Antique dowry box typical of Kerala, the southwestern Indian state that's home to Kochi. "The roofline of the box echoes the architectural style found in many Kerala houses, which have a gabled roof construction," says Michael Aram.
Most visitors to India gravitate to the north--Jaipur, New Delhi, Agra. On her most recent shopping trip to India, One Kings Lane co-founder Susan Feldman headed south instead, to Kochi and Chennai, and she invited along Michael Aram: Not only is he one of our favorite tableware designers, but he’s also lived in India for 25 years. Together they brought back these choice finds that we're excited to be sharing with you.