[uhp-steyt fan-see] - adjective

1. not exorbitant or extravagent by city standards, however in a rural setting (like upstate new york) it is in fact, quite fancy.

2. a wonderful blog dedicated to art, design and other things that are indeed upstate fancy.





Smile Glass - $37

Available in many colors these handblown glasses are sure to put a smile on everyones face, straight from Warau Koppu.

Recycled Notebook - $10

So many colors and so many types of inside pages, graph paper, old dittos, maybe a drawing or two, each one is unique, from Subu.


Vintage Pitcher - $13

For the quirky guy on your list why not try this vintage pitcher or other kitchen ware from, Ravenna Girls. (it's for guys too)

Octopus Cufflinks - $25

Who doesn't love an octopus? These super awesome porcelain cuff links would look spiffy on a shirt ( even without a tie ), from Luster Bunny.


Lego Cufflinks - $18

For the more nerdy guy on your list, perhaps a certain software engineer, try these one of a kind cufflinks from Bits and Badges.

Bottle Opener Buckle - $25

Stylish, cool, and practical. This belt buckle will help keep your pants up and help get that bottle open, from Metalogical.


Laptop Case - $50

Carry your laptop around town in this felt laptop case, and you will be the envy of every MacBook owner you encounter, from Red Arrow.

Custom 4-pack - $18

This custom wood 4 pack carrier would be perfect for gifting a few home-brews or just a great gift for a beer enthusiast, from Roberto Sand.


Shaving Lotion - $10

The perfect after shaving lotion for extra sensitive skin! Give the guys something sensual for them with this shave lotion from Red Leaf.

Moneybag Wallet - $30

This one of a kind wallet is made out of a vintage money bag. Thin and lightweight and very eco-friendly, from Chakra Pennywhistle.


Woodgrain Ring - $130

Guys like jewelry too. Why not get this masculine nature inspired ring for that special guy on your list from Honey Bee.

Wishbone Tie - $30

A little wishbone is printed high upon the necktie so that it'll peek through a jacket or vest. This microfiber tie is from Toybreaker.