Category Archives: Trunk Show

Celebrating 23 Years @desperado….

Three Incredible Trunk Shows…. Desperado will proudly host 3 Trunk Shows during our weekend event.  We bring back our premier clothing line Johnny Was for an exclusive engagement Oct. 11th-13th  during our Anniversary Weekend Event.  As an added bonus to thank you for 23 years of supporting our small independently owned and operated boutique we’re […]

Dogs, denim, & daring outfit combinations! by Haleigh Newbeck

This Fall seems to be all about stepping out of your comfort zone and daring to create some ‘out of the box’ wardrobe choices.  Feminine florals and embroidery are still on trend and more ornate than ever.  3D applique and bold colors are in!  Stay safe with feminine pinks and rose golds, or go above […]

Care Tips For Your Denim by Dear John

So you’ve got the perfect jeans, but now what is the best way to care for them and keep them looking good and fitting right???  Dear John Denim has tips for keeping your jeans (no matter what the brand) looking good for years to come.  These great tips come from the Dear John Care tag […]

desperado with shoes &… Celebrates 20 Years!!! October 7-9

It’s hard to believe what started out as a western lifestyle store in the heart of Portland’s historic Pearl District 20 years ago has morphed into one of Bend’s best boutique shopping experiences. Desperado with our new footwear and accessory store Shoes &… is pulling out all the stops to celebrate our 20th Anniversary!!! Do […]

Celebrate Women Event Friday, Sept. 16th 11am-6pm

Graphic showing details of September event Celebrating Women.

Don’t miss Desperado with Shoes &… September Event Celebrating Women!  Join us Friday, September 16th starting at 11:00 for luscious libations from Central Oregon’s own micro-distiller Cascade Alchemy, a light lunch and all the fashion and footwear you want.  We’ll be bringing in Vionic Fit Specialist, Johnny Riker, to help you find the perfect pair […]

Men’s First Ever Shoe Event by Timberland

  Gentleman you are in for a treat. We are hosting our first ever shoe event exclusively for men featuring one of our favorite lines of shoes from Timberland. Please join us Friday, June 24th from 5-8 and Saturday, June 25th from 10-6. Our reps from Timberland will be at Shoes &… showcasing their latest […]

Desperado Denim Event – Saturday April 16, 11-7pm

Second only to finding the perfect bathing suit is the seemingly never-ending search for the perfect pair of great fitting jeans. The choices are many – from low-rise to high-rise, flair to boot cut, to what makes a great color (better known in denim dialogue as ‘wash’). The good news is you don’t need to […]

Desperado Opens New Shoe & Accessory Store

Desperado’s rebrand success leads to the opening of New Shoe Store In Bend’s Old Mill District  by Rebecca Meade After nearly 20 years in the boutique world, Bend clothing storeowner Joanne Sunnarborg is expanding her business this fall with the grand opening of Shoes &… by desperado. “We are truly excited to be opening a […]