Corner Shop

Local Chapter

In May, John Brodie and Blair Saxon-Hill opened Monograph Bookwerks, a cozy shop in the Alberta Arts district , stocking an array of books on modern and contemporary art and architecture, out-of-print titles from around the world, and small runs from loca

09/13/2010 By Martha Calhoon

Mudroom

Super Mario

Mario's is one of the trendiest men's fashion boutiques in the city. Find out how owner Mario Bisio has succeeded so magnificently at capturing the upscale men's market in both Portland and Seattle.

09/13/2010 By Kasey Cordell

Slideshow

Slide Show: Super Mario

Mario's is one of the trendiest men's fashion boutiques in the city. Find out how owner Mario Bisio has succeeded so magnificently at capturing the upscale men's market in both Portland and Seattle.

09/13/2010

Prêt-à-Portland

Hide & Sleek

This fall, pull out your old leather jacket—or, better yet, buy a new one—and rise to the realms of trendy.

08/16/2010 By Martha Calhoon

Slideshow

Slide Show: Hide, Sleek

This fall, pull out your old leather jacket—or, better yet, buy a new one—and rise to the realms of trendy.

08/16/2010

DESIRABLES

Lust List

Portland's industrial designers produce beautiful objects with everyday uses, from zip drives and keyboards to camp stoves and bicycles.

07/23/2010 By Christian DeBenedetti

Slideshow

Slide Show: Lust List

Portland's industrial designers produce beautiful objects with everyday uses, from zip drives and keyboards to camp stoves and bicycles.

07/23/2010

Prêt-à-Portland

Gettin’ Jeggy With It

A quick look at the new jeggings fashion trend by Portland Monthly's in-house style expert.

07/15/2010 By Martha Calhoon

63 Things Every Portlander Must Do

Must Do: Shop

Go shopping for some of Portland's most desired commodities: costumes, with help from Alicia J. Rose; plants, with help from Elizabeth Beekley; records, with help from Jay Martin; and fabric, with the help of Bill Crane.

07/15/2010 By Karen Brooks

Article

63 Things Every Portlander Must Do

The people's guide to Portland now!

07/14/2010 By Karen Brooks

Clothes Minded

Catwalk in the Clouds

"Up in the Air" fashion event soars

07/14/2010 By Caterina Purves

Mudroom

ID-ing P-town

Portland industrial designers are being noticed on a national scale, but what's next?

07/02/2010 By Christian DeBenedetti

Corner Shop

Ste. Maine Delivers Gatsbyesque Glamour to Your Home

The home furnishings boutique in Westmoreland offers a classically classy selection of refurbished vintage items, exclusive international brands, and locally made custom pieces.

06/11/2010 By Martha Calhoon

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Slide Show: Class Act

Home furnishings boutique Ste. Maine in Westmoreland offers a classically classy selection of refurbished vintage items, exclusive international brands, and locally made custom pieces.

06/11/2010

Mudroom

Tie Breaker

Portland Monthly and a select slew of fashion commentators make a state of the tie address, taking a closer look at the neckties of Oregon's governor nominees in this month's Guv Watch.

06/10/2010 By Randy Gragg

Prêt-À-Portland

In the Flesh

Show some skin this summer ... below the ankle.

05/17/2010 By Martha Calhoon

Mudroom

Newly Noted

Lake Oswego high school student, Tyler Jordan (T.J.) Pluhacek, designs iPad app at 16.

05/17/2010 By Gavin Nachbar

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