Posy Simmonds’ classic Guardian series from the late 70s and 80s is being republished as Mrs Weber’s Omnibus. The Sunday Comics Debt has an expansive post on Simmonds’ social satire, a very British (and middle class) story that is densely layered and still relevant, 20 years on. The above strip is from 1986.
Other things / paintings of London streets by David Western / Other People’s Things is a tumblr dedicated to cars / see also the incredible HotWheels / David Catta is a furniture designer. His Boeing Chair is a synthesis of Marc Newson, Carlo Mollino and the ubiquitous Aeron / The Forgotten Line, Thomas Jorion’s photographic journey along an abandoned railway, ‘the last great wasteland in Paris’ / Swiss toymaker Naef makes the remarkable Cella, a nesting cube of intense beauty.