09.02.09 by Jeff

Typewriter Ribbon Tin Collection

Thank God for Flickr – specifically Uppercase’s fantastic collection of vintage typewriter ribbon tins.

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04.02.09 by Jeff

Richard Hutten

Playing with Tradition, a hand knotted wool carpet design by Richard Hutten. Remember when you were on a dial-up modem and images would load like this? Great stuff.

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30.01.09 by Jeff

Steven Harrington

Great graphic work courtesy of Steven Harrington.

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29.01.09 by Jeff

Mark Weaver

Diggin’ this collection of graphic work by Mark Weaver.

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19.01.09 by Jeff

Build a robot / Chubu 01

Amazing model robot called Chubu 01, designed by Kazushi Kobayashi.

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via: boingboing

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06.01.09 by Jeff

Project #5b – Postcards!

Here we go again! Our gigantic Project #5 continues over at Design For Mankind! Pick a submission from Project #5 and re-design it! Paint it, draw it, cut & paste it, collage it, photograph it, whatever you want! Scan it and send it to Erin with the subject line “Free Encouragement.” Erin will sift through the entries and the lucky ones will be made into an Encouragement Postcard Pack! Submissions must be original work – dimensions are 4″ x 6″ – deadline is February 1st.

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Send your entries to erin[AT]designformankind[DOT]com. Below are links to all the submissions from Project #5! Pick out your favourite message and re-design it!

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01.01.09 by Jeff

Magic Pills

Been listening to your music too loud? Take two of these and call me in the morning! Love the design of these earrings – 5 styles available over at The Drugstore!

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31.12.08 by Jeff

Siggi Odds

Designer Siggi Odds (Sigurður Oddsson) was born in Iceland but grew up right here in Vancouver! He’s also friends with the only other Siggi I know of, Siggi Eggertsson! Great stuff.

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