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FLOWER POWER Studio Bijoux is Palm Beach's newest source for hand-tufted New Zealand wool rugs. The combined skill of a painter and weaver results in jewels for the floor. Shown: Kapua in Papaya from the Taureau Collection. (516) 602-0417,
DO THE RIGHT THING RugMark USA's 2010 Goodweave Rug Sourcebook features a broad range of industry-leading rug companies that share a commitment to helping end the cycle of child labor. (202) 234-9050, www.goodweave.org.
LEAF IT BE Artist Joan Sherman draws inspiration from the landscape outside her Roxbury studio. Her newest furniture designs feature fabric dyes used as paints. Shown: Fern bench. NYC, call (212) 387-0866 for an appointment, www.joanshermanarts.com.
STICKS AND STONES Fairfield native Tucker Robbins just opened a large showroom on the fifth floor of the NYDC. Known for his support of emerging artists, sustainability and diversity, Robbins packs his new space with pieces inspired by his travels. Shown: Shield sconce. NYC, (212) 355-3383, www.tuckerrobbins.com.