Created by Shwood Eyewear and Julian Bialowas, “This is Oregon” is a collaborative endeavor to inspire others to get up, get out, and start exploring. We’ve traveled to ten locations within a 90-minute drive from downtown Portland, Oregon to showcase the awe-inspiring landscapes that are waiting to be explored. Hopefully these destinations will light the fire for you look beyond and explore the endless beauty waiting outside your door.
photos + design by Kristin Ess It’s really hard to get clean lines when it comes to putting stripes on manicures. I’m going to share a little DIY secret– nail polish on scotch tape. You can cut a perfect line or triangle and get a fun geometric mani. Here’s how it’s done: