Happy Pills

Posted on January 24, 2008 Under Food

Mary Poppins had it right. A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down. Even better, what if the sugar is the medicine. Designed in Barcelona by studio m, Happy Pills is a modern day collision between confectionary and apothecary.…

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Talk Shop Fridays: Your Resolutions

Posted on December 28, 2007 Under Life

I'm having trouble processing the fact that this time next week, a new year will be upon us. I've never really been one for New Year's resolutions -- I'm more of a "change it right now" kind of person --…

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Posted on November 15, 2007 Under Life

Zach Slow had a dream. That dream was to go on a date with UK Rapper Lady Sovereign. After turning that dream into a reality in June of 2006 and following the passing of his father, Mr. Slow has moved…

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Mod My Life

Posted on November 6, 2007 Under Life

Just when you thought reality TV had gotten about as real as real was worth, in step the guys at Mod My LIfe. Co-founders Andrew Keidel and Martin Codyre have created the newest - and realest - in real TV.…

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Posted on October 18, 2007 Under Design

Everyone needs a break here and there from the hustle and bustle. Unfortunately, seclusion is hard to find in the big city setting, especially in the middle of your day when home or the park isn't an option. So what…

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Tithi Kutchamuch: my sweets

Posted on October 12, 2007 Under Food

While it's true that enjoying the new Britney Spears single and eating an entire chocolate bar are both examples of guilty pleasures, at least doing the former doesn't have an effect on that gut of yours. Thanks to Tithi Kutchamuch…

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Heidi Hesse

Posted on August 1, 2007 Under Art

When times get hard in America, one of the more intelligent things we can do to sort ourselves out is to remember history and look to our immigrants. Sometimes we need the perspective of an outsider to understand what we…

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Behance: 100 Tips To Improve Your Life

Posted on July 31, 2007 Under Life

Our making-ideas happen brothers over at Behance just posted an interesting and intriguing list of One Hundred Tips To Improve Your Life. They collaborated with a group of fourteen seperate blogs, all with a shared interest in helping people increase…

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Wooloo: Avante Garde Dating

Posted on July 17, 2007 Under Art

What happens when you let artists organize? If Wooloo "” an artist-run organization based in Berlin and devoted to creating opportunities for emerging artists "” is any kid of precedent, you get a lot of the best kind of wackiness.…

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Talk Shop Fridays: Jaded, Anyone?

Posted on June 1, 2007 Under Life

Last night, a friend of mine excitedly passed me a business card. "Its for my new company," he says (I lean in; start-ups, I love them, this could be good), "We make t-shirts!" (Oh no, oh no, oh no!) I…

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