This post was written by guest contributor Jess Chamberlain, a Seattle-based writer whose love of good design is second only to her passion for all things crafted by hand. Look for her holiday gift guide posts all month on our blog.
(Photos courtesy of Allied Maker)Sea Cliff, New York-based artist and woodworker Ryden Rizzo of Allied Maker pairs hand-turned solid hardwoods with merino wool felt for these "Mini-Dart" lamps (40 watt hand-wound filament included!) that'll brighten your sweetheart's bedside table. (Yes, ahem, you should probably get another one for your side too.) Spalted Maple Mini-Dart lamp, shown here: $189. Click here to shop more from Allied Maker!