We may struggle with directions and working out percentages (well, at least one of us does), but boy, can we shop online. Our sheer skill can take us to the cobbled streets of Paris' 7th arrondissement to downtown Manhattan, via Tokyo, in less time than it takes to polish off a bowl of Ben & Jerry's. And it frequently does.
One of our absolute favourite sites for picking up style-savvy souvenirs, no actual travelling necessary, is the Brooklyn-based Leif. From whimsical ribbon-print textiles to ombre table runners, pastel-hued plant pots to glittering agate objet d'art and fine jewellery encrusted with rough-hewn gems, it's truly a one-stop shop for one-of-a-kind treasures. We've picked some of our current must-haves below...
Amethyst tealight holder. We want.