Archive for February, 2012

S.D.L

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Stockholm Design Lab sure know how to make something look damn pretty.

Instructions for the use of the Olivetti Lettera 22.

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012


Berndnaut Smilde.

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Paper bag buildings by Berndnaut Smilde. Thanks Junk Culture.

Geometric compositions.

Monday, February 27th, 2012

More magnificence here.

Toast modernist.

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Prototypes designed for Girmi in 1979 by Michele De Lucchi. Life would be so fun with these around, pink toasters should be LAW. Pic via barbaric interior.

Things we found in Paris.

Monday, February 27th, 2012

Stuff & Things.

Friday, February 24th, 2012

New.

Friday, February 24th, 2012

Our new number stamps. 0-9 on plywood blocks. Use individually or make patterns.

Variations on a tube.

Friday, February 24th, 2012

A collection by Tomás Alonso.

Happy Friday.

Friday, February 24th, 2012

Designed by Greene Partners.

Richard Rezac.

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

See more of his work here.

Marine Hugonnier.

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Marine obscured images in various newspapers, using collages of Ellsworth Kelly’s work. The results should be published on newsstands daily.

Symphony No. 4

Thursday, February 23rd, 2012

Best album cover ever. Via Project 33.

On your marks.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

The new Matthew Marks Gallery in L.A is based on a painting by the splendid Ellsworth Kelly. The building is the one on the left.

The things that dreams are made of.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

via Freaky Fauna.

Just our type.

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012

Alfred R Wepf has an enviable collection of old typewriter ribbon tins. Here are two of them. For more click here.

Montreal ’67.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Animal icons from the ’67 Expo in Montreal. Designed by Burton Kramer.

Wheely nice.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

Stitch in time.

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

From the Netherlands an old cross stitch pattern book. It’s a corker! You can view it all by searching for ‘Borduur-Patronen’ right here.

John Clappison.

Monday, February 20th, 2012

John Clappison was a prolific designer of ceramics, mainly for Hornsea Pottery, during the 60s & 70s. This is our collection of his illustrated mugs. There are many to get, but are getting rarer & pricier! We use them daily because they make ones tea taste better.

The language of flowers.

Monday, February 20th, 2012

via r-hamdan on Flickr.

Smalls plates.

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Undergarments styled like plates of food. They’ve been around a while but they’re still so nicely made. By.

Timbres educatif.

Monday, February 20th, 2012

This old rubber stamp catalogue makes us very happy.

Winners!

Monday, February 20th, 2012

Thank you all for entering our Valentines competition. We have two winners. Lianna Shepherd gets 1st prize, the 2nd prize winner is Mar. Another giveaway next month!

D.I.Y Project.

Friday, February 17th, 2012

What are you doing this weekend? We’re turning all radiators into sheep. Via @raneytown.