Presto...and you are transported into the world of Motifs - a boutique for inspired home accents, beautiful clothing, uncommon and unusual gifts in Portland Maine's historic Old Port District.
Paula Jalbert is one of Maine's finest purveyors of goods for the home and person. Shop for fabulous home accessories from Park Hill Collection, Bedford Cottage and Chandler 4 Corners. Well crafted boots and shoes from Ariat, Jambu and Lucky Brand. Shirts from Johnny Was and Tizzie. Sumptuous Dresses from Analili, Maggy London and Bailey 44. Sweaters from Wooden Ships and PJ's from Pine Cone Hill.
Shop for yoga wear from Hard Tail. Handbags from Latico, Baggalini and Highway. Candles from Root, Aspen Bay and Illume. Hats and scarves from Echo Design, V. Fraas and Pistil. Bath and body products from Kala style, Uptown Soap Co.and K. Hall.
Add to the mix, quirky novelty items from Kikkerland, Fred and Wild & Wolf. Hand selected cards from Shannon Martin, Artists to Watch, Calypso and letterpress from Elum & Sugarcube.
Once you enter Motifs, you will easily feel like an old friend. Greeted at the door with our friendliness, laughter and helpful nature, you will love spending time with us!
Read what some of our customers are saying:
"OMG- Unique, kick-ass clothing & fun stuff. Plus the sales staff can't be beat." - C.B. Charleston, SC
"We came in Motifs looking for gifts for everyone, and found everything in here." - Gina, Portland, ME
"Best store ever...E-V-E-R! Everything I needed that I didn't know I needed." - Zoe, UES, Manhattan
"One of the most creative stores I've ever been in! Kudos!" - Beth, Cleveland, OH (former retailer)