When she came home, she tried to recreate the look and feel of Denmark in her home, but found few resources -- and the ones that she could find were very high-end and furniture focused, rather than home decor, gifts, and accessories. And so Peek Keep was born...The Mountain View-based online store offers a wide range of Scandinavian-designed home and personal accessories. The selection is well edited, and browsing the site feels like you're wandering through a clean, easy, simple and calm world.
Porcelain Bottles with Platinum Decals, $72
Baby Alpaca Throws from Denmark, $150 sale
Coe & Waito Vases ($45-$75)
Ivana Helsinki Cotton Apron, $45 sale
Tea Cup and Saucer with Raised Flower Print, $55
In the Peek Keep world, everything is elegant and organic, beautiful and functional. And, to top it all off, despite the high-quality craftsmanship, it's affordable.
(Edited from this post originally published 12.18.06)