'Tis the season, folks, for the age-old tradition of shopping. Welcome to Curbed's 2012 Advent Calendar Gift Guide, where every day from now until Christmas one gift shall reveal itself. Click below to unveil today's pick, and as the holidays draw nearer check out the whole lineup. Here's to all things merry and bright.
Metal overlord Michael Aram modeled this Gingko Trivet after "the intricacies of form and texture found in foliage from around the world." The detailed leaves and stems are crafted from cast nickelplate. $65 at Michael Aram.