Entries from February 2010

Alvar Aalto Ice Cube Trays

February 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

My friend Capree might have her Tetris ice cube trays, but I have to say I like my Alvar Aalto shapes better.  Just sayin’. Pick up yours for only $5 over at Aalto.com

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Tags: Food · Gift Ideas

Why You Should Not Eat at KFC

February 22nd, 2010 · 2 Comments

I don’t usually post about food, but I ran across this today and it was too disturbing not to share.  Chicken Pot Pie. A beloved dish made with pastry dough, chicken, stock, carrots, pototoes, and assorted other vegetables, right? Not at KFC. Here’s the unabridged list of the ingredients in the KFC Chicken Pot Pie: […]

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Tags: Food

Marquis Estate of Cherry Creek

February 21st, 2010 · No Comments

I’ve always loved the mountains.  Although I grew up near the Blue Ridge Mountains in Virginia, for me nothing quite compares to the Rockies.  Ever since we drove across the country to California I have looked forward to going back to Colorado.  Now if I could just pony up $5,659,000, I could live there in […]

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Tags: Architecture

Video Sunday: The Third & The Seventh

February 21st, 2010 · No Comments

This short film by Alex Roman takes a look at architecture as art using a stellar combination of actual footage and computer graphics.  For the best experience, head over to Vimeo and check it out in HD fullscreen. The Third & The Seventh from Alex Roman on Vimeo.

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Tags: Architecture · Film · Video Sunday

Video Sunday: The Making of The Fiberglass Chair

February 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

This footage from Modernica makes me appreciate the Eames’ timeless classic that much more.

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Tags: Video Sunday