Thanks to the magic of e-commerce, you can now shop online from some of my favorite local boutiques in the New York City area including handmade goods from Brooklyn. I've compiled a list of of chic and simple home goods that would make a charming addition to your home, or a great hostest gift! Keep reading for sources:
1 - Pick Up Sticks Tea Towel - $28 - Hand printed in Brooklyn, this fun linen towel has a playful print resembling pick up sticks.
2 - The NoMad Cookbook, Signed Copy - $100 - This book highlights the best "refined yet approachable" recipes from a favorite Flatiron restaurant in the NoMad Hotel. The beautiful neighborhood photographs and bonus cocktail recipes add to the delight.
3 - Modern Dinner Bells - $60 - This updated, modern dinner triangle on leather hanger is the perfect way to signal dinner time. Ring-a-ling-ling!
4 - Striped Circles Tangerine Pillow - $110 - This bright, screen-printed geo-patterned pillow made by the amazing Rebecca Atwood in Brooklyn will be a much welcomed pop of color to a love seat or on an outdoor lounger.
5 - Cheeseboard Animals - $140 - This maple cutting board hosts a ceramic sheep, cow and goat to help identify each cheese in your charcuterie setup.
6 - Pinched Fold Mug - $28 - I love the unique shape of these handmade ceramic mugs hailing from Brooklyn.
7 - Watercolor Pillow - $175 - Designed in Brooklyn and printed in Pennsylvania, these cheerful fabrics were created by digitizing watercolor swatches.
8 - Striped Tapers - $25 for set of 2 - Made in neighboring Trenton, New Jersey these elegant tapers will light up a drab table vignette.
9 - Frayed Edge Linen Napkin Set - $11.20 for set of 2 - These opaque soft linen napkin sets add a great low key vibe to your table setup.
10 - Rooftop, Saturday Candle - $38 - Poured and packaged in New York, this beauty smells of orange blossom, gin fizz and bergamot - so Williamsburg!
11 - Hawkins New York Candle - $48 - These soy wax candles have scents reminiscent of various seasons in upstate maker's town, Hudson, New York.
12 - Bottle Grinder Spice Mill Set - $60 - These minimalistic Scandinavian inspired salt and pepper grinders are fun to look at and easy to grip.
13 - Brick Blanket - $265 - This wool hand sticked blanket is as cozy as it is unique.
14 - Spice Holder & Spoon - $42 - If anything will make you want to set out some spices, it's these adorable stoneware spice holders reminiscent of a miniature oyster plate. Each holder comes with a mini wooden spoon.
15 - Triangles Napkin Set - $70 for set of 4 - For a slight hint of the 80s, deck your tables with these linen napkins printed in mini triangles.