Daily Archives: October 23, 2008

one for the flat in Paris: Light Blub

the Light Blub inspires me to nest again. love love love. found here.

Drippy blubby light source love.

Drippy blubby light source love.

spotted: packaging design egg in frozen broccoli

it’s not uncommon for graphic designers to sneak little personal jokes into their work. they do it because their lives are unbearably dull and most of their time is spent chained to a Mac wishing they were actually copywriters it’s their way of imprinting ownership on a project in a teensy little way, since deep down they are actually artists who are starved of outlets for personal expression. they might also do it because the project they are working on has become a complete nightmare and this is their small way of getting back at the nightmare in a fun, innocent and virtually invisible way. but a food blogger spotted this egg on a packet of broccoli. and it takes the form of little broccoli heads:

Can you see it?

Can you see it?

Hello there!

Hello there!

the brand in question? that would be Cascadian Farm.

another human hamster ball!

Real Awesome Dude.

Real Awesome Dude.

Called The Buzz Ball, it has a motor in it and strapped in seats. which makes it a completely viable form of transport in my eyes. Christmas in 2 months…

wishing i was a black woman in the 50’s minus the whole segregation / discrimination embarrassment

came across an amazing collection of scanned magazines from the 50s. it’s made my mouth water. i’d love to have a party and tell my friends to dress up like this and then take stupid amounts of digital pics and apply delicious fat bands of colour to them. i just might.

Old school. Always cool.

Old school. Always cool.

Turquoise daydreamz.

Turquoise daydreamz.

Eartha! Lover.

Eartha! Lover.

Pretty.

Pretty.

Green. Clean. Cole.

Green. Clean. Cole.

now YOU can vote in the American elections. kind of.

it won’t count, officially, but everyone will know the truth about whether the world is supporting obama or sexy sarah. you might as well have an opinion, since whatever America does ends up affecting you. even if YOU are an inuit counting your furs.

Someone make one for South Africa? Mothman vs Zoom-zoom-zoom?

Someone make one for South Africa? Mothman vs Zoom-zoom-zoom?