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    ADIDAS ORIGINALS X JEREMY SCOTT

    Tuesday, October 21, 2014

    adidas continues to make headlines. This time it’s on IG with Jeremy Scott creating some wild pieces of the adidas Originals Fall/Winter 2014. Get your adidas employee store card secured because these peices are in stores Oct. 31.

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    E+Etv: Just For Kicks Event VIDEO!

    Friday, October 17, 2014

    If you were smart, you were there.  If you pay attention, you’ve seen the PHOTOS.  Now take a trip inside INDEX PDX and check out the E+Etv recap of #JUSTFORKICKS!

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    #JUSTFORKICKS RECAP

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Our event last week for this years Design Week Portland was super cool! We had a blast at INDEX PDX and made some new friends with the owners, their friends and family! Mandatory Bounce and DJ Sacrilicious took care of the music while we showcased the custom sneakers created uniquely for this event. The artist include: Ian […]

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    E+ETV:inFocus Wes Guy

    Wednesday, October 15, 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.” Wes Guy is a NE Portland musician, artist, journalist, poet, and F*cking human being. I stepped into the  studio with Wes this summer to talk about his […]

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    WAXED OUT: MYKE BOGAN’S “F*CK YOU” VISUAL DROPS

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    WAXED OUT delivers new music to keep your record collection fresh & stacked to the ceiling words by @Evan_Gabriel Myke Bogan continues to add to his musical canon and is making heads turn while doing it. With the August release of Silk Jockstrap, his latest EP (now available on iTunes, ahem) he’s rapidly moving the standard […]

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Aug
9

Self Edge Opening Launch Party

Jean enthusiasts, now’s the time get your pants in a tizzy. Self Edge, a boutique selling premium raw denim (selvage) jeans, is heralding the launch of its new Portland location with a Saturday launch party at the 10,500-square-foot Union Way retail center. Everyone’s invited — Sip on some beer, meet husband-and-wife founders Kiya and Demitra […]

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9

POLER X BRIDGE & BURN

  We love collaborations. Especially when they bring together two of our favorite retail spots in Portland’s SW hub for a fun party. This limited edition collaboration will showcase a mixture of Bridge & Burn’s staple pieces with Poler’s camping vibes. Forged by nature, these two companies do an incredible job of bringing the highest […]

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Aug
9

ART TAKEOVER

Art Takeover is coming to Coava coffee this Saturday from 7am-6pm. What is Art Takeover you may ask.. well, art is literally taking over Coava Coffee all designed by Factory North and the beloved Timbers Army. The family friendly event will benefit the Operation Pitch Invasion’s current project, Bless Field. After the art sales are finished […]

Aug
8

THE INCORPORATED’S VIDEOS OF THE WEEK

As guys with 9-5 jobs, we spend a lot of time on the internet.  A LOT.  And I would be bold enough to say that you probably spend a little time on Youtube as well…  Now that we’ve both acknowledged we spend too much time watching online videos, we thought we would share what we […]

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Aug
7

LLAMAPALOOZA

We try to stay away from events that would show up on an episode of Portlandia. Sometimes they are just a bit too.. Portland for us. But when we heard about Llamapalooza, we couldn’t wait to do the most hipster thing we have ever heard of. So, here’s a break down of events happening this […]

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Aug
7

ALLEY 33

Each year, the alleyway off of Hawthorne in between 32nd and 33rd  street gets a complete makeover and is transformed into a  runway for one of Portland’s largest fashion shows. This year, Alley 33 will host local designers with ready-to-wear looks that can go straight into your wardrobe. Your Saturday will be filled with good […]

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Aug
5

Mole Poblano from Cha Cha Cha

We live for a good pairing of an adult beverage and a favorite dish from a local restaurants. While going out is always a good time, putting your colonially skills to good use and creating something mouth watering at home can be even more rewarding (not to mention, rewarding for your bank account). So try […]

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Aug
2

Sidewalk Sales, Book Releases, Free Cocktails, Oh my!

Miranda Lehman “Into Ecstasy!” Book Release + Blood to Bloom Vintage Sidewalk Sale Oh.. first Fridays, how we love you. Especially when there are sidewalk sales, vintage finds, book releases, complementary cocktails and beautiful people hanging outside in the summer evening. Pretty much our favorite thing ever. Where is this amazing event happening, you may […]

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Aug
1

Throwback Thursday: Outkast’s “Aquemini”

April 20th, 2007 was a special day for me. By virtue of an unexpected day off from JV Baseball and with the stars aligning, I came to posses one of Hip-Hop’s most treasured gems of the 90’s. While there was no good reason for practice being cancelled that day, nobody really argued: 4/20/07 was a […]

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Jul
31

CAPITAL HILL BLOCK PARTY

Portland’s Pretty headed up north this past weekend to the Capital Hill Block party where she hung around the pretty people of Seattle. The weekend was filled with music, food, beers and sunshine mixed with snapping some photos of the best dressed people. Could we ask for more? PS. The first photo is a PDX […]

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Jul
29

SWOONING ON..JULY 29

The “time to get out of town” edition of Swooning On..   We have been on a little vacay back home and we have finally parted with our phones for a minute to do some of this. This crafty collaboration we are dying to go to.. in LA! Wishing everyday life was a little more […]

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Jul
25

A Day At the Races: Your Guide To Betting

Portland is known for its many facets: hipsters secretly loving everything they hate, brewing beer by any means necessary and a bottomless hunger for vintage clothing. What is seldom associated with the Rose City, however, are its horse races where, not surprisingly, you find all these common traits plus more. July 21st marked the 69th […]

Jul
23

PENDLETON THE PORTLAND COLLECTION FALL ’13

We are just as obsessed with Pendleton fabric as you are. And when we saw their fashion show at Open Season a few months ago, we couldn’t get enough of their newest Portland Collection. Here is their newest video presented by GROWop showing off their swoon worthy Fall ’13 collection. Enjoy! Pendleton The Portland Collection […]

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Jul
18

MANDATORY BOUNCE – THE INCORPORATED’S 15 CENTS

Let us introduce you to Portland’s newest musical sensation, MANDATORY BOUNCE.  We got tired of doing clothing, design, photography, movies and writing, so we got into music too.  One of our troops here at The Incorporated, Evan, has been dj’ing for years, and got me roped into it as well.  What we do is mix […]

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Jul
17

Jewelry, Headbands, Horse Racing + More Girl Shit

There is so many girly things going on this weekend. So leave the boys at home and grab your favorite lady friend. Midsummer Magic: Free Headband Workshop Sometimes we wish we could rock a floral headband everyday. In a perfect world, we would. But at least on Saturday you can head over to Yo! for […]

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Jul
15

SWOONING ON..JULY 15

This new hobby. Make sure you learn how at this bug-inspired event. This party that would have been interesting to go to. This interview with a very talented artist. And this interview about an adventure at the railroad tracks. This video. These layered looks.. and the boots! This sustainable project to one of our favorite hotels […]

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Jul
12

GARAGE SALE @ THE GOOD MOD’S

Our favorite mid century furniture mecca is having a huge sale this Saturday and Sunday. We have been in love with their space since last year (check out the article we wrote last year) and dream of the day we can buy everything in the 21,000 sq ft space. If you haven’t had a chance […]

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Jul
11

MEET THE NEWBIES

We have dusted off our “Meet The Team” page and added some things. Our band of writers has grown recently, so it’s time to introduce the new faces.  First, we have Marissa Sullivan from the ultra cool street blog, Portland’s Pretty. She has added a few post already (here, here and here) about her adventures through Portland’s nightlife and […]

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Jul
11

THE INCORPORATED’S 15 CENTS: TAMMING THE RUSTED BEAST

THE INCORPORATED’S 15 CENTS: TAMMING THE RUSTED BEAST Evan Gabriel is a member of our team here at The Incorporated, and also a great writer.  Check out this piece and others on his blog: Waxed Out. —————————————————- Remember your first time hitting up the railroad tracks? What is it about those long, winding slats of […]

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Jul
10

A LITTLE MORE FROM ADAM HAYNES

Last week we previewed the newest art show up at Compound Gallery, Second Nature. We were blown away by one of the artist, Adam Karig Haynes and had to find out more about this creative genius out of Bend. The guys from The Incorporated sat down with Adam to find out more about all what he’s insirpired by, […]

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Jul
8

Swooning On.. July 8

Hope everyone had a great 4th! To speed you up on what happened while you took a mini vacay here is this week’s Swooning On.. This video about one skateboarder and his photos from around the world. We’ll join on the next adventure. This sale on our favorite local fragrance, Soft Lawn. Whole story of […]

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Jul
7

WOLF ACUPUNCTURE

Acupuncture is a wonderful alternative to Western medicine treatments for a wide range of conditions like stress, migraines, asthma and allergies. And lucky for us Portlanders, there’s a seemingly never-ending supply of natural medicine options in every neighborhood. But with so many options, how do you select just one practitioner to work with? Enter: Liz […]

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Jul
5

Super Giant Camera Collage

We were mesmerized by the meticulously arranged little camera parts in Jim Golden’s still-life picture, which earlier this year earned kudos from several photography blogs. Golden moved from the advertising industry in New York City to live and work in Portland. He settled into a commercial and editorial studio off North Vancouver Avenue, and lately […]

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Jul
3

TOURING AMERICA: FRANKMUSIK

“He belts it out!” yells a friend over Vincent Frank set last week at Doug Fir.  The singer/songerwriter behind Frankmusik, the UK heartthrob made his way to Portland last week and the intimate audience grooved to his music, totally forgetting it was a Monday. He has been touring America for awhile and has been sharing his adventures via Facebook […]

Jul
3

SECOND NATURE @ COMPOUND GALLERY

Happy First Thursday.. uh.. well at least we are celebrating it today at Compound Gallery! The gallery is holding First Thursday today because of the holiday tomorrow and we are even more excited to get to see work by three Oregon and Illinois based artist one day early! For the month of July, Compound hosts “Second Nature”, a three-person […]

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Jul
2

Welcome Back From LA, Red Monkey

Welcome back to Oregon, Torry Pendergrass. In early June, Pendergrass, founder of Red Monkey and a native Oregonian, opened a New Orleans-style retail store in Old Chinatown at 214 N.W. Couch St. For the last several years, he’s been running his brand of tough leather watches, cuffs, guitar straps and other accessories from Los Angeles. […]

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Jul
1

Fruition Album Release

  It’s been half a year since the quintent of Fruition reached their Kickstarter goal to fund a new album. In just a month, they’ll release the fruit of their $20,000 campaign: their new album Just One of Them Nights. It’s been quite a journey for the Portland-based band. In December, the members spent five […]

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Jul
1

HEAT WAVE SOLUTION

If you walked into my kitchen at my moment, your eye would go directly to one “thing” that takes the center stage. Upon noticing this “thing”, you might be quick to judge… not that I really care if you judge, because it is what it is, you know how it goes. So you know those bar […]

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Jul
1

SWOONING ON.. JULY 1

Happy July 1st everyone! 1. The wonderful temperature lately. Lots of sunshines means sunscreen time. And this is what you look like. 2. These photos from the 60s. 3. This photo recap of a Portland event last week. 4. This mix tape from one of our favorites. 5. This movie trailer that looks uncomfortably thought provoking. 6. […]

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Jun
28

Redwing Boots

We already wrote all about the event here, so I won’t go over it again. Instead, just take a look at who showed up to Lizard Lounge for the Red Wing Heritage party. Mmmmkay?