One word: adorable. You're looking at the world's only blue-eyed koala. This nine-month old beauty makes his home at Dreamworld in Australia's Gold Coast. Initially worried that this light peepers were a sign of a sight problem, tests revealed that he has perfect vision despite that reduced pigmentation. The joey's name is Frankie, after ol' blue eyes himself. I'm not embarrassed to admit to my love of both Frankie and Frank Sinatra – see the koala flash his baby blues closeup in another piccy when you read more
Made from Acacia wood, this Roost bowl ($54) is silky smooth and humbly gorgeous. I can imagine it on my Thanksgiving table with a winter greens, feta, and pomegranate-seed salad offsetting the burnished brown of the wood. This bowl should be treated with food-safe mineral oil, which will have the added bonus of darkening and glossing the wood.