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Posted on March 13, 2009 Under Art

I came across this piece of goodness by a recently graduated graphic designer named Hanisted out of central Brazil, who took ink to crackers and turned out a topping that's refreshingly unpackageable. It's a miracle that pen didn't perforate them.…

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Windfreak Style

Posted on March 11, 2009 Under Fashion

There are those who are darn proud to break wind. We're talking about Nike's iconic Windrunner, of course, which started off as a functional apparel piece to cut pace-slowing headwinds. In their latest Brazilian campaign to promote these classic nylon…

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Novo Mundo(s)

Posted on March 4, 2009 Under Art

Startling, arresting and full of emotional quality, French photographer Florent Demarchez shows reality in high contrast. His talented eye has gotten him the Jury Prize at the International Environment Picture Festival for Nights on Earth, his series that shows industrial…

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Islands in L.A.

Posted on February 27, 2009 Under Art

"It all started with a simple thank you email to our friend Luke Ramsey, co-founder of Islands Fold, for designing Poketo's sweet Animal Mugs," begins the tale behind today's Islands in L.A. extravaganza. Kicking off at 3 p.m. at Poketo…

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Scion Space x Sao Paulo

Posted on February 26, 2009 Under Art

Continuing to further shorten the artistic gap between the U.S. and Brazil, Sao Paulo's Choque Cultural is extending their connections northwestward to well-respected Scion Space in Los Angeles. The Sao Paulo exhibit starts on Feb. 28 and features some of…

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Toy 'N Block

Posted on February 16, 2009 Under Design

We love our designer toys as much as any other collector. The Plasma Dunny: we've got first dibs. The adorable Chinese New Year Yoka: we give it a mini-hug before going to sleep every night. But if they were side…

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Posted on February 11, 2009 Under Design

As you know from reading our site, we love our wall decals so much we'd adopt them into our family if they were human. And so it's with great excitement I came across Gecko, a Brazilian sticker company, whose designs…

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Chris Stain x Up On the Roof Countin' Pigeons

Posted on February 3, 2009 Under Art

Los Angeles and New York have much similarity "” especially when you think about the whole West Coast-versus-the-East Coast thing "” but for a month starting Thursday, they will. Artist Chris Stain will be turning L.A.'s Carmichael Gallery into a…

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Stella Artois N'Box

Posted on February 2, 2009 Under Food

To promote their beer in Sao Paulo, Stella Artois is leaning away from straightforward marketing and pushing a new concept called Stella Artois N'Box. Running now through Feb. 19, Stella is offering exclusive, luxury experiences inside a shipping container stationed…

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Posted on January 28, 2009 Under Fashion

Veja sent us a sneak peek at their sizzling-new high-top SPMA model inspired by the fifth largest city in the world: Sao Paulo. It has an acronym that I'm totally feeling: "Sao Paulo, Mon Amour," for the "electrical and improvised…

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