ALL GIFTS

  • Tina Frey Designs
     
    December 11th, 2008
     
    The organic translucent vessels by Tina Frey are lovely. Modern designs in resin. Tina Frey Designs is a collection of home accessories, useful objects and jewelry by San Francisco-based designer ...
     
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  • Cheers Champagne Flutes
     
    December 10th, 2008
     
    I know these are normal-nice, and not especially amazing in design attributes, but seeing as they promote international holiday cheer you'll just have to bear it. The words may be ...
     
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  • Citylight
     
    December 10th, 2008
     
    These are an excellent way to camouflage a votive candle. The Citylight is a vellum lampshade that slides over a laser cut metal city scape, inside sits a votive candle ...
     
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  • Radiometer
     
    December 8th, 2008
     
    This might be a thoughtful gift for anyone interested in science-y type stuff. Invented in the late 1870s by chemist Sir William Crookes, a Radiometer is part science project, part ...
     
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  • Discovery 3-Foot Ultimate T-Rex Skeleton
     
    December 4th, 2008
     
    Am I a complete dork for wanting one of these? (don't answer that.) * 51 bone-like pieces * Snaps together, puzzle-style * Realistic, mid-stride pose captures the dinosaur's daunting stature * Display it on its ...
     
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  • Applause Machine
     
    December 4th, 2008
     
    Forget self-help books, this little machine will boost your confidence in no time. Designer: Martin Smith. Manufactured: By Laikingland in the UK. Description: Push the button and the Applause Machine ...
     
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  • Novel Picturebook Frame
     
    December 3rd, 2008
     
    So, if any of you book lovers were jealous of the audiophile's Play and Display Frame, now you have the same option to display some of your favorite reads (or ...
     
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  • House Candle Holder
     
    December 3rd, 2008
     
    I usually try to avoid the word 'cute' if at all possible, but this candle holder is exactly that. Cute. These stylish candle holders play on the traditional form of ...
     
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  • North American Wild Life series
     
    December 2nd, 2008
     
    Does this series by Paige Russell perhaps bring to mind that classic road trip journey? Four great 'hold anything' containers complete the set (Camper not pictured). Shown left to right: ...
     
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  • Magnetic Money-Clip/Card-Case
     
    December 2nd, 2008
     
    While I've never been particularly worried about RFID credit-card fraud, it's nice to know that this would stop it. Thin and lightweight, this money-clip wallet is made from leather-trimmed pliable ...
     
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  • KUSA
     
    December 2nd, 2008
     
    While this object might be a little off-the-beaten-path of gifts to give, you can pretty much guarantee that no one else will give the same thing (unless they read this ...
     
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  • Welcome To My World Necklace
     
    December 1st, 2008
     
    Perfect for those days when things are feeling a bit crazy... Necklace made from sterling silver with a 16" chain. Center piece : 2 1/2" wide X 1 1/2" long. $45.00, Buy it here.
     
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  • Medal of Honor By:AMT
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    These are a surefire way to cheer someone up (or yourself)...who doesn't deserve a medal of honor for something? Colors: Black, Ivory, Fluo Pink, Red Shapes: Oval, Star $20.00, Buy ...
     
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  • Handpresso Espresso Maker
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    I'm not a huge espresso fan, but if I was, I'd be all sorts of into this: no electricity needed and you could take it anywhere when traveling. Might be ...
     
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  • Seletti Skip Rope and Vita Weights
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    If giving either of these as gifts, I'd suggest careful wording and/or explanation, as in, "You certainly don't need these, but..." Seletti Leather Skip Rope: $60.00, Buy it here. Seletti's ...
     
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  • Wreath and Tree Cardboard Puzzles
     
    November 26th, 2008
     
    Happy Thanksgiving! Start the holiday season off right with this leaf pattern wreath puzzle made from 100% recycled cardboard. The smaller cardboard trees are pretty cute too. Also, don't forget to ...
     
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  • Bound Skarf by Sruli Recht
     
    November 25th, 2008
     
    Sruli Recht is one of my favorite designers to check out (if you take a quick look through his site you'll see why) and his Bound Skarf looks like a ...
     
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  • ITS OK Edition of 1 Million
     
    November 24th, 2008
     
    Multi Polar Projects is working on 1 million pieces of 'ITS OK', a phrase chosen for its calming effect during difficult times. Each phrase is hand cut from varying thickness and ...
     
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