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April 15, 2013
Portland-based retailer Table of Contents hits all the right notes. A modern purveyor of objects and clothing from Rason Jens, Lostine, and Martino Gamper to Henrik Vibskov, Patrik Ervell, and Beatrice Valenzuela, respectively, Table of Contents opened late last year by two local designers, Joseph Magliaro and Shu Hung. Inside, the thoughtful, yet eclectic combination of glass, wood, plants, textile, and metal fill the shop and objects get arranged based on a theme, mainly to rally up the founders' varied interests. Can't make it out to 97209? Their online shop is always open 24/7.

The showroom floor. Photo via Table on Contents.

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Donald Wall's 1971 book of Paolo Soleri's work situating itself inside the bronze penta-base book rest. Photo via Sight Unseen.

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Confetti System's IKB necklaces in Yves Klein Blue. Photo via Sight Unseen.

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A walnut and cast bronze book rest holds two design books, while a quintet of Cast Cairns, produced by Table of Contents, and David Derksen's CL-16 Copper Pendant hangs out nearby. Photo via Sight Unseen.

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A trio of leather bags, accessories, wooden cutting boards, and books on display. Photo via Solestruck.

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Various goods hang out on long wooden shelves mounted on the wall with plenty of natural light infiltrating in to the right. Photo via Table of Contents.

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The showroom floor. Photo via Table on Contents.

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