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Nendo's latest umbrella hides a cover in its handle Kickstarter: Baron Shave Kit Frozen bubbles Drone made from fungal material Kickstarter: Cambium: Minimal Dock The tl;dr version of the Bible 360° Laser-Cut Paper Story Books by Yusuke Oono Lettermate (via swissmiss) Have an excellent weekend!

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  • Wish Lists 2014

    If you haven't already been peppered with gift suggestions and guides in your inbox, here's a hint: the holiday season is here. This year we'd like to try something different. Instead of featuring our online (and in person) friends' wish lists like we do every year, we'd like you to submit your list. What would you, a semi-faithful reader of BLTD, like to give or receive this year? Keep your list small- up to 5 items please-, keep it safe for work, and make sure to provide links where the items/products may be purchased. We'll include your name, a very ...

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  • Friday Links

    Skyscraper for bees by University at Buffalo students WFH House (via Handimania) This will probably be a post next week. BeON: Stress-Free Home Security Robot Makes You Feel Like There's a Ghost Behind You Four Seasons House in Segovia by ch+qs Election Signs in America Recycled for Lighting Overseas NYTimes: Cooking Techniques (via open culture) Six stretches for people who sit at desks (via swissmiss)   Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Terrifying: emoji masks New Habit Challenge: Only check email twice a day Bookmark for next year's costume: Weird but Awesome Sweatshirt - Body Anatomy Science Teacher Midnight Scoop Ice Cream Scoop (via Dwell) Port Vieux pavilion by Foster + Partners DIY: Silicone Mold from Silicone Sealant   Enjoy your Halloween, as well as the rest of your (spooktacular) weekend.

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    Olaf Scooters: It's a carry-on (or backpack) kickscooter. 410-Square-Foot Family Flat in Sydney Bracelet Charging Cable Squidoo, the invisible phone holder Bake On tea towels Aerial Bold: Kickstart the Planetary Search for Letterforms Anila Quayyum Agha's installation   Enjoy the weekend.

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  • Blu Dot Sale

    You know that Blu Dot is having their big sale, right? You can get 20% off all designs until November 9, so it's worth checking out if you're in need of a few furniture pieces that don't cost an arm and a leg (and looks good too). A few quick links to some favorites below. Copper Real Good Chair, $299.00 $239.20 Bank Mink Velvet 96" Sofa, $2,499.00 $1,999.20 Stash Desk, $399.00 $319.20 Nook Queen Bed, $1,499.00 $1,199.20 Scamp Large Table, $349.00 $279.20 Hot Mesh Chair, $129.00 $103.20 Strut S-Large Table, $1,399.00 $1,119.20 Sale lasts until November 9, 2014.

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  • Friday Links

    Evolution: A Colouring Book 2nd Graders Eat at Fancy French Restaurant NYTimes: Advertisements for Myself Three cheers for Pig Pen Sedaris!  FINE LINE: Playing Cards in Pictures & Words This Guy Takes Underwater Photos With a Desktop Scanner SlimJig: the wallet size phone, phablet, and tablet stand agenda 2015: Plan & Play! "Köllård is a neat little device that lets one connect the famous IKEA Dioder colored LED light to your smartphone."   Have a great weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    AMPY: power your devices from your motion (via Forbes) Brick Blanket Even Decaf Coffee May Help Fight Off Liver Disease Tilt My Blinds If you commute on a bike, you might like this: Chained to work These Nuclear Reactor Drawings Will Melt Your Brain Easy DIY Pendant Lamp   Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Cubee: The Illuminating Instagram Photo Cube Olivier van Herpt: Functional 3D Printed Ceramic POLIGON Make your own Sculpture Ecological business card Ha ha. If We Lived In A World Where Women Catcalled Men Ddigz: get a floor plan and furniture/accessory suggestions for your room from a professional designer within 24 hours (for $479). Ostrich Pillow Mini (nap anywhere now!)   Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Not a lot of links this week... projects got in the way of perusing the internet.   So cool: RoomScan app Nika Zupanc: Homework Chair Atrium House by Tham & Videgard Arkitekter DIY Copper Clothing Rack navy kitchen cabinets(!) Slightly crazy wood chevron floor   Have a great weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Longitude 131° (via Tiny House Living) The NoPhone (Sadly, the NoPhone's Kickstarter campaign is cancelled.) Architizer: The 20 Best Architecture Tumblrs Frozen Yogurt In A Shell, No Packaging Required EpiPen cases and wallets Hot Spots: Mapping the World's Most Photographed Locations Cheat Sheet To Becoming A Great Public Speaker Laniakea: Our home supercluster   Enjoy your weekend!

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  • Knoll Sale

    It's that time of year again. The annual Knoll Sale begins. The many classic design pieces that you know and love are 15% off until September 30th. What should you consider? Maybe a Bertoia Side Chair, a Pollock Arm Chair, or Schultz's Petal Dining Table? Pick the piece you love, and then congratulate yourself for waiting so long. Shop the sale at Knoll, Hivemodern, DWR, or YLiving, just to name a few. Or, go to Knoll's website directly to find a shop near you.

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    Outlet in a converted book. Yea or nay? Better Band-Aid Paper mache "creature masks" by London based artist Abigail Brown (you can buy them on her site). Who Made That Windshield Wiper? This is not a bad DIY Flush Mount Light Fixture, if you're into gold. (I am.) Garbage-Filled Cave Bought for €1 is France's Cutest Airbnb Ick. Acer's Selfie Hat Nice digs priced at $22 mil, if you're interested. You'd be able to brag that Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick were the previous occupants. Infographic: The Insane Popularity Of CrossFit, Visualized

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  • Friday Links

    I could live in a houseboat if it looked like this inside: Houseboat by Mjölk Architekti Less Is More: The Tiny House Movement What is the blue light from our screens really doing to our eyes? Just what you need: a terribly expensive firewood holder Dyson's Robot Vacuum Cleaner How to Teach a Young Introvert Fun: Hedge Planters on Kickstarter Laser cut wood dividers for your vinyl, books, and media: Kate Koeppel Design   Have an amazing/exciting/relaxing weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    Xenia Moseley's ladder from the Wish List project The Prepster, the Luxury 3 Day Survival Bag (via Tish's Place) How to eat sushi Katsutoshi Sasaki's Imai house is just three metres wide Skateboard Swing (DIY?) Yikes. This video shows the lung capacity of smokers vs nonsmokers   Enjoy your Labor Day Weekend!

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