Entries from April 2010

Earnest Efforts Wood Baby Rattles

April 25th, 2010 · 2 Comments

We’re having a BABY! In celebration of our news, here’s a fantastic set of wood baby rattles.  Hand made in by Earnest Efforts in Oregon, these toys are crafted from fallen timber, finished with non-toxic beeswax and filled with lentils or beans.  They have a wonderful musical tone and are fun even for adults. Available […]

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Tags: Toys

Couch Cushion Architecture

April 25th, 2010 · 2 Comments

Here’s a wonderfully cute critical analysis of couch cushion forts collected from around the internet: A brilliant synergy between the weighted foundation and the light tensile structure, this project impressed us with its attenuation of structure and bright interior spaces. The courtyard and formal entry are also well thought-out and provide a clear means of way-finding. Grade […]

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Tags: Architecture · Home · Toys

WMF Sale

April 21st, 2010 · No Comments

WMF makes absolutely gorgeous stainless steel and glass kitchen tools and home décor, including the “Concept” fruit bowl above.  All of their products have sleek, simple modern lines and excellent craftsmanship.  They’re also on sale over at Gilt Groupe today, so hurry on over and buy some goodies for your home.

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Oh Snap! Cheese Board & Slicer

April 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment

A cheese slicer for mice and men.  I love it! Designed by Jason Amendolara and available at Uncommon Goods.

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Tags: Food · Home