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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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  • E+Etv: InFocus chats with Tope on a Sunday afternoon

    Wednesday, September 17, 2014

    InFocus covers individuals who work hard on and off the clock, individuals who progress through learning and doing, and those individuals who never understood the words, “give up.” The first time I heard Tope was back in 2010 on a TxE track, since then I’ve been a fan. It’s been awesome watching Tope grow as […]

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Dec
19

THE BEST PARTY OF THE YEAR!

There are so many independent designers, markers, doers and thinkers in Portland that don’t get a big, fancy, corporate Holiday party. So, we thought we would throw our own! Mojave, EYES + EDGE & The Incorporated invite you to come celebrate the Holidays in style! Come down to Mojave on TONIGHT, Thursday, Dec. 19th for good tunes, not-so-fancy drinks […]

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Dec
18

WINTER SALE @ SALON 220

Have you been to Salon 220?! It’s absolutely gorgeous and one of those tucked-away spots that you find and think “I want to live here!” This Friday’s Winter Sale is a perfect reason to stop by the salon’s digs, swoon on the space and pick up some gifts from a few rad Portland vendors. Check […]

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Dec
16

PONY CLUB HOLIDAY ART PARTY

Pony Club Gallery’s Holiday Art Party and Art Auction!! This event is happening today at the Cleaners @ Ace Hotel from 6-10pm. There will be live music by Youngblood and the Moonshine Band, free food from Produce Row, and Beer from Worthy and New Belgium. There will lots of Artwork from some amazing artists such as Josh Keyes, Rebecca Artemisa, Ryan Bubnis, Maryanna Hoggatt,Brooke Weeber, and lots more! We […]

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Dec
13

THE MAKERY WINTER MARKET

What happens when a creative studio full of talented people host a pop-up winter pop-up market? In our eyes, it’s pretty much pure magic. This Saturday and Sunday The Makery will be chock-full of local vendors, cocktails + craft beers, espresso and some tunes. Not into shopping? Warm up in Monico Flores’ mobile hot tub station – […]

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Dec
12

15 CENT: MELANGE CLOTHING

In a world where Kindergardeners are taking selfies and kids get a Facebook before their 8th grade graduation, you don’t often meet a young person who has done as much as Max Sheridan.  With less than 2 decades under his belt, he has created Melange Clothing, a street wear brand based in Chicago and New […]

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Dec
12

MOUNTAIN CITY: Just Natural Looking

Just Natural Looking: The Artworks of Kate Rutherford The human hand: what an unbelievably capable and prolific appendage! Hands are able to do all number of things, from the most intense rough and tumble, callousing work to the most delicate, nimble, and precise maneuverings possible.  It is even more remarkable when the same pair of […]

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Dec
9

#COLDESTWINTER Collection by The Incorporated

Announcing the “#COLDESTWINTER” Collection by The Incorporated The Incorporated Clothing returns with their sophomore collection for Winter 2013, entitled “#COLDESTWINTER.” Following the release of their Spring/Summer 2013’s “Straight from the Slums of ’89 and ’90” collection, the Northwest brand returns to test the limits of traditional street/sportswear. The pieces embody the theme of American history […]

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Dec
4

GIVE GOOD GIFTS 2013

There’s no way around it, it’s time to get organized so you can Give Good Gifts this year. Thank goodness this two day pop-up is happening this weekend at the beloved event space, UNION/PINE. This year, over 30 vendors will be showing off their gifts and you will be able to find something for everyone on […]

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Dec
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PORTLAND BAZAR 2013

The pop-up season is quickly approaching and to start it off with a bang (cough, to your credit card), the third annual Portland Bazar will open its doors this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Friday night is a new addition to the Bazar and provides a more relaxed shopping experience for $10 + free drink ticket […]

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Dec
4

COMMUNION X DIG A PONY

When we found out the local retail shop, Communion and the always fun drinking spot, Dig A Pony were throwing a fashion show this Thursday, our week got a lot better. If you haven’t stopped by Communion recently, then you need to. The shop has everything you need for the colder temperatures and we can […]

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Nov
22

DJ NATHAN DETROIT

You have surely seen his name around town or been to one of his shows. Nathan Detroit, one of the regular DJs of Holocene’s monthly installments of Booty Bassment is making a name for himself. We have run into him on several occasions and had to dig a little deeper into the DJ that always […]

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Nov
21

15 CENTS: DAN LAFFERMAN

For this week’s 15 cents, we linked up with Dan Lafferman, whose name comes up in just about every music conversation that goes on in Portland.  He has been a part of every facet of the music industry and currently runs a blog called Booty and Bass, featuring local hip-hop, dance and electronic acts.  We […]

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Nov
20

MOUNTAIN CITY: Riding the Cool Bus

Riding the Cool Bus: with Ben Sturgulewski and Sweetgrass Productions The pavement passed beneath us as I stared at the Beatles poster taped to the window of the old, converted yellow school bus–Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.  Gazing into the eyes of Paul, John, Ringo, and George, memories of college flooded back.  I felt […]

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Nov
19

FRANCES MAY’S WAREHOUSE SALE

It’s that time again. Yep, that point in the year that everyone is having a pop-up shop/sale/shopping event that is so-much-fun-you-can’t-stand it! It’s hard to know which ones to go to – and even harder to not spend far too much money – but on Saturday Frances May is hosting a Warehouse Sale at The […]

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Nov
19

DRAMADY

It’s been a big month for the local band, Dramady. The band, comprised of Amanda Wilse and Zacery Stanley, engages listeners and audiences with Wiles on bass and tenor saxophone, Stanley on simultaneous drums, keyboard and vocals, and a precise use of loops and harmony to achieve a full sound. Check it out, it’s beautiful. This month, they released […]

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Nov
16

PINO X STERLING COFFEE

Men in bow ties and good coffee are two of our favorite things. Start the Holiday season off with both of these pleasures next Saturday at the launch of PINO x Sterling Coffee Roaster’s 2013 Holiday Collection! Last year was a sold out success and lots of fun, so we are excited the two companies […]

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Nov
14

15 CENTS: Gang$ign$

For this week’s 15 Cents, we reached out to Gang$ign$, a local dj whose trap beats are as hot as his weekly Wednesday shows at Whiskey Bar.  Because he was jet-setting between Austin and LA for shows, we couldn’t find time to sit down, but we talked about how he got into dj’ing, what exactly […]

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Nov
13

MOUNTAIN CITY: Photography of Mei Ratz

Blue Corn Pancakes & the Photography of Mei Ratz A few months ago the great Holly Hoover herself shared some images with me that she thought I’d like.  They were double exposures of peoples’ faces with flora–trees, pine-needles limbs, and flowers.  They were beautiful and I was mesmerized but in the often frenetic hustle of work […]

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Nov
13

LITTLE BOXES 2013

Not familiar with Little Boxes? Well, it is a city-wide shopping event on Black Friday and Saturday comprised of a mix of Portland’s locally owned and alternative boutiques. With Little Boxes, when you ditch the big box stores and shop locally you get entered to win tons of unbelievable prizes (cough, cough.. 4 night vacay […]

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Nov
12

OLD GROWTH: DANNER X WOOLRICH

One of the reasons Oregon steals our hearts as much as it does is because of the Old Growth forage. Those trees that have been alive for hundreds of years and have massive root systems under the Earth, completely blow us away.  E+E is excited that Danner has teamed up with Woolrich to bring a USA […]

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Nov
7

15 CENTS: FASHION FRIDAY

Hey everybody, come out and support local Portland fashion at The Rose Lounge tomorrow night!  We are participating in the final round with our homies at Jaefields.  We faced each other in the first round, but due to a drop out they are back with a whole round of new designs!  We got some new stuff […]

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Nov
6

VANS OFF THE WALL

Vans talented stable of artists is coming together at Compound Gallery this November for a collaborative show of abstract art blending the styles of some of the most influential artists in skateboarding culture. Join Compound for the Vans Off The Wall PDX gallery show this Thursday, November 7th from 7-10 PM. Works featuring Tim Kerr, Zio Kiegler, Jai Tanju, Neil Blender, […]

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Nov
6

CONTENT 2013

This weekend, Ace Hotel presents Content 2013, a collection of local designers who take over the second floor guest rooms of the hotel. Each brand individually transforms a room into a conceptual or multimedia installation that represents their point of view and talent. This year, the list of designers + artist participating is out of control. […]

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Nov
6

CRAZY WIND

A few weeks ago we were going over who would be showing at Content at the Ace Hotel – happening this weekend – and we noticed Crazy Wind. After digging a little deeper, we learned the Japanese inspired line “sources textiles directly from the 100 year old family operated manufacturing house” in the Kurume region […]

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Nov
5

POETRY PRESS WEEK

Poetry Press Week is conceptually mixing poetry and Fashion Week – wherein designers gather to present their new work to an audience of buyers, magazines, journalists, and fashion aficionados. Just as fashion designers do, the poets will select models to present their work to give some measure of distance between themselves and the audience. Each poet will take advantage of […]

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Nov
4

GREY PAW

Great design comes in all shapes, sizes and for just about everyone and everything in Portland. When we first came across the Portland based pet accessory company, Grey Paw, we were instantly impressed with the simplicity and love that goes into each piece. Made for dog + design lovers, Grey Paw dyes, cuts and sows […]

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Nov
1

15 CENTS: INTERVIEW W/ RAPPER, SPOON

It’s not often that I spy Portland streets in the background of my daily Youtube music video sessions.  But a few weeks ago, I came across “Flunkeez Anthem,” a hyphy beat with flows by a fresh looking MC dressed in Supreme and local brand Poorboys, riding in the back of a convertible through industrial SE. […]

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Oct
31

HAPPY HALLOWEEN!

Halloween is the only time of the year that you will be greeted by a goblin (mask and all) at work  screaming “GOOOOOD MORNING!” Today’s grey skies and fall chill in the air we slightly hope that ghost from the Shanghai Tunnels come out to scare us. Because come on.. those tunnels are creepy. Plans […]

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Oct
30

SHOP ALERT: IMOGENE + WILLIE COME TO PDX!

Imogene + Willie, the Nashville, Tenn. based jean company + retail store will be opening their doors on W. Burnside this Friday! We have been eagerly awaiting to find out who will fill the empty space and couldn’t be more excited to welcome Imogene + Willie! Their beautifully crafted jeans, tops and swoon worthy one of […]

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Oct
29

MOUNTAIN CITY: WORKING THE GRAIN

  EYES + EDGE is proud to welcome a new member to our family of contributors. Mountain City is a new weekly post each Tuesday highlighting the connection of nature, art, passion and pushing limits from the deep mountain wilderness to the depths of the city. Learn more about  the very talented Willie McBride, the […]