MCA Curator Naomi Beckwith’s Favorite Things

ART SMART: The Hyde Park native picks shows us 20 items she loves

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KID ROBOT BENCH

KID ROBOT BENCH (kidrobot.com)
“When the apartment was feeling too ‘80s and comfortable, the only thing that could jar it was the pop-iness of this piece.”

 

 

VINTAGE ETON JACKET

VINTAGE ETON JACKET
“I simply adore this hand-tailored coat from the 1930s. I bought it from my favorite mens’ vintage shop in London. The structure is amazing and the details are so nuanced—the piping apparently [indicates] the owner of this jacket was a class leader [at Eton].”

 

 

PIERRE HERMÉ PARIS CANDIES

PIERRE HERMÉ PARIS CANDIES ($22 each, pierreherme.com)
“I cannot and will not depart Paris without a supply of sweets from this master candy maker.”

 

 

ANYA HINDMARCH TOTE

ANYA HINDMARCH TOTE ($613, at anyahindmarch.com)
“I refuse to check bags. I travel light and have had my eye on this tote.”

 

 

MASALA DABBA SPICE CANISTER

MASALA DABBA SPICE CANISTER
“I cook a lot. This simple, utilitarian spice container has been my trusty companion for years. I usually keep it stocked with coriander seeds, cumin, chilies, turmeric, cinnamon sticks, and star anise.”

 

Photography: (tote) Courtesy of vendor; (all others) Anna Knott

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