ISSUE 43  |  Candy Colors

Tabletop: Felt Trivets from Alder & Co.

October 26, 2011 1:18 PM

BY Lydia Lee

Portland's Alder & Co has been doing brisk business in these cheerful trivets, hand-crafted by a group of women in Nepal. The wool-felt balls, which are strung together with thread, are highly insulating and add a vibrant dash of color to the table.

Above: Colorful Felt Trivets are 9 inches square; $20 each at Alder & Co.