East Village Delight: John Derian, 6 East 2nd Street

A search for Astier de Villatte's gleaming white ceramic tableware originally brought me  to this trio of home décor shops in New York's East Village.  This distinctive line of dishes, pitchers, bowls, etc. etc. is handmade in Paris and inspired by 18th & 19th century designs.  The only problem is making a decision-the selection is incredible...