Responsibly made. Being responsible for the world we live in starts with the products we buy. That is the motto from the guys at Bucket who manufacture a french press they call The Portland Press ($99). This project seeks to make a french press that is made with quality home grown materials. Made from a combination of glass, wool, steel, and wood everything is sourced from the U.S.A, and comes with a lifetime warranty. When you order your Portland Press you will get the press, a 24-oz Mason jar, and a custom size cozy to keep your coffee nice and hot. Check out their [video_lightbox_vimeo5 video_id= 65854807 width=640 height=480 anchor=video] for more details.
The older I get the less stuff I buy. But when I do make a purchase it’s usually based on either great design or great build quality. In the age of plastic I love things made from sturdy natural materials. The Waterford Mad Men Edition Drinkware Set ($140) fits my philosophy perfectly. Although not cheap, ...[Read More]