Available commercial space and a market for little luxuries at home were silver linings of 2020.
John Furniss uses his spatial memory and a special measuring tool to create beautiful, one-of-a-kind bowls and canisters for his adoring social media fans.
A Look Back
Virus clauses, Black-owned business shopping guides, and unemployment updates. Get caught up on the top 10 stories you cared about this wild year.
Artists, athletes, musicians, business boosters, and celebs encourage Portlanders to take their love to town—or rather, spend their dollars in town.
How one local mom is trying to turn the children's shoe-industry on its head.
“We’re all stuck inside. We’re all doing homeschool,” Kula Mercer says. “But you lay out a beautiful tablecloth and some fresh flowers and suddenly [home] fe...
Local lingerie company Jane's Vanity teamed up with photographer and collage artist, Mindy Byrd, for stunning new editorial photos.
From bath bombs to bergamot, here are a few shops to support.
We asked Toffee Club’s Niki Diamond to tell us about a dearly departed outlet she’s mourning, and then kept the shout-outs going.
Applications for the small grants are open until December 15.
Katherine Chew Hamilton
Our local stores need your help more than ever this year—and luckily they've got oodles of goodies to suit a more modest budget.
Fiona McCann and Eden Dawn
Online and COVID-safe, in-person maker markets are still happening this year. We have all the info to make your pandemic shopping easy and help give struggli...
“Honey, I got you a present at the DMV.”
Margaret Seiler and Wriik Maui
This year it’s more important than ever to get those holiday gifts locally for everyone on your list. We can help.
Portland Monthly style editor Eden Dawn celebrates drag queen and fashion icon Darcelle's 90th birthday by revisiting a The Long Play interview from 2...
Better PPP funding, more reasonable loan structures, and even student debt cancellation. The question is: Can he do it?
Between the pandemic and the wildfires, Oregon's most loved amusement park is in peril and is asking for our help.
The two join up for a one-night-only conversation to raise funds for Portland Center Stage.
Nail artist Nomi Miraj comes to your door (masked and with gloves) for chill spa times.
The colleges have closed, but the options for getting a fashion industry education in town abound.