This week at designist

Some beary nice gift ideas from Sam agus Nessa arrived in store like the Grizzly Bear clock made from locally sourced Irish hard wood and the brand new Peas in a Pod tealight holders.

 

 

 

Would you look at the cuteness of this Counting Sheep mobile! Handmade by Sam agus Nessa from wool and wood in their workshop in Co. Kildare, it's a perfect gift for a child.

 

 

 

We're delighted to have Sinead Gleeson's book Constellations: Reflections from Life in stock now. .

 

 

Marie Kondo the shit out of your garden shed this spring with these handy little gubbins* pots! With separate tins for twine, labels, wire, snips etc, this set will bring a pleasing order to all your bits and bobs and save you hours of hunting and unravelling. A brilliant gift for any gardener! 
*Gubbins is our new favourite word meaning miscellaneous items or paraphernalia

 

 

 

Play all your favourite card games with this vibrant deck of playing cards featuring bold illustrations of fierce feminist females, past and present - Frida Kahlo, Malala Yousafzai and many more amazing women! These would make a great gift for a little feminist in the making.

 

 

 

If you're going on hikes or strolls in this fresh spring weather, Thermo Pot is just brilliant for taking some hot food along with you. It's a stainless steel vacuum food flask with a spoon that will keep your food hot for up to 6 hours. So you can have your soups, stews or casseroles on the beach or up a mountain, where ever you need it the most! 

 

 

Trucks, Strawberries and Zoo Animals! Some gorgeous new designs came in from Little Green Dot in their bandana-style bibs. Handmade in Clonakilty in Cork, they make a beautiful new baby gift for 0-6 months. 

 

 

 

“It is not enough that we build products that function, that are understandable and usable, we also need to build products that bring joy and excitement, pleasure and fun, and, yes, beauty to people’s lives.”

Don Norman