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Dissected Designs

Posted on April 3, 2009 Under Fashion

Dion Briggs does not want you to run through his site willy-nilly, looking through hundreds of possible T-shirt designs to fit your frame. Instead, he presents each new design (seven in all) on its own website, so you can ooh…

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Magnetic Art

Posted on March 26, 2009 Under Art

Magnetic poetry became passe long ago (sorry to burst your bubble Mr. Fridge Poet). Motifo is selling packs of magnetic pixels to turn your refrigerator into a work of art. Their cool black, white, and gray pack, or the warmer…

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The Periodic Table of Video Games

Posted on March 26, 2009 Under Design

We have to give serious props to the guy behind the I Heart Chaos site for creating this. Not only is it an entertaining way to see if your friends really are as knowledgeable about games as they claim, but…

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Extreme Sheep LED Art

Posted on March 25, 2009 Under Life

We love sheep. They're soft, they're adorable, and they provide those of us who are knitters with wool. But we especially love sheep when dozens of them are covered with LED lights at night and herded so that they appear…

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Jonathan Rodriguez x Pixel Cannibal

Posted on March 25, 2009 Under Design

Costa Rican illustrator Jonathan Rodriguez has been futzing around with typography, hellbent on giving characters character through his site Pixel Cannibal. In the case of his Salomon Octopus snowboard, he makes optopus words. This year, in one of his editorial…

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Alice Wang x Chairs with Personality

Posted on March 23, 2009 Under Design

All chairs are not created equal. Especially not if you're short. So we give props to Alice Wang. The brilliant mind that thought of a friend-calling alarm clock brings us her ingenious line of conceptual chairs for the dysfunctional. Beyond…

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Pin Up Weather

Posted on March 19, 2009 Under Life

Unless you're out there chasing tornados, braving hurricanes, or watching your garage get pelted with golfball sized pieces of hail, weather is pretty boring. Pin Up Weather is trying to change that for iPhone users. They've got the concept down…

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Clark Little

Posted on March 19, 2009 Under Art

This is going to sound like a sin, but I think Photoshop is cheating. Yes, yes, I've heard the business about what professional photographers used to do back in the darkroom, but I'm still not convinced. Then I stumbled onto…

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Jim Ruck x Pin Scale

Posted on March 16, 2009 Under Life

We like our usual scale just fine. It tells us our body fat percentage, so we know when it goes near 25, it's time to cool it with the brie. For those of you who dread what the LED reads,…

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John Caswell

Posted on March 13, 2009 Under Design

Sometimes conceptual artists make pieces you would never consider actually using in your home. In fact, we've featured a couple of those on this site. But we could see ourselves finding a place for nearly each of product designer John…

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