Archive for October, 2012

Replenishments.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

New things on the shelves today include patterned pens, vintage wooden polyhedra as well as some old things we found in Berlin.

 

Wrap star.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Anton Alvez‘ string wrapping machine will turn any planks of wood into prettily striped furniture.

How many eyeballs are in Norma Cackle’s sweet jar?

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Tell us & 3 randomly selected winners will get a super bag of treats. Not tricks.

Brassed off.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

We do like a bit of brass. And a nice block. So this brassy block building is scoring points all round.

Vincent Loiret.

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

Memphis-esque creations from Vincent.

Happy Halloween!

Wednesday, October 31st, 2012

We hope you have a frightfully good day. We are celebrating by looking at some old trick or treat bags. Lots more here.

Cirkel.

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Spectacular wall lights by Daphna Isaacs.

Telegramme gradient.

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Etiquettes.

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Diagramism.

Monday, October 29th, 2012

Info graphic art a plenty at diagramism.

Carte de Nuances.

Monday, October 29th, 2012

An old ribbon colour sample card from 1970, see the rest here.

Century of the Child.

Friday, October 26th, 2012

If we could go to New York tomorrow the first thing we would do is go see the Century of the Child exhibition at MOMA. Classic design for kids from around the world, it looks marvellous.

The price is right.

Friday, October 26th, 2012

Our new jotter comes with 11 oversized price stickers, so you can decorate & label your gridded book. It also has loop staples so you can put it in your ring binder. If you like price stickers you might also like this Flickr group.

The doors of Tallinn.

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Tallinn is a great, cheap weekend away. You can find good things in the markets, eat dumplings & marvel at their splendid doors. Photos by us, them, here and also from Wikimedia.

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Index collection.

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

Raw Color continue to spoil us, this time with a new range of ‘colour index’ tea towels. Too nice for pans.

The Invariants.

Thursday, October 25th, 2012

A fun series of vases using jars, concrete, blocks of wood and nice shapes. Via Artnau.

Omar, oh my.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Omar Sosa celebrates everyday things in the loveliest of ways, we’re especially enjoying these kitchen robots. And his classic glasses with coloured water.

Tata Naka.

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Missing seams by Tata Naka.

Another candlestick holder.

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

Very nice candlestick holders with wooden containers attached. By.

Richard Rezac.

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

More here.

Bag romance.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

A ridiculously good collection of old paper bags.

 

Cactus Arrangement of the Week.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

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Ephemera we found in Berlin.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

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You’ve been framed.

Monday, October 22nd, 2012

A very smart new take on the photo frame, each mitred side is held together by a clipped in bracket. Copper detailing is always nice.

Wyne Veen.

Friday, October 19th, 2012

Wyne’s photos are a welcome blast of colour & fun. Lots more to see here.