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Portland Monthly Presents

State of the Game

Voters may have trounced the state's first nontribal casino. Lottery revenues may be down. But history shows that Oregonians' yen for games of chance is destined to grow.

  • By Meghan Hilliard, Veronica Martin, and Martin Patail
  • Published 12/21/2010
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Corner Shop

Powder Room

Atmosphere snowboarding apparel, Chris Prosser's clothing company, is making a move to women's style this year.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 02/03/2010
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Eco-Erotica

Love yourself the Portland way: by going green with sustainable sex toys.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 01/19/2010
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Cornershop

Roll Models

Local boutique Mickle & Mod gives a whole new meaning to the term "street fashion."

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 12/11/2009

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PDX Index: Sin

Largest lottery jackpot? Old Town prostitution numbers from 1911? Origin of Portland's first strip club? Index has you covered.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 12/10/2009
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Portland Fashion

Designs of the Times

Thursday show pulls out the stops

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 10/12/2009
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FEATURE

Light A Fire 2009

Here are the winners of this year's Light a Fire awards. Winners range from a program that teaches chess to underprivileged children to one that provides new and gently used prom dresses to students that may not be able to afford their own.

  • By Kasey Cordell, Meghan Hilliard, Elizabeth Buelow, and Kelly O'Brien
  • Published 10/09/2009
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Cornershop

Common Threads

Pamela Baker-Miller partners with her grandmother Connie Codding to open her SW Portland boutique, Frances May.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 10/09/2009
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Swashbuckling Style

Portland Pirate Festival

Walk the runway—or the plank?

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 09/23/2009
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Local Style

Make It Work

Five designers put their best looks forward

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 09/11/2009
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Patterned Behavior

Portland Fashion Week judges named eventual _Project Runway_ winner Leanne Marshall their top emerging designer in 2006. We take a look at the top five finalists for the award this year.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 09/10/2009

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PDX Index: Fountains

_Portland Monthly_ takes a look at local fountains.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 09/10/2009
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Aspiring Designers

Fashion Forward

Ten local designers focus on Fashion Week

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 09/01/2009
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