Welcome to Communion, Elk!

Elk is proudly based in Melbourne, Australia.  Elk offers original, contemporary designed fashion accessories, leather goods and beautiful apparel. Two range releases each year focus on seasonal colors – always in natural hues. Elk’s pieces are created with a unique aesthetic of stylish simplicity using fine quality raw materials sourced from all over the world. Their strong design and commitment to working with small manufacturers accross the globe whose traditional skills and techniques guarantee authentic, high quality production result in new and exciting ranges each season. Research and travel uncover new crafts, inspire new designs and set new trend directions for each collection. Inspiration is drawn from diverse sources such as woodland areas to rusty farm sheds, influencing colors, shapes, styles, and design.

Accessories should be a statement. easy to wear, comfortable, affordable and instantly recognizable… to only wear what you love.

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The Black Chambray Box Top, Tarnby Clutch, and Nugget Pendant

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The Washed Black Chambray Dress and Cubist Cluster Necklace

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The Tarnby Satchel

UNICEF – Elk is proud to be a Platinum Champion for Children
GO GREEN – Elk is a member of the Go Green organization ensuring all timber is sourced from sustainable plantations

Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen

Come check out these classy but daring new pieces by Shades of Grey by Micah Cohen! Lots of great silky materials and jewel tones make these items perfect for the upcoming holiday season. Try ‘em on for yourself and see!

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The Paneled Oversized T-shirt Dress in black

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The Muscle Shirt in black chiffon and Paneled Pencil Skirt in black

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The Collarless Boyfriend Blouse in black and moose

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The Fleece Muscle Sweatshirt in black and navy

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Back detail of the Hem Cropped T-shirt in black and jade

Keep your toes warm with Stance!

The new winter Stance socks that just arrived are perfect to throw on during these chilly Portland days! Help keep those feet warm in style with tons of new styles for both men and women. We have an array of different types, so find the best pair for what you need!

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Women’s styles from left to right:

Valley (Everyday winter)
Stay cozy in a soft and fuzzy blend of wool and angora, while a springy arch support keeps feet lifted.

River (Tomboy Athletic Lite)
Get swept away in a roaring rapid of print and color and dip your feet into a blend of premium combed cotton and springy elastic arch support.

Outsider (Tomboy Athletic Lite)
Despite its name, the Outsider sock is definitely in with the in-crowd—everyone wants a little face time with their plush combed cotton feel and off-kilter-cool stripes.

El Paso (Tomboy)
The El Paso sock is a perfect pattern tribute to the Lone Star State. Pamper feet with premium combed cotton and put a spring your step with their elastic arch, all while a deep heel pocket cradles and contours your feet.

Cold Rush (Everyday winter)
Swath feet in cozy comfort with a blend of fuzzy angora and wool, while deep heel pockets and a seamless toebox make wintery treks less terrible.

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Women’s Rainbow (Everyday 200)
Poler is the new purveyor of camping cool that celebrates every level of outdoor enthusiasm in a clever, fun way. With a 200 needle count, the sock’s tight stitching provides a crisp finish for showcasing art from Poler.

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Women’s Invisible Boot socks from left to right:

Helena (Invisible boot)
If boots were made for walking, than ankle boots were made for seriously strutting your stuff—easier said than done when your slippery socks keep making a break for the bottom of your shoe. Enter the Helena, a stylish stand-in that won’t let you down. The secret’s in the Invisible Boot fit—just tall enough to keep ankles cushy but low enough to keep your solution hush-hush. They’re the best boot sock you’ll never see.

Classics (Invisible Boot)
It’s a new cut on a true classic that stays subtle under ankle boots. Why? Because some things never go out of style.

Rudy (Invisible Boot)
They made the Rudy with a blend of buttery soft combed cotton, and added a bit of spring from Spandex so they’ll stay snug under boots.

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Men’s socks from left to right:

Water (Casual 200 supima)
For an especially plush ride, the Water features Supima cotton and a reinforced heel and toe. The tighter stitching of the sock’s 200 needle count gives this dress sock a crisp appearance and additional durability. And to better match your moves, this sock sports an elastic arch and deep heel pocket.

Sawdust (Casual 200)
Thanks to a deep heel pocket and premium combed cotton, the Sawdust cradles feet in comfort. The tighter stitching of the sock’s 200 needle count creates a crisp appearance and a soft feel. And for additional durability, the Sawdust features a reinforced heel and toe.

Crooke (casual combed cotton)
The Crooke features premium combed cotton and tight, 200 needle stitching. A reinforced heel and toe provide additional durability while an elastic arch and deep heel pocket cradle the contours of your feet.

Fisher (Casual 200)
For an especially plush ride, the sock features premium combed cotton and a reinforced heel and toe. The tighter stitching of the Fisher’s 200 needle count provides a crisp appearance and additional durability. And to ensure the sock matches your moves, it sports an elastic arch and self-adjusting cuff.

Maxwell (boot)
Designed to complement your favorite work boot, this premium sock is crafted of merino wool. The Maxwell’s ribbed, chunky knit provides a bold appearance while a deep heel pocket cradles feet in comfort. And for additional durability, the sock sports a reinforced heel and toe.

Loup NYC

The newest Loup pieces are inspired by party icons and midnight moments, drawing on visions of Jane Birkin dancing until dawn in Paris, and Brigitte Bardot up all night in Saint-Tropez. Party it up in these dresses and skirts!

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The Windsor Overalls

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The Nico Leggings / The Luc Skirt

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The Corinne Dress / The Alexa Dress

Rains…

rains is back again! Unless you’ve been somewhere else besides the Pacific NW for the past few days, you’ve probably noticed a little rain here and there! Stock up on the perfect rain jacket by RAINS clothing. You’ll look and feel great in the rain!

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WeSC

We convinced local photographer Thomas Teal to show off our newest WeSC men’s pieces that just arrived into the shop. These sweaters, shirts, and jackets are sure to keep you warm during the chilly Pacific Northwest winter weather. Come try some on today!

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The Dick Jacket

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The Stieg Shirt and Elton Beanie / The Parker Sweater

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The Maccoy Shirt and Obama Sweater

Zoa NYC

ZOA is a new york based fashion brand specializing in custom silk lace embroidery.
With the vibrant city as their base for creating new designs for modern women’s wear, each collection embraces bold new approaches to evoke sophistication and beauty.

From feminine luxury blouses to classic tunics, Zoa effortlessly showcases the perfect mix of simple and chic wearables. They use the highest quality fabrics with intricate detail work and impeccable fitting. Their signature styles express the true aesthetics of the brand which accentuates the body with delicate fabrics that you can simply slip into comfortably.

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The Asymmetrical Linear Sweater

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The Back Tuck Blouse

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The Hooded Cardigan