• playlist1

    MIDSUMMER PLAYLIST

    Tuesday, July 7, 2015

    With Summer in full swing, don’t miss out on anything looking for new music. Here’s 10 songs to get you in the right vibe no matter what you’re doing. Tracks from Goldlink, FKJ, Mura Masa, and more.

    Read More
  • IMG_0117

    TYLER THE CREATOR WENT NUTS LAST NIGHT

    Friday, July 3, 2015

    Tyler The Creator rolled through last night at the Roseland and things were fun. The Roseland was packed. Tyler had pink eye and still performed. One kid crowd dove feet first into the crowd, Tyler rolled on the floor laughing for like 5 minutes. Photos by : Henry Ammann, follow him on Instagram

    Read More
  • unnamed

    PLANS TOMORROW? OFFICIAL DIRTYBIRD AFTER PARTY

    Friday, July 3, 2015

    FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! OFFICIAL DIRTYBIRD BBQ AFTER PARTY   White Owl Social Club 1305 SE 8th & Main JULY 4 | 9PM – LATE | 21+ FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE! FREE!  

    Read More
  • stwo2

    STWO INTERVIEW @ WTF

    Wednesday, July 1, 2015

    We got the chance to ask the Paris/Toronto based DJ, Stwo, a few questions at WTF 2015. We chatted about Soundcloud, the festival scene & some of his new work. Then he went on the Effin’ Stage at 10pm on Saturday night & played an amazing set. TOKiMONSTA, who played right after Stwo, was nothing but smiles […]

    Read More
  • Vep0FHt1bkImTnIlQtAGhpYOV51T5zRO8u1fW0aQksQ,pQwIn4mLlgMfhoa97ReoZ7LaKiJxU5vulNlgWziFGgk,uQHhQ6Q5C7_PtV0LysFLAotkBdTZqzylbYqxMDA-Rjk

    HOT JULY

    Wednesday, July 1, 2015

    July just started!  And tempts are over 90 almost everyday. It’s a HOT JULY. And you have to get creative on ways to keep cool. These photos were taken from a series of photos called ‘Tokyo Pulse’ shot by: Photographer: Rocco Ceselin Stylist: Ali Levine MUH: Anthony Pazos Model: Laura Bilgeri Find the cool, girl

    Read More
DSC_0205
Jun
11

Party Snaps: Yo! Vintage x Wildfang #campvibes

Last Thursday, which happened to be First Thursday Yo! Vintage had a party to celebrate their newest lookbook which was a colab with local online retailer Wildfang. With a little bit of help from Poler Stuff the lookbook and party were a #campvibey good time. Editors note: All photos were taken by Portland’s Pretty blogger […]

photo-4
Jun
10

SWOONING ON.. JUNE 10

1. This music festival we just experienced all weekend. Tropical storm on Friday but these ladies killed it on Saturday. 2. This semi annoying but hysterical show online. But this one makes us giggle. Is MTV coming back? 3. These best + worst from the Tony’s. And this opening show. 4. These rare colored videos […]

Photo by: Caravan Pacific
Jun
10

CARAVAN PACIFIC

Being surrounded by Portland’s talented and innovative makers tends to have an inspirational effect on most people. This is precisely what happened to Shannon Guirl, a former television editor, when she was visiting from New York City. Eventually, Shannon made the move to Portland with her sights set on joining the ranks of the creative […]

Warehouse_R3
Jun
6

LIZARD LOUNGE SAMPLE SALE

You read that right! They have some back stoke they are getting rid of and it needs to be in your closet. 75% off? We will be there. 

Photo by: Yo Vintage
Jun
6

YO VINTAGE! x WILDFANG COLLABORATION

We’re big fans of vintage clothing destination, Yo Vintage, and tomboy e-commerce site, Wildfang, so the recent collaboration between the two has us all sorts of excited. For the entire month of June, Wildfang will be setting up shop (a mini pop-up shop, that is) at Yo Vintage. To celebrate the commencement of Wildfang “camping out” at […]

the-incorporateds-15-cents
Jun
6

THE INCORPORATED’S 15 CENTS

Welcome to The Incorporated’s 15 cents! The Incorporated is a clothing brand, but more than that, we are a group of kids that are deadset on never growing up. Born in Seattle and now located in Portland, the northwest is our home, and its trees, forests, lakes, rivers and streets are our playgrounds. Having grown […]

footerties-1
Jun
5

PINO

“Life is too short to wear boring clothes.” Yes, yes it is. Crispin Argento, the main man behind PINO, a tailored apparel company, is always dressed to the nines. He is the type of guy you want to bring home to mom because he is either wearing a bowtie or pocket square (sometimes both) and […]

image-4
Jun
3

SWOONING ON.. JUNE 3

1. This beautiful video and the dancers behind it. Check out their Kickstarter! 2. These $100 wedding dresses. Yep, you read that right. 3. Everything at this vintage shop in Aurora. Read all about it here. 4. This collab with two local fashion giants! And their party on Thursday! 5. This Portland native living in […]

Photo by: Imbibe Magazine
May
30

PDX DINING MONTH + NEGRONI WEEK

June brings the promise of sunshine and warmer days (fingers crossed), but also an abundance of amazing food and drink specials. Starting June 1st, locals and visitors will have the opportunity to feast on beautiful three-course meals at $29 each for Portland Dining Month (check out our interview with Bar Avignon chef, Eric Joppie, from […]

Photo by: NO SUBJECT
May
29

CREATE + CULTIVATE PORTLAND

As you might have heard, our lovely co-founder, Delia, has accepted a position as Director of NO SUBJECT‘s new Portland office. While we’re sad to lose her, we’re so excited for what she’s planning with the Los Angeles-based NO SUBJECT team. Her first big event? Create + Cultivate, an inspirational day of workshops, DIYs, creative […]

Screen shot 2013-05-29 at 12.38.03 PM
May
29

THE INCORPORATED

A few Fridays ago, the E+E was invited to ADX to a spring line launch entitled “Straight from the Slums of ’89 and ’90”. We didn’t know what we were in for, but Mark McGinnis from The Incorporated clothing company invited us and we thought what the heck. We checked out their lookbook and was […]

images
May
29

ADX 2 YEAR BIRTHDAY BASH

ADX, Portland’s beloved workspace and creative incubator, is celebrating its second birthday on June 1st. In honor of the special day, ADX is throwing a birthday bash complete with food, beer, bands, games, races, prizes and a car and dog wash. Yes, that’s right. Bring your dirty cars and pups to the event and let […]

photo-2
May
27

SWOONING ON.. MAY 27

1. This sexy, hilarious and perfect photobomb. 2. And these sexy animals who may or may not be flirting with you. 3. These mojitos. Hot weather and Sauvie Island anyone? 4. This great San Fran event. Yes, please. 5. These beautiful images. Thanks Vogue. 6. This girl’s Instagram.  Like woah. 7. This meme. We feel […]

Photo by: PDX Beer Week
May
24

PDX BEER WEEK

Portlanders love their beer. So much so, that there’s an entire week (technically, 11 days) dedicated to celebrating it. From June 6th to June 16th, the city will be flooded with beer-centric events and specials for the third annual PDX Beer Week. We’ve rounded up a list of the festivities to help you map out […]

Vintalier1
May
22

Vintalier: Vintage for the Office

Lady-like blouses are a specialty at Vintalier, a carefully curated shop that recently opened in the Pearl District. The shop’s racks of office-ready vintage finds reflect the sensible taste of owner Ellen Hsu’s personal wardrobe. “Honestly, I’m practical, a little bit fun, a little bit sophisticated,” Hsu said, laughing. “When I first came here [to […]

601772_501681643231143_144228005_n
May
22

The Man Behind Bridge & Burn

One of Erik Prowell’s first T-shirt designs showed a man holding a match to a bridge, with the words, “Don’t look back.” Those words resonated with Prowell, founder of the Portland brand, Bridge & Burn. They reminded him of the risk he took when he switched from a career in software programming to apparel design, […]

20130521-142109.jpg
May
21

Cardamom Rose Gin & Tonic

Last Friday, I went on a cocktail crafting spree. It was just one of those Fridays where I needed to do something creative. Make a fancy cocktail, take some pictures of a fancy cocktail, edit pictures of fancy cocktails… you get the picture (no pun intended). I made a deeeliciously boozy milkshake and then this […]

image
May
20

SWOONING ON.. MAY 20

1. This fun + beautiful shop. Article to follow next week. 2. This almost vegan cake. We want it for breakfast! 3. This is great. Thanks Ms. Swift for finally being cool. 4. These croissant-donut hybrid out of NYC. Who will be the first to do it in PDX? 5. This adorable fashion blog by the cutest […]

speckmountain_522
May
17

SPECK MOUNTAIN

On May 19th, Chicago band, Speck Mountain, will be making a much-anticipated stop in Portland on their west coast tour. With warm vocals from lead singer, Marie-Claire Balabanian, and dreamy, mesmerizing guitar from Karl Briedrick, Speck Mountain’s style has been aptly dubbed, “ambient soul”. Balabanian and Briedrick (who are considered musical soulmates) share the songwriting […]

972190_10151581488872207_11454700_n
May
15

BUCKET’S – THE PORTLAND PRESS

We introduced you guys to Crowd Supply last week, Portland’s next generation crowdfunded e-commerce that picks up where Kickstarter and other platforms leave off but today they launched something that we thought you might like as well. As of today you can help support Bucket’s, The Portland Press, a french press for your Mason jar, manufactured […]

cake5
May
14

(Almost Vegan) Everyday Chocolate Loaf Cake

  Ok, let me first start off by saying that you know you have the most badass kittens ever when they behave during a food photography shoot while blasting some ZZ Top on the record player (ie. not jump on the kitchen table full of delicately placed reflector boards, powdered sugar and cake crumbs everywhere). […]

130503_invite-portland-rsvp
May
14

WARBY PARKER CLASS TRIP

The Warby Parker Class Trip school bus is making a stop in Portland this Thursday! As part of an effort to bring the Warby Parker showroom experience to life, the team is visiting 9 cities in 6 months on a cross-country road trip of sorts. In case you’re not familiar with the brand, Warby Parker’s […]

20130513-124711
May
13

HOLLY STALDER AT OPEN SEASON

Tonight is the first installment of The Mercury’s annual fashion show Open Season. We are excited for all of the designers in this four day show, but we’re definitely  holding our breath for Holly Stalders’ show this evening. We stopped in on Saturday to get a sneak peak at her shop, Haunt and we walked away […]

may13
May
13

SWOONING ON…MAY 13

1. These photos from the “Follow Me” series. Cool concept. 2. The fact Portland Mercury’s 9th annual spring fashion show, Open Season starts today. 3. This branding portfolio. 4. Matchbook’s 15 best Sylvia Plath quotes post. 5. The illustrations of Brazilian artist, Matheus Lopes. 6. The NIKE DUNK iD X NYLON collaboration where you can […]

Screen-Shot-2013-05-10-at-11.46.44-AM
May
10

OPEN SEASON: WHO’S WHO

Four days. Seven of Portland’s emerging fashion designers. Next week, the Portland Mercury is hosting its ninth annual spring fashion show, “Open Season: Fashion Lives Fast.” The four-day event will showcase some of the city’s most anticipated collections at intimate venues across Southeast Portland. http://openseason.strangertickets.com/ Get the lowdown on each of the featured designers:

TriibeMovement copy
May
8

TRIIBE MOVEMENT

Triibe Movement: A creative entity. Mission: Freeing Minds. Fear = Control. No fear. No control. Know fear. Know control. Best friends from birth, and with the same creative mission in mind, Miá Charnelle and Diamond Jeanise Ferguson started a movement. During the day, they’re filming, shooting photographs, graphic designing, editing and designing clothing, and at […]

sweet-sister-purple-1
May
7

CROWD SUPPLY X WILD OUTDOOR APPAREL

There’s exciting news for all you outdoorsy people. It’s Portland, so we are assuming there are a lot of you. Wild Outdoor Apparel is Crowd Supply’s newest e-commerce launch (TODAY). Haven’t heard of Crowd Supply yet? They are the next generation crowdfunded e-commerce that picks up where Kickstarter and other platforms leave off. They provide product […]

Trust_Co_6
May
7

TRUST CO.

As we start to plan out the camping season, we start to realize that we need some new gear. Tent, sleeping bag and outer apparel are all taken care of (or we just borrow them from our friends) but sometimes it’s what you don’t think about (until you are in the middle of the forest) […]

may6
May
6

SWOONING ON…MAY 6

1. This limber little blogger and his amazing photos. 2. The Dalai Lama starts his talks in Portland on Thursday. Here is a fun little preview, he’s funny as well inspiring! 3. These paintings made of… 4. This summer roll recipe, because we spend way too much at thai restaurants. 5. This NYT article about […]

better-fredfest-1-fred
May
5

FREDFEST

We know that today is Cinco de Mayo, but if you prefer beer over margaritas and birthday cake over tacos, you should check out FredFest, “the littlest big-beer festival in the world — or at least in Portland”. This is the 8th annual birthday celebration for Fred Eckhardt, a well-loved and respected octogenarian beer writer, […]