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Jack Tar 207’s LK Weiss on offering alternatives to “straight and skinny” style

LK Weiss was born and raised in Portland, Maine. Weiss graduated from Maine College of Art and is the owner at The Portland Designer. Frustrated with saturation of “straight, skinny, perfect ‘beautiful’, plain people bogging down style blogs, Pinterest boards and magazine ads,” Weiss started Jack Tar 207. The endeavor is a mix of style […]

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, […]