The Top 15 Products Dwell Readers Bought in December

The Top 15 Products Dwell Readers Bought in December

Here are the sought-after items your fellow design enthusiasts snagged during the holiday shopping season.

Whether they were finishing up some last-minute gift purchasing or treating themselves to something special, our readers bought a lot of design-forward items last month—and we thought we’d share. From a cast-iron spice grinder and a classic calendar, to a new book from a landscape design firm with expert tips on how to revamp your backyard, these were the most popular products among the Dwell community in December.

Frieling Cast Iron Spice Grinder
Sugar, spice & everything nice. When all you need is a handful of spices on the fly, it’s still nice to have them freshly ground.
HAY Neon Tube LED
Designed to look like a neon tube, this long-lasting, energy-efficient light is made with an integrated LED. Hang it on a wall, place it on a table, or stand it upright in a corner to add dramatic atmosphere and colorful glow to any space.
Wellen Quilted Sweatpants
Endlessly comfortable and effortlessly cool—these are lightweight sweats for staying stylish and comfortable at the same time. The Quilted Sweats are designed with a dialed-in fit that never sags, and their breathable, lightweight build is perfectly suited for year-round lounging.
Pop Chart 100 Essential Films Scratch Off
“A Brooklyn-based design company that specializes in turning nerdily encyclopedic pop-cultural knowledge into gorgeous, richly detailed infographics.” —Esquire As diehard appreciators of good design, we’ve been picking up what Pop Chart has been throwing down for years.
Greys The Outdoor Slipper Boot
Sliding into a pair of Greys slippers gives you the same satisfying feeling as a nice, steep pour of bourbon after a long day.
Take It Outside: A Guide to Designing Beautiful Spaces Just Beyond Your Door
From the hosts of Bravo's Backyard Envy comes a beautifully photographed guide to converting your outdoor space into an enviable oasis, whether you have a backyard, brownstone patio, or three-season porch.
Food52 Five Two Over-the-Sink Drying Rack
The Five Two Drying Rack rolls out, fits over your sink, and stows away in seconds. Silicone-coated stainless steel holds up under hefty pots and supports delicate glassware, while a perforated ledge and built-in utensil caddy makes room for all the extras.
Stendig Calendar 2022
An instant classic. Designed by Massimo Vignelli in 1966, the Stendig Calendar was immediately added to the Design Collection of the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Reset the Table Conversation Cards
U.S. Women’s National Team members and World Cup champions Megan Rapinoe, Christen Press, Tobin Heath, and Meghan Klingenberg created re—inc, a purpose-driven lifestyle brand to boldly reimagine the status quo and champion equity, creativity, progress, and art.
Anker PowerPort Strip PD 2 Mini
Charge and power up to 5 devices at the same time via 2 USB ports, 2 AC outlets, and 1 USB-C port. With the AC outlets located on the side, you’ve got enough space for any size plug.
Woman Made: Great Women Designers
Woman Made is the most comprehensive book on women designers ever published—a celebration of more than 200 women product designers from the early twentieth century to the present day.
Flint and Tinder Wool Camp Socks
Chunky wool blend socks keep your toes toasty and add a touch of classic style to any outfit. Pair these with your favorite boots, jeans, and a flannel, and you’ve got a certified classic fall outfit on your hands.
Design Within Reach Neutra Modern House Numbers
In 2001, renowned design studio House Industries partnered with the estate of late architect Richard Neutra – whose notable projects include the Kaufmann House (1947) in Palm Springs, the Lovell Health House (1929) in Los Angeles and the Kronish House (1955) in Beverly Hills, among others – to...
Haoma Earth Soap
Formulated for body, face, and hands, this gently exfoliating cold-processed soap creates a rich cleansing lather that fortifies the skin's natural moisture barrier, leaving your skin fresh, clean, and deeply hydrated.
HAY Time Hourglass
In a variety of colors and sizes, the Time Hourglass (2015) is a modern twist on the centuries-old invention of the sand glass or sand clock. Its organic shape and color combinations of clear or tinted glass add a hint of color and sculpture to bookshelves and consoles.


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