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Friday Links - Amy Bennett paints her self-built 3D miniature models. (via slow show) - Okja, from Netflix, available on June 28 (via kottke) - More fold-out furniture in this space: WAATAA By Studios - Paintings: Becky Suss- Homemaker (via hyperallergic) - Noise Pollution: National Transportation Noise Map (via curbed) - Japanese Woodblock Prints Reimagined as Contemporary Tattoos (via thisisnthappiness) Have an excellent weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Trust Me, 2011 by Moyra Davey. "16 photographs taken by Davey – showing details of interior spaces, dust, spiders, tiles, a stuffed animal, a tree – have been folded, addressed, and mailed to the writer Lynne Tillman..." (via Augenweide*) - A view from the bottom of the watering hole - How to photograph the night sky on a phone - And all this time I thought it best to opt out: Robocalls Flooding Your Cellphone? Here’s How to Stop Them - Just a reminder: women who draw, an open directory of female* illustrators - Download A:LOG's drawings (.dwg,.3dm,.ai) -…

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    - Muji to sell tiny blackened-timber prefab huts for £21,000 - Why Don't People Return Their Shopping Carts? (via FC) - Just in case you need the advice: How to Make the Best Protest Sign - This idea could restore ice in the Arctic Ocean - Brilliant Hack Lets You Wrap A Band-Aid Neatly And Securely Around Your Finger (just cut two little slits at both ends of the band-aid) Have a great weekend.

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  • Mother’s Day 2017

    When is Mother's Day? Next weekend, if you can believe it. If you're not sure what you're going to buy as a gift, here are a few ideas that may be appropriate for your favorite matriarch. 1. The perfect tote: Iittala x Issey Miyake Bag in Ivory, $180.00 2. It's better than a tattoo: Mom Lapel Pin, $12.00 3. A little blue vase: Troll Vase, $50.00 4. For herbs or flowers: Menu Grow Pot, $80.00 5. A little beauty enhancement: Rodin Lip Set, $190.00 (or just the Lip Balm, $34.00) 6. Warmth, pattern, color: Dusen Dusen Throw - Shapes, $180.00…

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    - Angela Deane manipulates vintage postcards to create a cast of flowery characters - Alexander Rotondo Captures Moments In Between Days - Gene editing opens doors to seedless fruit with no need for bees - Cool! NERD's 3CSup is an ultra light + translucent paddling board for surfers Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Orit Dolev creates NOMAD, a digital music instrument for travellers - An oddly soothing live jellyfish cam - These Smart Contact Lenses Could Painlessly Monitor Diabetes - Boy learns to drive on YouTube for McDonald's joyride Not a lot of links today, as we're traveling. Enjoy your weekend!

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    - The 9-Minute Strength Workout - Squid and octopus can edit and direct their own brain genes - Sci-fi themed playing cards: Stardeck - Hmm. A watch made of cat, dog, or animal fur: The Companion Collection - A UK entrepreneur takes flight by attaching miniature jet engines to his limbs. Nothing could go wrong, surely. - Custom Moon Phase Cufflinks - Bagel Maker - 'Ogi' pen holder Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - Hexagonal wooden lattice wraps Mexico City home by Felipe Assadi and Francisca Pulido - Furnishing Utopia - As Congress Repeals Internet Privacy Rules, Putting Your Options In Perspective and also, if you've not already, how to Set up a VPN - Pretty. Artist Documents Convenience Stores In Her Beautiful Paintings For 20 Years - Dragon-proofing: why skyscrapers in Hong Kong have holes - Reminder to Look Up - Why You Should Wake Up at 5 A.M. Every Day - Burning food is a great way to find out and illustrate how much energy it contains - The New Vantablack…

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    - Look Inside Artist Alex Katz’s Eccentric Industrial Loft - Uh-oh. The almond milk craze could be bad news for bees - Ephemeral Rugs Formed From Oklahoma’s Red Earth by Rena Detrixhe - Talk to Your Kids About Inappropriate Pics on Facebook - Augmented Reality Is About To Change Art Forever. Maybe. - A Designer’s Dream Apartment — for Someone Else Enjoy your weekend!

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  • Friday Links

    - High Line Art: Zoe Leonard / I want a president (view text via pdf) - Abstracted Alterations to The New York Times’ Front Pages by Fred Tomaselli - Yves Béhar designs Samsung television to look like a framed work of art. Yes. - How to overcome shyness - Seems like everyone is excited by this (for good reason): Nimuno Loops - The Toy Block Tape - Erling - Jewelry for Apple Airpods - Solving All the Wrong Problems - Ikebana Ring Enjoy your weekend.

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    - MYCANOE: Origami Folding Canoe That Travels in a Box - Patrick Stewart and a Pitbull named Ginger - Artist Remixes “If You See Something, Say Something” Posters in NYC Subway - What Would Happen If We Just Gave People Money? - Six irrefutable pieces of evidence that prove climate change is real - The art of conversation, explained by the only artist to get eight US presidents to sit still - Mr. Rogers Introduces Kids to Experimental Electronic Music by Bruce Haack & Esther Nelson (1968) (I'm sure I've linked to this before.) Enjoy your weekend.

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  • International Women’s Day

    Today is International Women's Day. Take time to get involved, whether it's by pledging your support to #BeBoldForChange or by participating in A Day Without a Women (see below). Anyone, anywhere, can join by making March 8th A Day Without a Woman, in one or all of the following ways: 1. Women take the day off, from paid and unpaid labor 2. Avoid shopping for one day (with exceptions for small, women- and minority-owned businesses). 3. Wear RED in solidarity with A Day Without A Woman Check out International Women's Day and Women's March for more information.

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  • Friday Links

    - Moment 2.0: Make your iPhone or Pixel A Better Camera - Trigger: Retaliatory Online Donations (via mashable) - You Can Wire Up A Rose To Store Electricity - How to make your kid good at anything - Kickstarter: Leverage Bottle Openers - DID THE OSCARS JUST PROVE THAT WE ARE LIVING IN A COMPUTER SIMULATION? - Someone paid $15,000 for a chunk of mold and honestly what a steal - 10 Hours of Ambient Arctic Sounds Will Help You Relax, Meditate, Study & Sleep. Hopefully. Enjoy your weekend.

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  • Friday Links

    - A decent looking fitness tracker: Steel HR (via Forbes) - Michael K. Williams asks Michael K. Williams: You think I’m being typecast? - Cue: The Smart Cuckoo Clock - Hmm. “Tell me what kinds of toxins are in your body, and I’ll tell you how much you’re worth,” - How the Design of Your Spoon Can Enhance the Taste of Food - The science of “hangry” - Fun! Vintage Vogue Tattly Enjoy your weekend.

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    - How To Make Speakers From Post-Its - It's that time of year again... Knoll Classics Sale - Superb little summer home: Font Rubi Cottage - For your favorite records: flipbin - Opening Soon: A New Architecture School With No Fees and Zero Studio Hours - This Metal Conducts Electricity But Not Heat "That could make it useful as a coating for smart windows; when they got enough sun, they’d become reflective like metal and keep some of that light out." - ORBIT Ruler BY STUDIO JUJU - The Privacy Enthusiast's Guide to Using an iPhone - Loewe reveals its…

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