And we’re back with another Customer of the Month photoshoot! This time around it’s the lovely and beautiful Amanda, who let us snap a couple of awesome pics of her and ask her a few questions. Check it out:
ADORN: Have you always lived in Portland? If not, where do you call home and what brought you here? Amanda: Original home and country is South Africa. My brother marrying an American is what brought my parents and I to America and PDX specifically. ADORN: How do you like to spend your personal time? Amanda: Shopping, cooking, playing tennis, traveling. ADORN: What are some professional and/or personal pursuits that you are passionate about? Amanda: I am passionate about my tennis and competing. I am also passionate about properties buying rehabbing and selling. ADORN: Any special talents or hobbies you want to share? Amanda: I am one of the best shoppers I know, I can shop for anything. ADORN: How would your BFF describe you? Amanda: Creative, thinks outside the box, always has a different look. Fun loving and friendly.
ADORN: How did you first hear about Adorn? Amanda: I was at a restaurant on Division street and noticed the store so I had to check it out and fell in love with the store. ADORN: What do you love the most about Adorn? Amanda: The fact that there are lots of different items and brands as well as the creative display of clothing and accessories. ADORN: What is your favorite Adorn piece? Amanda: Right now its a long, embroidered sweater jacket from BIYA. ADORN: A trend you are loving for this Season? Amanda: Shorts with long coat/jackets. ADORN: If you could only wear one outfit for the rest of your life, what would it look like? Amanda: It would be very trendy and comfy and made out of a great, soft fabric. ADORN: Where do you get your style inspiration? Amanda: Seeing things I like either in person on people or in magazines. ADORN: What is a brand you'd love to see at Adorn? Amanda: Free People or Burning Torch. ADORN: Who’s your style icon? Amanda: I don't really have one! ADORN: Describe your personal style. Amanda: Trendy, funky, colorful; I like all styles! ADORN: First clothing purchase you remember making? Amanda: Of course I remember when I was a child in South Africa I would get off the school bus and go into a kids store called "Freckles" where I would pick out multiple outfits which they would let me take home and then I would model them all for my Dad and he would let me keep them all. So from a young age I looooved to shop. ADORN: 3 must-have items on any vacation? Amanda: Cool shoes, bathing suits and awesome-smelling sunscreen... geez, do I have to pick only 3?