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Claws Out Polish

Claws Out Polish

Good products by good people made with good intentions for good things. This includes one of our newest additions to Altar PDX, Claws Out Polish. Owned and managed by none other than our very own Portland Monthly Fashion Editor, Eden Dawn, each shade of nail polish directly contributes 20% of its earnings to a wonderful non-profit organization. Read on for more info on these cute polishes!

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Artist Interview: Theeth Jewelry

Artist Interview: Theeth Jewelry

Owned and created by Kimi Kaplowitz, Theeth Jewelry is an independently locally owned business in Portland, OR, highly inspired by the flora and fauna environments. Because we love her works so much, we decided to give her a little interview as means to gain more insight to herself, her brand and her artistry.

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Apothecary & Wellness

Apothecary & Wellness

One of my favorite things to talk about when it comes to beauty and wellness is good skincare. Within my Asian upbringing and culture, the femme figures in my family never really wore much makeup. So instead of purchasing copious amounts of foundation, eyeshadows, powders and other cosmetics they spent their money on various cleansers, toners, essence, serums, moisturizers, and eye creams. This is due to the Asian tradition of treating skincare products as makeup. If you take excellent care of your skin, you don’t need to wear much makeup at all. So for today’s blog post, we will be diving into the some of our favorite all-natural apothecary and wellness products available at Altar!

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The Lioness Oracle Tarot

The Lioness Oracle Tarot

As we all love tarot decks, allow me to introduce another deck with its own unique design and creativity. The Lioness Oracle Tarot is definitely a deck with it’s own sort of images that are colorful, detailed, and memorable. Better yet it’s available in our online store, so be sure to check this out! 

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Ritual in a Jar!

Ritual in a Jar!

The time has come, to talk about magic! One of my favorite things about working at Altar is seeing all the new magical items come in. Whether they’re tarot cards, oracle cards, spell kits, or crystals, I love learning about these items and how they can help our fellow believers. One of  our newest companies to introduce their product to our lovely shop is, Ritual in a Jar.

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