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A Portland Blog on Style, Culture & Fun

January 3, 2017
A Hidden Portland Garden Awaiting Discovery

A Hidden Portland Garden Awaiting Discovery

When people think of “gardens” in Portland they almost always mention the city’s iconic International Rose Test Garden in Washington Park (a.k.a. “The Rose Gardens”), or perhaps the Japanese Garden, which sits just above the Rose Garden area. You might also hear mention of the Lan Su Chinese Garden in NW PDX. All are wonderful […]

November 8, 2016
Eyewear Evolved

Eyewear Evolved

Like so many things continually changing, eyewear has evolved significantly over the last millennia. Ushered in by changes in available technology, necessity of function and the latest fashions, collected here are two great media items that bring life to this point.   This first infographic showcases changes in eyewear since the early Middle Ages. Beginning […]