It’s the start of the a new year, but you’ll find yourself fighting for the wishbone once you catch a glimpse of the walteria living paperweight ($135).
Don’t try breaking this bone in half. it’s worth its weight in bronze. Literally. The piece is handmade, molded in cast bronze, and is sure to bring luck to whatever it holds down. Ok, so it won’t turn paper into gold, but maybe it’ll help erase your pesky holiday debt. by osmosis, perhaps? The simple design is elegant and makes for a sharp office fixture. The tradition of breaking the wishbone for luck came from the english, so who’s going to go against tradition? It’s the country that gave us clive owen, after all. Finally, a way to take the weight off your mind. just make sure to get it on paper. The Walteria Living lucky break paperweight available at Barney’s, 100 Huntington Avenue, at Ring, 617.385.3300. www.barneys.com.
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