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Jeremy Brautman:

O-No Sushi Toy

Posted on June 22, 2009 Under Life

A good vinyl toy should be more than a status symbol or dust collector: it should connect with you as an art form, and in an ideal situation, you should feel something. When I look at Andrew Bell's upcoming O-No…

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Andrew Harper X Dunhill Traveller Collection

Posted on June 16, 2009 Under Travel

Andrew Harper collaborated with Dunhill for this summer's release of a luxury luggage collection worthy of his member's only Hideaway Report. The Traveller collection, designed with and endorsed by Harper, is comprised of three pieces: a holdall, document case and…

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Google Chrome Bento Box

Posted on June 14, 2009 Under Life

Anna the Red makes brilliant character bento, often with a nod toward anime and video games. Her Kyaraben transforms the traditional Japanese lunch box into a work of art. Recently, someone from Google took notice of Anna's bento prowess and…

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Jon Burgerman Has a Posse

Posted on June 11, 2009 Under Art

Art on the Internet is permanent in many ways, yet ephemeral in others. Things sell out, pictures are removed, sites fade away, links get broken. There's also a lot of art out there that's not meant to last forever. Maybe…

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Obama Time Capsule Customizable Book

Posted on May 22, 2009 Under Books

Yesterday, Rick Smolan released the top secret project he's been working on with HP: THE OBAMA TIME CAPSULE, a customizable book. Using the HP print-on-demand technology we last showed you with MagCloud, people can weave their own names, photos and…

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Tristan Eaton iPhone App

Posted on May 22, 2009 Under Gadgetry

For the past year, the urban vinyl community has relied on Face Your Manga for all our avatar needs. But now one of our own has stepped up with an app that renders our likenesses in Kidrobocolor. That would be…

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Kanye Vision Bookmarklet

Posted on May 18, 2009 Under Life

Kanye West's "Shutter Shades" have become nearly as iconic as the performer himself. The slatted sunglasses by Alain Mikli may seem impractical, but tell that to the 451,000 links to the phrase counted by Google or the new DIY toy…

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The Return of Billy Bananas

Posted on May 7, 2009 Under Design

It's been over 2 years since we brought you word of Tristan Eaton's Billy Bananas figures. Tristan's been busy with Thunderdog Studios, but Billy is back in five new colorways you can grab at the Jonathan Levine Gallery here in…

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Chalkboard Magnetic Paint

Posted on May 6, 2009 Under Design

I just stumbled upon a clever product at Yoyamart: Chalkboard Magnetic Paint. With two coats of this stuff, you'll never need a whiteboard or bulletin board again. After applying the paint, you can chalk and stick magnets all over any…

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Toy2R Woodgrain Qees

Posted on May 5, 2009 Under Design

Perhaps taking a page from the green movement, Toy2R has announced that (simulated) woodgrain is the colorway of choice for their 2009 art toys. We've already seen a preview of their fantastic woodgrain Domo Qee (coming this summer from Dark…

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