YAY! Here’s my big ol’ list of awesome. So much crazy goodness is going on in our fair Portland now through the weekend and in the weeks to come. It’s another one where it would be good to map out your plan for hitting a bunch of different events each day. Lots of sips, treats and, of course, twirling around in the most wonderful community in the world. Have all the fun, friends! xo Jen ♥


♥ There are LOTS of promo codes for wonderful PDX designers + shops in my SPRING FAVES!

Friday, April 22. 4PM to 8PM. YAY! It’s Woonwinkel’s 5 Year Anniversary Party and store makeover! Come help the ladies celebrate with drinks, treats and giveaways. It’s also Design Week Portland’s SW Open House Night, so even more reason to head over to one of my favorite shops in town! Woonwinkel is located at 935 SW Washington. MORE INFO.

Friday, April 22 thru Sunday, April 24. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, FRANCES MAY! This local lovely is turning 8 and they are celebrating with 25% off in-store and online — no exclusions! Portland peeps can shop online and select “In-store Pick Up” to shop from home and pick up later. Enter promo code: 8ISGREAT (swim, jewels and intimates are all final sale). Frances May is located at 1003 SW Washington St.

Design Week Portland is running now through Saturday, April 23! SO MUCH GOING ON!!! Check out all the DWP events and deets right HERE.

Now thru April 24. If you are planning some hot weather sewing projects (I recommend my local friends at Colette Patterns — they make lovely sewing patterns!), Mill End is having a 25% off sale on cotton gauze and voile now through this Sunday. Also, the Sunbrella and outdoor fabric is 25% off thru May 8. Mill End is located at 9701 SE McLoughlin Blvd.

Saturday, April 23. 12PM to 5PM. Come to the fun Sample Sale with Brookes Boswell, Uni Jewelry, Wood & Faulk, BLTN Jewelry, Sara Barner, REIFhaus, Notary Ceramics, Ara Handbags, North Buffalo, Object, Oru, and Softbulletin Vintage! Grab some amazing deals and hang out with some very lovely local peeps. You’ll also get to check out Brookes Boswell’s new storefront a little while before it opens! The sale is located at 729 SE Morrison St. MORE INFO.

Saturday, April 23. 10AM to 4PM. Come by the fun Warehouse Sale with Nell & Mary, Make It Good, Pigeon Toe Ceramics, Altar PDX, and North of West! Get up to 90% off shopping seconds, fabric, samples, overstock and more. The sale is located at the Nell & Mary/Make It Good warehouse at 1420 SE Water Ave. MORE INFO.

Saturday, April 23 and Sunday April 24. 10AM to 6PM each day at all 3 shops. Stop by the wonderful Collage 12 Anniversary Celebration! There will be discounts, prizes, giveaways and a great coloring contest. Collage has three locations: Collage Alberta 1639 NE Alberta St., Collage Sellwood 7907 SE 13th Ave, and Collage Richmond 3701 SE Division St. MORE INFO.

Sunday, April 24. 11AM to 4PM. Come to FLEA + FOOD! Portland FLEA is finding a permanent home on the last Sunday of every month in the Rejuvenation and Jacobsen Salt parking lots at the intersection of SE 6th Ave & SE Salmon St.. This big monthly event will include beloved merchants from Sunday Emporium and vintage vendors from Portland FLEA AND there will be a food cart pod curated by the folks at Jacobsen Salt Co. — and it will be huge! Come hang out with lots of wonderful local folks. Rejuvenation is located at MORE INFO.

MOVIE TIMES: April 24 @ 2PM. April 30 @ 2PM. May 1 @ 2PM. Get a ticket to a fun performance of the Sing-a-Long Sound of Music at Cinema 21! Yodel to your heart’s content to this epic musical. If you’re into dressing up for film events — doll yourself up and you might win the costume contest! The real Von Trapps will be joining the fun at SING-A-LONG SOUND OF MUSIC on the dates above. Sofia, Melanie, Amanda, and August are the actual great-grandchildren of the family depicted in the musical, and they will be singing along with the audience and the emcee. PLUS, you’ll get a chance at a Q & A to ask questions about the real family. Cinema 21 is located at 616 NW 21st Ave. MORE INFO.



Saturday, April 30. 7PM to 10PM. Come to The Wild Unknown Animal Spirit Launch Party at The Cleaners at Ace Hotel Portland. There will be Kim Krans’ new Animal Spirit tarot decks and guidebooks as well as limited edition prints of the new artwork. Plus, card readers roaming around the party! FUN!! The Cleaners is located at 403 SW 10th Ave. MORE INFO.

Sunday, May 1. 11AM to 6PM. Come out for the fun at the Sundaze Collective Pop Up! The first Sunday of each month, a wonderful group of Portland designers and shop owners gets together at Ace Hotel Portland’s The Cleaners space for a wonderful group sale of new and vintage clothing, jewelry, housewares, ceramics, apothecary, accessories and more. May 1 participants: Seven Sisters, Mazama, Yo Vintage!, Machete, Seaworthy, Johan, Vintalier, The Granite, Lauren Winter, Topaz, Alexa Stark, Fiore Floral Design, Little Feral, Olderbrother, and Michael Green. The Cleaners is located at 403 SW 10th Ave. MORE INFO + @sundazecollective on INSTAGRAM.

Friday, May 13. 6PM to 8PM. YAY! It’s the Food with Friends Cookbook Celebration Party with sweet author Leela Cyd at Schoolhouse Electric. Meet the author, get a signed copy of Foods with Friends while enjoying yummy food and drinks from Portland’s Kachka. Plus, you can make and take home your own custom tea blend and get 15% off Schoolhouse Electric goods. Schoolhouse Electric is located at 2181 NW Nicolai St. Limited spaces available! $25 RSVP by May 11 + Reserve Your Spot.

Saturday, May 21 and Sunday, May 22. 12PM to 5PM. AMAZING SHOES ALERT! Shuffle your feet down to Beam & Anchor for the fun Sabah Shoes Pop-Up Shop! There will be comfy, beautiful Sabahs, live bluegrass, treats and good wine. Beam & Anchor is located at 2710 N. Interstate Ave. MORE INFO.

I HEART PDX SUBMISSIONS: If you’d like to submit events, shop openings or local places you love for I HEART PDX consideration, make sure to email me with advanced notice and include all the details: dates, times, social info, and links to: jen at honeykennedy dot com with “Event Submission” in the subject line. Or email through my Contact Page! Individual PDX Event post features are also available.



PHOTOS: Cute Frances May birthday lookbook pics. FM sale event info is in a listing above! Photography: Chris Hornbecker Models: Asa, Kaylen, Ranga, Adelaide, Kayla, Haley Ann Robinson Hair + Makeup: Lena Walsh FM Team: Pam, Rhys, Tess, Caitlin, Rachel

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