Every time I go to type Shiny Hammer I want to type Shiny Happy People… holding hands… (if you get that song stuck in your head for the rest of the day, you’re welcome).

I love these aluminum products from French company Shiny Hammer – they’re a breath of fresh air from the usual plastic and wood. Founded by designer Samuel Aguiar, Shiny Hammer’s pieces are handmade in France one at a time.

Oh, and they also make pretty-painted aluminum products, too: