When we were growing up, coasters were a fact of life, simply part of the decor landscape, especially during parties and holidays. Thinking back on long ago holiday season gatherings and how they differ from our own, we realized that we never use coasters, in fact, we don't own any.
Survey below the jump, along with links to a few modern coasters...
Eames Chairs Coaster Set, $14.99
Set of Chilewich Woven Coasters, $15.
Set of Six Tigris Coasters, $50.
Stelton Arne Jacobsen Cylinda Coasters, $89
Aluminum Coasters with Stand
Re-edited from a post which originally published 12.03.07 – ST