GIFTS FROM $26 TO $50

  • The Steven, Laptop Case
     
    November 17th, 2010
     
    Uh, a crocheted laptop case that empowers people to rise above poverty? Sign me up. Using materials sourced from local vendors, this thin laptop sleeve will do all sorts of ...
     
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  • Cats Let Nothing Darken Their Roar 2011
     
    October 27th, 2010
     
    I keep threatening to get one of these for myself, and I figure I best follow through this year. As usual, each month features strange phrases that have the letters ...
     
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  • Themis Mobile from Artecnica
     
    October 25th, 2010
     
    Mobiles aren't just relegated for above a baby's crib, you know. They're a great way to add movement and energy to a dull corner/space, and this mobile by Clara ...
     
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  • William Wallet
     
    October 18th, 2010
     
    Yes, those of you searching for a thinner alternative to the regular bulky wallets can now breathe a sigh of relief, for Kristen Wentrcek (of
     
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  • Librate Vase
     
    October 8th, 2010
     
    This vase changes position based on the amount of water and the length of your flowers. Makes for an interesting arrangement when there's several grouped together. Nice.
     
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  • Wine Cork Stoppers and Pourer
     
    September 10th, 2010
     
    I love these new Wine Cork stoppers designed by Aurélien Barbry. The Wine Pourer (right) is pretty clever too, as its top ensures a proper seal. With more and ...
     
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  • Optical Mixer by Naef Toys
     
    August 4th, 2010
     
    The Optical Mixer (Optischer Farbmischer) can demonstrate aspects of color theory when spinning the top with one of the seven interchangeable discs. So, you can buy it for color teaching ...
     
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  • Messograf
     
    July 28th, 2010
     
    Whoa, check out the new Theo site, the little brother/alter ego of Thorsten van Elten. It's chock full of interesting objects for sale and the website is a sight ...
     
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  • Mysterious Mushroom Puzzle
     
    July 14th, 2010
     
    I guarantee you've never solved a puzzle like this. The Mysterious Mushroom Puzzle is a set of engraved mushrooms that fit together in a six inch birch square. Each mushroom ...
     
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  • Royal VKB Herb Garden
     
    April 30th, 2010
     
    Organize all your fresh herbs together in one spot, with scissors at the ready to cut however much you need. Material: Melamine Dimensions: 15.4" x 6.9"h x 4.5
     
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  • TK:ARO Glass Water Bottle
     
    April 28th, 2010
     
    That's right, a glass water bottle that is reusable, recyclable, transportable and dishwasher safe. But what about the glass, hmm? Afraid it'll break? As long as you keep it from "...
     
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  • Ultra Flat Wall Clock
     
    April 27th, 2010
     
    Designed by Thomas Buchheim, this super thin wall clock is just the thing to inject some color into your day. It measures in at just half an inch thick, which ...
     
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  • Geemo Building Toy
     
    April 23rd, 2010
     
    Toy? I'd classify this thing as more of an awesome-strange-plaything-slash-art-object, because 'toy' doesn't quite cover it. Each piece has three flexible arms with magnetic tips, so you can build all ...
     
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  • Zero Waste Bag
     
    April 23rd, 2010
     
    Add another reusable tote to your must-have list: this lightweight bag is made from a single sheet of #2 plastic and, just like the Ty Shower Curtain, you can write/draw ...
     
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  • Cristian Zuzunaga Colour Chart Bag
     
    February 24th, 2010
     
    If you can't afford (or find) Cristian Zuzunaga's artwork, maybe this colourful tote bag will give you enough of a fix. If you're not familiar with his work, take a ...
     
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  • PowerFilm Rollable Solar Charger
     
    February 15th, 2010
     
    You know, for when you're lost in the desert (or camping, as the case most likely will be). Or maybe you'll use it daily if you get enough sunshine through ...
     
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  • Postcards from Penguin
     
    February 5th, 2010
     
    Do you know how Penguin books got started? Well, here you go*. A shortened version for those of you too lazy to click on the link: A collection of 100 postcards, ...
     
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  • Candleholder with matches
     
    February 3rd, 2010
     
    This reminds me of the Candle with matchbox (which, btw, I can't find for sale online anymore), in that it conveniently integrates the match box into the design of the ...
     
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