Inspire Co. Simple Words

Posted on October 13, 2006 Under Design

Move over Hallmark. These cards are way better. Inspire Company makes Simple Words greeting cards that say everything that needs to be said--without the cheesiness, verbosity, and junior varsity design. I found this get well card, entitled 'soup, naps, pills,…

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Get A Pearl Necklace From Angela Carol

Posted on October 9, 2006 Under Fashion

Not that kind of pearl necklace, pervert. While I am everything short of irate about the puka shell necklace fad that has held certain people hostage for the past ten years (you know who you are), I do think it…

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DADADUM Connects the Dots

Posted on October 2, 2006 Under Design

For the kid in everyone, Switzerland based Dadadum makes the Gregory Calendar, which allows you (or your 3-year-old niece) to connect the dots between dates on the calendar to reveal a fun illustration at the end of the month (that…

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Space Invader Wrapping Paper

Posted on September 19, 2006 Under Design

It's hard to believe that the holiday season is coming up again so soon-- I guess that means it's almost time for the gift posts, the gift guides and of course-- the wrapping paper. The Space Invaders Wrapping Paper is…

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Dr Raygun Wallet

Posted on June 30, 2006 Under Design

Specialist London brand, Freshman Limited, has just introduced its first run of premium quality wallets over at Produkt. The Dr. Raygun was made in response to their original "˜one of a kind collection' which were snatched up in no time.…

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Real Dutch Design

Posted on June 16, 2006 Under Books

This year's edition of the Dutch design book is so real that the publishers added the word 'Real' to the title. Real Dutch Design 2006/2007 is quite possibly the most comprehensive reference for anyone interested in this leading area of…

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Nixon Salutes Dad’s

Posted on June 15, 2006 Under Gadgetry

We've been big fans of Nixon watches for a long time, but nothing was ever really father friendly until now. The Capital is the perfect watch for Dad this fathers' day--with a bit of class while still retaining the signature…

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Sonos Wireless Music System

Posted on June 15, 2006 Under Gadgetry

We have been playing with our Sonos bundle for the past few weeks-- and while we plan on doing a more in-depth review here's the bottom line: This might be the best father's day gift ever. Order one today and…

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LAMY Studio Collection

Posted on June 15, 2006 Under Design

Every Dad should have a classic set of pens and no, the gold and silver clad duo from the "˜80's that bare his company's old logo don't count! Instead, fill his pocket with the elegant LAMY Studio fountain or ball…

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Jack Spade Matchbook Cover

Posted on June 14, 2006 Under Design

This leather matchbook cover from Jack Spade is big on class and small on cost! At only $10.00 you'll still have money to buy two decent cigars and show your old man a thing about cigar etiquette; you only use…

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