Aston Martin Rapide ~ sure its a 4 door for you and the [future] kids ~ but really its all about the crazy little details i found up close while at the factory you need to see!
50 Signature Handbags ~ ILLUSTRATED! By Jameson Simpson for LA Times Magazine
NOTCOT Caption Contest over at MyLifeScoop ~ this stock photo cracked me up ~ egg chair + beach + tethered to laptop? And what is going on with the family? Happy Monday
Aqua Lung Nautilus Travel Snorkel ~ made completely of silicon, you can curl it up, pop it in the case, and slip it in your BC pocket when scuba diving!
Power Plate Machine by Kenzo Takata ~ this makes me tempted to paint my elliptical... who says they all have to be black and grey?
Aldo Bakker's Beautiful Silver Pourer
Old Navy keeps pushing their SuperModelquin campaign further ~ here you can make yourself into a Supermodelquin
Awesome idea for flat packed shipping containers ~ Cargoshell concept by Dutch entrepreneur Rene Giesbers
Apparently Horsetail Falls in Yosemite turns golden around sunset ~ stunning photo by Rob Kroenert
I had no idea there was a need for this ~ "FujiFilm Finepix Z700 Point-and-Shoot Is the First To Offer Pet Detection"
Magic Mouse... Fixed? With a chunk of silicone?
GoToob ~ a NOTCOT must have for any travel packing... especially the medium size with the suction cup... they are great design, and indispensable to my suitcase living!
Inside Oakley Headquarters! Did you know Oakley started in the 70's and was named after a dog? The building feels very steampunk military base meets action sports mecca...
In Oakley's Secret Lair ~ there is a secret panel ~ behind which there is a secret door ~ which leads to a.... SECRET BAR! Which is awesomely designed ~ see the details inside!
GIVEAWAY!!! We have 5 bundles of FLEXICORDS to giveaway! Super fun useful cables you can bend that hold their shape! (Also, help us poke at this new contest platform that we're experimenting with)
Black Magic in a Bottle! Laser etched imported glass bottle for Small Gully, by wine maker Stephen Black ~ designed by /M/A/S/H/
Bacon & Eggs... for Easter? Really its a Bacon Chocolate Egg... filled with liquid caramel... from Vosges Chocolate (the choc bacon bar folks!)
Ooooh ~ new from RuMe ~ ALL: a foldable super tote! Lightweight, zippy pockets, waterbottle/umbrella holders and more, perfect for the car, gym, travel?
Fun! Pott Cado Knife Block Natural Ash ~ magnetic and a beautiful and unexpected addition to any kitchen.
Invicta has some beautiful cast iron wood burning stoves
Oji & Design ~ love the merge of leather and metal in this washbasin combination
Aston Martin One-77 ~ Got close up with one at the Aston Martin Factory ~ only 77 will be made, priced at around $2mill each... and the details are just stunning! See the video of it on the road too!
Sweet Dreams by Daniel Bjugård ~ amazing glow in the dark skull poster... up close it looks like a bunch of stars... step back... and the skull emerges.
Coca Cola's resealable can ~ interesting packaging detail
Imaginary Architectures by El Ultimo Grito ~ amazing glass works!
Fun packaging where you can make a little tree with the wrapping of this printer paper... by Frogfile for Hemlock Printers, Frogfile Office Supplies and Grays Harbor Paper
Gizmodo has a nice review of the new wireless Wacom Intuos 4 tablet!
Every Aston Martin DBS clearly needs a handcrafted leather Saddle ~ for random picnics, wine on the beach, and more...
A new Dear NOTCOT ~ from Lou Mora ~ who, inspired by the matte black penguin and the Oscars ~ created the GOLDEN puma PENGUIN! See the evolution...
Playmobil Safe Crackers ~ you can even set the combination on the safe lock! And there is something very Hipster Hobo about the look of these two with their stubble, striped shirts + jackets, and irremovable sunglasses...
Fun idea ~ those old school geometric polygon building kits as a lampshade... or at least the base structure for one...
Kuhn Rikon Dual-Chamber Squeezable Decorating Kit ~ after last weeks adventures with sugar cookies and royal icing in london ~ i think we need this! What a fun set?!?!
These Japanese wooden spinning tops are all unique ~ and some even have floating rings carved out of them... See the videos of them in action!!!
Hollow Spy Coins! To hide Micro SD cards!
Brass Animal Keychains at Tortoise
For the red wine geek ~ Resveratrol (Red Wine) Molecule Necklace ~ by Made With Molecules
Lighted Shower Head by Fir Italia - new Chromo shower system
Max Wanger is one of our favorite lifestyle photographers, and he does amazing things with Love... now he has a line of tees inspired from wedding shoots! A new one each month! Beautiful!
Beautiful infographic of "When Sea Levels Attack! Which cities will flood when?"
Adorable and bizarre animated bird video from Pleix
Ooooh beautiful Loggerhead illustration by Jillian Tamaki
Paul Octavious' Book Collection... beautiful numbers!
Julian Callos ~ since being drawn to his piece at Manifest Equality, can't stop exploring all of his work!
Lovely uncut retro animal matchbook covers
Awesome poster! THE SUBMARINES - Happy/Sad Subs Version 4.0
Top 25 posts over at NotCouture this week ~ looks like spring/summer is upon us ~ in the usual dark, edgy, playful NotCouture way!