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  • Benbecula Letter Opener
    January 6th, 2010
    Shazam! This lethal looking letter opener designed by Enzo Mari in 1961 (for Danese Milano, Italy) still has the classic lines to catch my eyes in this year of 2010.…
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  • Cammeo Collection Ceramic Containers
    January 2nd, 2010
    This ceramic container has certainly caught my eye. It's got a great form, it's colorful, and it juxtaposes two materials not commonly seen together; ceramic and rubber. Each jar comes…
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  • U Kindle Case by Hard Graft
    December 16th, 2009
    The whole collection of cases and bags by Hard Graft are simple and just look really sophisticated. The U Kindle case is nice because it's better than that silly case…
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  • Accordion Storage Folder
    November 23rd, 2009
    It's hard to tell how this differs from the Semikolon Rainbow File ($32). The corners and edges are reinforced with plastic for extra strength, so perhaps it would be a…
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  • Pascal Charmolu & Born In Sweden’s Watering Can
    October 28th, 2009
    Hello, hello. Check out this snazzy watering can by Pascal Charmolu. A flexible hose ensures water goes where you want it while a magnet keeps the hose upright/attached when not…
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  • Skull Candle
    October 22nd, 2009
    In the spirit of things slightly scary (or very scary?), this skull candle sure doesn't mess around. Comes in a custom gift box tied with a black silk ribbon. Designer:Douglas…
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  • Estetico Quotidienne (“Daily Aesthetics”) Gas Tank
    June 1st, 2009
    Do you remember the Daily Aesthetics Collection posted a while ago? Well, in addition to the porcelain paper bags and milk cartons, there's a gas tank as well. That's right,…
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  • Ceramic Pinch Bowl, Blooming Bulb Set
    April 27th, 2009
    Maybe for Mother's Day? If you need other ideas, check out our Gift Guide. This Pinch Bowl Bulb Set by...Jonathan Adler includes a gorgeous ceramic pinch bowl and a bag…
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  • Supermarket Finds
    April 23rd, 2009
    A a few fun finds from Supermarket... Orchid Necklace (plastic): $95.00, Buy it here. Hang Out, Set of 2: $28.00, Buy it here. Goodesign Concept Tee: $24.00, Buy it here.…
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  • Cedar Sake Vessel
    April 6th, 2009
    I don't make a practice of drinking sake, but this vessel by designer Shunji Kurimori might convince me to start. Kurimori’s Cedar Sake Bottle is made using old cedar trees…
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  • Jupiter Bucket and Vase
    March 24th, 2009
    This makes me want to get my hot glue gun out, though I doubt the end result would look as nice as these. Molded from colored hot glue. Vase bottom…
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  • Solar Birdhouse
    March 16th, 2009
    This birdhouse absorbs sunlight throughout the day so that at night it can be a very visible landing pad for your feathered friends. Description: Solar Birdhouse, Meranti wood Dimensions: 18…
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  • MyPaperBag (Leather)
    March 4th, 2009
    Hmm...a leather bag masquerading as a paper bag. Interesting. ‘My Paper Bag’ was designed by Ramon Middelkoop of Rotterdam. It is made from 100% leather, is vegetable tanned and produced…
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  • Geo-Birdhouse
    February 24th, 2009
    This is quite possibly the coolest birdhouse ever. Inspired by the geodesic dome popularized by architect Buckminster Fuller. Its rounded shape makes an ideal nesting place for wrens, finches, swallows,…
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  • Faceted Jewelry
    February 16th, 2009
    The faceted surfaces of this wood ring and leather pendant make for interesting accessories. Unfortunately, the key pendant (which is not faceted, but had to be showcased anyway) is out…
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