Archive for the ‘FM Guide’ Category

TBA SEASON

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON September 11th, 2013
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Hey guys, PICA’s Time Based Art Festival starts tomorrow! Here are a few of the shows we are particularly excited about. Make sure to check out the TBA website to read about all the other great performances you shouldn’t miss. –Julie Ruin tomorrow at the opening night party- a band started by Katheen Hanna of […]

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WILDCRAFT STUDIO SCHOOL

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON September 10th, 2013
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            An hour and a half from Portland is a place where farming meets art. Where craft meets design. Where adults can go to roll in the grass and make tie-dyed silk scarves with the dye they just made from the grass on which they just rolled. This place is […]

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OBJECT OBSESSION

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON March 20th, 2013
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Portland is currently losing its mind over objects and things. There is good reason for this- there are a lot of perfect things in Portland. A beautiful, well designed object can transform a desk, a windowsill, a room. We are still throwing most of our money into our closet-pits, but if you’re feeling domestic…   […]

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FM GUIDE: GOOD WINE FROM THE GROCERY STORE

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON February 25th, 2013
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It’s easy to walk into a grocery store and become overwhelmed by choices. You were invited to a dinner party and want to bring something along. You don’t want to look like an ass and hand over something terrible, but you also don’t have $50 to drop on a bottle of wine for your drunk […]

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FM GUIDE: THRIFTING (DIRTY VERSION)

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON February 21st, 2013
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  I will say a few words about dirty thrifting. You really need to be in the right head space for it. Don’t go when you are hungry or in a rush. Have something specific in mind when you start, like “A WOODEN BOWL”. Get competitive with those around you.   RED WHITE AND BLUE: […]

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FM BEAUTY SECRETS

Posted BY JENNY JAMES ON February 01st, 2013
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Everyone seems to have a product that they consider to be their own secret weapon. Some are invisible (perfumes, lotions), some are neon OPEN signs (lipstick) and some create tiny works of art (nail polish). Here are a few of our favorite weapons from around town. PAM’S FAVORITES: Tata Harper hydrating floral essence spray. This […]

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