Portland’s artisan cool brings more attention

The Guardian newspaper has declared Portland the world center of hipster cool. READ HERE

“But In Other Words is not unusual for Portland, a city of 580,000 in America’s north west. While more conservative communities might blanche at public sex-toy making, in Portland it is a colourful part of life. The city is now the unofficial world capital of a hyper-liberal, artsy and environmentally conscious hipster lifestyle. It is one obsessed with everything organic and locally made. Bikes, trams and buses rule the roads, not cars. Its denizens are heavily tattooed, excessively pierced, and obsessed with local bands. They shop in co-ops and hate corporations.”

 

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