...

06/08/2011 By Teri Gelber

Party On

Get the Grill Going

It’s that time of year again: barbeques are getting uncovered, brushed off, and fired up. Here’s a few helpful tips and tools to make the season ...

06/06/2011 By Teri Gelber

5 Questions

5 Questions for Carpet Expert: Meg Coulter

Carpet merchant, Meg Coulter, tells us the ins and outs of the weaving world and why Lapchi carpets are changing the industry. She’s the go-to girl to...

06/02/2011 By Teri Gelber

Market Watch

Wild and Wonderful Local Honey

Think of all the vegetables, trees, flowers, herbs, and fruit that produce blossoms for the bees. Boyco Foods has a hive in as many fields as they can find, ...

06/01/2011 By Teri Gelber

Shopping Spree

June Wish List at Alder & Co.

Domestic bliss comes in all shapes, sizes, colors, and prices at Alder & Co. Stop by soon to dress up your home or yourself at this wonderful Southwest shop.

05/31/2011 By Teri Gelber

Out & About

Think It, Design It, Build It

ADX, a community design space, will have its grand opening June 3rd. The giant studio-meets-thinktank-meets factory is a new, shall we say, prototype, for de...

05/26/2011 By Teri Gelber

Cook This Now

Spring Crudite On Its Way

A sweet spring vegetable platter is all you need to make the season shine. Bright and healthy, don’t miss the spring crunch happening in the Pacific No...

05/25/2011 By Teri Gelber

Mudroom

Army of Ones

Do Portlanders really need lessons in being even more unconventional?

05/20/2011 By Audrey Van Buskirk