• Friday Links

    Wooden Iron by The Tomorrow Collective Glasses Give the Color-Blind a Fuller View of the Spectrum Take a break. Stand up, stretch, walk around every 15-20 minutes. No, really, Take a Break. How Much (Or Little) The Middle Class Makes, In 30 U.S. Cities Here's a nice Stickbat with Cork Balls ($250) to play ball out on the lawn and/or street. But is it too nice? Hmm. Death, Redesigned Clever Mechanical Gate Opens Automatically without Electricity Simple Front Wallet Simple and very cool PLATN wallet Terrible Estate Agent Photos- A Book of the Most Baffling Property Photographs Ever Taken Listen ...

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    Exhibit: Feel Big, Live Small Emojis? Puh-lease. Not when there's Cindy Sherman-icons! (via Open Culture) Look at the amount raised on the Flow Hive - impressive! Office of Architecture: Brooklyn Row House 2 Oneadaptr Disease dynamics: Zombietown USA (via cnet) Screwpop Utility Knife Kickstarter: Kids Imagination Furniture by The Cardboard Guys 5 Things Architects Can Do To Better Serve Their Clients EBay Set to Open New Section on Its Site for Sotheby’s Auctions Prouve T-Shirt. There's also a Le Corbusier T-Shirt. (via Partners & Spade) Have an okay-awesome weekend.

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    NYTimes: Tom Sachs Boomboxes (image above- Ben Sklar for The New York Times) If You Want Healthy Cows, Feed Them Magnets WSJ: 5 Tips for Passing a Personal-Finance Stress Test Ha ha. The Kinspiracy For your walls: Elevations Meet Casey Legler - the world's first female male model LEGO: The women of the US Supreme Court We've all felt this way before: 9.5° Chair “A little boy said I look ugly.” one couple's $22,000, 350-square-feet dream home   Have a good weekend.

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    NYTimes will be discontinuing their Home Section. It was my favorite. Sad face. (Image from The Anti-McMansion article- via Remodelista) Thank you Design Good for including us! 9 Digital Design Magazines That Will Inspire You. Awesome. Why Our Brains Love High Ceilings Live now: Listen to a briefing about the 1st orbiting of a dwarf planet by @NASA_Dawn Laser Cut Seaweed for Sushi Cool! A Flag for Every Family by Amateurs The world's priciest cats: Cat Fancy How much of this week's news do you remember? Take Fast Company's News Quiz (and earn an emoji). Hydrophobic spray on the walls? ...

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    For your future mouth: 3-D printed snacks Open source DS Kit 01 wall lamp: Kits by You For your wrist: Fake Roley Wasted space or effing cool entryway? Tubakuba Mountain Hub Germinate your avocado pits (easily): AvoSeedo For the kiddos: Minimal Walnut Step Stool For the walls: Paper Trophies Here's one way to spread the word. Revolution Bike Stamp   Have a nice weekend.

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    The Knoll Classics Sale begins today, February 20, and lasts through March 3. Save 15% and get free shipping on most items. Beam: The smart projector that fits in any light socket. You'll see this posted next week. Zoomable 9 billion pixel photo of a Milky Way Warming Huts How loud is the U.S.? Atomic Overlook: 12 – Clay Lipsky UK government sets 2020 deadline to end replica furniture production   That's it for this week. Have a nice weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Friday links are back. Hooray! Toy Rail Tracks Patterns Drywall wallpaper Butter and cheese may not be so bad for you after all, study says (!) Anderssen & Voll indoor gardening collection Plywood Print Stool collection by Piet Hein Eek (this will most likely be a post next week) Old Windows Cabinet by Piet Hein Eek. Someone, please buy this and send me a picture so I can envy you. "When I Left the House it Was Still Dark" Seven Habits of Optimistic People Brutal London Cut-out Models   Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Happy Holidays!

    Happy Holidays to you! Here's hoping you have an enjoyable holiday break- we'll be back with our normal schedule after the new year begins. Shown above: Mighty Tree Top- Green Hemlock, $12.00

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  • Kristen Wentrcek Wish List 2014

    The last wish list to be shared is from Kristen Wentrcek of the Wintercheck Factory. Thanks Kristen for sharing your list! 1. Festool TS 5S Plunge Cut Track Saw, $615.00 2. Wretest Japanese Spicy Rice Crackers with Peanuts, $2.20 3. Basically Anything from this Store - This store is small and amazing: Gentry (If you want something specific: Nanamica Cycling Vest, $310.00 ) 4. Dock Table/ Truck Furniture, ¥175,000 5. Li-Da Jewelry / Bracelet, ¥4,060 6. Robert Geller Oliver Coat, $812.00 7. Nikwax / Cotton Proof, $4.99 8. Momo Dressing / Edamame Dip, $6.99 9. Green Pepper: Patterns for Adults, $5.00+ 10. Nike AirMax1 Sneakerboot, $120.00

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  • Gregory Buntain Wish List 2014

    The next wish list is shared by Gregory Buntain, Co-Founder and Design Director of Fort Standard. Thanks Gregory for contributing your ideas of gifts to give and get! (For more gift ideas, be sure to check out our Gifts category.) 1. Titanium Mug, $50.00 2. Balancing Blocks by Fort Standard, $48.00 3. Waterproof Fire Kit, $150.00 4. Stone Candle Holders, $68.00 5. Tissue Box, $90.00 6. Black Notebook from Public - Supply, $16.00 7. Stone Age Bangle by Chen Chen & Kai Williams, $173.00 8. Triangle Dinner Bell, $60.00 9. Bower Table Tiles, $15.00 10. Liquid Body Flask by The Principals, $48.00 11. Black Leather Long Wallet, $256.00

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  • GIGOT Wish List 2014

    The next wish list up is from Sieb of Good Ideas Grow On Trees. Thanks Sieb for sharing! 1. A pair of Insecta shoes - made in Brazil from vintage clothing - love the colours! 2. A Moebe frame - as I love framing any artwork I can get my hands on. 3. A Woodstock Wardrobe (€ 350) from designer Jeroen van Leur - Dutch Design at it’s best! 4. A Storytiles tile, to start my collection! 5. A Made of Sundays decal - handmade in Finland and very cheerful and fun!

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  • Chadhaus Wish List 2014

    Emily and Chad Robertson from Chadhaus are the next to share items they wish to give and get this holiday season. If you're not aware of their design studio, they produce beautiful, modern wood furniture pieces made to order in Seattle, Washington. Thank you both for sharing! In Emily's own words- Chad and I each have our own lists, featuring many great locally made handcrafted products and great shops in Seattle. A few picks from our list this year: 1. We've been reworking our furniture layout to accommodate a large dining table, and I have my eye on this pendant to ...

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  • Simon Yuen Wish List 2014

    Simon Yuen, a former contributing writer to BLTD and all around creative smarty-pants, is next to share his wish list. He's currently living in Portland and making all sorts of cool stuff for a living. Thanks Simon! 1. Mates for Life Poster, $28.00 2. Dutch Blitz® Card Game, $9.99 3. Square Handle Basket, $110.00 4. Large Canvas Notebook, $32.00 5. Matador Pocket Blanket, $24.99

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  • Daniel and Emma’s Wish Lists 2014

    The next wish list is from Daniel To and Emma Aiston of Daniel Emma. Thanks Daniel and Emma for sharing your lists once again! Emma's Wish List: 1. Perfect Christmas day outfit: sea spray cocktail pant, $289.00 2. Who wouldn't want this in their life? It is covered in eyeballs for goodness sake! Pink Leather Clutch with Eyeball Print, $78.00 3. No explanation needed. Gravel and Gold Boob Pillowcase, $40.00 4. Gaudy gold piggy bank, $200.00 5. This has been on my wishlist for quite a while........the colours are the BEST! Ojo de Dios Rug, $385.00   Daniel's Wish List: 6. Ghost Patrol Frisbee, $15.00 7. All Day Donuts (6 pack) 8. weber smokey ...

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  • Jaime Derringer Wish List 2014

    Jaime Derringer, Founder and Executive Editor of Design Milk and Dog Milk, is up next to share her wish list this season. Thank you Jaime for sharing! (If you'd like to share your list, just send us 5 to 10 links to items you want to give or get.) 1. BEOPLAY A2 wireless speaker, $399.00 2. Cuff by Jamie Spinello, $65.00 3. Bower mirror, $1000.00 4. Tom Dixon salt and pepper grinders, $75.00 5. Trivets by Iacoli & McAllister, $88.00 About Jaime: A Jersey girl living the laid back life in SoCal, Jaime Derringer is Founder and Executive Editor of Design Milk and Dog Milk. She collects milk cartons and chunky necklaces and ...

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  • Stefan Boublil Wish List 2014

    Stefan Boublil, the creative director of the apartment, is next to share his wish list of gifts to give/receive this holiday season. Thank you, Stefan, for taking the time to share. (If you'd like to share your list, just send us 5 to 10 links to items you want to give or get.) Stefan's own words: I must confess I have been extra-naughty this year, what with all my coveting thy neighbor’s wife, restraining orders and whatnot. That is why I am expecting mostly compressed carbon this christmas, which doesn’t mean all my wishes should go to waste, so ...

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