Just because your New Year's Eve was more Miller than Cristal, doesn't mean your libation accouterments should have 1-800-limo-NOW stamped on their sides. Instead, Areaware's rustic wood and metal bottle opener is a stylish bar accessory to start 2012 off right.
The piece is designed by sculptor and welder, Brendan Ravenhill. It combines the artist's formal fine art training with his interest in functional objects. As part of its design, the opener develops a soft patina and surface nicks, both of which are meant to preserve some a real-life story: Remember that time in 2012...
Find It: Areaware Bottle Opener, $20 at areaware.com