this seagrass basket at the new Century 21 here in Downtown Brooklyn last week. It now holds all of the kids’ stoop toys. Pretty and affordable.
VIDEO (via Emerline)
– Digital Revolution:
More and More People Are Paying For Content
– My favorite scarf brand, Slowfactory, is running a sale! SPRING40 will take 40% off. Love this one,
NYC by night.
Your summer 2017 reading list, provided by Bill Gates
– I always use paper bags for my recycling, but they tend to fall over.
This bin will make it more sturdy, and it looks good. Totally getting one.
It was never a dress.
Periodic table of NYC trash. ( via)
Advice vs Feedback.
beach tent looks good for someone fair skinned like me.
– MoMA’s ‘
unpacking the archive‘ exhibition celebrates 150 years of frank lloyd wright
– Yep, big believer in “
suck it up Sundays“. I find them weirdly satisfying.
Airbnb started a magazine to share human stories.
How to customize your Facebook feed, how to improve what the algorithm shows you, how to set up lists that filter your feed, and how to control what you see as shortcuts in your sidebar.
– This Vietnamese
playground with multicolored flags is lovely.
– Knife Skills:
How to Clean, Trim, and Prepare Artichokes
1Password introduces “Travel Mode” to protect your data when crossing borders
Is the gig economy working?
Amazon’s data-driven bookstores
– FieldNotes now offers a
leather cover & memo books combo. Nice!
– Did you know
Tattly makes scented Tattly? It’s like a visual perfume!
Tomorrow marks 12 years of me feeding this blog. So many feelings! How fitting that this was
my very first post.
My blog is my longest running labor of love. Dig into my archives and you’ll see how the blog has evolved over time in terms of what catches my attention. Feels good to stick with something for this long.
Thank you for reading and happy my blog birthday to you!
pushable unicycle made me giggle!
Shinola Runwell Turntable was created as a limited run of 500 units. It made me gasp! What a beauty!
13) Learn to overcome the uncomfortable feeling of striking up a conversation with those around you! Try not to use your phone as a means of avoiding others.
Love #13 in Cameron Moll’s
phone contract for his teenage sons. Grown ups should have to sign something similar.
Embroidery artist Sheena Liam hand sews images of women whose hair seems to gracefully dangle from the 2D surfaces. Lovely.
The length of the
Roll-Out Table can be adjusted by sliding the end out and letting the tabletop follow, while the steel crank on the side is used to retract the length. Totally wish listing this one!
Anna Lappé speaks on the “empathy of food”.
(via Michael Pollan)
Floral designer Lewis Miller has been turning NYC
empty garbage cans into voluminous bouquets! Love this!
My 7 year old is completely smitten with
Hix, a versatile new toy consisting of four soft, convertible cones made of elastic silicone rubber. Each cone transforms into four basic shapes which can be stacked and nested in a myriad of different configurations.
These small felt animals by
PetitFelts won my heart.
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20 minutes dinners!
Gather is a minimal, modular desk organizer. Really well done!
Why Americans Smile So Much ( via)
modular shoe might make me consider occasionally wearing higher heels again.
– A Real-Life Education in
Protecting Your Creative Work In a Digital Age
Google’s new AI tool turns your selfies into emoji.
Everything is a game. I watched the trailer. And now, my brain hurts but I am intrigued.
this a thing?
– This is
my favorite place in the world.
Personal Democracy Forum 2017: A conference exploring and analyzing technology’s impact on politics, government, and society.
This pot. So beautiful.
– My kids would love this
desktop edition pool game.
– This is
a stunning print.
you’re old cake topper made me laugh.
11 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Divorce
8 Captivating Books on Design History
How to cut cake perfectly.
– I can’t stop laughing. There’s
a device that helps you take better selfies with or just photos of your dog.
– This is a
beautiful, minimal laundry hamper.
– This years
Adobe Creative Residents have been announced. In my next life I want to be a resident!
– Is there an
upcoming Creativemornings event in your city?
Skateboarding Rainbow. Of course.