Category Archives: ephemera

Especially the Crinkly Bits

A solid chunk of things / Lists of Note is a new book from the man who brought you Letters of Note (the book of the ongoing and highly recommended website) / Van Life, custom campers / inappropriate design re-appropriation … Continue reading

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Come on up the stairs

The fall and rise of mannequins that look like real women ‘Most female mannequins we see in the shops today are typically a UK size 8-10, 5ft 11in (1.80m) tall, 34B bra, 24/25in (61/64cm) waist, 36in (91cm) hips and 32in … Continue reading

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Small snippets

The Rooftops of Paris, night-time photogrpahy / Things to Look At, a blog / stream the Mogwai album / AudioKlassiks, when hi-fi was large, silver and shiny / a photographic journey along The Lincoln Highway / Actual Discoveries, a link … Continue reading

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Heaven scents

The Appendix is a ‘new journal of narrative and experimental history’. Highly recommended / the 2013 Microphotography Competition / new cyborgism at Archimedes PrOn, a tumblr / the Lost Media Wiki / re-live the 90s with these Select Magazine Scans … Continue reading

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Destroyer of worlds

Old but gold, the Endor Holocaust: ‘Objects larger than a few meters will impact upon the surface. Pieces which are the size of starships will land with explosions comparable to thermonuclear detonations. Pieces which are several kilometres wide will flatten … Continue reading

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Posts and tunnels

Not Another Bill is a way of turning the mail into a place of potential delight: ‘Subscribe for yourself or treat someone special to receive a collection of wonders each month, the product of collaborations between Not Another Bill and … Continue reading

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Things from here and there

Other things, a long list to make up for a few weeks of absence / speculative plans for a Mission to Mars, one option of presumably many / social media fuelled road trip across the American West / Central London … Continue reading

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Small snippets

A Migrant boat cemetery in Lampedusa, photographs by Michele Lapini / Faith is Torment, an art and design blog / ShapeShifting, a tumblr / Container Magazine, an assemblage of art and design (via wallpaper*) / the FIBUA village on Sennybridge … Continue reading

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Music things

Not quite the B52s, but a huge tranche of information about the design and manufacture of the B17 bomber / Music video where you can control how drunk the band are (via HYC). Watch Moones play their track ‘Better Energy’ … Continue reading

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Clouds, castles and catastrophes

Fantastic Journal goes off on an entertaining jaunt in search of Voysey / a misfits’ notes on architecture, on design, sustainability, icons and the slaying of sacred cows / What to do about Nauru, Basement Geographer on the blighted South … Continue reading

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