1 A supple leather BlackBerry holder will keep the on-the-go social net worker in vogue and in touch. BlackBerry Storm case. $550. At Hermès.
2 Elegant silver braiding makes this clock as
stylish as it is functional. Silver Rope clock. Silver-plated. 5" sq. x 1¼" d. $72. At Pottery Barn.
3 Flights get fancy with a pretty travel wallet
and passport cover. Cotton/linen. Wallet, 4½"
x 9", $40; cover, 3¾" x 5¼", $20. At John Robshaw.
4 For the young at heart, iconic handmade matryoshka dolls in modern white.
Russian nesting dolls. Linden wood. Approx. 3" h. x 1½" diam. (largest). $20/3.
At the ROM Museum Store.
5 Handcrafted soaps wrapped in graphic paper are a
time-honoured hostess gift. Jabonería Marianella soap in
Sugar Cane Tea. 7 oz. $17 each. At Boo Boo & Lefty.
6 Set a technophile’s heart aflutter with an iPad
case emblazoned with their name and chosen
illustration. Canvas. 8" x 10". $88. Through Iomoi.
7 White napkins with iron-grey stripes are a
preppy touch for any table. Yarn-dyed organic
napkins. Cotton. 20" sq. $16/4. At West Elm.
8 Simple tumblers wrapped in woven palm fibre
have exotic appeal. Recycled glass; palm fibre. 4" h.
x 3" diam. $20/4. At Ten Thousand Villages.