Simon Pearce’s sturdy yet graceful glass pitcher is hand-blown in Vermont and stands a foot tall. $160, simonpearce.com.
A Fine Spectacle
Forty-five people working in Chicago at State Optical Co. create chic frames like these that come shaded or not. $407, stateopticalco.com.
Colorado maker Alexa Allen molds one-of-a-kind bowls out of leather -- just right for holding jewelry or displaying on their own. From $25 each, alexaallenis.com.
Hit the Spot
Cook up a pot of Rancho Gordo’s California-grown heirloom Christmas lima beans for a healthy and hearty meal. $6 for 1 lb., ranchogordo.com.
Herbivore’s rose-hibiscus spray, concocted in Seattle, lifts your mood while hydrating your skin. $32 for 4 oz., herbivorebotanicals.com.
These flattering designs with cool washes from Raleigh Denim Workshop may become your true blues. From $225 each, raleighdenimworkshop.com.
New York ceramist Michele O’Hana’s six-piece porcelain nested-bowl set is as gorgeous as it is practical. $360, micheleohana.com.
Strike It Rich
Wow your valentine with these tasty stamped Gearharts Fine Chocolates, in Virginia. From $22 for 9 pieces, gearhartschocolates.com.
Off the Hook
Lostine’s sculptural bronze wall hangers are cast in a small foundry in Pennsylvania. From $110, lostine.com.