This just in: dependable, good-looking utilitarian wares from an unexpected source: Zara Home. The clothing-turned-housewares company now offers design-worthy versions of the most basic of the basic (clothespins, metal clips) in pleasing packaging; take a look.
More utilitarian finds:
- Domestic Science: Kept, a New Utilitarian Line from Design Star Kara Mann
- Practical Magic: Inexpensive Danish Utilitarian Goods from HAY, Now Available Stateside
- Gift Guide: Good-Looking Utilitarian Goods