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Coastal Design Comes Home For Summer 2017

Coastal design without the kitsch. More light, hand-finished natural woods, less faux sea-glass octopus mosaics. True coastal style is clean, light, natural, and timeless. Far from the chic monochrome high rises of America's urban centers, coastal design elicits feelings of past family vacations on Cape Cod. A Simple and Timeless Marthas Vineyard Bedroom Showcases Classic Coastal Design Marthas Vineyard Interior Design Whethor curling up by the fire on an overstuffed linen couch with your collection of Thoreau poetry, or stomping in from the beach and kicking off your flip flops with a trail of sand behind you- great coastal design wants to be lived in and on, to be used and enjoyed for generations.  While Hammers & Heels is best...

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14 Geometric Furniture & Decor Finds That Take The Hexagon Trend To The Next Level

Interior design trends for 2017 are all about traditional, warm spaces pushing back against the chic minimalist aesthetics that have risen to prominence over the last decade internationally. Think warm reclaimed woods, lush green hues, farmhouse vibes, and mixed patterns just to name a few.  In the never ending battle for dominance between modernist and traditional aesthetics in interior design and decor trends, the humble hexagon and other geometric motifs hold a special place all thier own. Moving beyond the traditional tiled backsplashes and other two dimensional geometrically patterned elements in interior design, the hexagon is now jumping off the wall into decor and furniture design and is poised to spread into every area of the home.  This year expect to see...

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Insta-Sales

Introducing Insta-Sales  How it works Starting tomorrow we will be offering sales through Instagram (hammersandheels) and we could not be more excited about how easy it is for our customers! Look for our posts tagged #paywithpenny. We’ll include a short description of the product and a price in the comments. Just comment #sold to buy and Penny will follow up to take care of the rest. It’s super easy and once you’ve signed up with Penny once you’ll never have to add your info again. Is it safe? Absolutely! Penny uses a payment processor that is safe and uses industry-leading security standards, and your contact information will never be shared with anyone other than the sellers you buy from. How do I...

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Want a new way to shop?

Know what your looking for?  For a more refined shopping experience simply click the icon (here or in a product page) to see all of our products that fall under that category!     We really liked the way our new friends from MadeClose have icons to explain at a glance how a product is made. So we added a similar new tool to help make your shopping experience easier! Want only products made in the USA? No problem! Recycled and Up-cycled goods?! We've got that! Minimal to no impact on the environment. Yep! Handmade? You betcha!   Click each button to see all of your amazing options!    

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Expanding Ideas & Products

 We are expanding and adding a few carefully selected makers and curated products to our store and showroom! The decision to make some changes in our company was not taken lightly. We spent many days, evenings, and sleepless late nights toying with this idea. When you are a small business that has designed, manufactured, and sold only your own products for so long it is scary to make this leap. However, at a point we realized that in order to expand and grow we just couldn't do it all ourselves. There are amazing craft people making high quality, unique, and handmade products sustainably in many corners of the globe.   The first company we found that really solidified this idea...

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