Archive for October, 2011

Tied up.

Monday, October 31st, 2011

This is a wonderful idea for a homemade bow tie. Cut up an old book and bind in the centre with a piece of leather or fabric. via no aesthetic.

 

Carlos Bevilacqua.

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Brazilian artist Carlos makes smashing sculptures reminiscent of atomic models, gyroscopes & orreries. See more here & here.

Happy Halloween!

Monday, October 31st, 2011

Have fun trick or treating. Here is a brilliant knit.

Win!

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Post up your guess. 1st prize wins one of these & a trick or treat paper pack. 2nd prize wins a stamp. Winner picked at random. Fangs for taking part!

Lego pumpkin.

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Make a Lego pumpkin this Halloweekend. Not so good in a soup.

Very short films.

Friday, October 28th, 2011

Spaced out.

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Take one giant leap for mankind and visit this super retro blog of vintage space books. There are lots of nice illustrations and out there predictions of future space stations.

Microwhat?

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

Random fun over at Microwhat. Before and after experiments of things in a microwave! Whilst on the subject here are two microwave recipes for you:

1: Put cornflakes in a bowl, scoop of vanilla ice cream on the top, microwave for around a 2 minutes, let cool. EAT.

2: Put Hula Hoops in a bowl, grated cheddar on top, microwave for around 40 secs, let cool. Sprinkle with Tabasco. EAT (it’s a cheesy HH biscuit!!)

Design for nerds.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

If you would like to get us a Christmas present, for services to stationery, then any of these would be nice. Thank you.

Crappy taxidermy.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

It’s Halloween soon. Crappy Taxidermy is all sorts of petrifying.

Full board.

Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

Another Tallin find. The spinner is a winner.

Victoria Reichelt

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Victoria paints piles of books and magazines. We like these things, and we like paint too. It’s a no brainer.

Sweet play.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

This chocolate building system is genius, it’s Willy Wonka territory. The interchangeable base is the nicest element but overall it looks very pretty. via mapping the marvellous.

A free ticket.

Monday, October 24th, 2011

Hair today.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

An alphabet of facial hair. One for the gents, and bearded ladies. Perfect for mo-vember. Via full table.

Automated colour field.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Nike Savvas.

Friday, October 21st, 2011

Australian artist Nike Savvas took a ball of string and just did it. A nice discovery for a friday.

 

Play & display.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Geometric terrariums and modern takes on the display case. Yes please to all. By 1, 2, 3, 4.

Meatscapes.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Sausages in space, gammon lighthouses and more meaty collages here.

Who’s a pretty polly?

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

The prettiest pollies in ‘The Incomplete Dictionary of Showbirds’ by Luke Stephenson.

Tallinn doors.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

The doors in the old town are all different and there’s not a dud in sight. Made up of geometric shapes, patterns and amazing colours.

2012.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Diaries are now ready for your dates.

Lisa Hamilton.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

Nice multi faceted paper crafted gems by Lisa. via boom.

 

Hat of the Week.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2011

We’re not sure where you can get this. Maybe Philip Treacy.

Sun ruins.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011

‘Sun Ruins’ is a series of old prints of the universe, with all the stars punched out. By Aspen Mays.