GIFTS OVER $100

  • Postalco Calfskin Envelope
     
    November 5th, 2008
     
    Whoa, this is sharp looking; too bad it costs a pretty penny (or rather forty thousand pretty pennies). Postalco began in Brooklyn, New York. Curious about the international transport of ...
     
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  • Mareike Auer Prints
     
    November 4th, 2008
     
    Holy moly, these are excellent prints in several different sizes to fit your space and budget. I love them. Prints are of original acrylic paintings. Each Mareike Aurer print has ...
     
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  • Squeezebox™ Boom
     
    October 14th, 2008
     
    Hmm...sounds like a worthy candidate for a home digital music player (if you're looking). Introducing Squeezebox Boom: the compact all-in-one network music player that combines award-winning Squeezebox functionality with ...
     
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  • Queen Anne`s Lace Tea Strainer
     
    October 3rd, 2008
     
    This is the prettiest (and most expensive) tea strainer I've ever seen. "The Queen Anne's Lace tea strainer is a small, barely concave disc of silver that is more perforation ...
     
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  • Kässeli Piggy Bank
     
    September 29th, 2008
     
    Here's a rather modern puzzle-like interpretation of the personal coin bank. "First, you get to construct the bank. Then fill it with coins, and when the time comes to collect ...
     
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  • Summer Porcelain Cup Set
     
    August 27th, 2008
     
    Seeing as the summer is drawing to a close, it's time to savor those evenings sipping refreshments. Why not do it in style from hand sculpted black and white etched ...
     
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  • Bailey Doesn’t Bark Wall Plates
     
    August 27th, 2008
     
    Hand painted details like this usually command a much higher price tag, but even if this was a little more expensive it seems understandable considering the detail (hand painted ants, ...
     
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  • GLOW Amp One
     
    August 12th, 2008
     
    I admit I know next to nothing about audio/stereo equipment. Other than the fact that the sound system I have sounds a whole lot better than just the built-in ...
     
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  • Diode watch
     
    August 8th, 2008
     
    The impressive thing about this watch is that it was originally designed way back in 1975. LIP watches have been around for over 150 years but were unavailable in the United States ...
     
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  • Witches’ Kitchen
     
    August 7th, 2008
     
    Hmm...does anyone else find the set of 'extra hands' to be a little bit creepy? This extensive collection of kitchenware was inspired by the witches and wizards of Western ...
     
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  • Faux Wax Candlestick
     
    August 7th, 2008
     
    This will save you hours of patiently waiting for wax to drip. And, if an extra zero doesn't send your wallet into hiding, turn your attention to the Vesuvius Candlestick (...
     
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  • Papier-mâché Creatures from Stray Dog
     
    August 7th, 2008
     
    These delightful papier-mâché creatures will be your friends through thick and thin, so they're well worth the price tag. And, most importantly (who needs friends anyways) they're ...
     
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  • 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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