Stocking a carefully curated selection of homewares, Spartan Shop is a one-stop location for everything home, including ceramics, kitchen utensils, vintage furniture and other objects. Spartan Shop’s owner, Currie Person, splits her time between Austin, Texas and Portland, Oregon. So after launching the business in Austin in 2008, she decided to expand by opening an outpost in the Pacific Northwest in the fall of 2016. Both shops offer classic designs as well as seasonal features. Spartan Shop 1210 SE Grand Avenue Portland, OR 97214 United States TwitterFacebookPinterest Related Stories Plein Air Café Drawing from the impressionist ideal of painting outdoors, partners Soo Choi and Kevin Heisner have made Chicago's Plein Air Café a dreamy space. St. John Bread and Wine Opened by Fergus Henderson and Trevor Gulliver in 2003, St. John Bread and Wine combines a daily set menu with baked goods and artfully chosen wines. Do You Read Me? When it first opened its doors in 2008 in Berlin's Mitte neighborhood, this popular magazine shop presented a modest collection of 100 titles. Peter Miller Architecture Peter Miller Books has been an essential place to visit in Seattle for a quarter century. March If only we could have kitchens that are exact replicas of this beautiful San Francisco shop called March. Heide Museum of Modern Art Heide Museum of Modern Art combines contemporary art, architecture, gardens and coffee into what is a lovely way to while away your afternoon.