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MH40 Over Ear Headphones

MH40 Over Ear Headphones
It is all but de rigueur to have a proper pair of headphones on your head, whether at work or at home. And, let's clarify, by 'proper' I mean premium leather, perhaps some steel components, an aluminum body, and maybe some 45mm neodymium drivers for high performance. Memory foam lambskin ear pads might also be nice, right? The MH40 has all that and more- take a look at Master &...Read more

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Price: $399.00
Available from: Master & Dynamic

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Sensation Blanket by Zuzunaga

Sensation Blanket by Zuzunaga
Think of this as a color field art piece that will keep you (or your giftee) warm. The handwoven mix of 100% ecological French merino wool shows color combination at a basic level: off-white, Yellow, Red, Green and Gray are woven to create a one larger rectangle of an earthy sort of yellow ochre. This one, the Sensation blanket, is my favorite, but there are others as well: Intuition, Feeling,...Read more

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Price: $395.00
Available from: Lekker

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Stefan Boublil Wish List 2014

Stefan Boublil Wish List 2014
Stefan Boublil, the creative director of the apartment, is next to share his wish list of gifts to give/receive this holiday season. Thank you, Stefan, for taking the time to share. (If you'd like to share your list, just send us 5 to 10 links to items you want to give or get.) Stefan's own words: I must confess I have been extra-naughty this year, what with all my coveting...Read more

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Heath Teapot

Heath Teapot
If you want to score major points with someone who likes tea, you can't do much better than gifting this teapot by Heath Ceramics. Originally designed in the 1940s to work with their dinnerware, the teapot has a copper handle wrapped in leather and is microwave, dishwasher and oven safe. Consider adding a couple of Large Modern Cups to complete the set. Tea pot large in Onyx Dimensions: 7.5"D, 2...Read more

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Price: $196.00
Available from: Heath Ceramics

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Funno Pencil Sharpener

Funno Pencil Sharpener
What is this magical, mysterious thing? It looks infinitely more special than something that keeps a writing implement sharpened, but that's the whole idea- you can leave it out on your desk without offending anyone's eyes. Machined from a solid block of metal, it easily doubles as a paperweight. Do be sure to consider the Penpo Desk Organizer ($88) as well, as they'd make an excellent pairing on your desktop....Read more

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Price: $89.00
Available from: Luminaire

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Jennifer Moore Wish List 2014

Jennifer Moore Wish List 2014
Here's another shared wish list, this time from Jennifer Moore- Library Clerk, Maker, and Sustainable Style Blogger at recover girl. Thanks Jennifer! (If you'd like to share your list, just send us 5 to 10 links to items you want to give or get.) 1. Kenzo All Over Eye Sweatshirt 2. Fine Little Day Book, €30 3. A useless box, $39.99 4. Neolucida, $55.00 5. A Caroline Z Hurley Throw,...Read more

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Nut Hammer

Nut Hammer
It's a Nut Hammer. It's a pretty smart idea: a removable silicone ball holds the nut in place- just strike the hammer against a flat surface and the cast-iron head will take care of the rest. The silicone keeps flying shards at bay and minimizes the mess usually associated with cracking nuts. It'd be an excellent holiday gift. Designed by Roger Arquer for Danish house Menu. Size: 11.75" l x...Read more

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Price: $40.00
Available from: A+R Store

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Anita Johansen Day Bed

Anita Johansen Day Bed
I know, I know, you're in full gift-getting mode and have little interest in improving your home's seating options, but just take a moment to look at this daybed. Its simple ash frame nods to Nordic construction while the thin ribbing of the seat cushion adds a big dose of modernism. The size would easily fit in a hallway, conversation area, or bedroom and its quiet sophistication is friendly rather...Read more

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Price: $2,300.00 - 3,200.00
Available from: Fitzsu

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Soffio Card Wallet

Soffio Card Wallet
There's no shortage of wallets, yet to find the perfect wallet is still a goal for many. Soffio's Card Wallet is quite simple- just a leather pocket really- and has a handy thumb spot to easily retrieve your cards and cash. Also, be sure to take a look at their iPhone skins (one shown below) as well, as they'd be a great option for keeping your essential cards with you...Read more

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Price: €35.00
Available from: Soffio Online Store

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Decanterlights

Decanterlights
Remember Lee Broom's Crystal bulb? Well, take that idea a step further and you've got his Decanterlights in all their fine hand-cut, lead crystal glory. Originally devised from vintage decanters, these replicas will make a lovely sort of statement above a bar or dining table. Pick between the Bell, Square and Tulip shapes, or mix several for a bigger statement. Material: Hand-cut lead crystal Size: 3.5" w x 5.5" h...Read more

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Price: $365.00
Available from: A+R Store

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Soma Black Water Filter + Carafe Limited Edition

Soma Black Water Filter + Carafe Limited Edition
You're such a snob for wanting the black version of the Soma Water Filter, but that's okay because a) aesthetics do matter when it comes to the discerning design enthusiast, and b) $15 of each sale will go straight to the nonprofit Charity:Water organization which supports access to clean, uncontaminated water for people in developing nations. Soma's filter and carafe are made of a biodegradable filter (made of coconut shell...Read more

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Price: $99.00
Available from: A+R Store

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DIY Konstructor Camera

DIY Konstructor Camera
How do you keep someone busy? Give them a DIY Konstructor Camera. It's a 35mm SLR camera, and you put it together yourself, thereby learning the mechanics of analog photography. There's a top-down viewfinder, a multiple exposure function, a "bulb" function for long exposures, and a detachable 50mm f/10 lens. It's appropriate for ages 12 and up, so consider it as a gift for a niece/nephew or a curios co-worker....Read more

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Price: $35.00
Available from: MoMA Store

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Pacific Printed Silk Scarf by Kelly Lynn Jones

Pacific Printed Silk Scarf by Kelly Lynn Jones
What do you get your favorite lady (or confident-in-his-masculinity male) friend when you're out of ideas? A silk scarf that's beautiful and compliments any style. This Pacific Printed Silk Scarf by Kelly Lynn Jones fits the bill as it features a photographic print of (you guessed it) the Pacific ocean. Plus, it's way more affordable than it looks. There's also a Pink Balloons Printed Silk Scarf worth checking out. 26"...Read more

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Price: $69.00
Available from: Vacation Days

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HELLO! My Name Is LED Nametag Kit

HELLO! My Name Is LED Nametag Kit
Oh, the endless conferences and meet-and-greets. Instead of filling out yet another nametag, showcase your soldering skills with a DIY HELLO! My Name Is LED Nametag Kit. Is it a teensy bit nerdy? Yes. Is it also kind of fun and cool? Yes. Consider it as a gift for someone not afraid of melting metal. "Each kit includes 50 red LEDs that you solder in place to spell out up...Read more

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Price: $19.99
Available from: Maker Shed

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Cats Let Nothing Darken Their Roar Calendar 2015

Cats Let Nothing Darken Their Roar Calendar 2015
Up for your 2015 calendar consideration is Noa Bembibre's Cats Let Nothing Darken Their Roar Calendar. This is its seventh year in production, and, as usual, each month features odd phrases that hold the month's letters. Subtle colors lends a nice variation throughout the year. Produced in a limited edition of 500. Four-color printing on matte paper. Designer: Noa Bembibre Country: Finland Date: 2015 Material: Paper, Silver Printed Envelope Dimensions:...Read more

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Price: $45.00
Available from: Cooper Hewitt Shop

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