Artist Alyssa Mees just launched her shop! Some stunning prints and originals available. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com )
Meg’s Classic Glamor Apartment Pin it Ah, the monogram. It’s one of the oldest forms of identification. Something that represents a person or a family, sewn into fabric or embossed onto furniture
Music: animator Simon Landrein takes viewers on a journey through futuristic cities and into outer space in Silkie’s Love Affair music video (+ movie). (more…)
The Tesla Model S P85D hit the market last December and Consumer Reports did what they do best; they evaluated the heck out of it. The electric luxury car performed so well in nearly every test that is somehow managed to rack up 103 points in a system that doesn’t go past 100. Essentially, the P85D is the best performing and most energy efficient car Consumer Reports has ever tested – so much so that the test team had to overhaul the scoring system just to make sense of the car’s amazing rating
The Pencil Factory – Each “Nashville” box set comes with one carpenter, one bridge, one white wax, one no.2, one jumbo hex, and one jumbo round pencil.
Ames Seat, a sofa with wood and steel, created by Ben Pedrick a young design student. (Want more? See NOTCOT.org and NOTCOT.com )
Lifta – A minimalist desk organizer designed with three goals in mind: lift your computer to the proper ergonomic height, offer a place to store peripherals, and keep your desk tidy.
Two creative studios are rarely as well matched as Calico Wallpaper and Joya . The two Brooklynites have joined forces to produce a trio of scented candles worthy of every mantelpiece
Since artistic director Massimiliano Gioni came on board in 2002, the Nicola Trussardi Foundation has become famous for using the city of Milan as its own roving art-space. Usually, this involves commandeering a hidden basement, a crumbling palazzo, a public mall or, in the case of Maurizio Cattelan ’s controversial 2004 mise-en-scene featuring three hanged children, an old oak tree on a traffic junction near the canals.
Embracing its cultural history as former home to artists Tracey Emin and JMW Turner, the Kentish seaside town of Margate has, in recent years, been busy establishing itself as an artistic hub, an influx of young creatives and artisans exponentially growing an increasingly lauded arts scene. Further strengthening the town's status as England's unlikely new cultural capital, this August bank holiday the Vauxhall Art Car Boot Fair will set up shop at the Turner Contemporary for the first time