So many choices but here is one cool place to start. Kaufmann Mercantile. Here’s some of my favorites.
Cashmere Fingerless Gloves (Driftwood) 49.00
Pure cashmere gloves sourced from Kashmir goats. Knitted on the River Lossie in Scotland since 1797. Ribbed cuff trim for a snug fit. No-itch, 16-micron fiber. Dry clean or hand wash. Available in Natural, Navy or Grey
Double Wick Soy Candles 30.00
Double wick soy wax candles spread fragrance without the smoke. Available in Lemon & Olive Blossom, Bluegrass & Juniper, and Cucumber & Mint. U.S.A. grown ingredients. Hand poured in Virginia. Burns approx. 50 hours
Organic Chocolate Gift Set 68.00
Organic chocolate box gift set. Comes with three raw chocolate bars, eight raw cacao & agave truffles, as well as two raw chunky bars in cacao & coconut and almond flavors. Made in Brooklyn. South African-born, Brooklyn-based chocolatier Daniel Sklaar makes his raw chocolate with the mission to enhance the natural flavor of the cacao rather than concealing it with tons of sugar and other additives.
Hario Olive Wood French Press 109.00
Heat-resistant glass and stainless steel French press with olive wood finish. Double-wall construction keeps your coffee warm for longer. The French press method creates a full-bodied cup of coffee. Made in Japan since 1921.
Zippered Waxed Canvas Pouch (Olive) 35.00
Multipurpose pouch made of 18 oz Martexin Original Wax Filter Twill Canvas. Durable and water repellent, with double stitched seams. Comes in two sizes: 5 x 9 inches and 7 x 11 inches. Also available in Black and Tan. Made in Boston.
Hammered Sterling Silver Hoop Earrings 75.00
German Handcrafted Copper Cuff 98.00
100% copper cuff bracelet with rounded, hammered ends. Adjusts to fit each individual wearer’s wrist. Arrives polished to a shine, and will earn a distinctive patina over time. Designed in Berlin and hand-forged in Munich.
Leather Portfolio Case (Walnut) 252.00
Vegetable-tanned Cowhide leather portfolio case with solid brass snaps. Inspired by draftsmen’s and architects’ portfolios, but scaled down to fit 13-inch laptop, files and folders. Handmade in the U.S.A. Also comes in Tan. 13 ½ in. x 9 in. x 1 in.
NATURAL LIP BALM 10.00
Formulated and hand-poured in Brooklyn, these natural lip balms contain natural ingredients including coconut oil, beeswax, jojoba oil and shea butter to moisturize and exfoliate dry, chapped lips. The added essential oils create a subtle scent, and the balm moisturizes without too shiny a finish.
Comes in three flavors: sandalwood, juniper and clove.