Tuesday, June 29, 2010

Tolix Kids!

The classic French chairs now come in kid's sizes!

Sunday, June 27, 2010

Weaver Birds

what could be better than a bird that weaves elaborate nests?!

Porky Hefer of Animal farm www.animal-farm.co.za/

Monday, June 21, 2010

More Ballet Russes!

There is a show coming in the Fall at the Victoria and Albert in London of Ballet Russes costumes and props that I cannot wait for! Here are some of my favorites:

Sunday, June 20, 2010

Pipe Cleaner Art

Pipe cleaners as a material have the potential to be very bad, but these cross the line into the wonderful...
Fanni from Alexander Calder's Circus
a vintage Japanese band in a friend's collection
"Happy Sloshed Pipe Cleaner Men" on ebay
The Lion from Alexander Calder's Circus

Wednesday, June 16, 2010

Donna Wilson

house blanket
make your own monster kit
mountain peaks

English artist, Donna Wilson, makes the most amazing lambswool pillows, throws, creatures, and even dyi kits- you must check out her site and blog: http://www.donnawilson.com/category.php?id_category=5

Sunday, June 13, 2010

Pen Pencil Stencil

Pen Pencil and Stencil from Oakland, CA makes these toys from scrap wood- eco and excellent!
forest of woods
mini forest of woods

Wednesday, June 9, 2010


Superman and E.T.

Monday, June 7, 2010

Ballet Russes

A set from the Ballet Russes and the most beautiful use of blue and pink I have ever seen!

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Bang Bang Denmrk

bang bang is influenced by japanese origami and street wear: http://www.bangbangcph.dk/

Friday, June 4, 2010


These paper dolls are based on illustrations from a series of books by Palmer Wilcox. They are inspiring me to make a children's line of clothing...?

Carandache pens


More garlands

Walnut Wallpapers:

The Fabulous Garlands

There are a lot of people making garlands out there, but these are the best: