Archive for August, 2010


Sorry folks, I’m off on holiday for the next week sunning it up in southern Spain.  I’ll be in this lovely village – brainstorming and thinking about blog posts every single day for sure!

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Budapest Abacus

An abacus from a market in Budapest… Wait, are those bottles and barrels of wine?  What kind of maths is this?!

Via The Other Side of the Shelf.

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The lovely Uniform Wares watches are now available in some fantastic new colours – these are the navy, dark green and teal.  (Oh man, that green one is calling me.)

My deep red version is no longer available… I’ll consider it a limited edition.  Lucky me!

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Golden Girls nesting dolls here.

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Some seriously gorgeous oil paintings of mineral specimens by Carly Waito.

Introducing Amethyst, Rhodochrosite and Smoky Quartz.

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Thomas, Edison & Alva

Three lovely, sculptural hooks from Berlin-based designers llot llov.  The hooks are named Thomas, Edison and Alva, but of course.

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Stunning, glass decanters with stoppers made from scraps found in a London glass works.

The ‘Minarets’ (by Ezgi Turksoy & Kacper Hamilton) will be exhibited at Mint for the London Design Festival.

Via Dezeen.

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Clothing Necklace

Sweden’s Hommin have devised quite an elegant way to display clothes.  Oh – those Swedes!

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Maurizio Anzeri meticulously embroiders abstract shapes onto found family photographs transforming them into haunting, new portraits – an impressive combination of textile and photography.

Stunning? Yes.  A bit creepy?  Yes.  What’s not to love?!

The Photographers’ Gallery have prints available.

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Impressive Jelly

Amazing jelly creations from Bompas and Parr.

(Transation to those stateside: jelly = jell-o.)

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