Hello. Here are some fun things happening around town. Have fun and spread the word! Also, congratulations to Portland designer, Michelle Lesniak Franklin, for making it through to the tents on Project Runway this season! Maybe PDX will take the gold AGAIN. YAY! ♥


Stop by Rachael’s amazing shop, Demimonde, and use secret passphrase “Hey Honey” to get 10% off your purchases. The store is FULL of beautiful things right now. Demimonde is at 2428 NE Broadway. MORE INFO.

Friday, April 19 and Saturday, April 20, come to a fun collaborative sale in NW Portland! Garnish, Bonnet and Leanna NYC are teaming up for this big sale at 412 NW 11th Ave (Bonnet’s former location). Tons of stuff marked WAY down from all 3 shops. MORE INFO.

This Saturday, April 20, Beam & Anchor is celebrating their 1 year anniversary with a little party! Stop by from 3PM–9PM for live music, a flea market, food, drinks and fun times with good people. MORE INFO. Beam & Anchor is at 2710 N. Interstate.

Lovely shop, Troolie, is closing and having HUGE DISCOUNTS on their wonderful stock of paper goods, office supplies, wrapping, cards and gifts! Troolie is at 5501 NE 30th Ave. MORE INFO.

On Sunday, April 21, the next Portland Flea will be taking place at Union/Pine. Lots of amazing vendors! Located at 525 SE Pine St. MORE INFO.

On Sunday, April 28, from 4–6PM, come to Tilde for the Tie the Knot Tilde wedding event and jewelry trunk show! Treats, wine and lovely things from Sahlia Jewelry Designs, Hilary Alexander, Colin Kippen and By the Bunch Flowers. Tilde is at 7919 SE 13th Ave. MORE INFO.

Next weekend, Friday, April 26 (10AM–6PM), Sat April 27 (10AM–6PM) and Sunday, April 28 (11AM–4PM) Egg Press will be having a HUGE sample sale on their lovely paper goods at Schoolhouse Electric. Schoolhouse Electric is at 2181 NW Nicolai St. MORE INFO.

On Wednesday, May 1, Alder & Co. is having a Grand Re-opening Celebration from 5PM-9PM. They have a bigger space up the street from where they were–it’s AMAZING. Stop by their new shop at 616 SW 12th Ave. MORE INFO.

On Thursday, May 2, Folly will be celebrating their 5th Anniversary Sale with a fun party. Come celebrate with the ladies starting at 6PM! Cocktails, a fun photobooth, tours and discounts! Folly is at 1005 NW 16th Ave. MORE INFO.

The 2nd Thursday of each month, shops and businesses along Mississippi Ave will have a bunch of fun art openings and events! The next two fun evenings will take place May 9 and June 13. MORE INFO.

On Saturday, May 11, the Crafty Wonderland Super Colossal Spring Sale will be taking place from 11AM–6PM at the Oregon Convention Center (Hall D). Free admission! Live cat adoption! Goodie bags to the first 200 shoppers. MORE INFO.

Monday, May 13 thru Thursday, May 16, the Portland Mercury’s Open Season 9th Annual Spring Fashion Show is turning each evening into a fun local fashion soiree at different venues around SE PDX every night. FUN TIMES! See the lineup, the venues and MORE INFO.

On Sundays at Flutter there will now be Tarot Readings from 1–4PM! Bring your burning questions, tough decisions and wildest dreams. Readings start at $12. For more fun, take home a deck! They have several designs. Flutter is at 3948 N Mississippi Ave. MORE INFO.

Wonder Ballroom is one of my favorite Portland music venues and they have so many rad shows coming up! SEE THE CALENDAR.

On Saturday, July 13, get ready for the 12th annual Mississippi Street Fair. MORE INFO.





Images: Photos of Demimonde–a lovely Portland shop at 2428 NE Broadway. 10% off in the shop with secret passphrase “Hey Honey”. Maybe you’ll get some Chihuahua love, too!

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