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  • Essence Modern Wine Decanter
    December 16th, 2014
    If you're still struggling to find a gift for a wine lover, might I suggest a modern decanter such as the Essence by Iittala? It's simple and elegant, and, if…
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  • Funno Pencil Sharpener
    December 9th, 2014
    What is this magical, mysterious thing? It looks infinitely more special than something that keeps a writing implement sharpened, but that's the whole idea- you can leave it out on…
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  • Soma Black Water Filter + Carafe Limited Edition
    December 4th, 2014
    You're such a snob for wanting the black version of the Soma Water Filter, but that's okay because a) aesthetics do matter when it comes to the discerning design enthusiast,…
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  • Hide Phone Case and Card Holder
    December 1st, 2014
    Keep your phone- or your sunglasses- safe with this Hide Phone Case from Tom Dixon, or opt for the smaller Card Holder for credit and business cards. Copper plated hardware…
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  • Saikai Toki Brass Objects
    November 7th, 2014
    Let's play a game. Which of these brass items is a trivet? A paper weight? What about a bottle opener? And the items below, which one is a candle stand?…
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  • Tagliapizza Pizza Cutter
    October 3rd, 2014
    Is this a beautiful pizza cutter or what? Not that you need every single tool in your kitchen to be the best of the best, but, if you're going to…
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  • Abacus Totem Key Holder
    September 17th, 2014
    It this some sort of facial jewelry? Or perhaps a tiny dumbbell for a muscly mouse? I suppose it could be either, but, alas, it's a key holder. The Abacus…
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  • Bigshot Camera
    September 8th, 2014
    Build a fully functional digital camera! While the Bigshot Camera would be enormously effective in any learning environment, you might also benefit from understanding how science makes capturing images possible.…
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  • Moon Dominoes
    July 3rd, 2014
    Moon Dominoes! I'd guess almost all ages could play this game, though don't let any small children/toddlers get anywhere near this lovely painted wood set, or else you'll have small…
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  • Typeblocks
    June 18th, 2014
    However will you teach your children (or nieces and nephews) your favorite typography? With these blocks, of course. A different typeface whose name begins with the letter is carved upon…
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  • Shape Boards
    April 14th, 2014
    Gah! I didn't think it possible to admire a cutting board so much. This collection of Shape Boards from Bower Studio (also available from Cooper-Hewitt Shop) has my head in…
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  • Chanto Container
    March 31st, 2014
    Why, yes, this compact container is just the thing to house your smaller items. Takumi Shimamura's Chanto Containers are easily stacked, which makes them a good choice for office or…
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  • Unstuff Gifts
    December 18th, 2013
    If you've not yet got a special gift for that special someone, you're in trouble. It's either errands on foot or by car to brave the crowds or paying through…
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  • ISHUJA’s Eco-Essential Pen and Pencil
    December 17th, 2013
    Are you sick of holiday shopping yet? Yeah, me too, but this might help. If you still have one impossible person on your list, and absolutely no idea what to…
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  • Slate Mobile AirDesk
    December 16th, 2013
    If your favorite working spot is anywhere other than a desk, you might just appreciate this mobile desk called Slate. It's made from a block of pure, premium bamboo, which…
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