If your like me you have multiple bottle openers. Thrown in drawers, stuck to your frig, one on my key chain, I even have one that is shaped like a credit card to fit in my wallet. Yet this Carved Wood Elephant Bottle Opener makes me want what I obviously don’t need (which is usually the case).


Akemi Tanaka

May 27, 2008

I just ran across Akemi Tanaka’s designs after seeing her cat bed on apartmenttherapy.


Akemi Tanaka



February 19, 2008

It just occurred to me that I really like owls….


Owl   $79

Hand-spun and hand-knitted by women in rural Kenya, this plump, huggable owl is dyed with plants grown in the women’s gardens.


Owl Serigraph    $59.99