A stylish peeler with an easy-to-clean ceramic blade from industrial designer Karim Rashid. $15; unica-home.com.
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This smoky Danish glass bowl would make a beautiful centerpiece or be perfect for serving a simple salad. $170; www.unicahome.com.
Photo © Bjarke MacCarthy
Ikat gets a jolt of energy when printed in hot fuchsia on hemp tea towels. $13; ashford-trading.com.
Photo courtesy of Hammocks and High Tea
Dancing pots and cups made of silk and bamboo bring a Calder-esque flair to this handcrafted mobile. $124; store.roseandradish.com.
Photo © Annabelle Miller
Photo © Fitzsu
The cutting-edge Japanese design team Kaos repurposes antique kimonos into chopsticks, coasters and napkin rings. $10 and up from Takashimaya; 212-350-0111.
Photo © Suguru Azuma
Handmade in Brooklyn, New York, from reclaimed walnut. $50; grasshopper510.com.
© James Ransom
The classic floral patterns by William Morris, which date from the 19th century, are more stylish than those old Day-Glo Nalgenes. $15; wrapables.com.
Photo courtesy of Wild and Wolf
Organic chambray napkins for a seafood-centric dinner. $26 each; ortolanorganic.com.
Photo courtesy of Ortolan Organic
A leggy British teapot with a sense of humor—and gold shoes for the extra glam factor. $129; wandrlust.com.
© Woodson & Rummerfield’s House of Design
These fun transfers are an inexpensive way to decorate basic tumblers and dinnerware. $6 for 20 to 24 decals; www.curiosityshoppeonline.com.
Photo courtesy of Janson + Co
Designed by chef Suvir Saran of Dévi in New York City, the Jodphur platter was inspired by his mother’s collection of saris. $125; thekitchenstoreonline.com.
Photo Courtesy of The J.K. Adams Company
A crisp, modern nautical design from a stylish new housewares website. From $36; hyggeandwest-shop.com.
Photo © Mads Lauritzen
A masher with a handle that looks like a ski pole. $16; charlesandmarie.com.
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Rustic yet refined, woven cotton place mats are a lovely way to frame a table setting. $36 for a set of 4; velocityartanddesign.com.
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