Divorce Marriage Counseling Googled (my favorite) Free Lunch, perhaps? Crossword Cookies!

Loving these creative takes on business cards, especially the Google & free lunch ones. Pretty sure half the reason I ordered cards was for the chance to win free food. (via holland-cavaletti)

I’ve always wanted to jump off a swing and land in bed. Although, I feel like this would inevitably end in injury…

I’ve always wanted to jump off a swing and land in bed. Although, I feel like this would inevitably end in injury…

One of the (many) beautiful quotes from “Through the Looking Glass” by Lewis Carroll, made even more poignant through typography. The design is by April Starr of FlourishCafe.

One of the (many) beautiful quotes from “Through the Looking Glass” by Lewis Carroll, made even more poignant through typography. The design is by April Starr of FlourishCafe.

An example of how good design can be motivational. I feel like this would make me so much more productive, reading-wise at least.

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TarGetBooks Shelf, 2011 by Mebrure Oral.

When we look ordinary book shelves we just see a boring stack of books which all books get lost in each other. Even we buy a new book and plan to read it later, after a short time it gets forgotten in this book chaos. Aim of “TarGetBooks” design is based on this point. This special shelf is basically designed for separating the books that we have read and we will read. It shows you your target books all the time. 

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In her Gastronomy Map series, Lucy Stephens uses typography to outline various regions, creating virtual tasting tours along the way.

In her Gastronomy Map series, Lucy Stephens uses typography to outline various regions, creating virtual tasting tours along the way.

Smart - by taking something so familiar and “shaking it up,” the creators of these No Globes drive their point home.

No Globes: A Smog-Filled Snow Globe that Highlights Climate Change

This limited edition snow globe titled No Globes was designed by UK firm Dorothy to protest the construction of several dirty coal-fired power stations in 2009. Instead of the idyllic miniature scene usually found inside a snow globe with an accompanying plume of white powder, Dorothy constructed a power plant spewing a disconcerting cloud of black particles. 

"Cardon Webb’s work for a series of Oliver Sacks books is stunning in print. But more importantly, shrunk down to icons, it forms a compelling whole." - Craig Mod, "Hack the Cover"

"Cardon Webb’s work for a series of Oliver Sacks books is stunning in print. But more importantly, shrunk down to icons, it forms a compelling whole." - Craig Mod, "Hack the Cover"

Giant clothespin bench, designed by Michela and Paolo Baldessari of Baldessari e Baldessari (via Design Milk).

Giant clothespin bench, designed by Michela and Paolo Baldessari of Baldessari e Baldessari (via Design Milk).

Apparently just because you might be too old to throw paper planes at people, doesn’t mean you have to strip them from your life altogether. Enter the Paper Plane Coffee Table, designed by Lorraine Brennan.

Apparently just because you might be too old to throw paper planes at people, doesn’t mean you have to strip them from your life altogether. Enter the Paper Plane Coffee Table, designed by Lorraine Brennan.

Welcome to the redesign

If you’re familiar with my tumblr, you may notice that it looks a bit different today.

It’s not your eyes (or at least, not entirely). After more than a year of using the same tumblr theme, I decided late last night that it was time for a revamp. So here it is.

Feel free to share your thoughts…

James & the Giant Peach 
Obsessed with this print - so much so that I’m buying it. Wonder if it’s going to look strange next to my Lolita poster…

James & the Giant Peach 

Obsessed with this print - so much so that I’m buying it. Wonder if it’s going to look strange next to my Lolita poster…

DIY Bread Box Charging Station via Apartment Therapy

DIY Bread Box Charging Station via Apartment Therapy