Vanity Great legs! Chic, serious storage -- panels conceal a huge drawer. The creamy enameled cast-iron top will transport you to the Left Bank. Provinity vanity, $1,850, and mirror, $400. KOHLER: 800-456-4537.
Art Book Pay thousands for a watercolor by Andrew Zega and Bernd H. Dams when their show opens at Manhattan's Didier Aaron in October. Or buy Chinoiseries, their limited-edition book of 50 color plates, and -- be daring -- take it apart. For $1,100, that's $20 each and several walls' worth of art. RIZZOLI: 800-522-6657.
Hostess Gift The shape and mosaic look of this 15-inch Pompeii platter really appealed to us. No word on volcanoes, but it will survive the dishwasher. $195. HOME, JAMES!: 877-329-8878.
Table & Bench Picnic set meets Erector Set -- but easier to put together. Birch plywood and laminate, in four colors, by Scott Klinker. Truss A-Frame table, $589, and bench, $349. CONTEXT: .