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Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend

Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend

It’s Occasions Diamond Anniversary Sale. Yes, they are turning 10 and you’re invited to celebrate and save! It’s 10 days of fabulous events, sales and tasty treats. On Saturday, September 21st from 11-1, there’s cupcakes and a Baggallini Trunk Show.  On Saturday, September 28th from 11-1, there’s a Stella and Dot trunk show, fall fashion show, cupcakes, champagne and a jewelry giveaway. Since tradition dictates that a 10th Anniversary is diamond watches and jewelry, they’re giving away one bling watch every day!

What: The Perfect 10 Anniversary Sale at Occasions Fine Gifts
When: September 16th-28th, 2013
Where: 7515 SW Barnes Road, Portland, OR 97225; 503.384.0269
Visit: www.OccasionsFineGifts.com

Wrassle for Charity

Wrassle for Charity

Pain Fonda. Mercury in Retrograde. Brawlly Parton. Know what they all have in common? They’re all local women stepping up to arm wrestle for charity on September 14th at The Warrior Room, a kettlebell studio located in Milwaukie. Get your general admission ticket, your VIP ticket or take the plunge and sign up to wrassle for charity.

What: All-Women’s Arm Wrestling Charity Event
When: Saturday, September 14th at 1 p.m.
Where: The Warrior Room at 1928 SE Washington St. in downtown Milwaukie
Visit: www.strangertickets.com

Join the Cancer Prevention Study

Join the Cancer Prevention Study

One person can make a difference but 300,000 can change the world. Join the American Cancer Society’s historic cancer prevention study today to prevent future generations from ever hearing the words, “you have cancer”.

What: American Cancer Society’s Cancer Prevention Study
When: October 8-12, 2013
Where: Click link for more information and location
Visit: cps3gw.wordpress.com/portland/

Seattle Modern Home Tour – Tomorrow

Seattle Modern Home Tour – Tomorrow

Take a roadtrip and experience the Seattle Modern Home Tour tomorrow in Seattle.  How many times have you driven by “that” house and wondered what’s inside? Head up to Seattle for the Seattle Modern Home Tour and see some of Seattle’s coolest modern homes.

What: Seattle Modern Home Tour
When: Saturday, September 7th, 2013
Where: Around Seattle
Visit/Tickets: seattle.modernhometours.com (use code PICKS to get $5 off each advance purchase ticket)

Good Vibrations

Good Vibrations

Trojan Vibrations is turning on the pleasure in Portland by giving away thousands of free Trojan vibrators via Trojan Vibrations Pleasure Carts. On Tuesday, September 10th from 11-6PM, pleasure-seekers can visit the Pleasure Carts in Pioneer Square to pick up a free Trojan Tri-Phoria (MSRP $39.99) or Trojan Pulse (MSRP $29.99) vibrator, the same high quality vibes you can buy at mass-retailers nationwide, while supplies last.
O-M-G!

What:  Trojan Vibrations Pleasure Carts
When: Tuesday, September 10th, 11:00-6:00PM
Where: Pioneer Square, Portland, OR 97204
Visit: www.facebook.com

NE Broadway Summer Super Sale

NE Broadway Summer Super Sale

It’s our largest Sale of the year! Amazing deals to 75% Off at over 40 businesses around NE Broadway. Designer clothing, shoes, jewelry, furniture, housewares, fine wine, books, kitchen goods, dining and drinking out, health and wellness, – it’s ALL ON SALE. Plus a Free Party with local bands, a Pet Fair and more.

What: NE Broadway Summer Super Sale
When: Fri. July 19 – Sun. July 21
Where: NE Broadway Business District between 6th and 34th Aves.
Visit: www.nebroadway.com

Just For Dad

Just For Dad

For the past 50 years, dads in Portland could expect to receive a coffee mug or tie on Father’s Day.  This year, think outside the box and surprise Dad with a hand-crafted in Portland leather iPhone case or other fine product from Orox Leather Co.

Mention this ad and receive a 10% discount. They’ll even give you the discount if you are a week late.

What: Orox Leather Co Father’s Day Sale
When: Friday, June 14, and Saturday, June 15, 10:00am-5:30pm
Where: 450 NW Couch St, Portland (Old Town) P
Phone: 503.954.2593
Visit: www.oroxleather.com

It’s a Match!

It’s a Match!

Lasting Connections is a top Portland matchmaker and image consulting service. They specialize in helping accomplished, attractive, yet selective, single professionals meet other elite singles who match their criteria. They take care of the search so you can get right to dating qualified singles that have been hand-selected for you. Take that first step today toward finding love! Let Lasting Connections be your personal Portland matchmaker.

What: Lasting Connections
When: Stat!
Call: 503-220-2525
Visit: www.lastingconnectionspdx.net