Avoca has been an Irish company in County Wicklow since 1723. It is the oldest working wool mill in Ireland and one of the world’s oldest manufacturing companies. Our Avoca collection of scarves and throws includes the softest and most richly colored fabrics we’ve ever found.
The oldest continuously running glass factory in Europe, La Rochère has been producing glassware for over 500 years. Our La Rochère collection include some of our favorite glassware, from the covered jam and butter dish to our selection of versatile and iconic French Bee glasses. The French Bee collection, also known as the Napoleon collection, is a tribute to a pattern Napoleon used on his luggage and fabrics. LaRochère glasses are dishwasher safe and amazingly sturdy, especially for glassware that looks so stylish. Perfect for special occasions and everyday use.
The pre-eminent name in well-designed cookware, Le Creuset is renowned for creating products that are appreciated by home cooks and chefs alike. Instead of being stored away in a cabinet, Le Creuset items are frequently used and often proudly displayed. This French company produces exceptionally durable pieces that have oven-to-table versatility. We’ve chosen the colorful bakeware and cooks’ tools in our collection because, to quote William Morris, “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful and believe to be beautiful.”
Our Jellycat toys are so popular! Jellycat started designing quirky, imaginative soft toys in luxurious fabrics in 1999 and has continued to expand with new designs every year. Our customers often buy these wonderful and whacky gifts repeatedly—one of our customers just bought her third Pink Pig because her grandson loves his so much. Witty, silly, charming (and infinitely cuddly), these toys inspire hours of fun and are designed with safety in mind, so they are suitable for every age.
There’s nothing like classic olive wood cooking utensils to add a touch of inviting sophistication to any kitchen. Our beautiful richly grained olive wood kitchenware will help you to complete a timeless look in one of your favorite rooms. Our collection of olive wood cooking spoons, salad servers, bowls, and other olive wood cooking utensils will help you cook just about any dish in our cookbooks. With its natural antibacterial properties, rustic look, and durability, olive wood is one of the very best utensil materials. To maintain the beauty of olive wood for many years, simply hand wash in warm water and dry; do not soak. To prevent the wood from drying out, occasionally apply olive oil, food safe mineral oil, or beeswax.
Since 1863, Pendleton has produced warm, soft, and exceptionally durable woolens that are famous for their gorgeous colors and heritage patterns. Our collection includes plush, soft Pendleton spa and bath towel sets, hooded kids’ towels, and many of our Pendleton blankets come with a classic leather carrier, making them perfect for picnics, outdoor concerts, and camping. Pendleton items from Portland, Oregon embody our favorite qualities: beautiful products that are proudly made by a family for generations.
A renowned legacy company, Waterford Wedgewood has been making crystal glassware and fine bone china since the 1700s. Our selection of Wedgewood fine bone china tea cups comes in a variety of enchanting patterns, and are all presented in a Wedgewood blue gift box. Our elegant Waterford crystal glassware and accessories are perfect for important holiday gifts and to commemorate a special occasion such as a wedding or anniversary.