Archive for July, 2009

GOING POSTAL.

24Jul09

Found via TweeLass, a stamp map of the world by UK based designer Marc Alcock. So cool. Advertisements


THURSDAY LOVE.

23Jul09

Just discovered Ninainvorm via Oh Joy!.  Love!


GOOD ENOUGH.

23Jul09

I love GOOD Magazine. I was reminded about their Transparency column by design work life yesterday. The entire magazine is incredibly well designed, but the Transparency column is a special highlight. Done in collaboration with a different designer each month,  infographics are used to address current issues. The archives are here in the GOOD flickr […]


I know you’ve been waiting for this and now, it’s official. Beets & Bears is open for business! Beets & Bears is my NEW website and Etsy shop. I’ve previously written about Marshmallow Fever, my other (soon-to-be-opened) Etsy shop and website for screen printed goods. This is a new online space for interesting and unique […]


HELP.

21Jul09

So, Help Remedies (that’s helpineedhelp.com) have been popping up all over the internet- spotted it most recently on yes, please– mostly due to their super fun and witty packaging.  Observe: The best thing though, on their website, is a tab called “bored?” which gives you the option to click on “help I’m bored“. Here you will […]


I don’t think it’s any secret that I’m a big fan of Design Sponge. Beautiful site, great content- can’t get enough! I’ve seen the individual Design Guide posts often and always take a quick look- I don’t travel all that much but the guides are very thoughtful and detailed and always authored by someone who […]


Via Boing Boing and Dezeen, Ink Calendar by Oscar Diaz. Check out the Dezeen link for more pics and a full description of how it works.


It’s a stencil. From Stencil Library. Based in the UK, they also have a great blog with lots of examples of how their stencils can utilized. Love it.


YES, IT IS.

20Jul09

Interesting and beautiful embroidery by Joetta Maue. Discovered via fly.


SUPER STORAGE.

19Jul09

Via Little Green Notebook, great DIY embellishment idea for those storage cube ottomans that you see at Target and Bed Bath and Beyond. Take this: and do this: