Project Details





Beanstalk is a respected children’s consignment store located in Northeast Fremont and Southeast Montavilla neighborhoods. Beanstalk provides high quality clothing and gear for children – with an emphasis towards locally made items. Beanstalk approached A.wordsmith in 2015 with the desire to enhance their brand awareness within the Portland community through media relations, marketing communications and design work.

A.wordsmith developed a strategic communications program with the overarching goal to drive awareness of the shop while increasing Beanstalk’s customer base, draw involvement for special events and develop Beanstalk’s reputation as the go-to consignment store in Portland. A.wordsmith also developed marketing materials such as business cards, store signage and branding for Beanstalk’s website.

Metro Parent, “Take Five: Carmen Ripley Wilson”

The Oregonian, Holiday Gift Guide,

Metro Parent – “7 Tips for Back-To-School Shopping at Resale Stores”


GoLocalPDX: Interview: Children’s Resale Store Celebrates Third Birthday Reusable Snack Bags for Kids: What to Look For and Which Ones to Try

GoLocalPDX: Beanstalk Hosts Event with Infant Sleep Expert Natalie Willes