Any New Yorker worth his or her salt already knows all about Fishs Eddy, the best resource for inexpensive tabletop pieces that will make any home that much brighter. There are clean, solid ceramic bowls as well as silly, pretty things by Cynthia Rowley, and best of all, hundreds of drinking glasses that are so inexpensive it won't matter if you down one old-fashioned too many and throw the tumbler into the fireplace in a moment of spontaneous romance.
For well-nigh every young adult, the sad day eventually arrives when paper plates, plastic forks, and souvenir mugs from one's alma mater no longer suffice. Upon that fateful hour, fly to Fishs Eddy for its distinctive and reasonably priced selection of place settings, pie servers, and pasta plates galore. It has serving dishes rescued from the Taku Glacier lodge in Juneau, Alaska, platters from the Range Steakhouse, Glo-Tan bowls, and bubble-glass milk bottles. In addition to vintage items,... More »