Archive for February, 2011

In the Shop: Japanese Rain/Garden Boots

Friday, February 25th, 2011

photo.JPGThese just arrived in our shop just in time for spring showers!  Originally designed in the 1940′s these rubber boots come all the way from Japan and are perfect for keeping toes dry when walking through puddles or working in the garden.  Added bonus: they fold down into compact bundles ideal for stowing in your suitcase!

In the Shop: Silk Kantha Scarves

Monday, February 14th, 2011

photo-2-6.JPGOn a recent buying trip to NYC we found these Indian  silk kantha scarves and couldn’t resist the beautiful  color combinations.  We picked out the best of the bunch for our Boston shop.  Each hand-stitched scarf is one-of-a-kind and quantities are limited.  For more information email us at

In the Press: OUT and Re:porter

Sunday, February 6th, 2011

out-february-2010-72.jpgreporter-magazine-winter-10.jpgOur Fedora Candle was featured as a Valentine’s Day gift suggestion in the February issue of OUT Magazine and our new shop was highlighted in the Winter 2010 issue of Porter Airlines inflight magazine, RE:PORTER,  as a must see destination in Boston!