GIFTS OVER $100
Sbriciola Bread Cutting Board
May 14th, 2012
Corral bread crumbs easily with this cutting board from Alessi. As you slice bread, crumbs fall between the slats into the tray below, which then pulls out for quick cleaning. ...
Cafino Coffee Maker
May 11th, 2012
No filter bag needed for this coffee maker. The Cafino has a double stainless steel mesh sieve that fits into a heat resistant borosilicate glass cylinder. Simply place your ground ...
Nomu Tea Set
April 30th, 2012
Need an upgrade your tea ritual? The ceramic Nomu teapot has a removable cork sleeve that has two functions- it keeps your hands comfortable while pouring and it keeps your ...
Handmade Cedar Wood Rope Swing
April 13th, 2012
If you have a tree where a swing would work and 150 bucks lying around*, what are you waiting for? The weather is nice and ripe for appreciation, and a tree ...
Scrabble Typography Edition
March 23rd, 2012
Oh my, now the diehards of the design set can have an aesthetically pleasing Scrabble game. Scrabble enthusiasts might find fault with aspects of the board (no colors?!), yet there's ...
Dip-Dyed Baguette Boards
March 20th, 2012
Who knew adding a little milk paint to a plain serving board would make it so much better? The folks that made these, that's who. A little stripe action and ...
iErnest camera strap
March 1st, 2012
Ooo, take a look at this very nice camera strap. It has an elastic shock absorber (it's adjustable) to reduce neck and shoulder pressure as well as a few extra ...
February 23rd, 2012
This vase allows you to switch out the top for specific arrangements. Have a bigger bouquet? Use the wider mouth. Have a single stem? Use the tiny one. Three options ...
January 16th, 2012
If you're on the go and don't want to put up with an iPhone-based synthesizer, or perhaps you're an ultralight musician, the Pocket Piano from Critter & Guitari just might ...
Menorah by Josh Owen
December 20th, 2011
How about a hefty menorah? This one by Josh Owens is made of solid cast iron and has an integrated tray to catch wax drippings (or a used match). Happy ...
December 20th, 2011
This might be the best gift ever, unless the recipient is extremely clumsy. It's a whole ecosystem completely enclosed in handblown glass. With sufficient light and a comfortable room temperature, ...
Slalom Steerable Sled
December 19th, 2011
Remember how this week we'll be updating our Gifts section? Well, if you're lucky enough to have some snow, consider this for a gift this year...
When life gives you ...
One Point One Leather Pen Case
November 30th, 2011
I'll add this to the list of seriously awesome-office-products-that-I-really-don't-need-but-desperately-want. The devil is in the details, and well, it's the extremely clever and unique elastic closure that makes this product really ...
Danish Wool Blanket
November 28th, 2011
Maybe a decent throw will keep you from turning up the thermostat this winter? This colorful rhombus/triangle design will look just at home on the back of the sofa ...
November 2nd, 2011
These stacking vessels by Pia Wüstenberg are something else. It's tempting to file them under 'art' instead of 'vases'. Be prepared for a little sticker shock though, as piece ...
Dopp Kit by hard graft
October 20th, 2011
Have you ever seen a nicer wash bag? It's almost too nice to get anywhere near water, though you could protect the leather/suede with a Scotchguard-ish spray and wax. ...
October 5th, 2011
For any tea or coffee purist, you'll know that a good canister is a must in order to keep your key ingredient fresh. These hand made canisters are from Kaikado, ...
Eserro Mobile Garden365
September 20th, 2011
Remember the Food Map Containers? This is quite similar, as it gives you an option for a mobile garden. It's 23.5" wide and 39" long (and 7" deep), so there's quite a bit ...