Portland Style, Decoded
It's not difficult to picture: the stereotypical Pacific Northwest uniform is one rooted in grunge-worthy flannels and sturdy pieces that can withstand the region's notoriously damp weather. Simply put, if Saint Laurent creative director Hedi Slimane had to pick one U.S. city to outfit (NYC aside, obviously), beautiful river-bordering metropolis Portland would be it.
Crawling with plaid, kitschy prints and all things weatherproof, the Portland dress code represents a more relaxed, beatnik side of life. Click through above to learn which nine key pieces comprise every Portland lady's wardrobe—and to shop versions of each item, too.