Gift givers seeking unique, artful and clever ideas for the giftee who has everything, look to some of America’s finest museum shops. May we suggest …
Whitehall China Set ― Flagler Museum, Palm Beach, FL
Like Whitehall itself, this five-piece Whitehall Collection china set is a unique blend of classical motifs and cool tropical colors that captures the essence of Palm Beach.
Versailles Calligraphic Manuscript Journal ― The Met, New York, NY
This handsome journal is based on the binding of an 18th-century French calligraphic manuscript. The original book was completed by Badouin, a calligrapher of the royal chapel at Versailles.
French Neoclassical Bangle ― The Met, New York, NY
This beautifully detailed bangle celebrates an original drawing in The Met Collection attributed to Pierre Moreau (French, 1722–1798).
Nordic Blue Macchia ― Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle, WA
A stained-glass window and a foggy day inspired Dale Chihuly’s vibrantly bold series Macchia. Dale Chihuly’s signature adorns each limited edition piece.
Salvador Mug, The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
This tongue-in-cheek profile of an industry innovator will lift your mood more than the cup of coffee you’re drinking.
Blissful Singing Bowl Set ― Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Used worldwide for meditation, music, relaxation, and personal well-being, the bowl of this mellifluous Blissful Singing Bowl Set is made in Nepal.
Mini-Lumio + Lamp, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
Mini Lumio+ is a compact, multi-functional lamp and battery pack for mobile phones that conceals itself in the form of a hard-cover book.
Yakoi Kusama Pumpkin Coin Purse, MoMA, New York, NY
Only at MoMA. Inspired by Yayoi Kusama’s iconic pumpkin sculptures, this small leather coin purse features a charming retro design. Made in Japan.