Friday!

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Happy Friday, friends! I’ve been enjoying time this week with my good friend, Jenna, while she’s visiting me from Brooklyn. We’ve gone to the ocean, picked fruit and flowers, talked for hours, and I’m looking forward to taking her to more shops around town. I’m also looking forward to doing some cooking! Well, light cooking, mostly making salads and ice cream (we have this simple ice cream maker and it’s great!) since it’s supposed to be 100 degrees this weekend. Have a fun one! See you next week. ♥ xo Jen

➔ SOME VERY LOVELY LINKS…

♥ This cute polka dot dress will also work in fall/winter with tights, booties, and Dark Wave!

♥ A pretty polka dot dress lovely for parties or for office with a jacket. (25% off: REFRESH)

♥ This utility day dress seems like a great casual closet staple for running around town.

♥ LOVE LOVE LOVE this linen jumpsuit! (35% off, too!)

♥ So cuckoo for this perfect polka dot top! Sweet, but not too sweet.

♥ Another very dreamy silk polka dot top. Good dressed up or down.

♥ These linen pineapple shorts are so sweet. And they are on sale! (27% off)

♥ Finally, all these beautiful shoes are back in stock. SO GOOD.

♥ These blue suede shoes are a strange shape, but I’m into it.

♥ I love the shape and details of this crossbody bag. Outer sunglasses loop!

♥ I use my black and gold one every day! I want about 3 more colors.

♥ I love this beautiful wallet/clutch. That brass bar bit is so nice! (58% off!)

♥ I’m thinking a cuff stack with Canyon, Claw, and Wave would be beautiful!!

♥ These serpent earrings are stunning — something to wear daily.

♥ A nice way to put your hair up for casual days and more dressed up occasions.

♥ So perfect! A beautiful way to display your necklaces artfully in your room.

♥ I still want all of these — it’s hard to choose! Faves are this one and this one.

♥ This dreamy little planter pot is a good one for plant lovers!

♥ Find your animal spirit guides and daily dose of direction.

♥ I was just wishing I had this perfect lamp for the bedside stool in our guest room.

♥ These cookies my friends make are so good. Nice to send to loved ones, too!

IMAGE: Lisa Fonssagrives by Richard Rutledge for Vogue, April 1952.

Shop Visit: Tilde

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Portland boutique and gallery, Tilde, has an aesthetic that is decidedly unique, fresh, and modern. Specializing in local and domestically produced products, Tilde carries a large selection of jewelry, handbags, home goods, art, stationery, air plants, ceramics, and apothecary boasting high quality craftsmanship, pops of color, and clean lines. Located in the heart of Sellwood, a charming South Portland neighborhood known for walkability, great shopping and dining. Tilde is a long-standing favorite destination and shop owner, Debbe Hamada, is known in the community for bringing in wonderful things from small makers.

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The large, modern space utilizes beautiful mid-century furniture as backdrop for a wonderful selection of goods. You’ll find lots of jewelry, including pieces from Portland favorites Demimonde, Betsy & Iya, and Kiersten Crowley. I also recommend checking out the beautiful French barrettes, scarves, and other sweet accessories. There are art prints from a bunch of very talented artists, including: Julianna Swaney, Archie’s Press, Mai Autumn, Animal Sleep Stories, Archie, and Michelle Maule. Debbe stock a variety of handbags from the likes of Irish designer and cult favorite Orla Kiely, the well-made vegan leather line from Matt & Nat, and several others. There is also a huge selection of delightful stationery, candles, soaps, and more apothecary goods from lovely natural lines, and so, so much more!

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During my visit I was delighted to overhear a mother mention — after stopping in with her small son — that it was their Saturday morning ritual to make a visit after breakfast to look at his favorite items in the shop. In fact, the shop was quite busy despite the early hour and coinciding gorgeous weather. Inviting seating and the lovely staff make it easy to want to get lost while hanging out and admiring all the pretty. Whether you’re looking for the perfect gift for a loved one or a special way to brighten your own day, Tilde always has lots of of great options from independent makers.

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Make sure to stop by for the big TILDE SUMMER SALE on Saturday, August 27, to get 15% off EVERYTHING in the shop!! It’s the annual end-of-summer sale that lasts all day, in the brick and mortar shop and online as well. Many of the neighborhood shops will be offering sales and discounts this day, it’s a great day to visit Sellwood. Online shoppers can enter SUMMERSALE for the 15% discount at checkout.

Tilde is located at 7919 SE 13th Avenue in Portland, Oregon. Shop hours are 10AM to 6PM Monday through Saturday and 12PM to 5PM on Sunday. You’ll find a larger selection in the Sellwood shop, but you can also shop online anytime! Follow Tilde on Facebook and @tildeshop on Instagram to keep up on new arrivals and events.

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Shop Visit is a Honey Kennedy series about shops and studios found in Portland and beyond. This post is by Honey Kennedy contributor Allison Burt-Tilden. Stop by her lovely blog Votre Grande Soeur

Lovely Things #1

I have a backlog of beautiful things to share, so I am going to start posting these Lovely Things roundups to try to get all the wonderful finds out there in a semi-cohesive way. Here are 20 of them now — more coming soon! xo Jen P.S. The photos are clickable too. ♥

I love this Mondrian-esque slip dress — I just wish it came in silk or rayon.
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This dress is from Mr. Larkin SS2014, so it isn’t available anymore, but DAMN. That amazing print — and the entire collection — was inspired by artist Niele Toroni.
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This tulip-colored open-back dress is so dreamy. Also, it’s on sale! (20% off code: META20)
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This whole look with the Tassel Sandals, swimsuit and earrings is beautiful.
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These Nude Platform Wedge shoes would look so cute with midi summer dresses and cute 60s-style short shifts. I also love them with these pants!
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Many, many moons! I love the new silver Seaworthy Monde Bracelet.
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The Linear Orb Earrings are my current favorites from T’s new collection.
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These pretty watercolor duffle bags are made from antique Turkish rugs! (30% off code: SUMMERJAMS)
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I’d like a pair of Elizabeth Suzann’s new shoes in every color, please.
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Aaaaah! Beklina has such amazing stuff — I love this large, round carryall shoulder bag.
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I’m crazy about these Wireless Porcelain + Rose Gold Headphones. (20% off: AHAGIFT)
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I just refound this pic I saved from a spring pajama edit — makes me want to get some swankier pjs for sure.
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I love all the beautiful new pressed eyeshadow colors from Alima Pure! My faves: Icon, Luxe, and Volt. I’m happy that the eyeshadow compacts are refillable too!
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All the pretty French hair things, please. My favorites are this XL Silver Circle Hair Clip and I also love the little XS Rose Gold Circle.
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YES. This French Market Backpack is beautiful! I also love this bag and this bag.
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Such a pretty thing! Annie is making these sweet Halo Leather Clutches now — with or without wrist straps.
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This Ottoo fragrance is beautiful (basil, pepper, cardamom, carnation, cocoa, lavender, pink pepper and amber) and I also love Lumina. All Suzinn’s natural scents are a dream. Made here in Portland!
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Really into this Half Moon Cross-Body Bag with the tassel zip. That oxblood color is stunning! It seems like the perfect size to have when traveling. (30% off code: SUMMERJAMS)
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Kate’s new line of iPhone cases is so cute! This Painted Black Case and White and Gold Squares are my faves and they comes with a handy mirror that doubles as a power bank.
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LOVE THIS SHIRT. There are so many beautiful new shirts from Tradlands right now. ♥
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Friday!

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HAPPY FRIDAY, friends! I’m hoping to do some vintage shopping and some major stuff purging (which I should probably flip the order of doing! Hahaha!). I’m also going through our basement and garage to put together more stuff to purge via a summer yard sale. I’ll never be a minimalist, but I do like getting rid of things that aren’t being used and could be in a new home. It’s kind of fun once you get in the zone! Have a wonderful weekend. xo Jen

➔ SOME VERY LOVELY LINKS…

♥ Come enter my RAD TIRO TIRO GIVEAWAY!

♥ I really need this linen dress in both navy and black.

♥ Love this linen candy-stripe dress! (30% off: SHOPEXTRA)

♥ Still loving this cool black and white linen dress so much.

♥ Such a cute (and inexpensive) little gingham dress.

♥ I LOVE this linen top so freaking much — it’s a 2-3x a week-er.

♥ YES. This marled knit button-back tank is super cute. Beautiful color!

♥ Such a perfect, simple summer nightgown!

♥ Ooooh! The new Sonoran Collection — I love this one and this one most of all!

♥ These soft hex slide sandals are an amazing deal. (extra 50% off: finalmente)

♥ These silver sandals are pretty dazzling and a good deal.

♥ These rad woven bags are like the tassel market tote version of those pom pom baskets.

♥ Love love love this handy striped summer market bag.

♥ Aaaannnd… this eco-friendly woven tote beach bag.

♥ I’m buying these amazing earrings today. (20% off: NEWNEWNEW)

♥ I think this cuff + this cuff worn together equals totally amazing, modern Wonder Woman.

♥ This hammered silver half moon is perfect for summer nights.

♥ I still think about this amazing steel prism chiminea for fun backyard lounging.

♥ These lovely roll-on scents are summery and sultry.

➔ A SWEET DEAL

♥ Get 20% off all the pretty Tiro Tiro jewels with code NEWNEWNEW thru 6/15.

♥ Get an extra 50% off final sale items at Beklina with code: finalmente

♥ So many cute shoes on sale at Imelda’s right now!

♥ Get 25% off orders of $100+ at Zady with code: knowyoursource.

➔ I HEART PDX

Now thru Sunday, June 12. 11AM to 6PM daily. Stop by Stars Antiques for the STARS 26TH BIRTHDAY SALE! LOTS of amazing deals on vintage goodness from hundreds of dealers for four days of shopping fun. Stars Antiques has 3 locations all on the same block. STARS ANTIQUES: 7027 SE Milwaukie Ave, STARS & SPLENDID ANTIQUES: 7030 SE Milwaukie Ave and STARS TOO: 7011 SE Milwaukie Ave. MORE INFO.

Saturday, June 11. 11AM to 5PM. Say, what? I’m so excited to announce that beloved NY shop In God We Trust will be opening a Portland location soon! The store isn’t open for business yet, but owner Shana Tabor is going to be hosting a fun In God We Trust Trunk Sale with other lovelies BLTN Jewelry, Sara Barner, Miko Miko, and Noel Hennessy of Little Garage Shop. So fun! IGWT is located at 3714 N. Williams Ave. (the house next to Tasty & Sons!). Welcome to Portland, IGWT!

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PHOTOS: By Louise Dahl-Wolfe

I HEART PDX

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HAPPY FRIDAY! Here is my big list of Portland fun happening now and for weeks to come. Spread the word — these folks are amazing. Stay cool this weekend! xo Jen

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PACIFIC NW FARM SHARE TIME. If you are in Portland up to Seattle and looking for a farm share — Helsing Junction Farm is my favorite. So many delicious options and amazing people! It’s farm share HEAVEN. MORE INFO.

Friday, June 3 from 4PM to 7PM and Saturday, June 4 from 12PM to 3PM. Join Alder & Co. for their trunk show with Gabriela and Tere Artigas! Shop the collection while sipping some bubbly. Alder & Co. is located at 616 SW 12th Ave. MORE INFO.

Friday, June 3. 7PM to 8:30PM. Come to Haunt for the MONOM Fashion Installation! See the new Spring/Summer 2016 looks in muted tones made in linen, silk, hemp and cotton. There will be live models, discounts, light refreshments, and very good company. Haunt is located at 811 E. Burnside. MORE INFO.

Friday, June 3. 7PM to 8:30PM. Pop by Oko for a fun plant sale with Espe Floral! There will carnivorous plants, stag ferns, orchids, and more. Plus, everything at Oko will be on sale for the evening. Oko is located at 811 E. Burnside. MORE INFO.

Friday, June 3. 6PM to 9PM. Stop by Beam & Anchor for an art opening with paintings by Nate Ethington. There will be wine, snacks and a ukulele performance by Beam & Anchor staffer Mia. Beam & Anchor is located at 2710 N. Interstate Ave. MORE INFO.

Saturday, June 4. 2PM to 8PM. Get over to the Gem Gem Grand Opening Party! Allison and Heidi will be stocking mountains of glorious jewels from Honeyfox, Allison Bartline Jewelry, Goldengrove, Cobra Cult, Army Of Rokosz Jewelry, Mary Gallagher, The Small Beast, Maiden Voyage Jewelry, and lots more. Come celebrate with the ladies and get aura photos by Radiant Human. Gem Gem is located at 2324 SE Belmont. MORE INFO.

Saturday, June 4. 11AM to 6PM. It’s back! Crafty Wonderland is taking over the Convention Center with over 200 vendors. There will be crafty shopping, DIY stations, kitty adoptions, goodie bags to the first 200 people, and a whole lot more. FREE. ALL AGES. Oregon Convention Center is located at 777 NE MLK Jr. MORE INFO.

Sunday, June 5. 11AM to 4PM. Come to the fun Pop-Up Shop with Future Craft and Tea Bar! There will be bags, ceramics, jewelry, clothing, and accessories from featured designers: Pine & Boon, Oru, We Are Stories, and Cathy Terepocki. It will be blazing hot, so make sure to grab something cold at Tea Bar — I’m addicted to the Lavender Matcha Shake. Go to 4330 SE Division St. MORE INFO.

Sunday, June 5. 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, letterpress, apothecary, accessories and more. The super awesome 16 June 5th participants: BLTN Jewelry, Olderbrother, Ashley Hardy Ceramics, Minoux Jewelry, Kate Towers, Nahanni Arntzen, Work/Shop, Maak Lab, BOET, REIFhaus, Continuall Vintage, Hank by Henry, MONOM, Alexa Stark, Taiga Press, and Yo Vintage!. The Cleaners is located at 403 SW 10th Ave. MORE INFO + @sundazecollective on INSTAGRAM.

Sunday, June 5. 3:30PM to 5PM. Show up through June 30. Stop by Tilde for Woodmapping by Don Lee — an art opening featuring Don’s newest wood maps. There will be new shapes and sizes, maps of Oregon and around the world. Tilde is located at 7919 SE 13th Ave. MORE INFO.

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Thursday, June 9 thru Sunday, June 12. 11AM to 6PM daily. Stop by Stars Antiques for the STARS 26TH BIRTHDAY SALE! LOTS of amazing deals on vintage goodness from hundreds of dealers for four days of shopping fun. Stars Antiques has 3 locations all on the same block. STARS ANTIQUES: 7027 SE Milwaukie Ave, STARS & SPLENDID ANTIQUES: 7030 SE Milwaukie Ave and STARS TOO: 7011 SE Milwaukie Ave. MORE INFO.

Thursday, June 9. 5PM to 8PM. Stop by the Night & Day collaborative event with Wildwood & Company and Jane’s Vanity. There will be exquisite men’s loungewear (glorious men’s pajamas, robes, boxers & tees) from Derek Rose and Morpho + Luna, as well as all things dapper in Wildwood & Company’s gorgeous space. Sip manhattans, bubbly and beer while shopping beautiful garments, accessories, and handcrafted goods. Great for Father’s Day shopping or getting some wedding night attire. There will be male models to show the designs, too! Wildwood & Company is located at 529 SW 3rd Ave. MORE INFO.

Thursday, June 9. 6PM to 8PM. Mazama Wares is having their Drinking Buddies: A Cocktail Creation Workshop with the negroni week edition! Sign up to make 2 craft cocktails and a beautiful limited edition Mazama Wares Negroni Glass. $50. Mazama is located at 216 N. Tillamook St. RSVP to matt.h.mount@gmail.com MORE INFO.

Saturday, June 11. 11AM to 5PM. Say, what? I’m so excited to announce that beloved NY shop In God We Trust will be opening a Portland location soon! The store isn’t open for business yet, but owner Shana Tabor is going to be hosting a fun In God We Trust Trunk Sale with other lovelies BLTN Jewelry, Sara Barner, Miko Miko, and Noel Hennessy of Little Garage Shop. So fun! IGWT is located at 3714 N. Williams Ave. (the house next to Tasty & Sons!). Welcome to Portland, IGWT!

Saturday, June 11. 6PM to 8PM. Get your RSVP in for the Filson Grand Reopening Party! They’ve completely redesigned the shop in The Pearl and are celebrating with drinks, treats and a performance by Lost Lander. Filson is located at 526 NW 13th Ave. RSVP HERE.

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.

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PHOTOS: 1. & 2. Oru and Pine & Boon are both popping up this Sunday next to Tea Bar on Division — details in listing above. 3. REIFhaus will be at Sundaze Collective this Sunday at The Cleaners — event details all above.