GIFTS OVER $100

  • Aldo Bakker Tableware Pieces
     
    April 15th, 2009
     
    Holy moly, these are absolutely beautiful. I'm flabbergasted. Designer: Aldo Bakker Water Carafe, $229.00, Buy it here. Vinegar Flask, $189.00, Buy it here. Oil Can, $129.00, Buy it here. Salt Cellar, $129.00, Buy it here.
     
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  • Akanbe Folding Basket
     
    April 13th, 2009
     
    A basket that becomes a rug...you can't say that for all those wicker versions out there, but you can for this little guy. Seems like it would be really ...
     
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  • Table Tap
     
    April 13th, 2009
     
    Looking more like something out of a science lab than what you would use to serve your guests, this 'Table Tap' makes the ordinary ol' water jug seem a bit ...
     
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  • Niche Centerpiece
     
    March 3rd, 2009
     
    Such an interesting piece with a really reasonable price tag... niche can quite simply be considered a domestic sculpture. the composition of formally complex pieces results in a unique and ...
     
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  • The Grandest Entrance by Kiel Mead
     
    February 24th, 2009
     
    Knock, and it shall open unto you, because it's a door knocker. Walnut and brass. designer: Kiel Mead dimensions: 12"h x 7"w $300.00, Buy it here. Update: This item is no ...
     
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  • Ibride Trays (round 2)
     
    February 10th, 2009
     
    Ibride keeps hammering out weirdly amusing trays that have some of us itching to clear some wall space (those of us that 'collect things'). As one can see in the ...
     
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  • DNA Mini Portrait
     
    December 16th, 2008
     
    Whoa, this is much more affordable gift idea than the larger version ($790.00) we posted a while ago. Pretty straightforward: you or your gift recipient get a kit with a DNA ...
     
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  • Tina Frey Designs
     
    December 11th, 2008
     
    The organic translucent vessels by Tina Frey are lovely. Modern designs in resin. Tina Frey Designs is a collection of home accessories, useful objects and jewelry by San Francisco-based designer ...
     
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  • Applause Machine
     
    December 4th, 2008
     
    Forget self-help books, this little machine will boost your confidence in no time. Designer: Martin Smith. Manufactured: By Laikingland in the UK. Description: Push the button and the Applause Machine ...
     
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  • Handpresso Espresso Maker
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    I'm not a huge espresso fan, but if I was, I'd be all sorts of into this: no electricity needed and you could take it anywhere when traveling. Might be ...
     
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  • Seletti Skip Rope and Vita Weights
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    If giving either of these as gifts, I'd suggest careful wording and/or explanation, as in, "You certainly don't need these, but..." Seletti Leather Skip Rope: $60.00, Buy it here. Seletti's ...
     
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  • Bound Skarf by Sruli Recht
     
    November 25th, 2008
     
    Sruli Recht is one of my favorite designers to check out (if you take a quick look through his site you'll see why) and his Bound Skarf looks like a ...
     
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  • Solar-Powered Laptop Bag
     
    November 14th, 2008
     
    That's right, all those times when you were low on battery life, just think of how this would have come in handy. Well, fret no more, you can now carry ...
     
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  • Play and Display Frame (Set of 3)
     
    November 13th, 2008
     
    So smart. These frames allow you to switch out your favorite records as often as you wish. Make a feature of your favorite vinyl record covers with these clever frames. ...
     
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  • Black-on-Black Digital Watch
     
    November 13th, 2008
     
    If any 'modernist' (term being used loosely here) has a bare wrist, this watch could be the perfect addition to their wardrobe. A simple, elegant design, this watch has a ...
     
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  • Vers 1.5r Sound System
     
    November 7th, 2008
     
    This looks to have a compact footprint and great style, so you have little excuse for settling on less-than-par sound for your iPod. By popular demand, we've created the ideal ...
     
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  • Cross Brush
     
    November 6th, 2008
     
    Hmm, very similar to the Redemption Shoe Brush... "the cross brush is an emotionally complicated product. for people with ties to christianity, the brush represents an unorthodox, even disrespectful manipulation ...
     
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  • DESU DESIGN Masu Sushi Tray
     
    November 5th, 2008
     
    This just might be the most elegant and modern sushi tray ever. DESU DESIGN strives to make innovative products that blur the boundary between art and design. They are inspired ...
     
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