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Focal Points

by Jennie Nunn

Take time for contemplation and reflection in the new year with these cozy home accents:


Inspired by ancient abstract symbols, the Square Ivory and Black Symbol Menes Pouf is handcrafted by artisans in India and filled with recyclable beads. worldmarket.com

Pull Up a Seat

The Foundry Ottoman by Gus Modern is made with kiln-dried 100 percent FSC-certified hardwood. burkedecor.com

Armchair Traveler

Made in Lima, Peru, by pedal loom weavers, the Canyon Pillow is made of 100 percent cotton. minna-goods.com

Feet First

Handmade using a longstanding felting tradition, the comfy, chemical-free Women’s Wool Slides in oatmeal are made with vegetable tanned leather soles and two pieces of felt cut and sewn together by artisans in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. kyrgies.com

Wrapping Up

Meticulously crafted by a cooperative of women in Chiapas, Mexico, the Pantelho Throw Peach+Sage is handwoven on a backstrap loom in separate panels and embroidered together. minna-goods.com

Camping In

Create your own personal campground at home with P.F. Candle Co.’s hand-poured Campfire candle, made of 100 percent domestically grown soy wax and paraben- and phthalate-free. pfcandleco.com

Get Warm

Place the cozy, ecru Clara Chunky Wool Throw to the end of the bed or as a throw for the sofa; it’s handwoven by a group of 10 master artisans in Montevideo, Uruguay. the-citizenry.com

Vintage Style

Evocative of a vintage glass cloche, Skeem Design’s Fireplace Smoke Match Cloche is made of handblown glass and fitted with a cork stopper. skeemdesign.com

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