Holiday Hours

Dear Friends, The Duchess team will be taking a much needed Holiday break from the 25th through New Years. We will remain open until 3:00pm on the 24th for all of you last minute shoppers. Don’t forget that accessories make the best gifts! We will resume our normal business hours of 12:00-5:00pm every Tuesday-Saturday on Friday,…
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Annual Sample Sale

Friends, Wonderful news… We’re having our annual Sample Sale two weeks from today on Small Business Saturday! Our off the rack garments are going to have some major discounts (up to 75% off – what!?) for one day only. This is a great opportunity to satiate your suiting needs and find some holiday gifts. We just added…
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#LipDubWed

Remember that live lip dub wedding proposal video that went viral a couple years ago? If you haven’t seen it yet, do yourself a favor and watch it here. You’re going to need some kleenex. Anywho… we had the honor of creating Isaac’s suit! He looks so handsome in his beautiful Mr. Famous and Amy is simply STUNNING. We just…
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Urban Unveiled

Dear friends, First of all, I’d like to give a huge thanks to everybody who came and supported us at Content 2014. To no surprise, it turned out to be a fantastic evening! Special shout out to two of our wonderful clients, Adam Bayer and Cedric Justice, for showing off their wonderful Duchess Duds. Now that…
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Closed October 18th (Content!)

Friends, I don’t know if you’ve heard, but we are thrilled to be participating in Content at the Ace Hotel this year (did I mention that we’re SUPER excited about it!!). Since we have a lot of prep work to do, we will be closing our Portland showroom for the day on Saturday, October 18th. We…
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Seeking Alterationists

Duchess Clothier is Hiring! Duchess Clothier is a small Portland based company that provides custom order suits, shirts, and ties, as well as a seasonal collection of off the rack clothing in our showroom.  We work one-on-one with a wide range of clients to conceptualize one-of-a-kind garments for specific occasions and wardrobe building.  We strive…
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Boxtrolls

We are so excited to share a few photos of Boxtrolls director, Graham Annable, wearing a classic #9 on the red carpet of the movie premiere! We met with Graham and his lovely wife, Melena (pictured below), earlier in August to plan his ensemble, and we loved every moment of it! We couldn’t be happier for the…
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Updates!!

1) Content 2014 tickets are now available! Purchase your advance tickets here and also check out the Ace Hotel’s events calendar for a list of the vendors. We have a limited supply of awesome Duchess swag bags to give away, so get your tickets early and head up to room 223 to visit us! One lucky…
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Body Image, Fit, and Fashion

Our amazingly multi-talented client, Leland Carina, wrote a great article on body image, fit, and fashion for the leather/kink folks out there, and we LOVE her thoughts on dressing with intention…and we just flat out love her, in general!! Check out her article here.

Content 2014

We are so excited to announce that we will be participating in this years Content event at the Ace Hotel! The event is scheduled for the night of Saturday, October 18th. Mark your calendars soon as this event is not to be missed! The entire second floor of the Ace Hotel is transformed into an…
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