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    inStudio: Tope- 2morrow remix

    Wednesday, October 1, 2014

    InFocus & E+Etv present episode 1 of the new series, inStudio. Tope performs 2morrow remix. Directed by: Jordan Salazar @KNWXVSN Tope: itstope.com tope.bandcamp.com

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    PROJECT PABST

    Friday, September 26, 2014

    Project Pabst is taking over South Waterfront this weekend to celebrate drinking our favorite cheap beer – PBR. The line up looks enjoyable, the weather looks nice and lawn blankets are allowed. Bring one and soak up the vibes & sunshine. This might be one of the last weekends where you can be summer drunk both […]

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    PFW 2014.. INSERT *EMOJI HERE

    Tuesday, September 23, 2014

    Each year we do this dance and go to Portland Fashion Week. We see our same friends, talk about how the fashoin scene in Portland is lacking and chat about exciting projects we are working on. The fashion shows are always well produced, the designers show interesting clothes and the models look nice. But at the […]

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    DILFS OF DISNEY

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    Instagram is a wild world where one can get lost in all types of photos. Sometimes we come across a truly creative group of photos. May we present DILFS_OF_DISNEYLAND – our new fav Insta account. If you don’t know what a Dilf is, then google that first then get on IG. It’s IG magic, Disney […]

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  • WAXED OUT: FLY MOON ROYALTY INTERVIEW

    Friday, September 19, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel For Electro Soul duo Fly Moon Royalty, there is no such thing as free time. Having met while working side-by-side at Mel’s Market in downtown Seattle, vocalist Adra Boo and DJ/Producer/Emcee Action J found they had a […]

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Apr
17

CREATE + CULTIVATE LA

Feeling inspired lately? Eager to put your creative talents to work? Or, maybe you are feeling a little uninspired and need a boost. Lucky for you, our very friends over at (No Subject) in Los Angeles are inviting E+E readers to their event series, Create + Cultivate. Believe us, these sessions are not to be […]

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Apr
16

HIDDEN GEMS

We’re constantly stumbling upon new (and new to us) places around town—sometimes, so many that we can’t keep up with sharing them! Here’s a roundup of three spots we’ve come across and loved lately. Go and check them out, stat. Either/Or This freshly-opened Sellwood neighborhood coffee shop is sheer perfection. The tiny space—with a clean, […]

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Apr
15

SWOONING ON…APRIL 15

1. Strangers in the rain photos. 2. A$AP Rocky’s Fashion Do’s and Dont’s. He’s spot on with the canadian tuxedo. 3. The prettiness of this food. 4. Space station time-lapse. Mind blown. 5. Will Ferrell and his capability to always be funny. 6. Best Mom text. Best Dad text. 7. The fantasy we will be […]

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Apr
11

BRIDGE & BURN GRAND OPENING

Bridge & Burn has opened up shop in a new retail space downtown and want to see all of you at their Grand Opening Party tomorrow night. The new Spring 13 Collection for men and women will be in store along with the debut of Deschutes Brewery new, Bridge Burner IPA. There are obviously a […]

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Apr
11

PUMPKIN CHOCOLATE SWIRL BUNS

You’re probably thinking this is a mistake. A huge unseasonal mistake. Because pumpkin isn’t supposed to show up on blogs at the beginning of Spring. Is this girl crazy? Pumpkin belongs only in the Fall, you say! Well I say heck with that business. I’m an all-year-round pumpkin eating kind of lady. I keep it […]

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Apr
10

YAKUZA

Yakuza takes you not only through a culinary journey, but a visionary one as well. The N. Killingsworth spot is a japanese-themed oasis, housing gorgeous custom wall paintings by Susannah Kelly and Neil M Perry and beautifully crafted cocktails. Run by Portland’s restaurateur, Dayna McErlean (owner of DOC, Dash and The Colony), it is no […]

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Apr
9

A-WOL SHOW: GRIDLOCK

Everyone’s superpower of choice is to be able to fly, but there are some talented dancers in Portland who are making that dream a reality. A-WOL Dance Collective was founded in 2003 by Jen Livengood, Brandy Guthery, Julie Hoel Barnes and Stacey Silva, and it certainly lives up to its name. All of the members […]

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Apr
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SWOONING ON…APRIL 8

1. Canon. Damn, we like your double exposure trick. 2. Favorite Director, Danny Boyle’s new movie trailer. 3. The perfect example of things you absolutely do not need but life would be better with them. 4. 4. Single? The New York Times has ideas for you. 5. The fact that we know what we’re doing […]

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Apr
7

DOIN’ IT FOR THE DOGGIES PT. 2

Crush Bar will be hosting, “Doin’ It For The Doggies Part 2″ tonight and you probably need to be there. There will be a Glamour Shot (people not pups) photobooth, a raffle for some really kick ass prizes and it’s for a great cause, so why the hell not? Funds will be raised for a […]

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Apr
5

PHYSICAL ELEMENT CELEBRATES 10 YEARS

Portland based fashion boutique, Physical Element invites everyone for their 10 Year Anniversary Celebration with the exciting debut of their new Pearl District location’s grand opening. Jillian Rabe will be producing a live fashion installation with fresh spring fashions from both local & global designer lines including looks from Art Point (Austria), Trippen Shoes (Berlin), […]

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Apr
4

A Leisurely Soirée!

We don’t get over to Lake Oswego enough, but tomorrow night there will certainly be a reason to make the journey. Glance Optics and Portland Monthly’s, Eden Dawn are hosting a busy evening with discounts, drinks + eats, live models and even golf tips. Cocktails will be provided by Portland’s own Bull Run Distillery and nibbles made […]

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Apr
3

TEDXPORTLAND – WHAT IF? ART & DESIGN EXHIBITION

This year’s sold-out TEDxPortland event revolves around one question: “What if?” This central theme will permeate the innovative speeches, performances and a special art exhibition. The WHAT IF? Art & Design Exhibition is a curated collaboration between TEDxPortland and the University of Oregon, with Molly Georgetta and Tomas Valladares at the helm. The exhibition, which […]

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Apr
2

LYNDSEY LEE DENYER – PEREGRINATION

Art is often experienced and perceived in the context of the final product. An artist works painstakingly on a piece, then proudly displays it for all to see in a gallery or museum exhibition. But what about the creative process that leads up to that finished product? This is what designer, illustrator and visual artist, […]

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Apr
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THYME & SALTED CHOCOLATE CHUNK COOKIES

Every chance I can get to incorporate some of my favorite savory herbs into baking recipes, I am ecstatic. Rosemary, sage, and thyme are some of my favorite ingredients ever. So when I found this recipe I couldn’t wait to see what thyme would taste like in some chocolate chip cookies! Chocolate chunks have easily […]

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Apr
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SWOONING ON…APRIL 1

  1. These photos, because our Easter went way better than these kids did…or did it? 2. This little magical door that just popped up in San Francisco. 3. These gorgeous must have prints. 4. Online April Fools pranks. 5. Yet another amazing “after dentist” video…poor girl. 6. Something that makes your bedroom just a […]

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Mar
27

SPRING KICKS – THINGS TO DO

SALT & STRAW SPRING TEA ICE CREAM SERIES – THIS APRIL Salt & Straw has collaborated with three Portland tea makers, Dragonfly Chai, Steven Smith Teamaker and Townshend’s Tea Company, to “create five refreshing flavors that capture their unique blends along with the essence of spring in Oregon”. April Tea Flavors (brace yourself): Dragonfly Chai […]

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Mar
26

AMELIA GRAND OPENING

It’s no secret that we’re big fans of the independently-owned shops that populate Portland, so it makes us incredibly happy when we get word of a freshly-opened one. Designer Amelia Blakeman has just debuted her boutique, Amelia, on NE Alberta, and it’s a perfect example of why we love these kinds of small businesses. By […]

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Mar
25

SWOONING ON…MAR 25

1. How ridiculous this show (in Portland) is going to be. 2. Tarantino films as Penguin-style book covers. What else needs to be said? 3. These hilarious meat options…sorry, vegetarians/vegans. 4. This beautiful handmade furniture sold locally. 5. These helpful tips for the bros. 6. This seriously sexy music collaboration. Damn. 7. Twaggies…the site that […]

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Mar
25

TROPICAL SALVAGE

There isn’t a day that goes by that we don’t talk about leaving everything and running off to Bali to frolic through rice fields and eat fresh fish for every meal. ‘EYES + EDGE Bali’ would work, right? Everything about the place is gorgeous—the people, the art, the food, the beaches, the landscape and of […]

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Mar
20

HONEST PT

You hear it everywhere—working out is sooo good for you. But when it comes to our level of fitness motivation, let’s just say we aren’t bounding out the door to run a 10k. Luckily, there is a glimmer of light at the end of our workout tunnel: meet Paisley Meekin from Honest PT. She is […]

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Mar
20

WOOLRICH RELEASE AT LIZARD LOUNGE

March is proving to be the month of great new products and collaborations among some of our favorite companies! Tomorrow, Lizard Lounge will host the release of Woolrich’s MADE IN USA blankets. Woolrich is well known for crafting clothing for Americans to “do their jobs and follow their passions”. Recognized around the world as The […]

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Mar
19

EVE IN EDEN

We’re thrilled to introduce you to Eve in Eden, a freshly-opened bridal boutique in the annex behind one of our favorite stores, Eden. The space, complete with chandeliers and plenty of blush and gold decor, is dreamy and glamorous—reminiscent of Sofia Coppola’s Marie Antoinette. As to be expected (owner Cindy Rokoff is an artful curator), […]

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Mar
18

SWOONING ON…MAR 18

1. These touching photos showing prized possessions. 2. The latest obsession brought to you by the Syfy channel. Sooooo good people, promise no cheesiness. 3. This great version of a great song. 4. This fabulous Portland collaboration. 5. The new S2013 MAXMARA video. 6. These amazing one of a kind spots to visit. We have […]

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Mar
18

ANIMAL TRAFFIC X PINO PARTY

Animal Traffic—the staple spot to pick up all things Pendleton, Minnetonka and vintage western—has a lot to celebrate this month. In addition to the one-year anniversary of the opening of their downtown location, Animal Traffic is gearing up to bring the rest of the world access to their carefully curated products with the launch of […]

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Mar
14

BALKTALK SOFT OPENING

Woah! It’s already been one year since BACKTALK first opened it’s doors and introduced Portland to its eclectic blend of vintage, style, and design. Not that a one year anniversary isn’t exciting enough, but they welcomed a new in-house designer, Alexa Stark and new digs on N. Mississippi Ave to host the party! The new […]

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Mar
11

E+E FRIDAY FUN DAY + MINT CHOCOLATE MACARONS

Last Friday afternoon, all of the EYES + EDGE gals (meet us all here) had a fun get-together to celebrate our collaborations with one another. Delia and Holly had the brilliant idea to do a little baking demo, have some drinks, and hang out to get to know one another a bit more. Since most […]

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Mar
11

SWOONING ON…MAR 11

1. Meet Old Spice’s newest face…he’s wild. 2. Nectar Frozen Yogurt in Sellwood (and Multnomah Village) because look at #2 and #5 on the list. 3. Corgis do what they want. 4. Newest hype trailer for Jaguar’s launch. 5. This, for all you cat lovers. 6. Met with these guys last week and very excited […]

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Mar
7

LITTLE THINGS

Every now and then, we find a place that completely captures our hearts. Little Things—a tiny jewelry and art spot tucked behind a lilac storefront in NW Portland—is one of those places. Though the space is small, it’s filled to the brim with incredible treasures from 60 artists. (Seriously, every time we turned around, we […]

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Mar
7

COMPOUND GALLERY: TRANSPARENT TRUTHS

Compound Gallery Presents: Transparent Truths “Watercolor art doesn’t get nearly enough attention as it should. From a technical standpoint, with washes of transparent color and methodical negative space, it’s a pretty bad ass way to paint. From a aesthetic standpoint, nothing beats the effects of a well done watercolor. This March at Compound Gallery, we’re celebrating this underrated […]

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Mar
6

Association Dinners @ Union/Pine

We’ve got word of a new concept that will please both mind and mouth. Union/Pine, Ned Ludd and Merit Badge are taking the dinner party trifecta—”great food, tasty libations and inspired conversation”—to a whole new level with their monthly dinner series, “Association”. The first dinner, on March 17th, will feature food by Jason French of […]