Spring into Summer

It’s time to spring into summer fashion with some fun custom shirts! We picked out our fun fabrics at a fantastic fabric shop, Cool Cottons, on 24th and Hawthorne.                        

Matt Fraction!

Check out our wonderful client, Matt Fraction, on Late Night with Seth Meyers! He’s looking simply fantastic in his newest Duchess suit. If you haven’t check out his Marvel Comic, Hawkeye, go to Powell’s immediately and pick up a copy! You could also grab a copy of his hilarious comic, Big Hard Sex Criminals (highly recommended).

New Browsing Hours!

Dear Friends, For the Spring and Summer seasons this year we are extending our browsing hours a bit so y’all have more time to hang out with us! We are now open Tuesdays-Fridays from 11:00am-5:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am-5:00pm. These new hours should be updated on our Google listing as well. While custom garments are…
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Throwback Thursday

This week’s throwback goes to Austen Batalden. We met with her and Rebecca a little over a year ago to plan a suit for their wedding in June of 2014. Rebecca is looking very classy in her #9 3-piece ensemble!  

Flashback Friday

Hi friends, I would like to give today’s flashback shoutout to our client John Englund and his beautiful wife, Vanessa. John looked pretty dashing in his 8 1/2 with a Prince of Wales fabric!              

H&H Weddings

…is such a fantastic resource for all of those same sex couples out there looking for wedding inspiration. Kate Schaefer, founder and editor, has done an incredible job compiling vendors, fashion ideas, and sharing some amazing wedding stories. Once you stumble upon her stunning website, you won’t be able to leave until you’ve run out of tissues!…
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Super Custom!

Did you know that we can create garments with fabrics that you love? One of our dearest clients frequently brings us fabrics he’s found around town for us to create some wonderful and truly custom shirts. I was so inspired during his last fitting that I decided to make a pit stop at Cool Cottons on my way home. I found some…
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Portland Weddings (.com)!

Hey check this out! We are featured on Portland Wedding’s website for tuxedos and formal wear. We’re so thrilled to be on the front of this page! We understand how stressful planning a wedding can be. If you need any help, check out Portland Weddings to find your answers! They’ve compiled a list of the best…
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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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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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