Sun, sand, and surf say summer, sure, but consider some other things: A rope hammock stretched between a pair of towering shade trees. A sturdy Adirondack chair beckoning you to sit back and slip off your shoes. A two-handled basket packed with sandwiches and a Thermos for a picnic on the grass. A kettle grill smoking and sizzling with burgers and dogs. Lodged in our collective memory, these products have become much more than just functional. Thanks to a combination of timeless design, usefulness, and originality, they've become iconic. Take a tour of 50 around-the-house items we think have achieved that status—and that, yes, are still made right here at home.