True story: I used to hate birds—actual birds and anything bird-related. Now, for some reason, I love them. Don’t ask. I don’t have an answer. But I’ve always loved F. Is for Frank, the Dallas designers we named Best Metalworkers in the January/February issue of D Home. With Mother’s Day coming up, you might want to familiarize yourself with the F team, too. They have lots of great gift options, including handmade pewter place card holders perfect for the party-throwing mama. There are several designs to choose from, but, come on, who doesn’t love birds?