According to Andi, one half of the glassblowing duo that makes up Esque, these hand-blown glass eyes (above left) look astonishingly real. Aside from their creepiness, we like the endless potential they create for bad puns (or helping out a crippled giant). They're $500 each from
Jonathan Adler's Squirrel Ring Box (above left), with its secret acorn box, is a textbook example of the designer's witty takes on '70s decor. It's $120 from Jonathan Adler.
Marrying the richness of natural materials with VoIP technology, Hulger's Walnut and brass "Pappa" phone (above right) is a luxurious way to K.I.T. It's $300 from Hulger.