BUSINESS

How Poler Stuff Scaled the Heights of Outdoor Gear

The story behind Portland's hipster hiking brand

05/01/2013 By Tamara Feingold

TREND WATCH

Trend Watch: Portlandia

Portlandia is more than a show at this point. We're declaring it a fashion flash point.

04/18/2013 By Eden Dawn Research by Beau Reed

HAPPENINGS

Mississippi's Small Shops Have Big Hearts

Take a stroll down Mississippi Avenue this weekend as the independent shops entice you with snacks, liquor and deals.

02/06/2013 By Eden Dawn

FASHION NEWS

H&M's Global Clothes Collecting Initiative

The Swedish mega retailer wants to stop your clothes from ending up in a landfill by promising incentives.

01/02/2013 By Eden Dawn

PRET-A-PORTLAND

Etsy Grows Up

Once the domain of hobbyists, the e-commerce site matures, especially in Portland.

12/12/2012 By Eden Dawn

GIFT GUIDE

50 Gifts Under $50

Fifty fabulous finds under $50 to cover everyone on your shopping list.

12/10/2012 By Eden Dawn

HUH

The Olsen's $55,000 Backpack

Former child stars that are now designers, the Olsen twins present a ridiculous and astronomically expensive bag.

12/05/2012 By Eden Dawn

THE GIFT OF ART

Top Picks for Arty Holiday Shopping

There's no more memorable a gift than a piece of art or handmade craft. We round up the top places to find them this season.

12/04/2012 By Aaron Scott

Desirables

More than Moody Blues

Cloth & Goods is a lovely new online (and NW Portland) shop for the pure shades produced by the magical indigo plant.

07/14/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Modurne Movement

The furniture shop where swanky and chic meets comfortable and durable settles into new digs in John’s Landing.

07/08/2012 By Kristin Belz

Entertaining

Party Patterns

Diane Von Furstenberg brings her print prowess to the party.

07/02/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

The Good Mod Makes a Good Move

The vintage furniture store stretches out in style in its new digs on both Burnsides, East and West.

06/19/2012 By Kristin Belz

Recipes for giving

Fathers Have Their Day Too

Dad probably wouldn't mind a fancy shaving kit – or being served a fresh, oven-baked Austrian pancake breakfast in bed.

06/10/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Dear Ida, Will You Paint My House?

Honor your humble home with its own custom-drawn portrait.

06/04/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Solabee Buzzes

Beautiful florals and botanicals to go in NoPo.

05/13/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Boys' Fort Makes a Home in Kenton

For self-proclaimed "men who never grow up," a place to call home.

05/06/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

For Gnome Addicts

Digs Inside & Out has expanded, which means more room for gnomes and other home and garden delights.

04/29/2012 By Kristin Belz

Gift Giving

Mommy's Little Knucklehead

Why not give Mom something useful, like a steel bottle opener?

04/28/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Civic-minded Tote Bags

A grad student in Raleigh, NC is the source of Nolli Plan-inspired tote bags, tee-shirts and prints.

02/28/2012 By Kristin Belz

Desirables

Browsing the Best of New York

Museum shops offer special items that bring their particular collections into your home via online shopping.

11/28/2011 By Kristin Belz