10 things that made my week #81

Art, blog, design
  1. The Wolpe Collection Celebrates A Quiet Legend of Design, Berthold Wolpe.
  2. I’ve been patiently waiting for Hurry Slowly, the new podcast by Jocelyn K. Glei!
  3. How to Care For Your Introvert. ♥
  4. Jessica Hische is an amazingly smart designer and created THIS just when we needed it.
  5. This is shipping container home building taken to the max.
  6. The Woman In The Room project. ♥
  7. It’s Ok To Feel Things. ♥
  8. These German Bowling Alleys caught my eye! ♥
  9. This Optical Illusion tile system by Casa Ceramica!
  10. Colour By Icons celebrates some of queer history’s most colorful trailblazers! ♥
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10 things that made my week #80

Art, blog, design
  1. People of Craft is a showcase of creatives of color and their beautiful work!
  2. Debbie Millman on the Importance of Courage.
  3. Designer Lucas Zanotto created this short film Eyes. ♥
  4. ↑↑↑ Lucas Zanotto also brewed the tiniest little cup of coffee!
  5. This concrete bicycle stand – BikeBlock.
  6. A Stanford psychologist on the art of avoiding assholes! ♥
  7. I’ll admit I’m a tab hoarder. Tabagotchi is here to help curb your many open internet tabs!
  8. This Camp Stove redesign! ♥
  9. These candle holders will really complete your tablescape!
  10. “Do you enjoy the sensation of petting a cat or dog, but hate the unconditional love and the fact that they have heads and limbs?” Qoobo may be exactly what you’re looking for!

10 things that made my week #79

Art, blog, design
  1. A Minimal Mechanical Pencil that will last a lifetime.
  2. How To Make Your Life Better By Sending Five Simple Emails.
  3. I absolutely do not need this Glass Ruler
  4. Be a Climate Optimist!
  5. One of Degas’ sketchbooks has been digitized!
  6. This café owner’s sidewalk signage is spot on!
  7. Branded in Memory: 10 iconic logos. 156 Americans. 80 hours of drawing from memory.
  8. Don’t Say ‘Velcro’, their lawyers made a music video urging us to use ‘hook and loop’! ♥
  9. The Goodnewspaper! ♥
  10. This simple grass ‘rug’ completely transformed a plaza in Madrid!

10 things that made my week #78

Art, blog, design
  1. This series by Todd McLellan, ‘Things Come Apart’, is so satisfying!
  2. This pen in matte black, please!
  3. The 2018 ‘Today‘ calendar by Matthew Hoffman is here! ♥
  4. The Uncomfortable series.
  5. Fail Safe is an illustrated essay by Designer Debbie Millman. ♥
  6. This Rainbow Banana temporary tattoo from Tattly. ♥
  7. I really enjoyed this article How to Retain More From The Books You Read In 5 Simple Steps.
  8. Alex Grigg Animates Steve Stoute’s Homage to Biggie Smalls.
  9. This Cape Town grain silo turned contemporary art center is absolutely stunning!
  10. THE DAD BAG! This is too good!

10 things that made my week #77

Art, blog, design
    1. This bike twists in the middle and looks dangerous fun af.
    2. Ikea’s new smart dimmable light bulb is straight up magic!
    3. Artist Michael Pederson’s tiny installations.
    4. I know I’m late to the game, and I take full responsibility, but Miley Cyrus’ video for ‘Younger Now‘ is everything! ♥
    5. This is also old, but since I was busy last week it counts: Cher wins the internet, AGAIN!
    6. Start With Yes.
    7. THIS: A Visual History of Lunchboxes! ♥
    8. Home decor for mystics: Crystal Coat Hooks.
    9. This design game geared toward ideation! *nerd alert*
    10. This Design firm is calling on allies to support LGBT equality. ♥

 

10 things that made my week #76

Art, blog, design
  1. Why Children’s Drawings Matter. ♥
  2. This photographer shot portraits of strangers before and after she kissed them.
  3. This Table Grill is cute af.
  4. The all-in-one Living Cube.
  5. Nuria Riaza creates some incredible illustrations with ball-point pens!
  6. This real-life Lego house is set to open in Denmark!
  7. Aaron Denton’s posters made my heart flutter! ♥
  8. St. Vincent’s new music video for her song “New York”.
  9. This upcoming graphic novel about Frida Kahlo!
  10. This is a Generic Millenial Ad. ♥ #lol

 

 

10 things that made my week #75

Art, blog, design
  1. This! The Gift Of Presence, The Perils of Advice. I needed to hear this today. ♥
  2. An imagined Conversation Between The Couple Jogging Together In The Park.
  3. This little animation of a library book going to ‘work’. ♥
  4. These balloon animals are insane!
  5. Illustrator Michael George Haddad. You can find him on Instagram here.
  6. This is gross but kind of captivating, Man vs. Gut!
  7. The Newton Espresso Machine. Gorgeous!
  8. These miniature balsa wood mobile homes.
  9. The Double Rainbow Plate!
  10. A Corgi And Chicken Square Off In The Least Brutal Fight You’ll Ever See. ♥

10 things that made my week #74

Art, blog, design
  1. The Koda Moveable Home!
  2. Panobook, a smarter notebook!
  3. This Wall Grid! ♥
  4. Ikea made instructions to turn a rug into a Jon Snow fur cape, because winter is coming!
  5. We should all be thankful the Mullet happened. ♥
  6. The sketchbook of design legend Ettore Sottsass. ♥
  7. Auto Mechanics Recreate Renaissance Paintings. ♥
  8. The origin of the weird floppy inflatable man.
  9. This massive rainbow yarn installation by HOTTEA. ♥
  10. BULLSHIT! <—–Worth the watch, by author Harry Frankfurt.

10 things that made my week #73

Art, blog, design
  1. (CHICAGO) The iconic water tower in Andersonville is back on top of the Swedish American Museum this week!
  2. And God Created Millennial Earth.
  3. What I Wish I Knew At Every Age – Advice from some of my favorite designers.
  4. The Story Behind The World’s Most Famous Desktop Background. Interesting even though i’m a mac guy 😉
  5. I don’t know what this is, but it’s fabulous! Milky Shot.
  6. Cuttemporary Art‘ by Sakir Gökçebag
  7. Interesting video about the color Purple!
  8. Stiletto-Skates. Brilliantly Terrifying.
  9. Gloopy Ice Cream Paint Brushes! ♥
  10. Here’s a little color inspo for the weekend: Unicorn Dreams by Ruslan Khasanov.

 

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10 things that made my week #72

Art, blog, design
  1. People looking at Alexander Calder’s Mobiles.
  2. These concrete modular sculptures by David Umemoto.
  3. This Honest Cover Letter is so perfect! 🙂
  4. Some local high school kids created a pretty dope 3-D Chicago flag mural!
  5. This new music video for ‘Boys‘ by Charli XCX!
  6. I love these Surreal Collages by Eugenia Loli! ♥
  7. This animated short ‘In a Heartbeat‘! ♥♥♥
  8. This Vertical Garden is the largest in the world and covers an entire building in Bogota!
  9. The Pessimist’s Umbrella. #wompwomp
  10. Cindy Sherman has made her private Instagram public!