Tag Archives: Brooklyn

Moriah Cowles makes knives

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  Moriah Cowles is the proprietor or Orchard Steel, which is based in Brooklyn and where she crafts and sells beautiful handmade knives. My business partner Zack Bowen and I reached out to her because our friends and clients at Hugo’s, particularly Chef and Co-owner Andrew Taylor, so emphatically sang the praises of her products. […]

Talking “Maine Streets” and Portland street style with Find’s Laura Ker

Laura Ker and Bob Ker own Find, a vintage clothing store that has a location in downtown Portland and one in Scarborough near the South Portland line. Laura maintains a blog on Tumblr called Maine Streets, which documents the street style that caches her eye in Portland, Maine. I talked with her about the blog, […]

HillyTown’s Bryan Bruchman talks about Portland bands, Maine music, and BTR Hear & There: Maine

I have known Bryan Bruchman for a number of years, both as a friend and as I guy I admire for being smart, arty, musically inclined and an all around good dude. Among many, many other things, he is the force behind the Portland music blog HillyTown.com, he has played in a number of bands, and […]