Style Inspiration: Portland Right Now

After surveying the signature styles of cities like Paris, Rome, and London, I came home to Portland, a place known more for forestry than fashion sense. But contrary to popular belief, there’s more to Portland style than plaid flannel. People here favor casual dresses, cozy cardigans, pretty tights, and tough boots. Whimsical accessories are a must–this is, after all, the city that pioneered the “put a bird on it” movement. Click through to get the details on this quintessential P-Town outfit…

Striped Dress: $40, Delia’s

Braided Belt: $3, Wet Seal

Handpainted Scarf: $25, Etsy

Hipster Glasses: $2, eBay

Cardigan: $90, J.Crew

Boots: $80, Zappos