Archive for the ‘Collections.’ Category

Flights of fancy.

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

A bevy of old airline labels. Via here but many more here and here.

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Happy Friday!

Friday, February 21st, 2014

21 nice things for the 21st February.

Ticket to Ride.

Saturday, February 8th, 2014

The World Ticket Pool is a nice place to spend a cup of tea. Pretty offerings from around the world.

10 boxes for the 10th January.

Friday, January 10th, 2014

Desire.

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013

From the wonderful Store Front Tile pool.

No Name Design.

Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

For several decades, Clive Franco, designer and lecturer at the Schule für Gestaltung in Zurich Zurich (design school) has collected with passion and rare insight, everyday objects usually considered trivial and unspectacular. Via Mudac. This exhibition needs to tour!

Happy Friday!

Friday, October 18th, 2013

Here are 18 nice things for the 18th of October.

A short break.

Saturday, October 5th, 2013

We are taking a short break before we gear up for the Festive Season. Maybe we will find some nice things on our adventure too.

Our London shop will resume service on the 14th October. As will shipping of online orders. Have a nice week, see you soon!

Dick Bruna.

Thursday, October 3rd, 2013

Happy Friday!

Friday, September 6th, 2013

6 nice colourful things for a grey 6th September.

Three nice things.

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

From a very kind Dutch visitor to the shop. Lovely!

Colour me bad.

Monday, July 15th, 2013

Very delightful colour collections by Sara Cwynar via featureshoot. You might also like these.

Happy Friday!

Friday, May 17th, 2013

A collection of 17 nice things, for it is the 17th of May.

Blue, yellow, green.

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Three new colour sets, you can see the rest of our collection here.

Walking on Air.

Friday, April 5th, 2013

This is the worlds biggest collection of old airline posters. Tuck in!

 

A collection of sundries.

Thursday, April 4th, 2013

Taken from the newest issue of Casa Brutus (also featuring P&C!). These items belong to the man behind Amass.

The Grandma Museum.

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

28 years of gifts from a grandmother to her granddaughter. A really lovely archive and a heartwarming project. Thank you Junk Culture.

 

Ensemble D’Animaux.

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Designed in 1946 by Georges Martin, via the wonderful toy collection at les Art Decoratifs.

Intelligence Services.

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

A collection of old psychology and intelligence test instruments. All via the Science Museum. Thanks @kkconkers for the tip off.

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Happy St Patricks Day.

Sunday, March 17th, 2013

It seems appropriate to look at some green things. Have a fun day!

Felt.

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Happy Friday!

Friday, March 8th, 2013

8 nice things for the 8th of March.

Mapiot.

Monday, February 25th, 2013

A blog devoted to vintage Israeli napkins. Thank you to our friend Shir David for sharing!

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Things we found in Paris.

Monday, February 25th, 2013

Micah Lexier.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

You  may be familiar with Micah’s lovely stacks of books. We want to be familiar with these lovely collections of found things.