ISSUE 21  |  Cottages + Color

Shopper’s Diary: Alder & Co. in Portland, Oregon

May 24, 2011 6:22 PM

BY Julie Carlson

Alder & Co., one of our favorite stores in Portland, OR, recently added an online commerce component: on our summer wishlists, the store's kitchen offerings from Japan.

Above: Sailcloth Pot Holders with Rawhide Hangers; $28 each.

Above: Porcelain Butter Dish; contact Alder for information.

Above: Ceramic Cups made in Japan; small is $18 and large is $24.

Above: Cotton Canvas Baguette Bags by Japanese company Tembea; made of waxed canvas; $125.

ISSUE 29  |  Summer Breeze

Shopper’s Diary: Alder & Co. in Portland, Oregon

July 21, 2010 6:00 PM

BY Julie Carlson

The just-opened shop Alder & Co. in Portland, Oregon, carries some of our favorite lines: tea towels from San Francisco–based Studio Patro, handmade mobiles from Portland artist Heather Frazier, notebooks and candles from Astier de Villatte, and summery linens and accessories from Fog Linen. Go to Alder & Co. for more information.

Above: A custom mobile by Heather Frazier of Frazier & Wing hangs over the checkout counter.

Above: Studio Patro just introduced a new line of Graphically Striped Tea Towels; each towel measures 18 by 26 inches; available as a set of four for $82 or individually for $22.

Above: Linen trays from Fog Linen in summery colors.

Above: Notebooks and candles from Astier de Villatte.