morning meditation : slow-motion surfing

Posted: November 5th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: places, the earth | No Comments »

SURFING @ 1000 FRAMES PER SECOND from Chris Bryan on Vimeo.

The new and powerful Phantom Flex4K camera used to shoot this footage at 1000 frames per second goes for anywhere between 100-160 thousand bucks. Wow.

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moon & earth : new photo

Posted: November 4th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: the earth | No Comments »


China’s Chang’e 5 spacecraft took this remarkable photo last week of the moon and earth.

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very french gangsters : hair clips & eyewear

Posted: November 3rd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: apparel, design, kids | No Comments »

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November is here and Paper Tastebuds is making a comeback! Slow and steady but I’ll be returning to the blog for more fun content this month after a couple months of being in a new-baby-bubble. I’m kicking it off with some kid stuff, which is sure to make an appearance more often now that its on my radar.

These are some funny and styling hair clips from Very French Gangsters, who specialize in eyewear for kids along with this stand-out accessory.

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happy halloween !

Posted: October 31st, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: illustration, kids | No Comments »


interruption explained : simone

Posted: September 22nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: paperfinger | 2 Comments »


On September 4th, we brought this sweet gal Simone into the world. Needless to say, it has interrupted my blog routine for the month (and maybe every other routine as well) but I’ll gradually return to the daily post in October. Best disruption ever, but I look forward to returning to the ‘buds!


paperfinger : advises for The Knot

Posted: August 29th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: calligraphy, paperfinger, press | No Comments »

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I had a chance to speak with the editorial team of The Knot to help brides-to-be with their calligraphy questions and make some suggestions for those who want to try their own hand at wedding calligraphy.

Check out the full article here!

a diagram of : telephone management

Posted: August 27th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: design | 1 Comment »



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sculptures : by crystal morey

Posted: August 25th, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: art | No Comments »


Ceramic works by Crystal Morey of Oakland, California.

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art we heart : paper plants

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 | Author: | Filed under: handmade, home, paper, things | Tags: | No Comments »


Handmade paper plants by Art We Heart in Los Angeles ($75 ea).





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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.”



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