Daily obsession: Our favorite local finds
- Next1 of 10Courtesy of Social Anarchy
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X Factor1 of 10
Our Facebook friends apparently love heirloom-worthy jewelry as much as we do. The vote this week was for Social Anarchy's handmade rune pendant, which is supposed to bring good fortune to those who wear it. Exuding both glamour and mystery, it's a win-win for any accessory addict, and even though it may be a splurge, consider it an investment. X marks the spot, indeed.
SHOP NOW: Rune pendant, $960
Fresh Air2 of 10
Add a pop of color to your desk or table with these hand-dipped Air Plant Pods from the terrarium experts at Bird and Feather in Los Angeles. The air plants need sunlight and a healthy dose of water every two weeks, though they grow without soil—just in case you don't like getting your hands dirty.
SHOP NOW: Air Plant Pod, $6
Bet the Farm3 of 10
The setting of Tata Harper Skincare couldn't be more idyllic: The natural line is manufactured entirely in Vermont on Harpers 1,200-acre farm. The products may be homegrown, but that doesn't mean they're any less potent than department store brands. Made with unique ingredients like narcissus bulbs (proven to increase skin's elasticity), Harper's star product, Rejuvenating Serum, is good for your face—and for the planet.
SHOP NOW: Tata Harper Rejuvenating Serum, $150
Initial Thoughts4 of 10
Molded by hand, Maid of Clay Ceramics vases make for the perfect wedding or housewarming gift. The lightly speckled ivory vessel can even be inscribed with a personal message on the bottom, adding one more personal touch.
SHOP NOW: Small Monogram Wedding Vase, $62
French Lessons5 of 10
What do you get when you combine effortlessly chic Parisian style with the laid-back California-cool vibe? Bobo House, a line created by a native Parisian who has set up shop in Los Angeles (she designs and manufactures each piece there). The brand's ultra-soft cotton tees are sure to give you that je ne sais quoi.
SHOP NOW: Bobo House tee, $100
Toss Up6 of 10
Pillows are the shoes of home decor: You can never have too many. To help us decide between two vibrant options, we turned to our Facebook pals. Their pick? This linen Masai pillow from Brooklyn's Hammocks & High Tea shop. Both handmade and organic, the global-inspired find will help spruce up any space.
SHOP NOW: Masai pillow, $140
Feeling Lucky?7 of 10
Whether you're a novice cook or a seasoned chef, this discovery will spice things up in your kitchen. Created by a brother-sister duo in Oakland, Calif., the handmade wood dice feature veggies, meats, grains, herbs and more. Roll as many as you like to determine which ingredients will make up your next meal. Go ahead, give it a roll.
SHOP NOW: Leafcutter Designs Recipe Dice, $16
Take a Powder8 of 10
Made by hand in small batches in New York City, Lulu Organics products have won over beauty aficionados who appreciate the cool, retro packaging and all-natural ingredients. Lulu newbies can try out the brand with its travel-size dry shampoo—just the thing to drop into your weekend bag. This powder contains organic corn and rice flour that sop up oil and dirt, while scents like lavender and sage leave hair smelling just washed. You may never want to lather up again.
SHOP NOW: Lulu Organics travel-size hair powder, $10
Laundry List9 of 10
Tired of the same ol' laundry detergent scents? New York City-based fragrance shop The Good Home Company has been whipping up natural laundry fragrances like Beach Days and Pure Grass since 1995. Just add to your machine's rinse cycle for an instant burst of freshness that will last even after the hamper fills up again.
SHOP NOW: Good Home Co. Laundry Fragrance, $22 each
Great State10 of 10
Show your hometown pride with a chic necklace resembling your favorite state. (A tiny diamond can also be placed along the border for further notation.) Dainty enough for everyday wear and perfect for layering with other necklaces, set out and see the 50 states.
SHOP NOW: Maya Brenner necklace, from $130
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