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We connect you with useful, durable and enjoyable objects that will become your daily companions.

Everything at Short Wave is thoughtfully designed and passionately crafted by people who take pride in their work. These objects will move through life with you for many years to come if you treat them with the respect and care they deserve.

Short Wave's Values

Short Wave is here to connect you with things you will cherish and use every day so that you can reduce waste by buying less, and truly enjoy the things you have.

The items offered here feature:

Low environmental impact materials

Thoughtful design & quality craftsmanship

Ethical labor practices

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in beautiful downtown Astoria, OR

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255 14th St.
Astoria, OR 97103

(503) 308-9014

Mon: 11am - 6pm
Tues: Closed
Wed: Closed
Thurs: 11am - 6pm
Fri: 11am - 6pm
Sat: 11am - 6pm
Sun: 11am - 4pm

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