Archive for the ‘Portland Love’ Category

Vintage Shopping in the Old Port

January 3rd, 2014 by BESWOON

Portland is known for it’s quirky and offbeat style. For most people who live “on peninsula” or in the downtown Portland area, the idea of going to the mall to shop for clothes, homegoods and even daily necessities is just too much work. We shop on our lunch breaks or while wandering the snowy streets […]

Upscale Shopping: Portland’s Old Port Boutiques

December 20th, 2013 by BESWOON

The cobblestone streets of Portland’s Old Port District are lined with boutiques, each offering a unique style and a variety of price points.  While there are many local shops where we would like to spend our time (and our paychecks), there are a few that stand out among the rest. Bliss Boutique | 58 Exchange […]

Portland Love: Rehearsal Dinner Spots We Love

December 4th, 2013 by BESWOON

Greater Portland has so many amazing restaurants and event spaces, an engaged couple might have trouble determining where to hold their rehearsal dinner. Lucky for you, we’ve done some digging and have narrowed it down to three spots within 5 miles of Portland that would be perfect for just this occasion. 1. Grace Restaurant Lounge, Mezzanine […]

Maine is quickly gaining attention as the mecca for small batch custom creations. We’ve long been a center for craft microbreweries, high-end chocolatiers, and more recently, craft coffee roasters. While you’re here in Portland, find time to visit this gorgeous coffee roaster. You’ll meet local artists, entrepreneurs and fisherman alike.  If you need a quick […]