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Steampunk tea room opens in Beaverton

Afternoons are meant for tea, but once you've stepped into the new Clockwork Rose Tea Emporium in downtown Beaverton, you'll be yearning for a cuppa most any time. Owner Maggie Nolder got a taste for tea shops while on a two-week tour of Ireland with husband Harold. After the first sip in a particularly charming Victorian tea room, Maggie wanted to explore tea shops at every stop. "I was like...

Etsy entrepreneurs exclusively ReStore DIYers

Jennifer Hill owes her success to ingenuity, imagination...and shopping at The ReStore. Like many Etsy entrepreneurs, Jenn and partner Jenny Tiffany first began their venture by making tile coasters for friends and family. "They were really popular, so we started distributing to local gift shops," Jenn recalls.  That was in 2002. In 2006-within the first year of Etsy.com's launch-Robot...

How a $2 chair launches local business

A $2 ReStore chair was really the start of it all.  When Sally and Andy Pella bought the $2 chair from The ReStore for their daughter's dorm room, they sanded, painted and reupholstered the piece, then shared photos on Facebook. Friends said it was beautiful enough to sell, and that's how Red Door Reclaimed was launched.! Now, only one year later, shows are calling Sally...

BACK TO SCHOOL SALE AUGUST 26-27

If you love, love, love old-school chairs, desks, project tables, you're gonna love the BACK TO SCHOOL SALE at ReStores in Portland, Beaverton and Vancouver going on Friday, August 26, and Saturday, August 27. All three locations will have awesome vintage desks and dunce stools, too, while supplies last. It's a great time to redesign your personal study space, craft room, or man cave just the way...

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