In this (fairly) new world of the internet and social media, there are a few who are able to harness this energy and build a community of people with a passion for the same things. Jacob Keller, founder of Always Fresh Apparel, is one of these new internet trailblazers, who used his interest in fashion to […]
Jewelry designer Rachael Donaldson hardly ever creates the same piece twice. Unless you’ve commissioned her for a set of multiples, Donaldson has no plans to replicate her lovingly crafted jewelry. She’d rather let each earring and necklace stand on their own, like mini sculptures. Donaldson’s jewelry features a striking collection of geometric Native American motifs. […]
We must admit, First Thursdays are probably one of our favorite times to wander around The Pearl and Downtown. Some store is always hosting a fun shindig where we can sip on a glass of bubbly or wine and run into friends. Somehow an expensive purchase is always made, thanks you alcohol. Because it is […]
These reasons from around the world to unplug and get off your phone. This ridiculously cool technology.. we need it in #PDX stat! This strange support group. We would love to sit in. This trailer for a great HBO show. These guys creating something big in our city.
The Creators – MMXII. Check them out. From the clothing they make to the tunes on their website, we like it all. We sat down with Andrew Wood, one of the guys behind the brand, to learn a bit more. Read on and enjoy. E+E: Tell us more about how The Creators got going. Andrew Woods: […]
If you’ve been walking the streets of downtown Portland, you’ve probably noticed a new boutique just off W. Burnside, nestled between Solestruck and Yo!Vintage, MOJAVE. Part LA cool girl, part PDX hipster and part Southwest cowgirl, the mix of clothing and accessories in Mojave is a new and refreshing look at local fashion. The […]
This Friday, swing by 727 SE Morrison from 6-9 to scoop up a turban by Reif and bag greatness by Seaecho. RSVP to the Facebook event here so you don’t forget!
We love nothing more than when young upstarts come together to collaborate, to partner, to share their talents. And lately, more have been springing up. First came Portland Flea and Black Box. Then came Union Way scooping up Quin candies, Spruce Apothecary, Danner and New York brand Steven Alan. Now, on Aug. 30, we’ve […]
Right around the same time E+E got off the ground, so did another company - Commonwealth Vintage Rentals. They specialize in unique vintage pieces that you can rent for any event. From the beginning, we have been blown away with their simplistically perfect style. We have watched the company grow + been honored to work with […]
When people come from out of town, they always ask where to go shopping. While our list of spots is pretty long, Animal Traffic is always at the top. Tom Erickson, the owner of the growing chain of Animal Traffic stores (see where they their next location is opening here), has collected the best vintage […]