For your leading lady.
Rose Gold, anything.
Brooklyn to Mars, by Markus Almond
A Handmade Dream Catcher
The Wild Unknown Tarot
We all must play the hand we’ve been dealt but there’s always room for a little slight of hand, a little twist of fate, and more than a fair measure of the wild unknown. These hand-drawn, hand-painted (and reprinted, ok ok…) masterpieces double as decor, but will bring about some wild spirits into that
delicate house of cards you’ve assembled, cozy love nest you’ve foraged, sturdy fortress you’ve built, dingey-yet-charming Bushwick apartment you’re renting. these, from maha rosa in Greenpoint. 97 Green St.
Pablo Neruda’s Love Poems
Stamps on Passport
Jewelry is always a good idea.
For the man in your life.
An Engraved Compass.
A Bear Bottle Opener.
A Set of Hipster Toothbrushes
Lingerie. of any kind.
For the woman you can’t live without both because she’s your best friend, partner-in-crime, and pseudo (or real) lover, and also because of course she knows too much.
Garance Dore’s Love Style Life.
The Novelty Necklace
Rose Hibiscus Coconut Water Hydrating Face Mist, by Herbivore
A Little Something Sexy
A Sassy Little Ring Holder (and something upon it)
Giles + Brother Railroad Spike Cuff
Tom Dixon Copper Coffee Collection.
For the coffee lover-lover, wake her up with something pretty and European. Because mornings should start slow, fragrant, and with a rosy outlook. French Press or percolator- make it personal with coffee from your favorite roastery. I prefer local institutions Stumptown, Cafe Grumpy, and Brooklyn Roasting. Percolator, French Press, and other daily necessities elevated to objects of indulgent desire, visit Beam Brooklyn, in Williamsburg. 240 Kent Ave.
Now get to lovin’.