Nike Netherlands and creative agency Rosie Lees London commisioned New York artist Shane Griffin to design a sculpture for their annual Sneakerball event, held this year in Palacio Cibeles, Madrid, Spain.
Hands on with the limited edition Nike Flyknit Puzzle Box by Ryan Gander in collaboration with The THING Quarterly. This wooden puzzle box is inspired by nature, flyknits, japanese puzzle boxes, and the Fibonacci sequence.
The Oregon and Northern California Coast - our road trip home lead to fun breweries, stunning coastline, driving on the beach, hiking down to a Redwood Grove, the Tillamook Cheese Factory, IPA beer jellies, and more!
Defy Bags Otis Dog Collar (on Bucky!) - complete with AustriAlpin Cobra Load Bearing Quick-Release Buckle, which can support 2,000 lbs. These are the same solid steel & brass imported buckles used by U.S. Special Forces.
Eau Claire Distillery in Turner Valley is the first craft distillery in Alberta, Canada. Launched in March 2014, they have Three Point Vodka and Parlour Gin. My favorite part is the fun branding/packaging with victorian creatures of sorts!
Tillamook Cheese Factory in Tillamook, OR - stumbled upon it on our road trip and it is surprisingly fun and inspiring - from the factory to the store to the displays and history... the website has great graphics and a fun video too!
8 Days in 100 Instagrams! Alberta, Canada: from the border to Waterton to Calgary to Canmore to Banff to Jasper to Beakerhead to Drumheller and more... the moments that excited me in real time in one big scroll!
Giopato & Coombes Editions present their new hand blown glass lamp at Designersblock during the London Design Festival. The lamp is inspired by the lightness of soap bubbles as a metaphor for the emptiness of light.
Salty Dog Barley Bones - for beer and dog lovers, found these at Rogue Ales HQ in Newport, OR. Dog biscuits baked with the grain from Rogue Ales (and peanut butter!) In minis and big bones. Bucky LOVES them.
The T/shirt Issue's Dream-Land, a sculptural installation inspired by Edgar Allan Poe's poem 'Dream-land' (1844) where a dream-voyager arrives in a place beyond space and time and decides to stay there.