11/01/2013 01:41 pm ET

Guest Picks: Pride-Of-Place Decor

Uncommon Goods

Just as our families and experiences shape who we are, our locations are inextricably linked to our personal histories. Ask travelers about the importance of place, about the different feelings evoked merely by changes in longitude or latitude. This roundup is all about loving your city, though admittedly that "love" is often a mixed bag of emotions and sometimes even a lack of love. But each piece here still recognizes the importance of place.

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