Fade to Light 2013

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The Crystal Ballroom this past Wednesday was the place to be! The 2nd Fade to Light fashion show of the year was the best one yet. The designers brought their A game and… Continue reading

NW Industrial

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Local street art taken in NW Industrial area under Vaughn St exit Photo courtesy of: Veronica Greene Hairdresser Extraordinaire

Weezer in Portland!

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Weezer played Pioneer Courthouse Square Friday evening. They welcomed the opening of the new Microsoft store at Pioneer Place Mall. 330 SW Yamhill Street Portland, OR 97204

Throwback Thursday!

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Here is a Pic of your BUZZCUTT team at FashioNXT 2012

Poler Flagship Store Opening

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Today, the Poler camping brand opened its flagship store in our favorite city: Portland! The Portland-based company is the newest and most sensible addition to the Black Box building located on NW 13th… Continue reading

Fade to Light 2013

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Here are some photos from last Wednesday’s Fade To Light fashion show at The Crystal Ballroom. This show and production really take the cake for letting the featured designers truly be able to… Continue reading

ORANJ STUDIO GALLERY OPENING

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On Saturday, The Buzzcutt was invited to an upscale art gallery opening at Oranj Studio, a hair studio and gallery. This month, they featured artists Connie Tang and Adam Waggener. Waggener had an… Continue reading

Portland Fashion Week Announces New Management

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Portland Fashion Week®, the nation’s third longest running fashion week behind New York and Los Angeles, will celebrate its 10 year anniversary September 25-29, 2013 with a renewed vision, a new downtown Portland… Continue reading

Content 2012

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This Sunday, the second floor of the Ace Hotel downtown will be transformed into a fashion installation of 28 designers. Each designer has their own hotel room to decorate however they want in… Continue reading

Damn Son!

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Your Buzzcutt Editors here at the 2012 Portland Fashion and Style Awards! Held Friday, October 5th. Working the red carpet and busting out interviews! Photo by Domondon

FASHIONxt: Night 3: Joshua McKinley

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We love anything neon pink that struts down a runway to a Britney song. Project Runway All Star, Joshua McKinley captured the little kid in us with his fun and playful outfits. This… Continue reading

FASHIONxt: Night 3

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  Night 3 of Portland’s FASHIONxt featured collections from Lenzanita, Collier, Joshua Christensen, Joshua McKinley, and Seth Aaron. We saw a very sophisticated, wearable look from Seth Aaron compared to previous collections. Joshua… Continue reading

FASHIONxt: Night 2

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Amanda Grisham, Lizz, Basinger, Moontess, Raylene Designs, Nelli Millard, and Becky Ross entertained the crowd on night 2 of FASHIONxt. Previous Catapult winner, Amanda Grisham caught our eye with her use of bold… Continue reading

FASHIONxt: Night 1

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Wednesday was opening night for newly rebranded Portland Fashion Week, FASHIONxt. The same venue as previous years, Vigor Industrial Shipyards, housed a great turnout for designers Seth Aaron, Viktor Luna, their Intel Personal… Continue reading

Portland Fashion & Style Awards

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This past Friday was the Portland Fashion & Style Awards show at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall. The turnout was great and it was Portland’s first award show of its kind. For about… Continue reading

This Week: FASHIONxt

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October 10-13th this week is the newly rebranded Portland Fashion Week, called FASHIONxt, pronounced “Fashion Next”. Featured designers include 8 Project Runway contestants and previous Catapult designers. The complete schedule can be viewed… Continue reading

A Sofa Styled With Eastpak Backpack Details

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Belgian design firm Quinze & milan collaborated with outdoor brand Eastpak to create the Club Sofa 01, a sofa styled with backpack details (zippered pockets, etc.). It is available to purchase in either… Continue reading

The Curious Self-Serving Machines of Dan Grayber

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San Francisco-based artist Dan Grayber builds intricate machine sculptures that, rather than serve humans, fulfill their own mechanical needs. Many of his machines use elaborate mechanisms simply to hold themselves up: they cling… Continue reading

The Algae Opera, A Singer’s Breath Feeds Algae Which is Fed to the Audience

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In the bizarre performance art piece “The Algae Opera,” an opera singer’s breath was used to feed algae which in turn was fed to the audience (video). A special mask captured the singer’s… Continue reading

Circuit Board London Underground Map by Yuri Suzuki

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Japanese designer Yuri Suzuki created this wonderful London Underground map on a printed circuit board (video). As an added bonus, the map is also a radio. Suzuki is currently a designer in residence… Continue reading

Modified Style Portland

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Youth Junk 2 Fashion Funk

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Fade to Light: Bryce Black of Studio SKB

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One of our favorite local designers, Bryce Black, also known from Project Runway, showcased his latest collection at the Fade to Light fashion show this past Wednesday at the Crystal Ballroom. He showed… Continue reading

Fade to Light Fashion Show

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This past Wednesday night at the Crystal Ballroom, the Fade to Light fashion show presented the latest local designer collections from: Studio SKB by Sharon Blair, Bryce Black, Ms. Wood, Clair Vintage, Chicago… Continue reading

Fade to Light: Ms. Wood

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Ms. Wood is known for her unique style of wood-worked, Geisha style platforms and her upscale, independent looks for women. She was one of the designers who showcased their new lines this past… Continue reading

Sugar Does Portland

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Friday night at The Refuge on SE Yamhill was a long night filled with fashion, art, photography, and local music. Attendees had time to peruse a few vendors set up before the fashion… Continue reading

ELECTRON

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ELECTRON

FEVER

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FEVER

Sugar Does Portland

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FEBRUARY 10TH, 2012 THE REFUGE – 116 SE YAMHILL, 97215

Fuze It – Portland

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Portland Tonight, The Buzzcutt was formally invited as press to cover Fuze It at the Hawthorne Theater. Fuze It Worldwide is a global fashion, art, and music platform for independent artists. The show… Continue reading

Fuze It Worldwide

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Spherical Flying Drone Hovers Like a Helicopter, Flies at 40 mph

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Japan’s Ministry of Defense has developed a 16″ diameter remote-controlled spherical flying drone that can hover, fly horizontally at 40 mph, and even roll across the ground (see a video of the craft… Continue reading

Baggy Winecoat, A Portable Bag-In-Box Wine Purse

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Jakob Wagner Design in Denmark has created the Baggy Winecoat which is essentially a portable wine purse for Bag-in-Box wine and is a much more civilized way to tote around booze than a… Continue reading

Go Beyond the Cover, A Demo of the Transformative Power of Makeup

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In this dramatic demonstration of the ability of makeup to transform a person’s appearance, the model in this video reveals a most unexpected secret under layers of professionally applied makeup. He is in… Continue reading

Man Has Smartphone Dock Installed In His Prosthetic Arm

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Trevor Prideaux, a British man born without a left arm, has always struggled with using a smartphone one-handed. So he had theExeter Mobility Centre build a smartphone dock into his prosthetic arm. As… Continue reading

Tools of Criminal Mischief: The Cans, Vintage Spraypaint Can Poster Set

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The Tools of Criminal Mischief: The Cans is a 3-part poster set that shows images of vintage spraypaint cans. The poster set is a companion piece to the book titled Tools of Criminal… Continue reading

Dog Mustache

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The Humunga Stache by Moody Pet is a mustache-shaped rubber ball dog toy that gives the appearance that your canine is donning fancy facial hair. Humunga Stache is made of extremely durable, natural… Continue reading

Street Artist Olek Crochet-Bombs Astor Place Cube in New York City

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Polish-born street artist Agata Oleksiak, simply known as Olek, has crochet-bombed New York City’s Astor Place Cube sculpture, officially titled Alamo, covering the entire piece in brightly-colored crocheted yarn. She asked filmmaker Eric… Continue reading

Alternative Hair Show at the Moscow Kremlin

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Started in 1983, the Alternative Hair Show event has been an annual fundraiser to benefit the nonprofit organization, Leukaemia and Lymphoma Research. The 2011 Illusion event was held September 28, 2011 in the… Continue reading

Star Wars AT-AT Dog Costume

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Katie Mello, an artist at the animation studio LAIKA, made an awesome Star Wars AT-AT costume for her dog Bones. via Super Punch photo via LAIKA Read more…

Portland Fashion Week 2011: Michael Costello

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Project Runway contestant, Michael Costello, closed Portland Fashion Week with his amazingly chic and sexy 35-look Resort 2012 collection. Photos by Nikaya Bonifacio

BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 4

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BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 3

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Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 2

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The first half of tonight’s show brightened it up with vivid, constrasting-colored activewear, and the latter consisted of sheen suit jackets, pants, and cozy knits perfect for NW weather. adidas Grenade RYU (Respect… Continue reading

BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Night 2

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BUZZCAM Portland Fashion Week 2011: Opening Night

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NOMINATE THE BUZZCUTT FOR BEST FASHION PUBLICATION

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PFSA coming January 2012 – Nominate us for BEST FASHION PUBLICATION! CLICK THE PHOTO ABOVE TO NOMINATE make sure to use email address: contact@thebuzzcutt.com  when filling out the nomination form portlandfashionandstyleawards.com

Daft Punk Helmet (Thomas Bangalter Version) by Volpin Props

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Harrison Krix of Volpin Props created an amazing replica of the Daft Punk helmet worn by Daft Punk co-founder Thomas Bangalter. It is a follow-up to the Daft Punk helmet he made based… Continue reading

Cyber Sculptures, Charmingly Odd Robot Figures by Himatic

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Italian artist Andrea Petrachi (aka Himatic) creates wonderfully odd and expressive “cyber sculptures” from discarded electronics, consumer goods, and toys. The work is meant to be “a symbol of our out-of-control desire to… Continue reading

Osaka Station Water Clock

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Osaka Station City features a dot matrix water clock that shows the time as well as astonishingly complex graphics, all with drops of falling water (see a video of the clock in action… Continue reading

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