Month: January 2009

Guest Post – Dee Clements

I’m Dee, I am an artist and curator living and working in Chicago. I make embroidered illustrations and comics and sometimes I make drawings and paintings too. I use standard polyester sewing thread instead of embroidery thread in my pieces because I like the way the line quality looks like a drawing from afar. Embroidery… Read more »

Fears & Kahn

Stunning rehabbed mid-century furniture, casegoods, jewelery, posters and accessories at this UK shop, Fears & Kahn. Not cheap alas, but one can dream, no? Source.

Copenhagen Cycle Chic

Awesome! Bike porn blog!! Man I wish I looked this put together when I ride my bike. Also really makes me envy the cycling culture of Europe that just does not exist here. So much safer over there too, and look, not-a-one is wearing a helmet. Via.

Muxtape is BACK!

After a long hiatus wrestling with the music industry giants, Muxtape has been restored. They’ve switched things up this time round, using the platform as a way for bands to promote themselves and the music they love, all for free in the same beautiful, streamlined interface. Eventually, us regular folks can sign up and make… Read more »

1958 Penrose Annual Vol 52

A couple weeks back I was dutifully making my way through my feedreader and was immediately taken with one of UPPERCASE’s posts on the 1958 Penrose Annual. Knowing I had to have this treasure, I ordered it from Abe Books for a whopping $20 (shipping included). And finally this weekend it came! My expectations were… Read more »