In the Shops: Spring 2010


The Shadowy Chair by Tord Boontje is made in Senegal of woven nylon cord on a steel frame and goes for $2,898 at Anthropologie. or call 800-309-2500 for store locations.


Sorrento, Melamine dinner plates in a choice of four colors are $5.95 each or $19.95 for a set of four at Crate & Barrel. or call 800-967-6696 for store locations.


A folding bird feeder of white painted steel is $50 at MoMA., 800-851-4509; 81 Spring Street (at Crosby Street), or 44 West 53rd Street.


Emmet, a modern version of a rustic-style sofa, made of recycled plastic, is $649 at Room & Board. or call 800-301-9720; 105 Wooster Street (at Spring Street).



A 10-inch square patch of fake green grass, with or without flowers, is $20 at CITE., 866-764-088; 131 Greene Street (at Houston Street).


Solig, a set of three 2-inch-wide, battery-operated LED lights are $2.99 (they shine for about 90 hours and are not rechargeable) at Ikea stores. or call 800-434-4532 for store locations.


Garcon, a rolling cart with two removable serving trays, is $69.95 at CB2. or call 800-606-6252; 451 Broadway (at Broome Street).



Bodum's 15-inch barbecue grill is $55 at Mxyplyzyk. or call 800-243-9810; 125 Greenwich Avenue (at 13st Street) or 10 Columbus Circle (Time Warner Center).


Sky pots hold plants upside down and have an internal reservoir for self-watering.  In three sizes: small, $55; medium, $75; and large, $95.


At Flora N.Y. or call 212-274-1887; 85 Franklin Street (at Church Street).


A string of eight solar-powered LED globe lights will stay lit for about nine hours when fully charged; $19.99 at Ikea stores. or call 800-434-4532 for locations.



Outdoor fabric inspired by Mexican textiles is $54-$136 a yard, from Sina Pearson. or call 212-366-1146; 150 Varvick Street (at Spring Street).


A large plastic bowl shaped like a lettuc eleaf is $9.99 (a small one is $4.99) at Tarzian West. or call 718-788-4213; 194 Seventh Avenue (at Second Street) Brooklyn.

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