GIFTS OVER $100

  • Artiphon INSTRUMENT 1
     
    March 9th, 2015
     
    Whoa. The Artiphon Instrument 1 lets you play any instrument you want with a single device. Huh? You'd best watch their Kickstarter video, as that's the quickest way to understand the ...
     
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  • Ruuto Vases
     
    March 2nd, 2015
     
    Delicate colors and various diamond-shaped sizes mean endless rearranging- in a fun sort of way. This sort of combination sets the Ruuto Vases firmly in the 'excellent gift' category. It ...
     
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  • Ceramic Self-Watering Planter
     
    February 10th, 2015
     
    Thank goodness, there's a self-watering planter that hides the fact that you suck at taking care of your plants. It's ceramic, so that in itself helps make it look nicer, ...
     
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  • Dandelight by Studio Drift
     
    February 5th, 2015
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Houses Throw by Alyson Fox
     
    January 22nd, 2015
     
    Need another throw to keep your toes warm? This one is a good choice, as it's made of 100% baby Alpaca Jacquard (by a socially sustainable collective in Peru, no less) ...
     
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  • Wood Salt & Pepper Shakers by Tomnuk Designs
     
    January 14th, 2015
     
    If your current salt & pepper situation is not appropriate for the dinner table, then maybe you need to grow up a teensy bit and buy some nice shakers. These shakers (...
     
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  • Music Box
     
    December 18th, 2014
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Picto Silicone Watch
     
    December 17th, 2014
     
    Remember the Picto Wall Clock? I know you like the simple graphics of its face and hands, but here's an idea- instead of wearing it Flavor Flav style, why don't ...
     
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  • Lostine Salt or Pepper Mill
     
    December 15th, 2014
     
    Maybe it's time to upgrade your salt and pepper mills, and, if so, you'd be smart to take a look at Lostine Design Studio's offering. Oak is dip-dyed for a ...
     
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  • SSB-2 Bookcase
     
    December 12th, 2014
     
    And you thought the SSB-1 bookcase couldn't get any better. Now it has, or rather it has spawned a new version. Behold, the SSB-2, made of powder-coated steel and shipped ...
     
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  • The Phytophiler No.2 (Mirrors) by Dossofiorito
     
    December 11th, 2014
     
    Is it a science experiment? Is it a plant pot? Is it art? Hmm, can it be all three? Functional appendages like magnifying glasses and mirrors encourage you to interact ...
     
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  • MH40 Over Ear Headphones
     
    December 10th, 2014
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Klein Reid Brass top
     
    December 10th, 2014
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Sensation Blanket by Zuzunaga
     
    December 10th, 2014
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Heath Teapot
     
    December 9th, 2014
     
    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 ...
     
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  • Libratone Zipp Speaker
     
    December 2nd, 2014
     
    There's a pretty significant savings on the Libratone Zipp Speaker- it's $279.95 down from $449.95. If you're not familiar, the Libratone Zipp is super portable thanks to its leather handle and compact ...
     
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  • Gramovox Bluetooth Gramophone
     
    November 17th, 2014
     
    Gramophones made in the 1920s did a couple of things really well; they distributed sound and made a big visual impact with their curvy, horn speakers. Considering we are all ...
     
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  • Snow Peak Wooden Stacking Mug Set
     
    November 17th, 2014
     
    Snow Peak's wooden stacking mugs might not look like much, but if you're out on a day trip, they're a perfect pairing for a full carafe of hot tea or ...
     
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