Thursday, May 13, 2010

Vancouver Then and Now

By Francis Mansbridge
Surrounded by majestic mountains, verdant forests
and clear blue water, Vancouver is one of Canada's
most visually stunning cities, both in terms of its
natural beauty and its architectural history.
Vancouver Then and Now offers a unique
photographic history of the city, comparing
images of the past to the city as we know
it today.

Saturday, May 8, 2010

thee oh sees warm slime in stock...

finally the new oh sees album has arrived and it is easily the best thing they have done since HELP. (except maybe that tidal wave single) small quantities only on this one sadly. also in new naked on the vague / white fence / black tambourine / wounded lion / ferocious few / range rats / section 25 / lazy smoke and lots of others. see ya'll soon.

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Bird & Cloud Salt & Pepper Shakers

Inspired by his ceramic sculptures, the designer
created these appealing salt and pepper shakers,
a white bird with an accompanying blue cloud.
Made of porcelain. Dishwasher-safe.
Designed by Daniel Jo and distributed by
the Museum of Modern Art in New York.
Made in Japan.

Stencil 101

Customization is king. With this awesome, entirely original stencil collection anyone can learn to make their mark. The handy portfolio format includes 25 reusable stencils along with tips and tricks for stenciling on all sorts of surfaces-from walls and furniture to T-shirts, cards, and even cake! Stencil maverick Ed Roth has chosen his favorite designs, ranging from urban-cool boom boxes and power lines to naturally fanciful sparrows and branches. Simple instructions take readers step-by-step through the process while photographs provide ample inspiration. Best of all, these stencils can be used over and over again. Simply clean, dry, and store them in the pocket glued at back!