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Tea Time Taiwan makes a twin cup, left, that allows customers to enjoy two separate flavors of tea at the same time. North Shore artist and illustrator Nick Kuchar sells reusable, two-sided cardboard coasters, pictured at right, for those who can’t (or don’t want to) pay for some of his more expensive artwork.
PHOTOS BY CINDY ELLEN RUSSELL AND CRAIG T. KOJIMA / PHOTO@STARADVERTISER.COM
Handcrafted and locally sourced, koa earrings from Hawaii Bookmarks, left, make a fashion statement, highlighting the rich beauty of the wood. At right, the Strassburg Sock helps relieve heel pain from inflammation of the plantar fascia, a thick membrane that stretches the length of the sole of the foot.
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Sky Dreams’ soft, fleece Hali‘i travel blanket by Angie Higa, who rekindled her passion for sewing after retiring from banking, has a lined, waterproof zipper pouch perfect for stuffing with a small pillow.