CH Gift Guide: Last-Minute Solutions

Fingerpaint, hosiery, topiaries and other gifts you can find at a store near you

For those hoping an apocalypse would save them from buying this year’s holiday gifts, it’s looking like you may need to devise a new strategy. If you haven’t bought all the presents for everyone on your list, here are 12 items from the Cool Hunting gift guide that can be found at your local mall or bookshop, as well as few gift card and subscription …

The School of Artisan Food

Lessons in baking, butchery, cheese-making and more

The process of making food artisanally can be slow and tedious, but undoubtedly yields more flavor and personality in its products. Often passed down from generation to generation, these by-hand methods bring the baker, butcher and cheese-maker closer to their craft by using raw, locally sourced ingredients and focusing on quality over quantity. To preserve such trades and instill their importance in entrepreneurs of all …

DQM + Cliché Corkscrew

Pop bottles with help from NYC's famed boutique and the French skateboard maker

As part of the recent collaboration launched earlier this month between NYC’s famed skate boutique DQM and French skateboard company Cliché, this old-fashioned corkscrew comes just in time to help celebrate the holidays. To give the basic tool its distinct layered look, the handle is made of maple veneers from skateboard decks pressed in the same production technique used to make Cliché boards, and branded …