Let me just say, summer in Portland is pretty great. The weather is wonderful and there is a ton of fun stuff to do. I had a blast running around and exploring the city in June.
During the day it was perfectly nice and warm in the
How to spend a weekend in Portland
Portland has got an awesomely unique style all its own, and while I might not be able to compete with some of the more wild trends, like neon-colored bike shorts! I feel like I brought my own hipster style in the form of some bright colors and funky patterns, and as always an assortment of hats.
A packing list for summer in Portland
1.Sunglasses // 2. Bandana // 3. Backpack // 4. Brimmed Hat // 5. Beanie // 6. Blouse // 7. Yellow Tank // 8. Striped Tee // 9. Tank Top // 10. Band Tee // 11. Zip Up Hoodie // 12. Gray Sweatshirt // 13. Red Sweatshirt // 14. Wrap Dress // 15. Jean Shorts // 16. Blue Jeans // 17. Black Jeans // 18. Rain Jacket // 19. Jean Jacket // 20. Toms // 21. Booties // 22. Running Shoes
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The week we spent in Portland started out on the cooler side so I opted for the jeans and sweatshirt kind of combo plus a hat for good measure. But as the week wore on the temperatures increased and I got to break out the shorts and tee shirts for the warm days.
I spent most of my time checking out the shops on Hawthorne and in the Alberta Arts District and eating and drinking basically everything in sight so I kept my clothing choices pretty casual and city-oriented.
To be honest, with all the fancy donuts and ice cream to try I probably should have packed more in the way of elastic waste-band pants! haha
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