GIFTS BETWEEN $76-$100
Animal Shot Glasses
August 7th, 2008
If you've ever entertained the thought of collecting shot glasses for even half a second, you'll have to buy a set of these. If you're not into shots, then the ...
Lily Pond Sushi Set
July 16th, 2008
This sushi set certainly evokes a lily pond; I like how the forms are handled simply and how they manage to be fun in an understated, elegant way.
It is ...
Closely Separated Vase & I’m Boo Carafe
July 2nd, 2008
Two new(?) items from Muuto that I'm particularly liking are this vase and carafe.
Closely Separated Vase: (also available in yellow, 10.6" h), $162.00,
Buy it here.
by Michael Geertsen for Muuto
LIVROCHE Book Stand
June 13th, 2008
On first glance this bookstand looks to be rather small, but when made from stone and measuring 8.5" across it's got to be quite hefty.
Alone, this hand-carved natural stone sculpture ...
Bird Piggy Bank – Chrome
June 11th, 2008
Buck the old trend of pigs and save your money in a bird.
(Have you ever wondered why a "Piggy" bank ever became so popular? Wikipedia has a few ideas ...
June 4th, 2008
These vases are intriguing (and a little disturbing).
Gala Vase, $230.00, Buy it here.
Georgia Porcelain Vase, $440.00,
Buy it here.
Salvador Vase, $90.00, Buy it here.
Hand Hooks (Frosted)
May 15th, 2008
The hand hooks by Harry Allen are now available in frosted acrylic(!).
Bestow Vase/Candle Holder, $75.00,
Buy it here.
"Flowers and candles are nice, but they look so much nicer ...
Crystal Cloud and Pig Cooking Lid
May 7th, 2008
If you haven't checked out MoMA's Destination: Japan, head on over there and take a look- it's kind of fascinating.
Crystal Cloud, Yumiko Yoshimoto, 1979:
"Water in this cloud-shaped glass sculpture ...
(Spherical) Bird Houses
May 5th, 2008
Such a perfect modern home for our feathered friends...
"Designers Gavin Christman and Kate Knapp created the Bird House as a response to the disappearing habitats of small North American ...
April 21st, 2008
This could possibly become a classic in the years to come.
"A very simple but very chic design, the LED watch successfully brings digital iconography into the world of fashion. ...
March 19th, 2008
If you love roller skates as much as I do, then your heart might have skipped a beat when you saw this.
"Roller Stop is a roller skate cast in ...
March 18th, 2008
Jason Miller now has a set of dinner plates (four on left) and dessert plates (four on right, not shown to scale) to continue with his "Seconds" series. While I ...
Leather Handle Topiary Sheers
March 13th, 2008
I can honestly say I've never admired Topiary Sheers before.
"Inspired by the design of sheep shears, the Leather Handle Topiary Shears (2005) have a one-handed grip which positions the hand ...
Gnome Puzzle Set
January 18th, 2008
If puzzles have gone by the wayside, this is sure to bring back a little nostalgia, or at least a few itchy fingers. (Engage your brain folks!)
"Numbered limited edition ...
Smoked Root Bowls
December 31st, 2007
The natural sculptural quality of these bowls would add an earthy feel/texture to a room...
"Artisans handcarve the discarded root balls of Chinese fir trees into magnificent bowls that ...
December 26th, 2007
This would be quite a handy bag to have around; three different shapes are possible for all sorts of things...
"The simplicity of the Furoshiki Bag is pure genius. Thanks ...
Money Box by Kensaku Oshiro
December 17th, 2007
Porcelain egg with coin slot. The only way to get your money out is to break the egg. Ironically, the egg costs more than it will likely hold, unless you ...
December 15th, 2007
There are so many things from Walteria Living that are noteworthy, I can't pick just one. Loads of excellent gift options for those on your list that are hard to ...