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    Portland erupts into chaos, just like everywhere else…

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014

    Shout out to Kevin from V1 Creative for hitting the streets last night and capturing some images of the protest that went down.  From the looks of it, it was crazy with the freeway stopped, cops using their bikes as weapons and shields and the usually serene neighborhood of SE went UP on a Tuesday! […]

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    G-EAZY brings the Bay to the Roseland!

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014

    G-Eazy came to town tonight and it was a party!  With close ties to Portland, G felt at home running through his list of hits while bringing out a number of acts from the Bay as well.  Getting to see E-40 perform tell me when to go was worth the whole ticket! Thanks to G, […]

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  • WAXED OUT: GRAPE GOD + SLICK DEVIOUS INTERVIEW

    Saturday, November 22, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  This month, local time-travelers Grape God and Slick Devious released their first collaborative project titled Paint Soup. With production from Skelli Skell and features from Maze Koroma and Banz Stackroyd, Grape and Slick use the space […]

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  • WAXED OUT: DEBUT RELEASE FROM THE STAND4RD

    Thursday, November 13, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel  Last week, four kids with computers from St. Paul dropped the self-titled album that has single-handedly been making the internets shit themselves. Who are they? Four musicians, all under the age of twenty-five. Not to mention […]

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    SAMPLE SALES RIGHT NOW

    Thursday, November 13, 2014

    Nothing sets us right like a sample sale. 90% off? Yeah, we’ll take that. There’s a few big sales this weekend that you need to know about and market in that calendar right-da-f-now. Otherwise, you will be a sad puppy. Solestruck Shit Show – treaking out to Tigard has never felt so good. The Solestuck sample sale […]

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Oct
9

PORTLAND DESIGN AUCTION

This Thursday will mark the first annual Portland Design Auction at beautiful space The Good Mod occupies on West Burnside. The auction, which features 42 artist and designers from the Portland area, is committed to provide a platform for the makers to connect directly with the creative consumers and collectors. Often times, we buy pieces […]

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Oct
8

BAKED PUMPKIN CINNAMON SUGAR DONUTS

This wonderful recipe and pictures come from our contributor, Kylie, from The Baking Bird. Enjoy!  Haven’t you heard? Popsicles are so out and DIY donuts are so in. It’s true. I just packed up my popsicle molds and threw em in the closet. See ya next Summer! (poor popsicle molds). I only made about 3 […]

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Oct
7

DOMESTIC: AN AMERICAN MADE DESIGN SHOWCASE

Hooray! Design Week is upon us! But, with over 80 events going on, it’s hard to keep up. One event we are particularly excited about is Made & State’s event, Domestic: An American Made Design Showcase launching this Wednesday evening. Made & State has asked six of Portland’s top interior designers and shopkeepers to transform urban […]

Oct
3

15 CENTS: JAEFIELDS BY WOOKIE FIELDS

With its official launch party last Saturday, Jaefields showed Portland that they have a lot of great clothing coming its way. Wookie Fields is the man behind the brand, and we had the pleasure of talking to him about his brand, his life and the best sushi in town. E+E: What is your history? School? […]

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Oct
2

BRANDALISM

We are sure you remember the great interview with Antonio Brasko from the guys from The Incorporated. Antionio, the guy behind creative fashion line, Norwood and some amazing freelance work for Nike, Adidas, Intel.. this list goes on. He will be displaying his iconic work this Thursday at an event called Brandalism. The event is an experimental mash-up […]

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Oct
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“MADDIE ON THINGS” COMES TO PDX!

Back in 2011, Theron Humphrey quit his job, adopted a dog and hit the road. He wanted to create something beautiful that he was proud of and with the money from his backed Kickstarter campaign, he was in business. During his tour, he noticed a strange yet endearing quality about his new pup. She was really good at standing […]

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Sep
27

SWEDISH STYLE POP UP SHOP!

Johan’s Son, a Swedish inspired online shop based in Brooklyn is coming to Portland this weekend for a two day pop up shop. The founder of the shop, Laura Housgard, is a Portland native who believes that minimal and sustainable design can be beautiful. For the pop up event, Johan’s Son has expanded their assortment […]

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Sep
26

15 CENTS: The Grimy Life of Angelo Spagnolo

“The difference between grimy living and ‘white trash’ is self-awareness,” says brand owner and Portland native Angelo Spagnolo, “It is the celebration of the humble way young people live.” We had the chance to talk with Spagnolo about his work, his passions and his outlook on life and fashion. As a staff writer for the […]

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Sep
23

SWOONING ON.. SEPT 23

The Emmy’s. In case you missed it, here’s a recap. This gentleman’s streetwear company launching soon. Interview to come! This art opening on Friday. This amazing interview with the man behind some very creative things. This sale on great vintage finds! Design Week Portland! Don’t forget to get your tickets. Artwork Credit: Judith Biesanz

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Sep
23

ART OPENING: JUDITH BIESANZ

The Portland based artist, Judith Biesanz will be hosting an art opening on Friday, Sept. 26th and Beam & Anchor’s lovely digs. The work that will be on display are scenes from the summer days at the river in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. These pieces are perfect for any space, especially as the Fall sets […]

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Sep
19

LIVING THE GOOD LIFE WITH ANTONIO BRASKO

The good life isn’t necessarily the easy life for Antonio Brasko. He was up at 5am this morning, and probably will be tomorrow as well. The question, “what do you do?” is not an easy one for him to answer: creative director, artist, apparel designer, owner of Norwood (his brand), and owner of his own […]

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Sep
18

NEW PRODUCT FROM REVOLUTION DESIGN HOUSE

Last year, we profiled a local company that was on the rise. Revolution Design House, an American made furniture and accessory company, has grown and recently their Boxcar Planters have completely taken off. Have you seen them yet? Well, they are beautiful! We love the slick, modern design made out of beautiful wood and a […]

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Sep
18

PENDLETON PORTLAND COLLECTION LAUNCH PARTY

Oh, Pendleton Portland Collection..we wish we could afford the whole thing! We saw a few pieces at the Fall Into Fashion show last week, but this Thursday is your chance to see the whole Fall 2013 collection. Stop by Shop Adorn off of NE Fremont for some Pendleton Whisky cocktails, small bites by The Lamb’s […]

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Sep
18

TechFestNW Recap

We saw and heard some amazing talks at TechFestNW this year, including insights from a startup veteran, how tech can help save the music industry and the genius behind the crazy glowing tetrahedrons you may have seen off Martin Luther King Boulevard. Cities such as Portland and San Francisco are brewing with some great talent […]

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Sep
16

SWOONING ON..SEPT 16

This Instagram wish. If only famous writers could have taken selfies… This new device that we are excited to use. Because, who knows when you need a recorder on you?! This heartbreaking news we just heard from the Navy Shipyard. This farm project house that we would love to live in! This Portland maker who […]

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Sep
12

SEAECHO FALL LOOKBOOK

You have seen the bags. They are everywhere around Portland. So when we first saw Seaecho’s Fall Lookbook we had to share it with you. These beautifully handcrafted bags go with everything and should go everywhere with you. The Fall Lookbook “tells the story of a vivacious twenty something, after a night out and the […]

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Sep
12

The Incorporated’s 15 Cents: Upcoming Events

With only a few days until the weekend, we figured we’d shoot out a reminder about two stellar events in Portland that if you were to miss, we’d simply have to stop being friends. No, but really, Sept 12-13 are about to be live. Start your weekend early! The Rose City Circle will be hosting a […]

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Sep
11

PORTLAND FASHION WEEK

Hope you are ready for some serious fashion shows coming up because Portland Fashion Week is coming to the convention center this Thursday-Saturday. There are several events happening during the days, but we are most excited about the evening shows on each day. There’s going to be a lot going on at the event as […]

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Sep
11

FALL INTO FASHION

Fall Into Fashion, which has evolved from the yearly Fashion Night Out, takes place this evening at Director’s Park. Beginning at 5:30 until 7:30, there will be a fashion show every 30 mins to showcase falls best looks from local and national retailers. An on-site photo booths will create special flip-books and pedi-cabs will be […]

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Sep
11

PDX COLLECTIVE SALE

It’s back! Yay! PDX Collective Sale happens twice a year at The Cleaners at the Ace Hotel and we look forward to it every year. 11 of our favorite retail options in one area and everything is on sale? Yes please. The event takes place this Saturday and Sunday and we suggest getting their early. […]

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Sep
9

SWOONING ON..SEPT 9

These facts we didn’t know about the only item that is always in our fridge.. Siracha. This video capturing parts of Japan we have never seen. These Fall pieces from the always lovely local shop betsy + iya. This streetwear fashion show happening on Thursday. These Instagram accounts to follow during football season. And this clip that […]

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Sep
5

15 CENTS: Life, Rap and Macrocosmic Thinking with Rasheed Jamal

Your new favorite local rapper is not from Portland.  He’s not even from the West Coast.  Rasheed Jamal, born and raised in Hot Springs, Arkansas, moved to Portland a few years ago and has been putting in work on the local scene.  Last December, he dropped his most important work to date, My Beautiful Ugly, […]

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Sep
5

STEEL + INK X TRUST CO

We have never heard of a tattoo artist and axe company doing a collaboration before. We love Trust Co Axes and Portland obviously loves tattoos, so this should be a great First Friday. So swing by Union/Pine from 7-11pm for the collab, photography and of course drinks & food carts. For more info + to […]

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Sep
4

‘Hand-Built for the Long Haul’ Poster Release Party

Longtime cyclist Geoffrey Franklin personally designs, makes and tests every leather bike accessory he crafts by hand. And from the looks of this video, there’s a whole lot of tender loving care. To celebrate the art of handmade craft, Franklin teamed up with Portland photographer Jim Golden. The pair carefully arranged every product Franklin created […]

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Sep
4

WILDFANG’S NEW DIGS

Two weeks ago, we made our way down to SE Grand to check out Wildfang’s new flagship store + office space. We have become close to the founders and their team so we couldn’t wait to celebrate a monumental moment. And we were blown away. Not only is there a teepee changing room, swings, a […]

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Sep
3

GRAND OPENING: DANNER BOOTS @ UNION WAY

Union Way has given us some serious retail location envy. Right between Powells and The Ace, the 10,500 sq. ft. alley way shopping mall retail mecca is home to newly opened shops like Self Edge and soon to be Danner Boots. The premium leather, for-ever-activity killer boots will have a new home starting Sept. 5th. […]

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Sep
1

“MADDIE ON THINGS” COMES TO PDX!

Back in 2011, Theron Humphrey quit his job, adopted a dog and hit the road. He wanted to create something beautiful that he was proud of and with the money from his backed Kickstarter campaign, he was in business. During his tour, he noticed a strange yet endearing quality about his new pup. She was really […]

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Aug
29

15 Cents: An Introduction to the Rose City Circle

There’s more to this city’s fashion scene than what Brownstein or Armisen rock on Portlandia. Yes, not everyone wears horn-rimmed glasses and carries a separate bag for their bowling shoes. A few months back, this notion of ‘the other side of Portland fashion’ and its lack of exposure powered a few like-mined entrepreneurs into action. […]

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Aug
28

HAPPENING TONIGHT: FADE TO LIGHT FASHION SHOW

Twice a year, Fade to Light, a multidimensional fashion show takes over the Crystal Ballroom to showcase Portland fashion designer’s newest line. This evening, join us and the fashion community for the show beginning at 8pm. We are particularly excited about the laser cut fashion Emit will present, an always surprising show by Bruce Black […]

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Aug
28

ANDINA: A PERUVIAN TALE

Many of us hard heard of Andina, the Peruvian restaurant nestled in the heart of the NW.  Celebrating 10 years of being in The Pearl, the eatery has a lot to brag about. Surviving in this foodie town for 10 years is deserves some sort of Olympic gold metal. If we could award said metal, […]