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Here's a preview image of some labels we did for new Portland distillery, Deco Distilling. Bill and Lenny at Deco are very nice guys and their rum is pretty decent, too! You can pick up your very own bottle of Deco Ginger Rum, or Deco Light Silver Rum at Pearl Specialty Market and Spirits and other fine liquor stores in Portland, Oregon. Photography by Polara Studio....

It's almost that time of year again. Time to deck your halls with Holiday advertising and marketing materials. Here's two of the items we designed for the Pearl District's 2nd Annual Holidays in the Pearl. We enjoyed putting together this branding for the event that is both bright and modern, and a little bit retro! Be on the lookout for posters, ads and more as the event gets under way. And make sure you pick up your Pearl Pass--it's your card for special holiday savings at more than 75 Pearl District businesses....

After we designed our new website using one of Woo Themes' superb and sublime Wordpress themes, we submitted our URL to their customized theme showcase. Now, we're happy to report that our site is part of Woo Themes' very first Showcase Showdown! Check out the contest, and don't forget to vote! Learn more about Wordpress-based Web sites....

Here are some recent ads that DBDA has created for Wilfs Restaurant for Edible Portland, Explore the Pearl and Portland Monthly. All of the ads focus on a similar theme of organic, sustainable fare with live Jazz entertainment that is also both organic and sustainable....

OK, we're actually welcoming some new clients, but we prefer to think of them as partners. You see, for the time that we are strategizing and planning how to best to sell your business, service or product, we are doing it like we are on-staff, not as an outside consultant. We love to learn the ins-and-outs of your business and take a personal interest in solving your marketing challenges. Here are some new partners we're working with now • Jacobs Heating and Cooling* • vmhCare* • V Journal • McKee Garden Design *with Herman Consulting...