Best of Boston

2006 Best Home Accessories

Koo de Kir

It doesn’t take a very discerning eye to look at Sarah Cihat’s reglazed vintage plates and know that they are cool. Knowing whether they’ll look good on your dining room table paired with a particular Michael Aram eucalyptus-branch candlestick—now, that requires talent. Koo de Kir’s straight-out-of-a-Dwell-spread salesclerks take the intimidation out of mod design with their friendly, helpful hints and advice, letting shoppers spice up their abodes with confidence.

65 Chestnut St., Boston, 617-723-8111,