Ísbjörn / Ice Bear Rug

This imitation polar bear-skin rug is designed by Reykjavik-based designer Sruli Recht for Birkiland. Limited to a single run of 10, the Ice Bear is not just the cute-and-cuddly accessory it appears. The designer hopes to pack a dose of symbolism into the classic man-over-beast accessory. Cobbled together from 15 different Icelandic sheepskins, it's meant to resemble the classic butcher's diagram poster that labels the …

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Sruli Recht Shoes

Part accessory and part myth, "a memory that doesn't exist," each pair from the new line of unisex shoes by Reykjavik-based designer The "Grey Nurse" (above left) and its sister model (above right) share the drama of a Cuban heel and the impressive craftsmanship of pleated leather (made from one piece). But, the deep green ankleboot on the left is made from leather and inspired …