A finely crafted purse, an artful bowl, a creative bracelet. Items that catch my eye while wandering around a new town, city, neighborhood. But not just any beautiful trinkets. The ‘stuff’ here possesses beauty and craftsmanship, and beyond that, or behind that, they have a unique and engaging story. So here are the things, and the story of those things. Who dreamed them up, who executed the design, the geography(ies) that inspired them.