As seen here, Assembly’s terraria approximate an urbanite’s desert fantasy ($340 for three large sizes, $140 for small; 170 Ludlow St., nr. Stanton St.; 212-253-5393).
The four-inch Powerstick can charge smartphones, iPods, or cameras and, for good measure, doubles as an 8 GB flash drive ($59.95 at Green Depot, 222 Bowery, nr. Prince St.; 212-226-0444).
Japanese artisans craft one-off leather watches with intricate metal detailingat Dedegumo’s first U.S. shop (red, $394, and blue, $361, at 188 Orchard St., nr. Houston St.; 212-677-1977).