Old Joy

Your Ultimate Guide to Portland's Vintage Shopping Scene

From clothes to jewelry, furniture to housewares, dive into our city's best vintage shops.

11/20/2017 By Eden Dawn Photography by Christopher Dibble

Division/Clinton: Shops

10 Perfectly Portland Shops in the Division/Clinton Neighborhood

Prepare for a trove of chic threads, comic-book finds, stylish stationery, and lady-approved sex toys.

08/08/2017 Edited by Kelly Clarke

The City's Best

Portland's Top Places to Shop

From midcentury furniture to locally designed suits, the best of Portland’s thriving indie retail world awaits you.

06/30/2017 Edited by Eden Dawn

SHOPPING

Magpie Vintage Has Flown to Hawthorne

It’s bigger, better, and more finely tuned. Check out Magpie’s new nest.

05/19/2016 By Claire Colby

TRAVEL DESIGN

These Dreamy Retro Campers Will Make You Think You’re Adventuring in the '60s—But with Wi-Fi

Portland’s Dub Box remakes vintage VWs for the 21st century.

01/25/2016 By Caitlin Collins

LONG STORY SHORT

Talking Indie Stardom and Vintage Threads with Michael Maker

"I’m like the lord of Northwest 23rd. I only say that because I don’t want to say mayor. Who wants to be the mayor?"

01/05/2015 By Danielle Klenak

STYLE SPOTLIGHT

6 Lust-Worthy Vintage Pieces from Xtabay

SE Clinton St shop Xtabay holds racks of vintage finds, including a treasure trove of winter coats and party dresses. Here are six must have items on shelves now.

11/20/2014 By Eden Dawn

WEEKEND AWAY

A Stylish Weekend in Palm Springs

Blast the winter blues away with a non-stop flight to sunny Palm Springs—a bastion of vintage Hollywood glamor.

01/24/2014 By Eden Dawn

Slideshow

Slide Show: A Stylish Weekend in Palm Springs

Blast the winter blues away with a non-stop flight to sunny Palm Springs—a bastion of vintage Hollywood glamor.

01/23/2014

STYLE SPOTLIGHT

Grimm Star Marries in Local Gown

Grimm actress Claire Coffee marries in gorgeous vintage gown from Xtabay Bridal Salon.

12/31/2013 By Eden Dawn

DESIGN FINDS

Grant Michael's House of Vintage Oddities

A warehouse-like wonderland in the Central Eastside holds a menagerie of rusty, dusty, weird treasures.

11/26/2013 By Alexandria Bordas

STYLE

The Neo Boys & the Roots of Portland Vintage Style

The pioneering all-female '70s punk band looks back on retro shopping's dirt-cheap glory days.

10/28/2013 By Zach Dundas

WE HEART VIDEO

Outta This World 'Dos

Step inside a 1960's hair salon to see how the combination of sparklers and hairspray once seemed like a good idea.

04/11/2013 By Eden Dawn

BRAND SPANKIN' NEW

Vintalier's Grand Opening

New Pearl District boutique, Vintalier, opens its doors Thursday with a welcoming party.

04/03/2013 By Eden Dawn

FASHION FRAMED

Yo Vintage's Desert Designer Fashions

See the newest pieces on the shelves at Yo Vintage in this dreamy lookbook shot amongst the cacti of Arizona.

04/03/2013 By Eden Dawn

Slideshow

Yo Vintage's Dreamy Desert Lookbook

See the newest pieces on the shelves at Yo Vintage in this dreamy lookbook shot amongst the cacti of Arizona.

04/02/2013

HAPPENINGS

Eve in Eden's Grand Opening

Pearl boutique Eden expands with a gorgeous vintage bridal salon annex and celebrates with an opening bash.

03/20/2013 By Eden Dawn

HAPPENINGS

Xtabay's Vintage Fashion Show

Southeast's swoon worthy shop hosts a charitable fashion show this weekend.

11/26/2012 By Eden Dawn

We Heart Video

Lisa Frank Interview

The 1980s Queen of Stickers, Lisa Frank, gives an exclusive look into the back catalog of her unicorn filled company history.

11/07/2012 By Eden Dawn

Article

Vintage Vault

The strange tale of a fashion treasure trove that came from Hollywood.

09/21/2012 By Eden Dawn