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Dorr Bothwell

Party Waltz by Dorr Bothwell, 1945.
Oil on canvas.

Via Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.


Hypothetical rebrand of Sukin skincare by Danielle Fritz.

Shannon Brooke

Photo by Shannon Brooke.

Samantha Gradoville x Chas Ray Krider

Samantha Gradoville photographed by Chas Ray Krider for Ponystep #4, Spring 2013.

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Simone Romeo

Photo by Simone Romeo.

Via Alternative Pinup.

Stilnovo floor lamp

Brass, Glass and Enameled Metal Floor Lamp by Stilnovo, c1950.

Via Kelly Hall.

Multi-storey VW bus

This multi-storey VW minibus comes from Berger Stadel Walsh of Zurich.

Via Boing Boing.

This is how to sell LEGO to girls

… or should that be “to the parents of girls”…? But anyway…

A LEGO ad from 1981 with not a pink brick in sight. The only pink in evidence here is the flush of pride in that little girl’s face and that’s just how it should be.

Via @ruth_hunt.

Apple prototypes

Early Apple computer prototypes by Hartmut Esslinger, 1982/1983.

Images taken from the book Keep it Simple: The Early Design Years of Apple.

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Mogu-Kagu coaster

Mogu-Kagu coaster

These elegant coasters are handmade by Mitsugu Morita of Mogu-Kagu studios in Fukuoka, Japan. The slightly curved corner provides a graceful and whimsical characteristic, as well as making the coaster easier to grab and pick up. Crafted out of solid cherry and walnut, with an oil-based satin finish that enhances the natural color and beauty of the wood. Available from Ode to Things.

Via Milk n Sugar.