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Valentine's Wish List: Editors' Top 10 Picks

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Feb 12, 2015 01:03 AM
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by Julie Carlson last modified Feb 11, 2015

Ten useful and beautiful presents for the design lover. Above: Melted Picardie glasses; a set of  Two Clear Tipsy Glasses  is £23 ($35) from Loris & Livia. Above: Sarah likes to add a splash of June Taylor's versatile, light-bodied Fruit Syrups to white wine. June makes the syrups in small batches in her Berkeley stillroom; prices start at $12 for the 7.5-ounce size. Photograph via Quitokeeto . Above: Discovered by Margot's next-door-neighbor Felicity, double-sided  Perfetto Pencils by graphic designer Louise Fili are $13.95 from Princeton Architectural Press. Above: Justine is a fan of Boston-based  Niho Kozuru's Handmade Beeswax Candles  available on Etsy; prices start at $50. Above: The matte Pink Ceramic Tea Pot , made in Japan by Claska, is $50 from Alder & Co. (It's on all our wish lists).  Above: The Sleep Shirt of Canada began with a 19th-century chemise found by Alexandra Suhner Isenberg at a vintage menswear stall in London's Spitalfield's market. Margot's pick is the company's  Long Sleep Shirt in oatmeal linen; $290 CAD ($230.39 USD), and there are lots of other options available.  Above: Designed by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for Iittala, the mouth-blown Ruutu line of 10 diamond-shaped vases—available in five sizes and seven colors—are meant to be mixed and matched. Our favorite, the 5.5-inch-high Salmon Pink Ruutu Vase  (center) is $195. Above: The best interiors book you don't know about:  Down the Long Driveway, You'll See It ; $65 NZD ($48 USD). Above: The solid brass Keychain Shoehorn , handcrafted in Japan by Lue, is $32 at Alder & Co. Above: Red Hook, Brooklyn-based Cacao Prieto makes single-origin organic chocolate from Dominican beans. The Criollo Assortment is $50 and individual bars are $8. (They also make two award-winning, oak-aged  rums .) Looking for more suggestions for creative Valentine's? See: DIY: Spray-Painted Flowers Gals Only: A Galentine's Day Party DIY: Vanilla-Bean Hearts Escape to Love: Hotel L'Amour in Paris More Stories from Remodelista Editors' Picks: 12 Best Pajamas for Lounging Gift Guide: Gifts That Give Back Gift Guide: 8 Presents for the Dog Lover




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

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