Backtalk is owned by jewelry designer Katie Freedle. The shop bridges the gap between affordability, ethical production and accessibility in the Portland fashion industry. It is a retail space that blends vintage clothing, art and emerging design to outfit the young Portlander's lifestyle.
Backtalk displays a wide selection of work from Portland creators as well as carefully selected lines from the East Coast, West Coast and even international brands.
Come discover handcrafted jewelry, small press, visual art, eyewear, handbags and, of course, fabulous vintage and contemporary clothing at 3962 N. Mississippi Ave.
Sharing the space with Backtalk is fashion designer Alexa Stark. Working in-house Alexa develops her line of clothing in front of Backtalks cliental exposing her production and giving those an opportunity to customize any design of hers on the spot. Alexa is a New York native who studied fashion design at Parsons before moving to Portland in 2011.