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  • Friday Links

    - 2,000 marbles make the music of the Wintergatan Marble Machine. Video below. (via Slate) (image via wired) - Anish Kapoor Gets Exclusive Rights to the World’s Darkest Material - 3,900 Pages of Paul Klee’s Personal Notebooks Are Now Online - Infographic: Most Commonly Misused Design Terms And Their Accurate Usage - "Simply stand near a wall and raise and bend one of your legs." What exercises are best for improving balance? - The Rainbow Mountains Of China - The Sticker Project - stickers for your plugs - Calamityware bowls & small plates - I could live here: Chisenhale Primary's…

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  • Tom Dixon Sale

    While you may not be able to splurge on Tom Dixon's Wingback Chair, you should be aware that all of Dixon's goods are now on sale. Save 15% until March 15th and get free shipping (on most orders). What should you put your eyes on? The Arc Bottle Opener and Corkscrew, shown below, or maybe the Scent Water Diffuser? The Brew Coffee Set? The Cube Collection? So many choices! Wingback Chair, $5,400.00 $4,590.00 Cube Collection, sale: $47.99 -$67.99 Offcut Stool, $245.00 $208.25 Arc Bottle Opener, $60.00 51.00 Arc Cork Screw, $60.00 $51.00 See the collection at YLiving or Hivemodern.

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  • Friday Links

    - This 88 sq ft tiny home used to be a laundry room. (via domino) - Kickstarter: SANS Juice and Smoothie Preserving Travel Bottle - Grow a Bacterial Zoo in a Bottle - The Latest Generation Atlas Humanoid Robot Is Absolutely Incredible, and most people feel sorry for him (you'll see why). - Which type of exercise is best for the brain? - PLOEG architecten's Contemporary Barn - Hard Work Notebook by Hundred Million Enjoy your weekend!

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  • Knoll Classics Sale

    It's that time of year again, and you've got a tough decision to make. Just which Knoll Classic do you need want? The Knoll Classics Sale is on, and you've got until next Tuesday, March 1, to save 15% and receive free shipping. If you're wavering and can't decide which piece to get, don't worry, just employ your reasonable decision making skills and you'll know the right one. My pick would be the Bertoia Diamond Lounge Chair ($1,201.00+ $1,020.85+), hands down.

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  • Friday Links

    - Studio Octopi adds loft extension to RCA professor's house - John Lautner house donated to Los Angeles County Museum of Art (otherwise known as the Big Lebowski porn house) - Your Facebook Friend Said Something Racist. Now What? - Cute: Bruce, a juice squeezer - Also cute: How to Build an A-Frame Cabin by Carey Quinton Haider - Osteoid Medical cast, attachable bone stimulator by Deniz Karasahin (via designmilk) - Harper Lee quotes and, if you want pictures with the quotes, 32 Memorable Harper Lee Quotes We’ll Never Forget Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Restored 1930s Paris Apartment by Marcante-Testa (UdA) has a large, interesting French Metal Rack dividing its spaces. - Guitar help: Fret Friend - Onesies for little future Designers and Design Critics. - Indiegogo: Orilamp - How to be happy? Train for it - Wood Expanding Table - Einstein's gravitational waves 'seen' from black holes and What are gravitational waves? - Mesmerizing Mass Sheep Herding Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Studio Apartment in Paris by Anne Rolland Architecte - Super Tiny Apartment In Paris / Kitoko Studio (it used to be a maid's room, to give you a sense of space) - Bright woven wall hangings: jujujust's etsy shop - Air Bonsai - Simon Beck's Snow Art - Fluid Dynamics and elastic spheres (via itsokaytobesmart - Indiegogo: The Eden Suction Planter - Indiegogo: Orilamp - Jane Street Townhouse: Back Garden (via pinterest) Enjoy your weekend!

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  • Valentine’s Day Stuff

    If you absolutely have to participate in the overblown holiday that is Valentine's Day, you have my sympathy. To provide you with support, here are a few things that are a design aficionado's equivalent to a fluffy teddy bear and a shiny-red-heart-shaped mylar balloon, and are therefore entirely acceptable to give to someone you care about. A sappy/sentimental card is optional. 1. Wörther Wood Mechanical Pencil, $42.00 2. 'Love Heart' coffee mug by Vitra, $20.00 3. 3d-Printed Double-Layer Ring, $17.92 4. Marble Dock for Apple Watch, $119.99 5. Alice Cuff Bracelet by Agapantha, $38.00 6. Jump Charging Cable and Battery…

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  • Friday Links

    - New Resin and Neon Lamps by Sabine Marcelis (via Share Design) - Meet The Candidates In 100 Words And 60 Seconds - From the potter’s wheel at Tortus Copenhagen - So much yellow (inside and out): AD Classics: Rogers House/ Richard & Su Rogers - Credited As: Stop Motion Animator (via intweetion) - Chris Rock: Proust Questionnaire (via kateoplis) - Good Sleep = Good Gut? - Gif-out to a year of migration for 118 bird species across the Western Hemisphere. (via thisisnthappiness) Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Folly Soaps via The Art of Soap - David Derksen's Moiré lights rotate to create moving patterns - Can you build a better brain? - Yellow Staircase by CUT Architectures - Your entryway needs this coat rack, along with a peacock, of course: "The owners fashioned this coat rack from metal pipes." - Amalgamma develops 3D printing concrete technique for building structures - Yoga geeks, take a look at this: Nowness- Felix Price - Frame House by Jonathan Tuckey Enjoy your weekend!

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  • Friday Links

    - Animated Light Paintings by Lucea Spinelli (via thisisnthappiness) - The World's Most Functional Sleeping Bag by Capata - How to turn a plastic bottle into 20 yards of string - So many good stamps: extase's Etsy Shop (via thinx) - Mindful breathing - Honeybee mite is "like having a 6-pound house cat attached to your side, sucking the life out of you"- yikes: A Hardier Honeybee That Fights Back By Biting Back - Cocooon Veggie Bag - Incredible Gravity Map of the Earth’s Seafloors - Studio Swine turned Ocean Trash into Treasure - Nozomi Nakabayashi: Hut on Stilts (via…

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  • Friday Links

    - Mountaintop Skywalk with a 330 Foot Slide Down - New BFGF Blankets - Want: Nordic Spruce Box - Impressive staircase - Graffiti Ollio Rugs (via Skönahem) - Somewhat affordable: minimal Morey Platform Bed - Note: Slight sale on Galileo's Telescope by Odoardo Fioravanti -Davide D’Elia, Antivegetativa - "London designer Marcin Rusak has created a collection of furniture and lighting by encasing flowers in resin, then cutting the blocks to reveal the petals inside." Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Happy New Year!

    Happy New Year! Have fun, stay safe, etc. We'll be back on Monday with posts as usual. Shown above: Champagne Sabre, $112.45 $95.98 This sabre is meant to break off the neck of a champagne bottle. Good luck!

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  • Top Posts of 2015

    Wrapping up 2015 takes us to the popular posts of the year. It's mystery how some items take off and get thousands of views and others languish by the roadside, but, hey, such is the way of individual tastes and internet sharing habits. So, onwards, to the top 5 posts shared and visited this year. 1. Food Huggers, $10.00+ 2. The Backyard House 3. Stick-lets 4. Stick-N-Find Bluetooth Stickers, $35.00 5. The Vipp Shelter

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  • Happy Holidays!

    Happy Holidays to you and yours! Have a superb break with lots of fun and/or rest (whichever you need the most). We'll return next week with posts as usual. Cardboard Holly Wreath, $32.00 21" dia., 4" depth

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  • Kris Bernard Wish List 2016

    Last to share her wish list is BLTD's co-founder, Kris Bernard. Thanks, Kris, for sharing your list! 1. Procrastinator Patch, $5.00 2. Modern Minimalist Brass Necklace , $40.00 3. Moment Blank Notebook, $18.00 4. SIGG Mini Aluminum Snack Box - Aluminum, $31.09 5. Kingston Digital 128GB Data Traveler SE9 G2 USB 3.0, $46.96 6. Think Twice Money Wallet, $19.00 7. Thank You Rubber Stamp, $19.50 8. geometric concrete knobs, $16.68

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