Hot List 7.27.15

The Hot List is a weekly roundup of our latest impulse buys.

Karaoke night + pitchers of beer = the basis for Mistaken Lyrics coasters. “Rock the cat spa” and “hit me with your pet shark”! $25 for six. Homespun: Modern Handmade, 869 Massachusetts Ave., 317-351-0280

Stylestop Sriracha tshirt 56

Hey, you have some Sriracha on your shirt. $56. Stylestop, 110 W. Main St., Carmel, 317-818-4585

Kate Spade cards 20

We love the juxtaposition of a gold scripty font on these Kate Spade notecards with the sassy phrase “How the devil are you?” $20 for 10 cards. Kate Spade, The Fashion Mall, 317-708-0236

Chatham Home desk 750

This one-of-a-kind desk is made from a slab of 95-year-old black walnut atop an 1896 treadle sewing machine that was transported from Virginia to Indiana by horse-drawn carriage. How’s that for a piece with story? $750. Chatham Home, 517 E. Walnut S., 317-917-8550

Addendum Sabre flatware

New at Addendum Gallery: playful, colored acrylic flatware and serving utensils from France, putting an ultramodern spin on traditional details. $7 to $36 per piece. Addendum Gallery, 736 Hanover Pl., City Center, Carmel, 317-253-3400

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