1. Rad Retailers: Leeward Northwest Surf & Sea

    By now, you may or may not know about Portland, Oregon’s surf scene. Maybe you’re a local, or you heard about it in passing from an OG Pacific Northwest wave runner or a coastal transient. Or maybe you’ve made the two-hour ride outside the city to brave the moody waters of the Pacific Ocean and scope it out yourself once or twice. But if you haven’t heard about Portland’s surf scene, you’re about to. … Read More

  2. On Our Radar: Make & Mary, the Artisan Side of Cannabis

    What do Oregon, Washington, Colorado, California and Massachusetts all have in common? Marijuana. Finally, the decriminalization and legalization of recreational weed is making its way throughout the U.S. The face of the weed industry is changing and the stigma around it is slowly, but surely becoming obsolete. As weed enters new territories, we’re seeing new and innovative ways to explore both the healing and creative benefits of cannabis. Weed gyms are popping up in San Francisco, and designers are elevating the pot-smoking experience by reimagining smoking paraphernalia for sophisticated smokers. It’s 2016, folks, and cannabis culture is making its way to the mainstream. … Read More

  3. Snow Peak’s Recent Portland Brand Collaborations

    We recently partnered with Portland-based brand Snow Peak for an article in RANGE Magazine Issue Two, and have been keeping an eye on all the awesome Portland brand collaborations they’ve been doing this year like their collection with Nau. Continuing to keep things close to home by working with some of our favorite brands coming out of the Pacific Northwestern city, we wanted to highlight some of the other collaborative goods they’ve been releasing in 2014.

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