Gift Guide

27 of the Best Design Gifts – Christmas 2017

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Geometric Drink Rocks - Cool down your drink without diluting it with these geometric drink rocks, for the design conscious drinker

Geometric Drink Rocks

Cool down your drink without diluting it with these geometric drink rocks, for the design conscious drinker

Available at MoMA for $35

Pantone Notebooks - A set of 10 miniature journals featuring Pantone's iconic color chip design in ten sumptuous shades

Pantone Notebooks

A set of 10 miniature journals featuring Pantone's iconic color chip design in ten sumptuous shades

Available at Amazon.com for $16

Pantone Color Cup with Silicone Band - Minimalist cups inspired by the colors of the Pantone Color Matching System

Pantone Color Cup with Silicone Band

Minimalist cups inspired by the colors of the Pantone Color Matching System

Available at Amazon.com for $16

Bialetti Moka Express - The original Italian design classic stove top espresso maker

Bialetti Moka Express

The original Italian design classic stove top espresso maker

Available at Amazon.com for $26

Grids & Guides: A Notebook for Visual Thinkers - Deluxe notebook of varied graph paper designs interspersed with engaging charts and infographics

Grids & Guides: A Notebook for Visual Thinkers

Deluxe notebook of varied graph paper designs interspersed with engaging charts and infographics

Available at Amazon.com for $12

Pixel Sticker Art Kits - Small enough to fit your laptop or big enough to cover a wall, choose from 100s of patters or design your own

Pixel Sticker Art Kits

Small enough to fit your laptop or big enough to cover a wall, choose from 100s of patters or design your own

Available at Stickaz for $8 - $80

The Toaster Project - Read about one man's journey to create a simple kitchen toaster from scratch

The Toaster Project

Read about one man's journey to create a simple kitchen toaster from scratch

Available at Amazon.com for $15

Uplift Kettle - Beautifully designed kettle from the Museum of Modern Art store

Uplift Kettle

Beautifully designed kettle from the Museum of Modern Art store

Available at MoMA for $80

First Draft Notebooks - Hardbound and cloth covered, this notebook feels just as good in your hand as the paper feels under pencil

First Draft Notebooks

Hardbound and cloth covered, this notebook feels just as good in your hand as the paper feels under pencil

Available at First Draft Co for $22

Frends Rose Gold Headphones - Turn your love of music into a fashion statement with these stunning headphones

Frends Rose Gold Headphones

Turn your love of music into a fashion statement with these stunning headphones

Available at Frends for $245

Spring Botanicals Acrylic Wall Art - Stunning botanical photographs printed on acrylic make a stunning wall piece

Spring Botanicals Acrylic Wall Art

Stunning botanical photographs printed on acrylic make a stunning wall piece

Available at West Elm for $199 - $269

Strandbeest Kit - Build a working scale model of one of Theo Jansen's wind-propelled beach animals

Strandbeest Kit

Build a working scale model of one of Theo Jansen's wind-propelled beach animals

Available at Think Geek for $35

Anglepoise Desk Lamp - Scaled down version of the original 1950s design classic

Anglepoise Desk Lamp

Scaled down version of the original 1950s design classic

Available at Lumens for $175 - $190

Alessi Parrot Corkscrew - The practical, pocket-sized sommelier corkscrew designed by Alessandro Mendini

Alessi Parrot Corkscrew

The practical, pocket-sized sommelier corkscrew designed by Alessandro Mendini

Available at Lumens for $65

Monochromatic Deck of Cards - Sleek, sophisticated monochromatic cards that will keep the deck as cool as the heads that are playing.

Monochromatic Deck of Cards

Sleek, sophisticated monochromatic cards that will keep the deck as cool as the heads that are playing.

Available at Gent Supply Co for $15

Never Built Los Angeles - A treasure trove of buildings, plans, parks and mass-transit proposals that only saw the drawing board

Never Built Los Angeles

A treasure trove of buildings, plans, parks and mass-transit proposals that only saw the drawing board

Available at Amazon.com for $35

Sharpie: Stainless Steel Fine Point Permanent Marker - Premium refillable version of the classic sharpie

Sharpie: Stainless Steel Fine Point Permanent Marker

Premium refillable version of the classic sharpie

Available at Amazon.com for $4

Industrial Pulley Table Lamp - Unique Steampunk/ Industrial lamp. Featuring 3 pulleys, with two-tone color feature of solid brass and antique nickel finish.

Industrial Pulley Table Lamp

Unique Steampunk/ Industrial lamp. Featuring 3 pulleys, with two-tone color feature of solid brass and antique nickel finish.

Available at Etsy for $165

Pencils Print By David Sparshott - David Sparshott’s pencils with their pencil lines.

Pencils Print By David Sparshott

David Sparshott’s pencils with their pencil lines.

Available at Magma for $55

Criterion Designs - A lavishly illustrated coffee-table book celebrating thirty years of artwork from the Criterion Collection

Criterion Designs

A lavishly illustrated coffee-table book celebrating thirty years of artwork from the Criterion Collection

Available at Amazon.com for $72

Saul Bass: A Life in Film and Design - A detailed insight into the legendary graphic designer most famous for his distinctive film posters and title sequences

Saul Bass: A Life in Film and Design

A detailed insight into the legendary graphic designer most famous for his distinctive film posters and title sequences

Available at Amazon.com for $54

Micro Cubebot Puzzle - Cubebot is a fun little brain teaser that transforms from a cube into a poseable robot

Micro Cubebot Puzzle

Cubebot is a fun little brain teaser that transforms from a cube into a poseable robot

Available at Amazon.com for $10

Stickerbomb by Studio Rarekwai - Sticker books packed full of graffiti and street art inspired designs

Stickerbomb by Studio Rarekwai

Sticker books packed full of graffiti and street art inspired designs

Available at Amazon.com for $10 - $20

Threadless: Ten Years of T-shirts - A history and showcase of the very best artwork from the last 10 years of Threadless.com and it's design community

Threadless: Ten Years of T-shirts

A history and showcase of the very best artwork from the last 10 years of Threadless.com and it's design community

Available at Amazon.com for $18

Minimalist Ceramic Carafe - Stylish black ceramic carafe for the wine lover who like to keep things simple

Minimalist Ceramic Carafe

Stylish black ceramic carafe for the wine lover who like to keep things simple

Available at Amazon.com for $40

Steatdler Mechanical Pencil - Sturdy, comfortable and well balanced mechanical pencil. Perfect for sketchers!

Steatdler Mechanical Pencil

Sturdy, comfortable and well balanced mechanical pencil. Perfect for sketchers!

Available at Amazon.com for $9

In Progress - Jessica Hische - See Inside a Lettering Artist's Sketchbook and Process, from Pencil to Vector

In Progress - Jessica Hische

See Inside a Lettering Artist's Sketchbook and Process, from Pencil to Vector

Available at Amazon.com for $20

Buddha Board - The Temporary Drawing Board - Like an Etch-a-Sketch that you paint with water, as the water dries the image fades, ready for your next creation

Buddha Board - The Temporary Drawing Board

Like an Etch-a-Sketch that you paint with water, as the water dries the image fades, ready for your next creation

Available at Amazon.com for $35

3D Pen for Doodling and Drawing - Create unique and fantastic 3-D art straight out of your imagination

3D Pen for Doodling and Drawing

Create unique and fantastic 3-D art straight out of your imagination

Available at Amazon.com for $95

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