Brown Bag It
The perfect big bag for fall: the Carrie by Kooba
($475) in black or brown, at Barneys New York
Zip It Good
Gunmetal’s sexy Triple Zipper boot is just the
right amount of rock-star style for the season; $740
at Bergdorf Goodman (212-753-7300).
Simple hoop earrings can be sexed up or dressed down.
In eighteen-karat gold with mother-of-pearl; $400 at
Faraone Mennella (212-752-5991; faraonemennella.com).
Harman’s ceramic bath set is both affordable and
good-looking; $40 (800-887-2272 for stores).
This sculptural teapot, by Carsten Jorgensen for
Bodum, is as functional as it is stylish. In stainless
steel with a basket infuser; $50 (212-367-9125).
Time for Cool
The Hampton City, a new watch collection from Baume &
Mercier, ranges from $1,295 to $7,900. Available in
men’s and women’s styles, at Tourneau
(tourneau.com for stores).
Perfect hostess gifts, Oliviers & Co.’s deluxe
olive oils are pressed from the latest harvests around
the world and come individually wrapped or in stylish
trios; $78 as shown (877-828-6620; oliviers-co.com).
The latest creation from industrial designer Richard
Sapper (who designed the IBM Thinkpad) is this Dialog
1 pen, the sharpest writing implement around; $120 at
Lincoln Stationers (212-459-3500).
Get the Scoop
Sure, regular plastic bags will do the trick, but
these colorful glove-shaped ones are a far cooler way
to dispose of your furry friend’s leave-behinds.
Twenty-four bags per pack; $6 at Fetch (212-352-8591).
The Gemini range by Maytag has two ovens, meaning you
can roast a chicken in the lower one and bake a pie
above it. Available in gas or electric versions and in
black, white, or stainless-steel finish; $899 to
$1,859 (maytag.com for stores).
Cut to the Chaise
Hannes Wettstein’s new collection for Cassina
includes this sleek Thor chaise longue, which ranges
from $2,405 to $5,150 depending on fabric (headrest
sold separately) (212-245-2121).