GIFTS OVER $100

  • Ernst Gamperl Vessels
     
    July 3rd, 2008
     
    I'm completely in love with these vessel-like shapes by Ernst Gamperl. Taken from trees that have naturally fallen due to effects of time, each one is meticulously carved from wet ...
     
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  • Closely Separated Vase & I’m Boo Carafe
     
    July 2nd, 2008
     
    Two new(?) items from Muuto that I'm particularly liking are this vase and carafe. Closely Separated Vase: (also available in yellow, 10.6" h), $162.00, Buy it here. by Michael Geertsen for Muuto ...
     
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  • Ivory Bank Pig
     
    June 17th, 2008
     
    This might be sort of a cute gift idea... Measures 9 x 4.5 x 6.5 inches. Made from glazed ivory ceramic.
     
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  • Muse Collection
     
    June 4th, 2008
     
    These vases are intriguing (and a little disturbing). Gala Vase, $230.00, Buy it here. Georgia Porcelain Vase, $440.00, Buy it here. Salvador Vase, $90.00, Buy it here.
     
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  • Bubble Necklace
     
    May 21st, 2008
     
    An excellent choice for a gift, perhaps? "Designers Marina and Susanna Sent belong to a family which has worked for generations in Murano, the ancient center for the production of ...
     
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  • ‘Tougher than Leather’ Skateboard & ‘Zeus’ Letter Opener
     
    May 13th, 2008
     
    While neither of these are the most practical accoutrements, they are curious objects that some of you might enjoy collecting. 'Tougher than Leather' Skateboard: 480 € Buy it here. "How old ...
     
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  • Phonofone II – Limited Edition Black
     
    May 8th, 2008
     
    The Phonofone II is now available in black(!). "Through passive amplification alone, these unique pieces instantly transform any personal music player + earbuds into a sculptural audio console. Without the use ...
     
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  • Crystal Cloud and Pig Cooking Lid
     
    May 7th, 2008
     
    If you haven't checked out MoMA's Destination: Japan, head on over there and take a look- it's kind of fascinating. Crystal Cloud, Yumiko Yoshimoto, 1979: "Water in this cloud-shaped glass sculpture ...
     
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  • Crystal Barware by Ted Muehling
     
    May 1st, 2008
     
    These are absolutely lovely, no doubt about it, but man, you'd think they'd almost be too precious to use. "Inspired by the whimsical sensibilities of warm weather and the fantastical ...
     
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  • re:vision (Camera Component bracelets)
     
    April 23rd, 2008
     
    These are so very clever(!)...keep in mind that each piece is unique and apparently sells fast. "re:vision is the product of Craig Arnold's unbridled passion for cameras, recycling ...
     
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  • Heather Frazier Mobile, White/Green
     
    April 3rd, 2008
     
    This fluttery mobile would add a soft movement to a corner spot or area. White with an accent of green. 7 x 36 inches.
     
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  • Bluelounge Sanctuary Charging Station
     
    April 2nd, 2008
     
    Charging stations are abundant nowadays, but it's rare that one comes so close to simplicity as this one. "The simple and compact design conceals a universal charger compatible with over 1500 ...
     
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  • Camber, Rift, and Samara Mobiles
     
    March 25th, 2008
     
    Mobiles are an excellent way to take advantage of all that empty space above our heads. Plus, watching a mobile move slowly around is supposed to help you relax, and ...
     
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  • “Seconds” Plates
     
    March 18th, 2008
     
    Jason Miller now has a set of dinner plates (four on left) and dessert plates (four on right, not shown to scale) to continue with his "Seconds" series. While I ...
     
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  • Graf-Lantz Wine Bottle Holders
     
    March 5th, 2008
     
    If you're the sort to bring wine bottles to dinner parties, you'll most likely appreciate these holders which seem to be properly constructed and restrained. Thick merino felt; vegetable tanned ...
     
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  • Contura Ring (Platinum 10mm)
     
    February 29th, 2008
     
    Whoa. I don't know if I would pleased or freaked out if someone wanted my profile on their finger, but it's bound to be impressive no matter what the initial ...
     
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  • Carved Wood Birds by Roost
     
    February 22nd, 2008
     
    While Roost has done many a carved animal, including a Carved Wood Deer Head and many wall-worthy Carved Wood Trophy Heads, now they've applied their expertise to a collection of ...
     
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  • Ficucia Magnetic Vases + Candleholders
     
    February 20th, 2008
     
    These seem to be popping up everywhere online recently... "Fiducia means faith or confidence in Latin - this group of candlesticks and vases cannot stand alone, but only gain their ...
     
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