Maybe this ball of moss in a terrarium is the houseplant I cannot kill.

Zebag Wine Carrier

This looks pretty darn perfect for the amount of wine I store.

Square Register Stand

Turn your iPad into a cash register with this wooden stand by Tinkering Monkey

Dramatic Chipmunk Needle Felted Sculpture

Kiyoshi Mino makes great things.

No.9 Orchestra, scale model

Pretty awesome little set of cardboard figures / via @jenbee

Scrabble Typography Edition

Pricey? Sure. But pretty? Very much so.

“Mono Taxali”

Signed monograph by artist Gary Taxali

Umbra Casa Tissue Box Cover

5 bucks.

Beyond IKEA: 10 Other Cheap, Chic Furniture Stores

A bevy of links by Apartment Therapy. / thanks kindly James!

Henri’s Walk to Paris: Saul Bass’s Only Children’s Book, 1962, Resurfaced 50 Years Later | Brain Pickings

I've had my eye on this for a while. Now please reissue Charley Harper's Biology book!

Basis : Health and heart rate monitor for wellness and fitness

I dig the idea of wearable technology to capture health data in meaningful ways. This Basis product, though not out, looks promising. Kind of like the Jawbone UP with a watch and display and maybe then some / via uncrate

Field Notes: Red Blooded

My favorite little notebook, now in red. And this promo video? It's an arrow to the heart. Great on many levels.

The Wirecutter – The Best Gadgets

It's kind of like Consumer Reports without the noise and a dollop of editorial confidence. / via DaringFireball a while back, but rented thanks to MetaFilter

Michael James Milton

Jen and Naz call them pocket squares and I think they're lovely.

Helo TC Assault

Just filing this away for later. Seems like a reasonable price for something pretty fun.

Kibardindesign White & White LED Clock

Vadim Kibardin created this clock containing only figures with no casing. Each figure has self-contained power supply and independent control, it can be fixed to any surface. A light sensor will switch the clock to white at night time and black at daytime.

Jack Spade – Good Grief Shot Glasses

Genius really. / via tinyursophiliac, thisisnthappiness

Maria Popova’s Book Pickings

A lovely site with book recommendations that span the gamut. / via Swissmiss

The Icon Handbook by Jon Hicks

I'm really really picky about books. They're so heavy when you move. Make them count, I say. This is one of those books I want to have in the real.

Red elephant watering can

I need a watering can and this is the first one that caught my eye. Nice in red or gray. Totally forgot where I saw this, but it was recent.

Spraypaint Sweaters Series

Quite digging Matt W. Moore's one of a kind sweatshirts.

Cast Iron Design Company Store

Fine goods by Richard and Jonathan. Be sure to click on their COMPANY page after shopping at the store and be blown away at how beautiful web fonts can be.

JackBacks : Wood replacement iPhone backs

I just got a case, but suddenly it pales in comparison to this solution.

Inspector Stamps. Portable little rubber stamps

Thinking of all the things I'd like to make for a little stamp. Awesome goodness from the Cranky Pressman / via Northcoast Zeitgeist

Dunder Mifflin paper

I don't watch The Office, but if I di,d I'd probably like to have this box of paper. / via glennplatt

Svpply: Search Results for shelving

Mental note: when looking for interesting things, throw in a tag and see what folks have added to Svpply.

Taxidermy Deer LEGO Kit

David Cole makes good things. This is just one of them.

VisuaLingual 2011 Gift Guide

Speaking of Maya, she made this list and I'm not just selfpimping because she put my t-shirt on there. I like the other stuff. (Particularly that cutting board).

Tattly Gift Boxes

swissmiss and crew keep making more awesome tattoos and ways to enjoy 'em. An honor to be in the favorites batch, really.

Q-Ba Maze

One part building toy, one part marble run. / via @rosenboy

Lucero Olive Oil

Maker of olive oil, balsamic vinegars and tapenades in California. Online store and recipes. / via Robbie


"It's like the McRib of sex" / via everywhere

Luminaria by Tinkering Monkey

Heck, I'd keep these around after the holiday.

Ohio Mini-Print Set

Just opened up a set of these and was filled with delight. For my state, and to Northcoast Zeitgeist.

Warby Parker at Milk Bar in Columbus

I keep wanting to get a pair (or three) of these glasses and I know they have a program where you can get samples shipped to your door to try on, but it might be nice to just go to a store and try 'em.

Field Notes + Tattly

This Firespottter edition is awesome.

United Pixelworkers State tees

Digging this Ohio tee, but fret not other 49 states, they're all available.

EARonic iPhone 4 Cases

These are weird and wonderful. / via thisisnthappiness & swissmiss

sugru – hacking putty

A clay-like substance that is self-adhesive, cures at room temperature, waterproof and flexible. My workmate Tom used this to add bumper corners to his phone that protect it quite well. Tons of uses.

Shopping list magnets

Super colorful. / via thisisnthappiness

Google Catalogs

I'm not a catalog shopper, but I dig the idea of one day not having them in my mail box.

Pantone Postcards

I don't know if I have the address for 100 design types, but I like this. / via thisisnthappiness

New York City Garbage by Justin Gignac

Packaging makes even garbage look desirable. / via LaughingSquid

Amelia’s Needle Felted Dog Sculpture

Pretty remarkable little creations. I'm thinking of pet lovers that would love one of these. The client gallery is particular fun to see scale and comparison. / via Dooce

Freelance Ain’t Free

A statement, a stance, a movement... and also a fine shirt!

Pencil Dice

By Sebastian Bergne / via thisisnthappiness

Jak Prints

Today I'm going to bookmark things I saw while up at the Weapons of Mass Creation Fest in Cleveland. Going to start off with this printing resource. They do apparel printing, paper, stickers, the whole gamut. I'm totally going to them for my next print job. Their samples were above solid.

Mercy, a box of 24 cards

"Never, ever bring this up again" / via thisisnthappiness

33 Beers, a beer journal

Nice way to record the flavor profile of brews.

Hipstamatic iPhone case and mini brand rant

Maybe my favorite case yet (though I'd prefer the type to be less visible or invisible. People will ask, and you can tell them - don't need to go screaming BRAND all the time.) / via @animbear

Chris Hardy will record a cartoon voice (very well) for you for $5.

This among thousands of other weird and wonderful things on Fiverr, which I linked to a long time ago, but was just reminded to return / thanks @andmiriam

Graffiti Cocktail Shaker

Out of stock, but still a hoot / via Matt Brossard

Classic Lineup

Bob & TObin & Mitch & Kevin & Greg / thanks Merlin

Beer Holster

Not sure I need the leg strap, and I usually use my breast pocket for beer, but can't lie, I'd like one of these holsters. A perfect Friday Drink Link from Coudal.


Because I am a gross sweaty sleeper

Alternative Royal Wedding Plate – Kate’s Wedding List

Silly but the design and message wins me over. You'll have to click the thumbnail to zoom in and see the detail.

Overheard on the Titanic by Austin Kleon

This is easily a favorite of Austin's blackout poems.

Grado Prestige Series SR-60i Padded Headphones

Studiomate Tom says these win awards year after year, and they're reasonable at $79.00

The World, by Paula Scher

A super nice 20x200 print