Yeah, it's getting hotter around here, but you still have to wear something.


—Furniture store Nadeau is celebrating the opening of their new Portland store (featuring solid wood pieces mostly under $500, which is cheap in the unfathomably expensive world of good, new furniture) with a li'l wine and cheese. Nadeau, 1122 NW Everett, 10 am-6 pm

—It's mini-golf May at Radish Underground, during which you can try your hand at sinking a discount with their store window putting green all month—but come tonight for the proper party. Radish Underground, 414 SW 10th, 4-8 pm

Indie Ella specializes in up-cycled clothing from silk Indian saris, and they're hosting an open house at their new warehouse space with refreshments with which to freshen while your peruse the goods. Indie Ella Clothing Warehouse, 333 NE Hancock Ste 4, 4-8 pm

Blush Beauty Bar is on year 10 of Beautypalooza, offering freebies, discounts, raffles, and more. Blush Beauty Bar, 513 NW 23rd, through Sunday, store hours

—I haven't heard of any of the designers participating in Chance Fashion: The Northwest Collaboration, but trying new things keeps you young. Look for a blend of Portland and Seattle design talent, which probably don't blend enough. Trio Club, 909 E Burnside, 7:30 pm, $10


—Pendleton's Portland Collection is going on super-sale, with the line's only spring/summer collection at 65% off, for one day only. Pendleton, 220 NW Broadway, 10 am-4 pm

—It the annual Black Box block party with discounts, boozes, and bonuses from Black Box building shops including Yo Vintage!, Tanner Goods, Imogene + Willie, Poler, and Mojave. The Black Box, W Burnside & 13th, 1-6 pm


—This month's installment of the Association dinner series at Union/Pine features special guest Kelley Roy of maker hub ADX! Hear what she has to say over deliciousness from Stargazer Farm. Union/Pine, 525 SE Pine, 7 pm, $65 tickets

—Make a whole Union/Pine day of it, why don't you: the Portland Flea block party will be raging outside with over 40 vendors of vintage and food carts. Union/Pine, 525 SE Pine, 10 am-4 pm


—The team that brings you Alley 33 and the Unmentionable lingerie show is making its first foray into bridal events, keeping firm focus on the local and the independent, of course. Check out this week's Sold Out for more on that. Engaged: A Bridal Runway Event, w/DJ Gregarious, Doug Fir, 830 E Burnside, Tues May 20, 8 pm, $10-12

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