We’re celebrating Island Origins’ fifth anniversary with wood, a symbol of strength, wisdom and forgiveness. From wood home décor and accessories, Caribbean artisans showcase the endless versatility of craftsmanship.
This handmade wooden tray incorporates imagery of the Aglaonema, a lush flowering plant that dots Jamaica’s gardens. Invoking the island’s flora, this wood home décor piece is an everyday ode to The Rock’s natural beauty.
$25.97 | caribshopper.com
Handmade from 60-year old reclaimed Mora wood, the Beardologist beard comb is not only durable but also allows for effortless grooming. Up your self-care routine with this beard comb to help smooth and soften your bristles.
$16.97 | caribshopper.com
Jamaican designer Lacey-Ann Bartley uses 100% Jamaican wood to craft her pieces with a team of artisans. This wooden tea box, for example, is made from Jamaican cedar and features partitions to elegantly display a wide variety of teas to show off your other wood home décor and accessories.
$32 | bartleysallinwood.com.jm
Celebrating the beauty of wood, this plate set by the Jamaica-based brand will add organic warmth to any table setting. The natural wood grain gives each plate its own sense of character.
$38 | bartleysallinwood.com.jm
Haitian designer Daphnee Karen Floreal merges traditional craftsmanship with contemporary flair to create her eclectic pieces. This geometric statement bracelet is made from layers of wood and bullhorn.
$35 | bijoulakayhaiti.com
Jianbe crafts sustainable, eco-friendly and fashionable watches and straps from natural bamboo and a variety of reclaimed woods. The sporty crown Cocoa design, for example, contrasts ebony and walnut wood, perfect for any debonair style maven.
$85 | shopjianbe.com
Jianbe gives the classic dress watch an unexpected twist with this design, pairing a dark dial with a strap made from Zebra wood and bronzed stainless steel for this wood accessory.
$120 | shopjianbe.com
Drizzle sweet honey on your toast or in your tea with this handmade honey dripper crafted from Jamaican hardwood. With a distinctive marbleized wood grain, the drizzler is designed to release an even coat of honey.
Using natural materials, Jeff Menzies creates instrumental works of art for musicians worldwide. This five-string gourd banjo features a sculpted neck made of wood from the Blue Mahoe tree.
$995 | jeffmenziesinstruments.com