spreaders, set of three,
$28; pie server, $20.
A destination for its refreshing
collection of products pleasing to both
the eye and the environment, Twelve
Chairs is guided by good style and a strict
checklist of eco requirements (called the
People and Planet Principles) that products
must meet to be stocked in the store. While easy
to leave with full hands (and a light conscience),
we exercised serious self-control to share our
favorite finds. Twelve Chairs, 319 A St., Boston;
Island Blue Herringbone Throw,
made in Maine from local cotton
and nontoxic dye, $225.
Walnut Cyma Cheeseboard,
made in Rhode Island, $48.
pigeon toe ceramics
Handmade clay Stacking Thimble Cups,
nontoxic glaze, set of four, $30.
hammocks & high tea
Organic cotton and water-based-ink
inapkins, matching set of four, $60.