WELL & GOOD
Little things that make life more liveable.
SOCK IT TO ME Turning boring old hosiery on its head are these unisex bad boys by French brand Bonne Maison. Made from Eg yptian cotton spun in Italy ( plus a bit of elastane), they’re double-thread knitted for extra strength for those who need it (you know who you are). The style shown is Dark Cube. paperplanestore.com
Well watering can (stainless steel) l) by Menu, $419, superette.co.nz.superette. co.nz Watering can (green) by Haws, $25, paperplanestore.com. Vivero watering can (brass) by AYTM, $165, partridgedesign.co.nz.
CLEAN SWEEPS As all responsible houseplant owners know, dusting is essential to keeping indoor greenery healthy and happy. We’re not sure what you’ve been making do with, but we’re pretty sure it can’t compete with this top-notch leaf-cleaning brush by Redecker, crafted in Germany from pear wood and goat’s hair to similar specs as brushes historically used in German orangeries. garden-objects.com
WRAP ARTIST Last days of winter got you feeling a bit… deflated? A swish silk scarf designed in New Zealand by Nicole Sykes of Bess could be just what the doctor ordered. Pictured here is Sketch, part of the Gemscape collection inspired by the bold geometric paintings and textiles of Ukrainian-born French artist st Sonja Delaunay. bess.studio