An advocate of ingenuity, an agent of design, and a champion of things both useful and beautiful; Keena is a manufacturers' representatives organization based in San Francisco, California.
We are a tight-knit group of sales minded individuals, striving to collaborate and connect with taste makers, buyers, designers and industry leaders who share in our creative vision.
BLACKWING/PALOMINO’s roots in the pencil industry go back seven generations. The BLACKWING pencil was introduced in the 1930′s by Eberhard Faber and was the pencil of choice for Oscar, Grammy, and Pulitzer Prize winners throughout the 20th century. In 2010, Palomino, whose industry roots were planted over a century ago, revived the Blackwing to much critical acclaim.
Textiles have been handmade in India for thousands of years. Highly specialized techniques of weaving, dyeing and embroidery have been carefully passed down hundreds of generations. B&G’s goal is to use age-old techniques to create contemporary designs that can be enjoyed in everyday life. They work with small co-ops that share their relentless pursuit of excellence and quality, and their belief in fair wages. They donate 50% of their profits to support girl’s education programs in India.
In keeping with a passion for creating new uses for innovative textiles, CHILEWICH has turned a versatile, textural, and washable woven vinyl material into a modern essential — fashioning it into a remarkable range of products found in restaurants, cafes, hotel and homes around the world.
CLAUDIA PEARSON brings her 20 years of illustrating commercially to a range of products for the home. Inspired by her love of great food she has created a collection of tea towels, prints, greeting cards and totes.
In 2016, Cloudnola was founded by Renee Vendrig, Rita Dragoni and Christian Jimenez to provide, as they put it, "a whimsical take on time." Based in The Netherlands, Cloudnola designs a wide range of modern clocks, watches and other home accessories. Cloudnola clocks are comfortingly familiar in their basic form and function, but with fun design twists that give them a sense of freshness in today's contemporary design landscape.
FRED AND FRIENDS enjoys making fun out of everyday things, and they love to make any-day presents for fun-loving people. FRED focuses on well-designed stuff that solves a problem, puts a smile on your face, and doesn’t cost a fortune. They delight in taking everyday, functional products and turning them into something fresh and unexpected, something funny, something personal.
Designers Holger Graf & Daniel Lantz reimagine a palette of simple yet elegant materials into modern and intelligent pieces. Influenced by the constant intersection of opposites in the world, their aesthetic is thoughtful and functional, combining the disciplines of both East and West into subtle, minimal design.
Ink + Alloy is designed to be carefree, effortless and versatile - the perfect accessory to the modern wardrobe and your everyday life. All Ink + Alloy pieces are handmade from either their studio in Atlanta or sourced from artisans worldwide. Their offering includes jewelry, block print scarves, beaded crossbodies, totes and clutches. All are designed to be timeless favorites.
KIKKERLAND DESIGN is a mini-Wonderland for your home and office. The collection is packed with personality-filled gadgets, gifts, toys, games, and supplies for the party and the office. It’s the perfect way to sneak some fun into the everyday.
A Brooklyn-based women’s accessories brand that combines heritage Mayan loom weaving with modern aesthetic and function. Thier pieces carry a story of partnership between the women who weave them and the women who wear them, and sales help indigenous women send their children to school.
Moglea is an Iowa-based letterpress studio that focuses on the craft of artful stationery and paper goods. Production processes are done by hand and make each piece feel one-of-a-kind.
A gentle, water-based nailpolish that is 100% safe, 100% made in France and 100% fun! Guaranteed to be free from phthalates, formaldeyhyde, toluene and fragrance. Dermatologically tested. Forget about nail polish remover—this nail polish comes off with soap and warm water, or directly in the bath!
Noted* is a wholesale distributor of curious merchandise for better gift, museum, and toy shops. Their goal is to evoke curiosity in people of all ages, helping them engage and interact with the items they offer. Taking inspiration from nature and art, these unique gifts are guaranteed to bring a smile to everyone’s face.
Mako creates well-designed, accessibly priced drinking products that pave the way for fun. They make juicers and decanters; you make margaritas and wine nights.
Ototo products are functional household items with a witty and unexpected twist. Many of them are inspired by fairy tales or myths, as exemplified by the Nessie collection. The Ototo team believe humor to be an important part of their design process. They try to infuse that whimsy and playfulness into every product, alongside its functionality.
Be true to who you are and your life will unfold miraculously in front of you. Jewelry for the journey.
PETIT COLLAGE creates modern toys and decorative accessories for children and grown-ups alike. Playfulness imbues everything Petit Collage touches – from mobiles and craft kits to puzzles, games, wall decor and more. The original designs are created by Argentinian artist and children’s books author Lorena Siminovich.
From the creators of S’well, S’ip is playfully designed to bring charm and fun to your everyday water bottle, perfect for when you want to let your fun personality shine through. Whether it’s ice-cold water, fresh juice, or a steaming cup of hot cocoa, S’ip will keep your beverages hot or cold all day long.
S’WELL bottles merge style and function with environmental and social consciousness by producing a rainbow of sleek, non-leaching and non-toxic 18/8 stainless steel water bottles that keep your drinks cold for 24 hours and hot for 12, while giving back to those in need. S’WELL is a proud partner of the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, American Forests, and Drink Up.
TATTLY is a temporary tattoo line for design-minded kids and kids-at-heart. Stylish designs created by all star artist, allow the freedom of one to change their mind and uniquely express themselves based on their mood, occasion or state of mind.
The folks at TEROFORMA design with simple, rich colors; natural materials; elegant shapes, and exquisite craftsmanship. Their mission is to create a place where old-world techniques are combined with contemporary ideals, where understated elegance is the result of intentional simplicity, and where uncommon quality can become a part of the everyday.
Drawing from museum archives to pop culture icons, WILD & WOLF finds inspiration in all facets of modern life, cultivating an award-winning assemblage of licensed products and in-house designs… including Gentleman's Hardware, Wild Wood, Game Room, Ridley's, Happy Jackson, V&A, Folklore, Mr. Men and Mini Moderns.
YELLOW OWL WORKSHOP is a San Francisco-based cottage industry of clever design with a soft spot for the environment. Stationery, DIY kits and gifts inspired by nature, pop culture and everyday objects represented with a sophisticated, urban slant. Ingredients: non-toxic inks, 100% PCW recycled paper, and rubber stamp sets incorporating reclaimed wood.