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Gift Guide By and For Architects

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Architecture and design journalists always have a great eye for gifts. Continuing our tradition, we’ve pulled a few of the outstanding recommendations made by our friends at our favorite magazines and websites to help with last-minute holiday shopping.



The aesthetic pragmatists at Dezeen recommend the Anchor Cable by Native Union. A polygonal weight keeps the charging cable from sliding off the surface of a desk or table.



Architectural Record has a wonderful reading list. We find the possibilities featured in Never Built New York to be awesome, inspiring, and sometimes bizarre.


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Boulding Blocks by Denver-based artist Mark Boulding caught the attention of the editors at Architect magazine.


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Bob Borson, who writes the Life of an Architect blog, puts this subdued Everlane travel bag on his wish list.


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Grab your grey-scale pencils and markers and chill out with ArchDaily’s pick: a Brutalist coloring book. [Stay within the lines.]


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The team at The New York Times’ ever-stylish T magazine scoped out a Merimekko-designed serving dish.


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The Architect’s Newspaper features a collection of terrazzo geometric forms. Fabricated by Besler & Sons, the weighty objects can be used as doorstops, bookends, paperweights, or small-scale sculptures.