name... Alissa Pulcrano personal motto... Keep on truckin' happiness is... wine+friends most prized retail item... My green rotary dial phone. favorite journey... My future trip to Berlin. favorite design trend... Things wrapped in string. greatest indulgence... My 1970 Citroën (blogger's note: I died!!!! I absolutely LOVE this car!!!) portland MUST-eat... Roost. dream destination... Amsterdam is currently topping the long list. most marked characteristic... My joker smirk. shoulda/coulda/woulda... Moved to New York in my 20's for a bit. couldn't live without this song/artist... Under Pressure by Queen and David Bowie. must read... Hmm that's tough. The Art of Eating by MFK Fisher comes to mind. Maybe I'm just hungry. in my free time... I play, no planning involved. Usually something that keeps me moving. lately I've been challenging myself to... Sing in front of others. never goes out of style... being nice.