As part of a new serious called 5 Easy Pieces, we’ll be gathering our favorite for-sale stuffs from around the web that inspires creativity, individuality, and pays homage to the handmade, upcycled, recycled, vintage or just plain ol’ awesome. So stay tuned for quick lists of 5 must-haves and get ready to wish you had thought of that.
Modern Library Storage
We all have a little clutter in our lives but there’s no reason to look at it all day long. Able and Baker Designs have a method to hide your stuff and make you look smart to boot.
More at Ableandbakerdesign.com
Nail and Thread Glam
The consummate crafters As You Like It create silhouettes. Designs are customizable but check out the moose on their shop because we like.
More at Etsy.com/AsULikeIt
These dangly earrings are made from the hands of time. Clock hands, that is. Perfectly joining the familiar with the unique.
More at Iamdorkas.com
Chalk It Up
Talk about adding flair. Amy of Revived Vintage, takes gorgeous ornate vintage and vintage-inspired frames, cleans them up and paints them lovely. She adds either a mirror or high quality chalkboard (and we’re not talking chalkboard paint here) for events, restaurants, weddings or simply gorgeous home decor.
More at revivedvintage.blogspot.com
A Morse Code Cutting Board
Pete Raho designs and builds out of Gowanus Brooklyn and says, “don’t put up with disposable furniture.” As such, he builds an exquisite cutting board that you’ll never dare to part with. Each one is customized using Morse Code and made from walnut and maple wood.
More at gowanusfurniture.com
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