After a few weeks of producing this column, a friend who follows offered a submission. I immediately became obsessed with these Bridie Hall brush pots. Smooth crystal tumblers inlaid with a gold vinyl letter or symbol, backed with colored lacquers and a top coat of glossy varnish—great as a single initial gift or go for a whole name. I imagine getting the whole alphabet and filling them with colored pencils, brushes, markers, etc. What a whimsical addition to your home office or workspace.
VIDEO: Event Designer Matthew Robbins' Tips on Throwing a Party
Unfortunately, I can't find a US retailer but these are available at Liberty London for about $50.