Billabong is the ultimate shopping destination in Portland. An exceptionally talented and knowledgeable staff will guide you into choosing what suits you best. An enviable collection of casual wear for men includes tees, woven shirts, denim and jackets along with smart suits and sturdy blazers. Women will find a contemporary collection comprising casual wear along with more formal and dressy options of gowns, suits and trousers. Dress to impress, is the motto at Billabong and in this age why would anyone want to be left behind?
Odessa Boutique excels in classy and offbeat garments. The fine fabrics and elegant colors together exude the charm that makes the wearer noticeable in a crowd. Choose from a range of trousers, tops, skirts and blouses at this chic boutique. Apart from these, the store also offers a variety of luxurious jackets and bedding that are made from Indian prints. The prices are a bit expensive but well worth the style and design of the clothes.
For all those who think that the best designs in fashion comes for those who are thin, Fat Fancy serves as an eye-opener. This boutique stores elegant clothing for plus-sized women. The designs range from casual and trendy to vintage and classy, adding charm and grace to the wearer. The staff is helpful and friendly. Pick out a few kaftans, tops, jeans and pieces of jewellery to equip the wardrobe. The boutique is closed on Wednesdays.
Bebe has carved a niche for itself in the world of women's apparels. With its pioneer designs that are comfortable yet trendy, the brand offers clothes that can be worn as everyday casuals as well as on special occasions. Each garment is specifically designed to flatter the female form and bring out the best in a woman. The shoes are also worth killing for its sensual frames that make a bold statement. Ask the agreeable staff to help you out while shopping here.
If you're someone who enjoys collecting trinklets and shiny knick-knacks, then you will love Let It Bead. This store on SW Washington is one place where you will find all sorts of beads, semi-precious stones, ornamental accessories and handcrafted jewelery. Plus, they also organize beading parties for kids and adults alike; where you can learn a thing or two about beading and start a new hobby. Call ahead for inquiries or visit the store on any of the working days.
Are you dreaming of shoes? This sparse and airy shoe boutique offers two floors of shopping. Between the black and white decor and every shoe standing hip and smart on its display rack, you might start to wonder if Portland is a fashion capital after all. If you do not exude the scent of cash, the staff might not spring to your side. This place is not for the squeamish of price tag.
Southwest Park Ave & Southwest Montgomery Street Portland, OR 97201
Summer Saturdays are special in the City of Roses. Not only is the Saturday Market in season, but so is all the beautiful produce that is traded at this farmers market. Spread out in the South Park Blocks near Portland State University, the market features fresh plants, flowers, herbs, breads, cheeses and organic meats. From May through October, the country harvest is brought into the city. Visitors should check out the Oregon History Center while in the area. If you are feeling adventurous, there are many other locations- one for every day of the week.
The Morgan's Alley is located in the heart of downtown. Bellisima Fine Gifts offers handcrafted jewelry, glass and ceramics from Spain, Italy and Oregon, while Oregon Wines on Broadway has an extensive selection of local wines. Leather Plus sells briefcases, backpacks and travel bags. Many services are also offered, including a tailor, shoe repair, salon and spa. When you are finished shopping, stop in at Hunan for some delicious Chinese. Credit card acceptance varies by merchant.
This downtown Portland outdoor store's reputation is growing fast. U.S. Outdoor Store is one of the northwest's most comprehensive suppliers of all outdoor water, land and snow sports gear. Camping gear includes tents, backpacks and more. Don't forget the outdoor apparel! Parkas, snowsuits, and everything else to seize the great outdoors is featured.
Bold designs for bold personalities are a specialty of owner-designer David Margulis. Since 1932, this shop has been offering original pieces, as well as breathtaking estate jewelry from around the globe. With a convenient location this is the next logical stop after Saks to accessorise that gorgeous outfit you just had to have. Just a note: though the doors open at 9a, the jewelry is not on display until 10a and it goes back into the safe at 5p.