Housewares

ASPIRE Gift Guide 2019

Emotions Planters

Sometimes you need a planter that truly expresses how you feel inside and out. These planters from Jungalow are sure to add personality to any space.

Pocket Pillows

Coral & Tusk’s Holiday 2019 collection is drawn from memories of Christmas past and designed to be loved for Christmas present and future. Their Pocket Pillows feature embroidered animals that can be removed from their pockets.

Gambalunga Candlesticks

The elegant Gambalunga seems to defy gravity. The circular base both grounds the object and catches melting wax, a reflection of Formafantasma’s studious attention to form and function.

John Derian Bowls & Plates

John Derian teamed up with Astier de Villatte to add his iconic imagery to their classic white tableware. The 19th-century-inspired patterns and images perfectly complement the handmade ceramics.

Bookends

Whether you prefer mysteries, novels, biographies, or short stories, your books will look like bestsellers housed between these Cambria bookends. Sold as a set of two.

2020 Calendar

An inspired accessory for any well-dressed desk, this hand-engraved calendar sits atop a classic nineteenth-century style brass easel. Each month features an image from Mrs. John L Strong’s distinguished collection of dies stamped in gold metallic ink.

Slab Trays

Handmade stoneware slab constructed ceramic. Trays are individually crafted and one of a kind by Kevin Dumais, an NYC based interior designer, along with husband Charlie Dumais, a lighting designer by profession. All produced out of the couple’s Bantam Connecticut Studio.

Altered Serving Bowls

Studio Joo is a brand of thoughtfully-designed, handmade objects by Brooklyn artist, Elaine Tian. All items are handmade in the Wabi-Sabi tradition. Irregular textures, marks and surfaces are part of the handmade nature of the work, and should be embraced.

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