Welcome to “Quick Picks” where we scour Krrb for remarkable finds and amazing pieces guided by just one word. Today’s word: Friends
Back Pack in Chicago, Illinois
It can be hard finding a functional, yet stylish purse. Unfortunately, carrying everything around in a giant plastic bag is not an option. Lucky for us Whether Bags has some less haphazard options for holding your necessities like these eco-friendly book bags ($88 each). Tucked away in Whether Bag’s Krrb corner are a lot more sustainable bags you won’t believe, like this hemp satchel ($58) and this very practical waterproof yoga mat bag ($128).
Get it all here: Krrb.com/whetherbags
Blender in the Upper West Side, Manhattan
Blenders aren’t usually the first thing that come to mind about friends but it can be a very social kitchen appliance! This blender ($75) cleverly titled “Whip It Good!…” is perfect for those occasions when you want to impress your friends with fancy blended drinks, like smoothies! Stefany’s Krrb Corner is always full with useful items in great condition. Other fun things in Stefany’s corner include this Design Within Reach bedside table ($200) and she’s even offering up Krrb.com/ManifestStefany
Baby Onesie in Downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota
Make fast friends with a baby with an organic koi onesie ($20). Jesterlou’s corner also has an organic teeshirt with a Koi fish design if your little one has long since grown out of their onesie!
Get it all here: Krrb.com/8192
Sweetheart Dress in Marquette, Madison
When you find a custom-made vintage sweetheart dress ($130) as cute as this, it will make you nostalgic for the 1950s. If red is too much, Wanderlost has a few other cute pieces to catch your eye, like this ’50s custom-made party dress ($125).
Get it all here: Krrb.com/8204
Felt Owls in Austin, Texas
Mariapalito’s Krrb corner is such a vibrant place filled with smiling toys and bright prints. These little owls ($15) are just a few felt friends you’ll find. There’s also an alphabet robot print ($15), which would be an excellent addition to any kid’s room or even your living room!
Get it all here: Krrb.com/mariapalito
Organic Tee in Williamsburg, Brooklyn
The Tafari, who we discovered through Vegan Shop-Up, have been a pleasure to know and all their products are vegan! What’s not to love?! This tee ($60) is definitely a statement piece. If you’re too shy, don’t worry Tafari also has hoodies ($80) and these really cool tie-up shoes ($75) for your wearing pleasure.
Get it here: Krrb.com/thetafari
Earrings in East Town, Milwaukee
Whimsy House has a perfect name for their business because their handmade jewelry is truly whimsical. These upcycled earrings ($16) are made out of vintage buttons as are the bouquet earrings ($14). Those buttons are certainly not going to waste!
Get it here: Krrb.com/WhimsyHouse
Recycled Wallet in Juneau Town, Milwaukee
Notch Studio has an array of things in their corner that excite us scavengers. Upon first glance their corner seems to be selling only handmade headbands ($14) and wallets ($22), but then you find these fantastic signs, like a handcarved bar sign ($24).
Get it all here: Krrb.com/NotchStudio
Mug in West Park Slope, Brooklyn
Mugs for Mothers was originally started to make handmade gifts for Mother’s Day. It soon morphed into a philanthropic mission that makes us want to buy every mug painted. Giving to organizations like the Lalela Project and ensuring that all of their profits are going towards the community or an organization. Grab a mug ($40) and feel good your money’s going to a real cause!
Get it all here: Krrb.com/mugsformothers
Soap in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
With a catchphrase, “Feed your skin,” Soapwalla has us hooked. Their healthy vegan mixtures for your skin look good enough to eat! If organic soap is not your thing, there’s also almond body polish ($26) and soaking salts ($28).
Get it all here: Krrb.com/Soapwalla
Tunic in East Town, Milwaukee
Using eco-friendly inks and sustainable processes, Orchard Street Press’ designs are that much more impressive. This tunic and tank ($25) are just a few fun designs you’ll see! Also, check out their super cute bandanna ($10)!
Get it all here: Krrb.com/OrchardStreetPress
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