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Step Inside the Perfectly Curated, Light-Filled Spartan Shop in Portland

We visit the Portland-based Spartan shop to check out their perfectly curated collection of objects designed by independent designers.

Whether you’re visiting it in person or just browsing online, Spartan is one of those perfectly curated boutique shops that makes you spend hours perusing its collection of objects designed by independent designers and makers (trust us, we’ve been there, done that). Founded by Currie Person, Spartan has everything you could want for your home, from ceramics and home decor to bags and apothecary goods.

It’s been more than a decade since Currie has opened the Portland shop, and since then, Spartan has expanded into a studio that sources, styles, and strategizes for interior designers, hotels, restaurants, commercial and residential spaces. We’re thankful to have been able to catch up with Currie to talk more about how the business has changed since she’s started the shop and, of course, some of the special pieces currently in Spartan. Read on…
Why did you pick this city"
My husband and I fell in love with Portland on a road trip and moved here six years ago. We waited for several years before we relocated the shop from Austin to Portland because we wanted to acquire a deep understanding of the community we were coming into. We took our time hunting for a location with as much space and natural light as we could afford (critical for happiness in the rainy months). Finally, two summers ago, we...
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Abbotts Creek Community Center / Clark Nexsen

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Refurbishment of the Lateral Building of the Monastery of San Clodio / OLAestudio

Build a spa in a stone box.The current Hotel Monumento de San Clodio in Leiro is one of the most important pieces of Galician monastic architecture. Annex to the set were the ruins of the stables and cellar. A large stone caisson with remains of the...
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SOM's Timber Tower System Successfully Passes Strength Testing

The recent trend in timber-framed architecture may just be beginning.
19-08-2016 19:21 - ( architecture )
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Mod Mix Monday #177

viaI adore the paint finish on the walls in this obviously old house.The simplicity of the tree is refreshing. Speaking of a simple tree....mine is very simple. Right now it only has lights on it and that may be as far as it gets this year.Or I...
23-12-2014 00:16 - ( interior decoration )
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Folk Culture Center / Lacime Architects

The project is located in the planned 12 sq. Km??Jiashan High Speed Rail New Town. As the origin location of water street core, the importance is self-evident.
12-10-2018 19:39 - ( architecture )
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Hangmei International Smart Town Demo Area / BDCL

The master plan of Hangmei International Smart Town is to build a ?Town with Heart? with the power to attract and retain talents, based on which, the place can evolve into a modern science and technology town of enduring development.The planned...
14-09-2018 19:33 - ( architecture )


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Lin'an Sports and Culture Center / Architectural Design & Research Institute of Zhejiang University

Lin\'an City is famous for its landscape. The idea of this project originated from the landscape of Lin\'an. Using the freehand brushwork method, it outlines the landscape of the mountains and rivers, which is consistent with the profound...
31-05-2018 19:33 - ( architecture )
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CHROFI and McGregor Coxall Propose a Woodland Cemetery Without Headstones

CHROFI and McGregor Coxall have designed Acadia Remembrance Sanctuary as a ?bushland cemetery for a secular society.? The architects are proposing a burial ground located in the idyllic setting of a conservation woodland area on the outskirts of...
28-05-2016 19:22 - ( architecture )
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Borrowing From The Boys: Jane Birkin knows How

Jane Birkin knows how to borrow from the boys. The post Borrowing From The Boys: Jane Birkin knows How appeared first on Vicki Archer.
28-04-2017 19:07 - ( general decoration )
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Cumarú Apartment by Diego Revollo Arquitetura

Located in São Paulo, Brazil, this inspiring apartment was designed by Diego Revollo Arquitetura. Description by Diego Revollo Arquitetura The young owners of this apartment in Alto de Pinheiros, São Paulo, wanted an...
27-09-2018 19:40 - ( architecture )
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Mangwon-Scope / Boundaries architects

Flowing ViewThe site is located in Mangwon-dong in Seoul, South Korea. On a limited site with an area of only 70m2 and the intent to lease the building by each floor, the exterior stairs became the project?s most important (and perhaps inevitable)...
29-09-2018 19:38 - ( architecture )


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Kurian Philip Residence / Wallmakers

Home is a partnership between the creator and provider. The creator being the architect and provider, the client. Nothing was more important to make a building like Kurien\'s residence than this divine and sturdy partnership. Kurien Philip is a...
13-09-2018 19:28 - ( architecture )
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China's New Ecology Center Takes A Crab-tivating Form

Only three years after President Xi Jinping declared, no more "weird buildings," in China, a giant mimetic crab construction on Yangcheng Lake\'s eastern shore, adds to the world\'s ever-growing list of "duck" buildings. 
07-11-2017 19:33 - ( architecture )
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