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Pizzicato Has Opened in the Pearl District’s Swankiest New Condo Tower

Pizzicato Has Opened in the Pearl District’s Swankiest New Condo Tower

A beloved source of creatively topped pizzas since 1989, the esteemed Portland mini-chain Pizzicato (1265 NW 10th Ave., 503-226-1007) opened a handsome, contemporary outpost late last year in the stunning new Cosmopolitan on the Park. The building is also home to Tea Bar and the greatly anticipated modern Spanish restaurant, Can Font. Glamorous though the

City Home Opens Second Location in the Pearl District

Eclectic vintage wonderland design showroom now open to the public City Home (825 NW Davis St, 503-888-8717) has opened the doors to an eclectic home furnishings wonderland in Portland’s interior design hotbed, the Pearl District. It’s the second City Home location opened by owner Kim Pelett, who has over 30 years of experience selling vintage

2016 Pearl District Business Awards Luncheon

This past September, the Pearl District Business Association (PDBA) opened nominations for its second annual Pearl District Business Awards to recognize individuals and businesses that are making a difference within Portland’s flourishing Pearl District. The award winners were then honored at a luncheon on Monday, November 14th at the Benson Hotel. Click here for complete

Pearl Pix – Fall 2016

FIRST THURSDAY (August 4) Food, drink, art, music, and street performers on 13th Avenue – featured above and below. Happy Birthday, BAR METHOD! (Aug. 20–21) The popular Portland workout studio celebrates its 15th year – below First Thursday  (Sept. 1) J. Pepin Art Gallery, Elizabeth Lofts Gallery and Upfor Gallery – below FASHIONXT (October 5–8) Fall styles

Welcome to the Winter 2016 Issue!

I felt honored when The Pearl’s art director, Jessica Huang, asked if my Italian greyhound Caesar would model the very cozy winter coat from LexiDog in our annual gift guide. It’s our most extensive guide yet, featuring items from more than two dozen retailers. We’ve included treasures of all sizes, styles, and prices, from edible

Building Blocks

CCC Ramps up Efforts to Create Affordable Housing Portland is booming, and becoming increasingly popular with all walks of life—folks are moving here from all over country. And in so many ways, this is great news. But the city’s spiraling growth is also making it harder for people who, for a variety of reasons, lack

Pearl Pix – Cider Summit

Artisanal ciders are all the rage in the Northwest these days, and legions of the beverage’s ardent devotees came out June 17–18 to Fields Park to attend this rousing celebration featuring ciders from some 150 of the top producers in the world. Proceeds help benefit several local charities.

A Helping Hand With Jump-Starting Your Business Idea

Veteran business strategy coach Lauri Hand, of Coaching by Hand (503-477-5958), loves nothing more than to see entrepreneurs flourish. And her company offers a slew of personalized resources to help her clients advance their business ideas and realize their dreams. Coaching by Hand is a one-woman operation, and indeed, Hand greatly enjoys working with like-minded

The Pearl Brews-up a Tasty Block Party

Thousands of people came out in the 100 degree heat to cool-off with some cold pints, and celebrate the amazing beer culture in the Pearl. Four Pearl District breweries, BridgePort, 10 Barrel, Fat Head’s and Deschutes served-up delicious locally-crafted pints at last weekend’s Pints in the Pearl event. The limited edition beers (listed at BrewPublic) that

Cider Summit PDX Returns to the Pearl!

Nearly 200 Ciders Expected along with Mead and Cider Cocktails On June 17th  and 18th, The Fields Neighborhood Park in the Pearl will be transformed into a cider lover’s paradise, with nearly 200 ciders available, and for the first time at the event a selection of meads and cider cocktails will also be served. Among

Mabel & Zora Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

Live Fashion Installation and Shopping Event Kickoff Anniversary Celebration Local women’s clothing store, Mabel & Zora ( 748 NW 11th Ave, Portland, OR) celebrates 10 years this spring with the exclusive premier of the Tiffany Bean Summer collection in their beautiful, newly remodeled shop. Offering an international variety of carefully curated designer lines, Mabel &

Pints in the Pearl

Inaugural Pints in the Pearl, a celebration of craft breweries atrom Portland’s Pearl District is coming June 4th Portland has a new beer festival for the calendar. The Pearl District Business Association (PDBA) has announced the debut of Pints in the Pearl, a one-day craft beer festival that will showcase some of the best beers Pearl District breweries have to offer.


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