Vintage and artisan goods are a specialty at The Merchant Company. — Photo courtesy of The Merchant CompanyThe Merchant Company is a virtual treasure trove of artisan crafted items made and marketed locally. The big news is that, in addition to its current extensive inventory, this shop has ventured into baby gifts that include uniquely designed onesies, dresses, and even organic blankets. In addition, they’ve expanded to include a new clothing wall with vibrant, appealing items including everything from lingerie to t-shirts and knit cotton sweaters.
The Merchant Company now offers baby gifts. — Photo courtesy of The Merchant CompanyHere you’ll find select offerings of clothing, handbags, jewelry, painting and prints. Homeowners and apartment dwellers alike can locate those unique, never seen anywhere else furnishings that speak to their own individual creativity including lamps, desks, chairs, and dishes. The Merchant Company also features an intriguing collection of global goods made by crafters from throughout the world. Fans of vintage items – everything from dresses to prints – often place The Merchant Company high on their list of shopping destinations. Whether just browsing or seeking that special something, this store should be included on your next tour of Portland’s delightful stores.