Our Favorite Local Shops

image courtesy Monochromatic Portland has a wealth of small, creative businesses--this definitely isn't your average "big box store" kinda of city.  We love that the diversity in our shopping areas is just one thing that keeps our town interesting. During tough times, however, it's extra fragile. Most small retailers operate at...

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Spring Plant Care

Erin Harding, photo courtesy Cleverbloom Last month we had the pleasure of welcoming plant guru Erin Harding of @cleverbloom into our shop for a demo on How to Wake Up Your Plants for Spring. I knew there was something I was supposed to be doing for my plants every spring...

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Who Run the West End?

Four women-owned West End shops are teaming up to bring you a celebration of International Women's Day with FREE TATTOOS, fundraisers, pop up shops and more. Look for events in our neighborhood EVERY MONTH of 2020.   At Woonwinkel, wrap yourself in woman power with the Courageous Woman Throw blanket, designed by Dittohouse. In...

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Valentine's Day Your Way

Four West End shops are teaming up to bring you Valentine's Day YOUR Way, a weekend of events meant to help celebrate love however your little lovin' heart wants to! Look for events in our neighborhood EVERY MONTH of 2020.   At Woonwinkel, you can learn how to show the REAL loves of your life...

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How To Wake Up Your Plants For Spring

This Valentine's Day show the REAL loves of your life a little extra TLC. Learn how to wake up your plants for springtime with Erin Harding of @cleverbloom, co-author of How To Raise A Plant and Make It Love You Back. Short demos on the hour at 11, 12, 1 and...

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