walter hugo & zoniel : streetside jellyfish tank

Posted: August 20th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: art, places | No Comments »


Artists Walter Hugo & Zoniel created this piece in Liverpool, an old garage door displaying a beautiful tank of jellyfish to street passerbys, entitled “The Physical Possibility of Inspiring Imagination in the Mind of Somebody Living.”



(*via Huh)

summer sun : eric carle

Posted: August 19th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: art, illustration, the earth | No Comments »

Summer Sun - Eric Carle

(*from Eric Carle’s Blog)

pretty pretty : yoga mats

Posted: August 13th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design, things | 1 Comment »


It may seem frivolous, okay it is, but I’d love practicing yoga atop one of these beauties.

Pictured, Magic Carpet Yoga Mats from Anthropologie ($98) and Eric Cahan’s mat for Grey Area ($80).



(*via Well+Good)

tiny tapestries : combed thunder

Posted: August 11th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: art, design, handmade, portland, things | 1 Comment »


Natalie Novak is the weaver and designer behind Portland, Oregon-based Combed Thunder. Her Etsy shop shares current available mini-tapestries, all handwoven by her, along with custom commission options. Ready-made weavings range from $75-135.





moon pillow : donna wilson

Posted: August 7th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design, home, kids, things | No Comments »


Love these pillows by Donna Wilson (approx 15″ diam).


bloom where you are planted : susa talan

Posted: August 6th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design, illustration, paper, things | No Comments »


Beautiful 5×5 card by Susa Talan, $4.

bryn listens : betty lavette

Posted: August 1st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: music | 1 Comment »

Mississippi Records‘ mix tapes always put me on to gems, like this one from Betty Lavette.

bend goods : chairs & stools

Posted: July 31st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design, home, things | No Comments »


Cheerful designs from Bend Goods. Stools, chairs and other home furnishings and decor available in their shop.



(*via Elephantine)

bryn listens : a cosmic and earthly history of recorded music according to mississippi records

Posted: July 25th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: music, portland | No Comments »

A Cosmic and Earthly History of Recorded Music According to Mississippi Records from plastic shaman on Vimeo.

Looking forward to checking out whatever this really is next week at Portland’s Hollywood Theater! Sign me up for anything with the folks of Mississippi Records.

bennetto : drinking chocolate

Posted: July 24th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design, eats, illustration | No Comments »


How gorgeous! Bennetto Drinking Chocolate packaging was designed by One Design, with illustrations by Henrietta Harris.


(*via The Dieline)