On the Town

Tender Loving Empire

Part local record label, part clothing store, and part art installation: just what _is_ Tender Loving Empire?

04/27/2010 By Anne Adams

The Odditorium

Creature Comfort

The latest trend of rocking fake animal hats comes via the Spirit Hood, a hybrid of warmth, scarves, pockets, and paws.

04/23/2010 By Anna Sachse

Cornershop

Hat Trick

The Pinkham Millinery bears a crafty flair and marks the next spot to acquire a stylish lid.

04/20/2010 By Martha Calhoon

Slideshow

Slide Show: 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

FALL FASHION 2008

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

Article

The Spell of Spring

A guide to spring fashion that you should follow—to the letter

03/16/2010 By Patrick Long

Two-Minute Critic

A Brine Time

Savor the seasoning at the Salt Grotto in the Pearl.

03/16/2010 By Rachel Ritchie

Slideshow

Slide Show: The Food Lovers’ Guide

We take our food seriously here in the Rose City, so it pays to know— "*where it grows*":/eat-and-drink/articles/farmers-markets-0310/, where to find it, and how to "*prepare it*":/eat-and-drink/articles/cooking-lessons-0310/. Our indispensable "*Food Lov

02/15/2010

Article

The Food Lovers’ Guide

We take our food seriously here in the Rose City, so it pays to know— where it grows, where to find it, and how to prepare it. Our indispensable Food Lovers Guide...

02/15/2010 By Mike Thelin, Eva Hagberg, Martin Patail, and Kaitlyn Evans

EAT UP

Tools of the Trade

Three different locales are highlighted for those who are in dire need of crockery supplies, such as knife sharpening or restaurant quality porcelain.

02/15/2010 By Mike Thelin

Corner Shop

Powder Room

Atmosphere snowboarding apparel, Chris Prosser's clothing company, is making a move to women's style this year.

02/03/2010 By Meghan Hilliard

Cornershop

Breaking the Mold

Rachel Gorenstein takes inspiration from France in her boutique, Moulé.

01/19/2010 By Megan Udow

Christmas list

Potable Presents

Gifts for the guzzler

12/17/2009 By John Chandler

Cornershop

Roll Models

Local boutique Mickle & Mod gives a whole new meaning to the term "street fashion."

12/11/2009 By Meghan Hilliard

Mudroom

Made in Portland

The so-called "Nike of China" Li Ning moves into the Nike of America's hometown with its first stateside store.

12/10/2009 By Jason Cohen

Slideshow

Slide Show: Trashion Talkin’

From tulle to tubing, the fashion police were out in full force making sure every piece was stitched with the environment in mind at the annual Junk to Funk Recycled Fashion Show Contest.

11/25/2009

Web Exclusive

Trashion Talkin’

From tulle to tubing, the fashion police were out in full force making sure every piece was stitched with the environment in mind at the annual Junk to Funk Recycled Fashion Show Contest.

11/25/2009 By Megan Udow

Slideshow

Slide Show: 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

Feature

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