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Kristen Wentrcek and Andrew Zebulon Williams Wish List 2016

Kristen Wentrcek and Andrew Zebulon Williams Wish List 2016
The next holiday wish list is from Kristen Wentrcek and Andrew Zebulon Williams via Wintercheck Factory. Thanks to both of you for sharing your lists! 1. Fabri Candied Amarena Cherries, $59.95 2. Pilot Pack Black, $150.00 3. CountyComm A/B Cache, $18.95 4. A fat suit but really warm: Boys’ Duck Lined Bib Overall, $65.99 5. Smells like a wet old thesaurus: CB I Hate Purfume: In the Library, $100.00 6....Read more

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Modern Art Kitchen Towel by Craig Damrauer

Modern Art Kitchen Towel by Craig Damrauer
Oh, how we love a good kitchen towel with a witty statement. Craig Damrauer succinctly sums up the perfect response to anyone sneering at modern art. Prefer a mug? No problem. There's also a version for your favorite cook that's worth a look- especially for a gift. by Craig Damrauer screen-print on dyed linen/cotton blend 18 x 28 inches open edition Kitchen Towel (Chef) by Craig Damrauer, $50.00 Modern Art...Read more

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Price: $50.00
Available from: Artware Editions

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Klein Reid Brass top

Klein Reid Brass top
This is a sort of gift for someone who has everything. It's a toy, so it's hard not to spin it around, and it's beautiful, so even when not in use, it's a lovely little thing to look upon. Precisely turned, hand-polished and signed, each top is gift boxed with with chamois and care and spinning instructions. Handmade in USA. 3" tall. Also available directly from Klein Reid....Read more

Purchase Information:

Price: $138.00
Available from: bird

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Gregory Buntain Wish List 2016

Gregory Buntain Wish List 2016
Next up to share his wish list is Gregory Buntain from Fort Standard. Thanks Gregory! 1. Walnut Duster by Pat Kim, $30.00 2. Micropave Curved Line Earrings, $621.00 3. Lace Candle by Andrej Urem, $40.00 4. Saipua Soap: Vetiver with French Green Clay, $18.00 5. Celestial Bowls by Helen Levi 6. Copper Hemispheres, $80.00 7. Bandsaw Blade Steak Knife, $65.00 8. Hand-carved Osage Kitchen Tongs, $95.00 9. Stone Candle Sconce,...Read more

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Music Box

Music Box
If you've not already purchased a Mozartkugel Music Box, then do be sure to consider this other option from Adam + Harborth. It's a square music box that plays “The Blue Danube” by Johannes Strauss II. Think of it as the perfect gift for someone who has everything- except a modern music box, of course. Updated price and link; originally from our archives (posted Dec 18, 2014)....Read more

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Price: $95.00
Available from: Plastica

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Turrialba Volcano Silk Scarf

Turrialba Volcano Silk Scarf
So effing pretty, it's tempting to buy one for yourself rather than a loved one. Maybe you can do both, as some of these lovely scarves from Slow Factory are on sale. All are 100% silk, made in Italy. Turrialba Volcano Silk Scarf, Medium, $175.00 $140.00 54" Silk Square Ellesmere Island Silk Bracelet, $65.00 $52.00 100% Silk Heavy Twill ($5 will be donated to WWF's initiatives to preserve our oceans,...Read more

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Price: $52.00 +
Available from: Slow Factory

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Dandelight by Studio Drift

Dandelight by Studio Drift
This is another wonderful sort of object we featured years ago (2008) and now deserves an update. Lonneke Gordijn of Studio Drift first started gluing dandelion seeds to LEDs a decade ago, and I think it's now safe to say that the Dandelight is now somewhat of a design classic, made all the more certain by the MoMA Store offering it up for sale. Plus, right now, MoMA is offering...Read more

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Price: $140.00
Available from: MoMA Store

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The Possibilities Kit

The Possibilities Kit
Let your inner MacGyver out with the Possibilities Kit. Your brain power combined with a set of basic tools is all you'll need to solve small setbacks. The kit includes a small pry bar, a Phillips and Flathead screw key, 2 runt clips, 2 aviation cable key rings, one S-biner, 5 key maintenance rings, and a waterproof delrin capsule, all stored within a black tin case. Keep one in your...Read more

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Price: $75.00
Available from: Best Made Co.

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True Colors Vase Collection

True Colors Vase Collection
So pretty... any one of these vases will get you out of a pinch when it comes to selecting a gift. Dutch designer Lex Pott has made each vase from a different metal, with each cylinder shape showcasing both an oxidized and a highly polished finish. This contrast of organic patina and polished metal makes for a spectacular-yet-subtle statement. by &Tradition & Lex Pott Oxidation is a natural process, each...Read more

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Price: $130.00 - 395.00
Available from: A+R Store

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Tré Wee Wish List 2015

Tré Wee Wish List 2015
Tré Wee, CEO & Co-founder of The Loppist, is next in line to share his wish list. Thank you, Tré, for such a varied list! From Tré: 1. ​A​n exciting journey that examines how history’s greatest philosophers and religious figures have answered life’s most fundamental question: What is happiness and how do I achieve it? Happiness: A Philosopher's Guide, $16.49 2. Artfully blends precision engineering with immaculate design: u-JAYS On-ear...Read more

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Sony FES Watch

Sony FES Watch
If you know someone who definitely doesn't want an AppleWatch, but would still appreciate a wristwatch, take a look at the Sony FES Watch. I'm not saying it's the coolest thing ever, but it is pretty fun. Using electronic paper, the watch can transform the look of its face and strap with just the touch of a button (24 design variations, by the way). Its digits are activated by your...Read more

Purchase Information:

Price: $300.00
Available from: MoMA Store

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The Floyd Platform Bed

The Floyd Platform Bed
With all the gift getting and giving craziness, some excellent furnishing options have been piling up. One of which is the Floyd Platform Bed, made by the same smarties that brought us the Floyd Leg. Engineered to be modular and sturdy, the Floyd Bed is an answer to a renter's prayers. It's both minimal and low-profile, and slots together thanks to metal supports, honeycomb core panels, and a tensioning strap....Read more

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Price: $265.00 +
Available from: Kickstarter

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Glass House Snow Globe

Glass House Snow Globe
Anyone who has ever professed love for Phillip Johnson's Glass House might like this very specific snow globe. Quoting the store, it's the "ultimate souvenir" for an admirer- "a modern icon in a nostalgic representation." There's a limited edition blue version as well ($80). "The best selling Glass House Snow Globe will now be released in limited editions in three color schemes, inspired by the photographer James Welling's iconic photographs."...Read more

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Price: $75.00 - 80.00
Available from: The Glass House Design Store

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Michael Mundy Wish List 2015

Michael Mundy Wish List 2015
Michael Mundy from anafternoonwith.com has found the time to share his list again this year. Thanks Michael! from Michael: 1. Because I never have enough wooden spoons in my kitchen: Hand Carved Japanese Spoons, $28.00 2. I'm giving some people this app. It’s a great meditation app: Headspace 3. Because everyone I work with travels a lot: Carry On Cocktail Kit, $19.98 4. I've recently met this designer and like...Read more

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San Lorenzo Money Clip

San Lorenzo Money Clip
Fold those Benjamins with this bold, oversized money clip designed by Afra & Tobia Scarpa for San Lorenzo. One continuous piece of sterling silver metal twists around to give you an efficient clip for organizing your shorter stacks. Would it be a good gift for a discerning someone who doesn't mind flashing their cash every now and then? Most certainly. Sterling silver Height 10mm length 69mm width 36mm...Read more

Purchase Information:

Price: $169.00
Available from: Wallpaper STORE

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