Friday find: Covetous homewares from Areaware

Friday find: Covetous homewares from Areaware
Simple yet practical, the Shaker ethos has informed furniture design for generations. That's evident in Areaware's Little Big Trivet, whose dowels are easily adjusted to accommodate everything from a teapot to a large casserole dish.

areaware little big trivet nz let livSimple yet practical, the Shaker ethos has informed furniture design for generations. That's evident in Areaware's Little Big Trivet, whose dowels are easily adjusted to accommodate everything from a teapot to a large casserole dish.

The Brooklyn company's products are available here through Let Liv, a Wellington-based, family-run online store. A few others in a similar vein include:

areaware sphere bottle opener let liv nz

The Sphere - a smooth, ergonomic bottle opener that fits perfectly in the palm of your hand. 

areaware prism corkscrew let liv nz

The Prism - an octagonal hardwood enclosure reveals a corkscrew when the magnetic halves are pulled apart with a simple twist.

areaware horseshoe magnet let liv nzThe Horseshoe - a powerful magnet with twice the lifting strength of a bar magnet (and of course, the horseshoe is a symbol of good fortune and fertility).

areaware radio dock retro let liv nz

And amping up the nostalgia factor, we're quite taken with the Radio Dock - an iconic piece for your nightstand or countertop. Your iPhone connector can be pulled through the dock, allowing the device to recharge (it's not, however, a docking speaker).