There’s nothing delicate about the impact made by these clay statement pieces
Leaves Boy pot by Group Partner
Bummed that beach weather is behind us? Thanks to this male torso-shaped pot, Speedo season can live on all through the winter. Use it as a cheeky pen holder at your desk, or fill it with a plant to play up its tropical pattern. $85, at Easy Tiger
Candy dish by Areaware
Designer Harry Allen knows that one person’s junk food is another person’s treasure. He combined cast versions of candy from around the world to create this tasty platter. Choose from matte white or silvered chrome finishes. $230, at Rolo
FJ Essence tea set by ArchitectMade
At the time of its design in 1952, Finn Juhl’s tea set was too complex to be put into production. Now, the white porcelain pot, cup and sugar bowl are finally ready to serve afternoon tea. Dishwasher safe. $360, at Studio Pazo
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