10 things that made my week #70

Art, blog, design
  1. These DIY Rainbow Balloon Hats would have been perfect for Pride! ♥
  2. The Artifox standing desk.
  3. These fun little cups by Louise Madzia!
  4. Every child needs this Jetpack Backpack!
  5. This French Press tho! ♥
  6. Ban   ana split.
  7. This is a great interview with graphic design legend Massimo Vignelli!
  8. HAIM has a new album out and this video for ‘Want you back‘ is great!
  9. How the Eames Plywood Lounge Chair is made.
  10. Photographer Niv Rozenburg created some beautiful images of architecture in Bushwick, Brooklyn. ♥

 

Also, Carly Rae Jepsen, A.K.A. The Queen of Pop, played a secret concert in Chicago on Tuesday, I waited in line for 3 hours and got to dance my heart away! WORTH IT! She played ‘Cut to the Feeling‘ for the first time live, too! ♥

10 things that made my week #67

Art, blog, design
  1. The third in a series of beautiful coffeemakers: Manual Coffeemaker N°3.
  2. Warning! This is nerdy… This site shows real words as hex colors. 🙂
  3. This print: The Problem With Life.
  4. Maybe my boyfriend would let us get a Lego Cat!
  5. These same-sex wedding photos will give you all the feels! ♥
  6. This is really interesting: How do you draw a circle?
  7. Rupaul’s Drag Race Alums give drag names to republicans!
  8. An Artist opened a convenience store in Manhattan made entirely of felted products!
  9. A parking garage to fall in love with! 12 artists transformed the space with color and shapes.
  10. This Illustrator: Josh McKenna! ♥

This weekend is the annual Pride Parade in Chicago! I’ll be out celebrating with a million of my friends, follow me along on my Instagram Story @raisincain (only on the app)

“There is a vitality, a life force, an energy, a quickening that is translated through you into action, and because there is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and will be lost.”

-Martha Graham

↑↑↑(thanks for sharing @mrrenaissancestyle)

Happy Pride, Loves! ♥

10 things that made my week #66

Art, blog, design
  1. This illustrated guide to Frank Lloyd Wright’s architecture!
  2. This brass sketching pencil! ♥
  3. I love a good Letter Board!
  4. These Stunning Photographs of European Libraries.
  5. Lorde confirmed she ran an anonymous Onion Ring Instagram account!
  6. The Babadouk is the official star of Pride Month!
  7. Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie release their new album! ♥
  8. On Sunday I Marched On Washington with thousands of other beautiful individuals!
  9. Sketchnotes 101: The Basics of Visual Note-taking.
  10. Rainbow Pool Float? Yes, Please!

 

10 things that made my week #56

Art, design
  1. This coat rack; The Switchboard, needs to find its way to my home!
  2. I’ve heard good things about The Andy Warhol Diaries.
  3. If you haven’t been excited about a ruler lately, check out the Rule/One!
  4. This Chrome extension lets you see if books are available at your local library!
  5. The people at You Are Beautiful have a new limited edition sticker this month!♥
  6. Nicole He programmed a computer to tell her what artwork to make!
  7. Georgia O’Keeffe’s Powerful Personal Style.
  8. These photos of 1950’s Hong Kong are stunning.
  9. This photo of Putin as a gay clown is now illegal in Russia… So don’t share it…
  10. The High-five perfected with FiestaFive!

10 things that made my week #51

Art, blog, design
  1. This Tipping Cube concept in France offers an interesting perspective!
  2. Good read:  “I Did Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Workout. It Nearly Broke Me.”
  3. Anxiety is Contagious!
  4. This Turntable project is beautiful.
  5. Your Brain On Coffee!
  6. Change is good.
  7. “Good citizens tell the truth” – This illustrated book about how the government helps us from 1969.
  8. Explore Your Life In History. (via The Atlantic)
  9. This old cement factory turned residence is pretty incredible!
  10. The NOPE button for Chrome! ♥