Aardvarks


waste not want not. we want it!
5 February 2008, 5:03 pm
Filed under: Design, Things We Covet, Things We Like

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Designer Peter D’Alessandro has created a new and more efficient way to chop your veggies. 

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Hook it.
4 January 2008, 11:36 am
Filed under: Design, Things We Covet, Things We Like | Tags: ,
Did you just have one of those “Why didn’t I think of that?” moments? Yeah, me too. 

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Luca Nichetto thought of it; and now the Hook Box is at Bosa Ceramiche.


creature feature
20 December 2007, 11:49 am
Filed under: Design, Stocking-stuffers, Things We Covet | Tags: , , , ,

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Dozi Paperclip Holder Have you ever seen paperclips look so adorable?

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green WUBBIE ah-wubbie-wubbie-wuuuuu! 

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Eames Elephant Miniature a replica of the legendary 1945 Eames Elephant.  



ohh Mr. Sun, Sun, Mr. Golden Sun!
13 December 2007, 10:56 am
Filed under: Design, The Natural World, Things We Covet, Things We Like | Tags: ,

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For the birds
3 December 2007, 1:59 pm
Filed under: Stocking-stuffers, Things We Covet

No it’s not an exaltation of larks but a trio of bird-themed goodies we found. First a hand-made blank book from Finland. il_430xn14700552.jpgNext a  sweet birdy pillow from Michigan.kstu_bird_pillow_brown_lrg.jpg Finally, tea towels from South Africa.il_430xn14840253.jpgEnjoy!



The Perfect Egg (or Key) Holder
14 November 2007, 9:07 pm
Filed under: Things We Covet | Tags: , , ,

The Egg Flat, constructed of industrial wool felt, evolved out of an experiment in bending surfaces along seams. The pressed industrial wool comes from factory excess – material that would otherwise be thrown away.open.giffolded.gif