Merch Blog

Dec 19, 2013

We have a special treat for our San Francisco customers!

Need a last-minute gift, but don’t have the time to come by our store before Christmas? SixDoors is a fantastic new company we have partnered with that allows you to order same-day courier service from local San Francisco companies.

Download the SixDoors app here and browse the 260 items(!) we have made available through them. (If you click Stores in the main menu, we’re first up!) As for the “special treat” we mentioned? If you use the code AGMERCH at checkout, you get free delivery on your first purchase!

Save your time and energy during this hectic season. It’s a win-win.

Dec 17, 2013


Next up in our employee introductions is Alba! Alba was just promoted to be our Brooklyn store manager, so drop by and say hi when you have a chance. She’ll be happy to help you find the PERFECT gift for the season!


Here are Alba’s favorites:

Cactus – White Porcelain

Wine Stopper – Pool Ball

Gold Painted Resin Bison Mount

Sawyer Bar Stool

Narrow Taper Shelf

MACK Dog Lamp – Brass

Dec 13, 2013


Josephine has worked at our Brooklyn store since September 2012. Not only does she handle PR and marketing, but she manages our web orders, so if you decide to pick one of her holiday picks, she’ll pack your pick!


Here are Jo’s favorites:

Halifax Chair (“In black!”)

Necklace – Razor Blade

Large Metallic Skull Candle – Gold

Birchwood Bear Pillow

Hanging Leather Mirrors

Glitter Taper Candles – Hunter Green

Dec 11, 2013


Over the next couple of weeks, we will be highlighting gift item favorites from our Brooklyn and San Francisco employees. We have two small-but-dedicated staffs that are able to help you select the perfect furniture piece, home good, or gift item all year round.

Scott is our San Francisco store manager, and moved to open SF after a stint managing the Brooklyn Store. If he looks familiar to those of you on both coasts, that’s why!

Scott also does most of our photography work and runs our killer SF Instagram. Follow us @AandGmerch_SF!


Here are Scott’s favorite items this season:

Moose Wall Plaque – Made in Brooklyn!

Good Grief Glasses – Set of 2 w/Coasters

Bottle Opener – Silver Antler

Bluetooth Wireless Leather Speaker

OCD Chef Cutting Board

Aluminum Skull

Dec 09, 2013

Looking for a gift for them to share? In our third gift guide installment, we present a handful of neutral crowd pleasers, sure to be well-received by anyone you love.

Playing Cards – Animals Dressed as Humans – $19.50 – Are you a fan of our awesome altered plates? This standard, 54-card playing deck comes from the plates’ Los Angeles-based designer, and is sure to make anyone smile. Who doesn’t love a shark in a suit, or a cat in hipster glasses?

Iron Tower Table Lamp – $329 – Finding classy, unique lighting for your bedroom or study is often a challenging task, but this sturdy iron table lamp may just do the trick! It’s versatile enough to fit just about style pattern, but unique enough to receive compliments from any visitor.

OCD Chef Cutting Board – $27 – Broken up throughout with 1/8″ markings, this 12″ x 9″ cutting board has cutting guides for BATONNET/MEDIUM DICE; ALLUMETTE/SMALL DICE; JULIENNE/BRUNOISE; and FINE JULIENNE/FINE BRUNOISE. Help the obsessive chefs in your life never get it wrong!

Puxxle – Squirrel – $24 – This wall art puzzle is not only super fun to assemble on your wall–the box contains 210 square vinyl adhesives (0.78″x0.78″ each) and an assembly guide–but will last on as an attractive accent on any wall.

Mirror with Shelf – $299 – A beautiful, classic approach to the wall mirror. Grab your keys from the shelf and check yourself in the mirror one more time before you leave the house, or keep your contacts and light toiletries stored in a convenient place.