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Village Style.04

Summer’s best style, dining, and parties are here. Join Bridgeport Village as we get ready to welcome the new summer season.

photo by Leslie Montgomery

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E D I T O R : MAX RADI

CONTRIBUTORS: STEPHANIE LANDIS, LONDON CLARK, ZAC DEPAULI


Crate&Barrel Crate&Barrel IS LOCATED across from borders

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rate&Barrel first opened its doors in 1962 as a family business. The first store was an old elevator factory on Wells St. in Chicago, IL. Because all the start up money had gone into inventory, they used the crates and barrels from the first shipments as store fixturing. “Crate and Barrel” wasn’t just a clever name, it was a name based on necessity. Speaking of necessity, the only thing forgotten on opening day was, believe it or not, a cash register. It’s an understatement to say that a lot has changed between those early days and now. While they still consider themselves to be local shopkeepers, they’re now


operating shops at over 100 stores coast to coast domestically and internationally. Crate&Barrel home stores have won architectural awards for their design and their light filled atriums create an inspiring setting for not only their popular Housewares items such as dinnerware, glassware and kitchenware but for their extensive Furniture Collection which was introduced more than 25 years ago. Crate&Barrel opened their homestore at Bridgeport Village in 2004 to a fantastic local customer who had been eagerly awaiting its arrival. They are proud to be the only store in Oregon and love being part of the local Portland community. Many of their associates have been here since the opening and are pleased to have the opportunity to assist their friends and neighbors in the Tigard store. They are experts at helping customers create and accessorize beautiful outdoor living spaces for the upcoming summer!


DINE OUT: California Pizza Kitchen CPK IS LOCATED next to REgal Cinemas

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THe Original BBQ Chicken Pizza

n 1985 California Pizza Kitchen embarked on a quest to make non-traditional pizzas with a variety of innovative toppings. First, they introduced The Original BBQ Chicken Pizza which includes chicken breast and a delicious spicysweet BBQ sauce, making for an incredible addition to the Gouda cheese and hearth-baked pizza crust, a local favorite at Bridgeport Village.

Olive oil 1 cup shredded Mozzarella Cornmeal, semolina or flour for handling raw pizza dough 1/2 cup favorite BBQ sauce 2 tablespoons shredded smoked Gouda cheese 1/4 small red onion, sliced in 1/8-inch pieces 2 tablespoons chopped fresh cilantro

Although known for outstanding pizzas, California Pizza Kitchen also has delicious salads including the Waldorf Chicken Salad. Prepared with a Dijon balsamic vinaigrette and garlic grilled chicken, this is the perfect summer salad, sure to satisfy

INGREDIENTS


even the most discerning taste buds. While enjoying either of these two featured meals, California Pizza Kitchen tops off the experience with amazing drink options like the Mint Ruby Cooler, a light drink perfect for summer. This non-alcoholic beverage includes the sweet taste of ruby red grapefruit, balanced by a cool mint leaf finish, which can only be fully appreciated once experienced.

Waldorf Chicken Salad INGREDIENTS

Baby field greens, 1 pound Tart Green Apples (Pippin or Granny Smith), 2 large or 3 small, cored and thinly sliced Celery, 3 ribs, sliced diagonally Red seedless grapes, halved, 1 pound. Crumbled Gorgonzola Cheese, 1/2 pound Garlic Grilled Chicken, 4 breasts, cut into 1/2 inch strips Candied Walnuts, 2 cups Balsamic Vinaigrette or Blue Cheese dressing, 1/2 to 1 cup


destinations:

BEACH, River, & mountain

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Summer vacation is near and with that in mind, we’ve compiled the latest styles for your rendezvous with nature.


beach

LOCALLY DIFFERENT:

Under u 4 men

Welcome the beach on your getaway, and choose flirty 1950’s swimsuits, one piece and two piece suits that are in style this summer. Bright accessories are also a must have this season, so pick out pieces in coral, turquoise or hot pink to sparkle in the sun.

$128

BCBGMAXAZRIA Hampton Ruffled Maillot

$88

BCBGMAXAZRIA Riviera Ruffled Bandeau top (matching String Bikini Boom $78)

$128

Tommy Bahama Pearl Underwire One-Piece

$48

Under U 4 Men Tropical Sunset Eboard

Under U 4 Men

is branded as the first “mainstream men’s underwear boutique” in the U.S. From Calvin Klein to Speedo, Under U 4 Men boasts an outstanding variety of the world’s highest quality brands. Don’t let the name fool you this local boutique also offers a wide assorment of other accessories tailored for men including swimwear, fragrances, cosmetics, wallets, and travel gear.

$64.50

Under U 4 Men Boss Black “Filefish” Pinstripe


mountain

Summertime in the Pacific Northwest means hiking, camping and enjoying the great outdoors. Get ready for the season’s adventures at Bridgeport Village. With stores like Orvis, Lululemon, Lucy, New Balance and Merrell, Bridgeport Village has the outdoor gear and comfortable, durable clothing styles you need for a great summer on the mountain.

$250

Exit Real World Nixon Delta II PU

$39.99

Orvis Many-Tools-In-One System

$39.50

$55

Merrell Territory Backpack

$64

Merrell Move It Tech

ORVIS Angler’s Gadget and Tool Gift Pack Four fly fishing tools that no fly fisherman can live without or have enough of: fly fishing nippers, a zinger for your fly fishing vest, and forceps for various fly fishing situations.

$39.99

New Balance Pressure relief insoles


River Orvis set out with a goal this year to 10,000 people how to fly-fish nationwide this year. The Orvis at Bridgeport Village is having free fly-fishing classes to accomplish their goal. From casting and rigging rods to basic knots and fly-fishing vocabulary, Orvis not only wants to provide customers with the products to be successful at catching a fish, they want to teach you the best flyfishing skills at their Fly-Fishing Classes. The classes take place every weekend in June and July, alternating between beginner and intermediate classes. Upon completion of the course, you will receive special in-store offers valid toward purchase of Orvis products. Call 503-598-7680 to reserve your spot.

more info at: www.orvis.com/portland

$98 ORVIS Trout Bum Quarter-Zip. Perfect for early summer mornings out on the river or as a layer under your wading jacket when a storm comes up.

Sign up for Bridgeport Village emails and be entered to WIN a trip for 2 to Bend, Oregon. Includes: Two day fly-fishing course at the Orvis Bend Fly Fishing School, Two nights at AmeriTel Inn, and a Dinner for two at Anthony’s at the Old Mill District.


Eye Styles


LOCALLY DIFFERENT:

Eye Styles

Eye Styles’ Phil DeYoung Eye Styles IS LOCATED across from REgal Cinemas

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yewear that is as unique as you. That’s the motto of Eye Styles owner, Phil DeYoung, and with bold, vibrant colors and many unique frame shapes to choose from, it’s more than just a motto. There truly is a perfect pair waiting just for you. “I believe we have one of the best locations and it allows us to highlight our fabulous product” says Phil De Young. All of the opticians have at least 20 years of experience, “our knowledge and experience help determine what will work great with your prescription and we can typically identify the perfect pair

Phil DeYoung


of frames within the first three pairs we have you try on.” Eye Styles’ newest collection is ZeroG, which stands for “zero gravity” or “weightlessness”. This collection boasts a classic, as well as modern appeal and all frames weigh almost nothing and are hypoallergenic. The store also has a wide variety of sunglasses, reading glasses, freeform lenses and more. “I love the customers who shop at Bridgeport Village. They don’t treat glasses as an appliance but rather an extension of their personality.” In the era of big box retail and internet shopping, customers appreciate the fact that not only are they supporting a locally owned business, but that there is always a familiar face when they stop in. (That’s quality you don’t have to see to believe.)


Girls’ Night Out Photobooth pictures now at facebook.com/ bridgeportvillage

Announcing THE BRIDGEPORT VILLAGE

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C oncert SERIES

Thursdays in July and August 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Keegan Smith & The Fam 07.07 07.14 Cool-Ade FREE 07.21 Stone In Love EVENT 07.28 Hit Machine 08.04 Oncore 08.11 Apple Jam 08.18 GruVBox 08.25 The Beatniks Food, Beer, Wine, and Cocktails available for purchase. Call 503-968-1704 to reserve a concert table.

Village Style June 2011  

March edition of the emagazine of Bridgeport Village shopping center.

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