Calling Bullshit In The Age Of Big Data - a course by UW professors, Carl T. Bergstrom and Jevin West (Director of the UW Data Lab) hoping to promote  thinking critically about the data and models that constitute evidence in the social and natural sciences.

Calling Bullshit In The Age Of Big Data - a course by UW professors, Carl T. Bergstrom and Jevin West (Director of the UW Data Lab) hoping to promote thinking critically about the data and models that constitute evidence in the social and natural sciences.

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Giles Miller has created a range of framed precision-engineered sculptures. The series incorporates masses of miniature structures protruding from the surface of the artworks, reflecting their surroundings and generating subtle variations in reflected light.

Giles Miller has created a range of framed precision-engineered sculptures. The series incorporates masses of miniature structures protruding from the surface of the artworks, reflecting their surroundings and generating subtle variations in reflected light.

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Photographer Andrés Gallardo Albajar beautifully captures La Muralla Roja by Ricardo Bofill.

Photographer Andrés Gallardo Albajar beautifully captures La Muralla Roja by Ricardo Bofill.

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Known for her site-specific installations woven in yarn, Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota has created a wave above which 150 boats float through Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche department store in Paris.

Known for her site-specific installations woven in yarn, Japanese artist Chiharu Shiota has created a wave above which 150 boats float through Le Bon Marché Rive Gauche department store in Paris.

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The Brutalist Colouring Book is the first colouring book entirely dedicated to the poetry of concrete architecture. Sharpen your cold grey and warm grey pencils and add some colour to some great concrete constructions.

The Brutalist Colouring Book is the first colouring book entirely dedicated to the poetry of concrete architecture. Sharpen your cold grey and warm grey pencils and add some colour to some great concrete constructions.

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#62115
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immersive light maze at Luneng Sanya Light + Art Festival, designed by Brut Deluxe

immersive light maze at Luneng Sanya Light + Art Festival, designed by Brut Deluxe

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#62114
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Macinbot Classic - adorable little 10cm tall injection molded ABS plastic toy by playsometoys.

Macinbot Classic - adorable little 10cm tall injection molded ABS plastic toy by playsometoys.

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#62113
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Deth P. Sun's "California" Print - Signed and numbered by the artist. Edition of 100.

Deth P. Sun's "California" Print - Signed and numbered by the artist. Edition of 100.

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#62112
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Weltevree Patioset designed by Bertjan Pot. Made of Accoya wood.

Weltevree Patioset designed by Bertjan Pot. Made of Accoya wood.

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#62111
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Whale Shark Woven Patch by illustrator Jonas Claesson - such a cute tiny surfer too.

Whale Shark Woven Patch by illustrator Jonas Claesson - such a cute tiny surfer too.

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#62110
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Letter Maker Stencils - Construct custom lettering. It breaks letters into their most basic building blocks of vertical and horizontal strokes, diagonals, and curves. Starting with these simplified shapes, the user can invent their own letterforms.

Letter Maker Stencils - Construct custom lettering. It breaks letters into their most basic building blocks of vertical and horizontal strokes, diagonals, and curves. Starting with these simplified shapes, the user can invent their own letterforms.

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#62109
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Mosaicool, a table whose surface is a composition of 36 magnetic tiles that allow to change the original design according to the occasion or to personal desire. Mosaicool allows also an ad hoc customization.

Mosaicool, a table whose surface is a composition of 36 magnetic tiles that allow to change the original design according to the occasion or to personal desire. Mosaicool allows also an ad hoc customization.

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#62108
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DODEKA is a musical innovation that combines an alternative music notation and new musical instruments to make music more accessible to everyone!

DODEKA is a musical innovation that combines an alternative music notation and new musical instruments to make music more accessible to everyone!

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#62107
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Linksys Velop Whole Home Wi-Fi Unboxing! And a close up look at the thoughtful design details. This mesh network finally gave us strong, fast wifi throughout NOTCOT (and looks good doing it!)

FEATUREDLinksys Velop Whole Home Wi-Fi Unboxing! And a close up look at the thoughtful design details. This mesh network finally gave us strong, fast wifi throughout NOTCOT (and looks good doing it!)

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#62106
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Plants come to life in the photography of Craig P. Burrows, with UVIVF (ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence) to capture colors and details we can't typically see with the human eye.

Plants come to life in the photography of Craig P. Burrows, with UVIVF (ultraviolet-induced visible fluorescence) to capture colors and details we can't typically see with the human eye.

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#62105
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SPYTAIL Ginger Rum - a beautifully branded/packaged new rum from France inspired by early submarines, bathyspheres, and undersea adventuring! ... and the press kit has a PORTHOLE on it! Here's the unboxing and look at the details.

FEATUREDSPYTAIL Ginger Rum - a beautifully branded/packaged new rum from France inspired by early submarines, bathyspheres, and undersea adventuring! ... and the press kit has a PORTHOLE on it! Here's the unboxing and look at the details.

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#62104
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Filo is a concept for a connected light bulb that can serve as a platform for connected functionalities while maintaining a graceful obsolescence.

Filo is a concept for a connected light bulb that can serve as a platform for connected functionalities while maintaining a graceful obsolescence.

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#62103
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Gestlaten "Porsche 911: The Ultimate Supercar as Cultural Icon" by Ulf Poschardt.

Gestlaten "Porsche 911: The Ultimate Supercar as Cultural Icon" by Ulf Poschardt.

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#62102
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Adorable Monkey Business Nutter Cookie Cutters really add a fun dimension as these squirrels arms hold nuts, candy, etc.

Adorable Monkey Business Nutter Cookie Cutters really add a fun dimension as these squirrels arms hold nuts, candy, etc.

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#62101
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Elago Apple Watch Stand turns your watch into a mini vintage Mac (complete with a spot for the charging puck.)

Elago Apple Watch Stand turns your watch into a mini vintage Mac (complete with a spot for the charging puck.)

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#62100
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Unfit for Consumption is a new sculpture by Kaitlyn Schwalje. The work addresses the environmental fallout around Fukushima, Japan that followed the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster of 2011.

Unfit for Consumption is a new sculpture by Kaitlyn Schwalje. The work addresses the environmental fallout around Fukushima, Japan that followed the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster of 2011.

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#62099
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The Art of Play Curiosity Box 2016! Unboxing the perfect box of puzzling amusements (and even a delicious dark chocolate puzzle) - including getting to assemble the laser cut 3D Card Star!

FEATUREDThe Art of Play Curiosity Box 2016! Unboxing the perfect box of puzzling amusements (and even a delicious dark chocolate puzzle) - including getting to assemble the laser cut 3D Card Star!

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#62098
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Handyma'am Goods - "Women have a long but seldom recognized place in trade work and it’s about time we have proper workwear that is not only functional but feminine." Coveralls are coming soon!

Handyma'am Goods - "Women have a long but seldom recognized place in trade work and it’s about time we have proper workwear that is not only functional but feminine." Coveralls are coming soon!

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#62097
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The Hair Plant Club - Collect one of 600 crazy little, creatures, watch them grow and share your experiences with friends - join the Club. Created by Felix and Emile, two Yr 9 students and as part of the BiG Challenge competition.

The Hair Plant Club - Collect one of 600 crazy little, creatures, watch them grow and share your experiences with friends - join the Club. Created by Felix and Emile, two Yr 9 students and as part of the BiG Challenge competition.

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#62096
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Built By Family Shelf Brackets - Made of 1x3/8" bent steel in blackened finish, with magnetic screw hole cover. Ready for a 1x12" or 2x12" board. (Also love their 3 dog logo!)

Built By Family Shelf Brackets - Made of 1x3/8" bent steel in blackened finish, with magnetic screw hole cover. Ready for a 1x12" or 2x12" board. (Also love their 3 dog logo!)

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#62095
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Willow the wearable breast pump has been a surprising stand out at CES. Letting you pump anywhere and anytime, while still doing other things! And of course it has a milk-tracking app as well.

Willow the wearable breast pump has been a surprising stand out at CES. Letting you pump anywhere and anytime, while still doing other things! And of course it has a milk-tracking app as well.

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#62094
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Treepedia by MIT Senseable City Lab - Treepedia aims to raise a proactive awareness of urban vegetation improvement, using computer vision techniques based on Google Street View images.

Treepedia by MIT Senseable City Lab - Treepedia aims to raise a proactive awareness of urban vegetation improvement, using computer vision techniques based on Google Street View images.

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#62093
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German product designer Werner Aisslinger has created a large-scale exhibition "House of Wonders" that portrays futuristic ideas of living, robots, and other assistive technologies.

German product designer Werner Aisslinger has created a large-scale exhibition "House of Wonders" that portrays futuristic ideas of living, robots, and other assistive technologies.

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#62092
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Color lovers unite! An affordable color matching system for printing with MOO Cards. A kickstarter campaign by Jonathan Bobrow.

Color lovers unite! An affordable color matching system for printing with MOO Cards. A kickstarter campaign by Jonathan Bobrow.

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#62091
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Uber Movement - A fascinating look at travel times across cities. "Making our cities move more efficiently matters to us all. That's why we're providing access to anonymized data from over 2 billion trips to help improve urban planning around the world."

Uber Movement - A fascinating look at travel times across cities. "Making our cities move more efficiently matters to us all. That's why we're providing access to anonymized data from over 2 billion trips to help improve urban planning around the world."

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#62090
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The new lighting collection Urban, designed by Dima Loginoff for Italian brand AXO LIGHT will be presented in Milan this April during iSaloni/Euroluce.

The new lighting collection Urban, designed by Dima Loginoff for Italian brand AXO LIGHT will be presented in Milan this April during iSaloni/Euroluce.

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#62089
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KOII Deckchair, spacesaving fold up / roll up deckchair, available in various colors from Sascha Akkermann.

KOII Deckchair, spacesaving fold up / roll up deckchair, available in various colors from Sascha Akkermann.

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#62088
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The IKEA Lisabo table - an interesting look at the new joint detail!

FEATUREDThe IKEA Lisabo table - an interesting look at the new joint detail!

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#62087
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Aggretsuko - the latest from Sanrio. A rage filled little red panda, working as an office associate in the accounting department. Her bosses are unsympathetic and give her harsh deadlines. She vents with drinks and heavy metal karaoke sessions.

VIDEOAggretsuko - the latest from Sanrio. A rage filled little red panda, working as an office associate in the accounting department. Her bosses are unsympathetic and give her harsh deadlines. She vents with drinks and heavy metal karaoke sessions.

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#62086
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Razer Project Valerie Concept - a 12lb laptop with 3 built in monitors for a full 180-degree viewing area, powered by NVIDIA's Surround View technology. Engadget has a hands on look from CES. Check out the keyboard too...

Razer Project Valerie Concept - a 12lb laptop with 3 built in monitors for a full 180-degree viewing area, powered by NVIDIA's Surround View technology. Engadget has a hands on look from CES. Check out the keyboard too...

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#62085
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Bubble Ball & Wand by Lance McGregor for OTHR - the most luxurious bubble setup crafted, in 3D Printed Porcelain, 3D Printed Plated 14K Gold.

Bubble Ball & Wand by Lance McGregor for OTHR - the most luxurious bubble setup crafted, in 3D Printed Porcelain, 3D Printed Plated 14K Gold.

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#62084
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Norton Core by Symantec. This new router focuses on the security of your connected home, but more interesting is how routers are being designed to be shown off instead of hidden in a closet or behind/under things in your home.

Norton Core by Symantec. This new router focuses on the security of your connected home, but more interesting is how routers are being designed to be shown off instead of hidden in a closet or behind/under things in your home.

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#62083
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Hyundai Mobility Vision - a future where your car and home are seamlessly integrated, and the seats even become furniture in your home. The Verge takes you into the presentation to see the concept in action.

Hyundai Mobility Vision - a future where your car and home are seamlessly integrated, and the seats even become furniture in your home. The Verge takes you into the presentation to see the concept in action.

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#62082
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Toyota Concept-i and Yui, the car's AI. Autoblog has a close up look at the exterior and interior of this futuristic vision of human/car interaction.

Toyota Concept-i and Yui, the car's AI. Autoblog has a close up look at the exterior and interior of this futuristic vision of human/car interaction.

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#62081
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Griffin is smart home IoT ready with a Connected Mirror, Toaster, and Coffee Maker. Most intriguing is the mirror, which displays information like time, weather, etc. and can be customized with the companion app.

Griffin is smart home IoT ready with a Connected Mirror, Toaster, and Coffee Maker. Most intriguing is the mirror, which displays information like time, weather, etc. and can be customized with the companion app.

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#62080
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BMW i Inside Future Sculpture is all about the future of the car interior and the travel experience. On interesting details - look at the bookshelf? Engadget has the press photos as well as some shots from CES.

BMW i Inside Future Sculpture is all about the future of the car interior and the travel experience. On interesting details - look at the bookshelf? Engadget has the press photos as well as some shots from CES.

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#62079
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LG W-Series OLED is a mere 1/10 of an inch thick! And is held on with keyholes at the top and magnets at the bottom. It hangs more like wallpaper than a frame. Digital Trends has a nice hands on look with it at CES.

LG W-Series OLED is a mere 1/10 of an inch thick! And is held on with keyholes at the top and magnets at the bottom. It hangs more like wallpaper than a frame. Digital Trends has a nice hands on look with it at CES.

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#62078
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Fisher-Price Think & Learn Smart Cycle. New CES launch - a little stationary bike for kids, complete with tablet stand for video watching and STEM educational apps (from Fisher-Price)

Fisher-Price Think & Learn Smart Cycle. New CES launch - a little stationary bike for kids, complete with tablet stand for video watching and STEM educational apps (from Fisher-Price)

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#62077
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The Book Curse: Ex Libris Bookplates for Vindictive Bibliophiles. Resurrect the ancient tradition of the Book Curse in your own library with these whimsical yet delightfully grim bookplates.

The Book Curse: Ex Libris Bookplates for Vindictive Bibliophiles. Resurrect the ancient tradition of the Book Curse in your own library with these whimsical yet delightfully grim bookplates.

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#62076
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Gemma Gene's Unapologetic Paintings - Oil on wood paintings that look like tin foil wrapped objects.

Gemma Gene's Unapologetic Paintings - Oil on wood paintings that look like tin foil wrapped objects.

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#62075
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Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT is 2TB on a tiny USB 3.0 drive. Coming out in Feb 2017.

Kingston DataTraveler Ultimate GT is 2TB on a tiny USB 3.0 drive. Coming out in Feb 2017.

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#62074
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Jelle Reith Compass - a wearable compass. A magnetometer finds the direction the user is heading and the suit responds to that data. Magnets and Electromagnets generate motion in the fabric, making the direction of the magnetic north clear.

Jelle Reith Compass - a wearable compass. A magnetometer finds the direction the user is heading and the suit responds to that data. Magnets and Electromagnets generate motion in the fabric, making the direction of the magnetic north clear.

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#62073
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Big D Guitars, out of Nasvhille, TN, builds limited edition electric guitars out of Jack Daniel's whiskey barrels. The sweet smell of Rock 'N' Roll now creates a sweet sound.

VIDEOBig D Guitars, out of Nasvhille, TN, builds limited edition electric guitars out of Jack Daniel's whiskey barrels. The sweet smell of Rock 'N' Roll now creates a sweet sound.

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#62072
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Linksys Velop is finally here! We've been excitedly waiting for their "high-performing modular Wi-Fi mesh system" to launch!

Linksys Velop is finally here! We've been excitedly waiting for their "high-performing modular Wi-Fi mesh system" to launch!

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#62071
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Hello 2017, but first a quick goodbye to 2016... in 100 of the most intriguing posts of NOTCOT.org in 2016!

FEATUREDHello 2017, but first a quick goodbye to 2016... in 100 of the most intriguing posts of NOTCOT.org in 2016!

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#62070
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Scent Drops by Harvey & John for Grand Museé du Parfume, Paris. Drops of white corian hang from the ceiling cradling 25 scents. Visitors twist them to change the language, pick them up to smell and put it to their ear to listen and learn about ingredients used.

Scent Drops by Harvey & John for Grand Museé du Parfume, Paris. Drops of white corian hang from the ceiling cradling 25 scents. Visitors twist them to change the language, pick them up to smell and put it to their ear to listen and learn about ingredients used.

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#62069
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Dominic Wilcox makes a glass party popper! See it from sketch to glass blowing to popping! Happy 2017!

VIDEODominic Wilcox makes a glass party popper! See it from sketch to glass blowing to popping! Happy 2017!

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#62068
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Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) Live Cam.  Launch yourself to northern Canada where the live image and sound brings the chill of winds and a view like no other. (View the Snapshot Gallery to see what you've missed)

Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) Live Cam. Launch yourself to northern Canada where the live image and sound brings the chill of winds and a view like no other. (View the Snapshot Gallery to see what you've missed)

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#62067
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A unique look at the Neutra VDL house in Silverlake through this new David Kind lookbook.

A unique look at the Neutra VDL house in Silverlake through this new David Kind lookbook.

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#62066
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Gabriel Dawe, originally from Mexico City, is recognized by his colorful art installations, in several inside spaces.

Gabriel Dawe, originally from Mexico City, is recognized by his colorful art installations, in several inside spaces.

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#62065
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Roli Seaboard RISE 5D keyboard. A new world of expression on the two-octave Seaboard RISE 25 and the four-octave Seaboard RISE 49, with Five Dimensions of Touch - Strike, Press, Glide, Slide, and Lift.

Roli Seaboard RISE 5D keyboard. A new world of expression on the two-octave Seaboard RISE 25 and the four-octave Seaboard RISE 49, with Five Dimensions of Touch - Strike, Press, Glide, Slide, and Lift.

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#62064
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DNA Glass - The beer glass generated from genes. Alcohol tolerance. Taste and smell sensitivity. Personality and preferences. From Suntory.

DNA Glass - The beer glass generated from genes. Alcohol tolerance. Taste and smell sensitivity. Personality and preferences. From Suntory.

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#62063
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Strala CHAOS is a light sculpture made from five commercially available, interlinking, luminescent tubes. A control dial allows you to choose how many tubes you wish to have illuminated at any time, so you can create a mood to suit you.

Strala CHAOS is a light sculpture made from five commercially available, interlinking, luminescent tubes. A control dial allows you to choose how many tubes you wish to have illuminated at any time, so you can create a mood to suit you.

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#62062
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Saved Wines from tattoo artist Scott Campbell. Beautiful bottle art.

Saved Wines from tattoo artist Scott Campbell. Beautiful bottle art.

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#62061
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"I Sleigh All Day" Beyonce Holiday Hoodies in Red and Green

"I Sleigh All Day" Beyonce Holiday Hoodies in Red and Green

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#62060
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Kinto Slow Coffee Style Collection Sign Paint Mugs (in milky glass) and embossed Cold Brew Coffee Tumblers! "Better Not Think. Just Slowly Drink." Also love "Let your mind wander."

FEATUREDKinto Slow Coffee Style Collection Sign Paint Mugs (in milky glass) and embossed Cold Brew Coffee Tumblers! "Better Not Think. Just Slowly Drink." Also love "Let your mind wander."

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#62059
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Italian fashion brand EXKITE came to life during a windy summer on the island of Sardinia, Italy. Original collection of is made from 100% pre-flown kites. From kite surfing to jackets, tees, pouches and more.

Italian fashion brand EXKITE came to life during a windy summer on the island of Sardinia, Italy. Original collection of is made from 100% pre-flown kites. From kite surfing to jackets, tees, pouches and more.

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#62058
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USPS' The Most Wonderful Ornament. A smart ornament that "tracks your Domestic Priority Mail holiday package from your tree or desk. You’ll know when your package has been sent, delivered and—opened by the recipient."

USPS' The Most Wonderful Ornament. A smart ornament that "tracks your Domestic Priority Mail holiday package from your tree or desk. You’ll know when your package has been sent, delivered and—opened by the recipient."

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#62057
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Mimus is a 1,200kg industrial robot that's been transformed into a living breathing mechanical creature. Currently on display at The Design Museum London.

Mimus is a 1,200kg industrial robot that's been transformed into a living breathing mechanical creature. Currently on display at The Design Museum London.

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#62056
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Prime Bathtub by Norm Architects for Inbani.

Prime Bathtub by Norm Architects for Inbani.

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#62055
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Sweet Sugar Bowl starts a collection of 7 simple tableware products for anyone to print. Designed by Polish studio UAUProject.

Sweet Sugar Bowl starts a collection of 7 simple tableware products for anyone to print. Designed by Polish studio UAUProject.

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#62054
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Tools To Live By Black Scissors - The 6.5" scissor is made from Japanese stainless steel with a universal size. The black part has Teflon coating on it. Lovely packaging details and design!

Tools To Live By Black Scissors - The 6.5" scissor is made from Japanese stainless steel with a universal size. The black part has Teflon coating on it. Lovely packaging details and design!

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#62053
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Kapitano Nautical Collection focuses on the romance of Italian island life with nuances of classic yacht design.  They also offer a bespoke service to customize their luggage in a variety of leather colors, interior linings and metal finishings.

Kapitano Nautical Collection focuses on the romance of Italian island life with nuances of classic yacht design. They also offer a bespoke service to customize their luggage in a variety of leather colors, interior linings and metal finishings.

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#62052
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Snow Globe Cocktails? Full effect achieved with edible disco glitter. UrbanDaddy "This Snow Globe Is Filled with Gin" with barkeep Cody Goldstein in New York at the NYLO hotel’s LOCL bar.

Snow Globe Cocktails? Full effect achieved with edible disco glitter. UrbanDaddy "This Snow Globe Is Filled with Gin" with barkeep Cody Goldstein in New York at the NYLO hotel’s LOCL bar.

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#62051
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Casey Neistat and his custom Human Flying Drone go snowboarding in Finland... through the town, through the woods, down the slopes, and flies off into the horizon by drone!

VIDEOCasey Neistat and his custom Human Flying Drone go snowboarding in Finland... through the town, through the woods, down the slopes, and flies off into the horizon by drone!

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#62050
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iFixit's tear down of the tiny Apple AirPods

iFixit's tear down of the tiny Apple AirPods

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#62049
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Metrica by Tanya Klimenko. Dinnerware set. Bisque and glazed porcelain. The series includes a cup and a container/bowl. Spout on the cup is comfortable for pouring, and doubles as a handle.

Metrica by Tanya Klimenko. Dinnerware set. Bisque and glazed porcelain. The series includes a cup and a container/bowl. Spout on the cup is comfortable for pouring, and doubles as a handle.

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#62048
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Nuse Design's Corvo, a family of birds turned one on one in three types of wood: walnut, ash and oak. From a simple cylinder and precise cuts, the expressive corvos take shape. Corvo the largest, Tordo the smallest,  Pega right in the middle.

Nuse Design's Corvo, a family of birds turned one on one in three types of wood: walnut, ash and oak. From a simple cylinder and precise cuts, the expressive corvos take shape. Corvo the largest, Tordo the smallest, Pega right in the middle.

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#62047
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Nomadix Co Towels - a NOTCOT favorite, even come in hand towel sizes now. They are adventure ready - from pool to beach to yoga to camping and beyond. Quck dry and made of recycled materials. (Also 30% off $100 or more with "NICKOFTIME" until 3pm PST)

Nomadix Co Towels - a NOTCOT favorite, even come in hand towel sizes now. They are adventure ready - from pool to beach to yoga to camping and beyond. Quck dry and made of recycled materials. (Also 30% off $100 or more with "NICKOFTIME" until 3pm PST)

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#62046
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Nescafe Harajuku in Tokyo creates a giant wooden coffee-cup xylophone that makes music while your drink is prepared.

Nescafe Harajuku in Tokyo creates a giant wooden coffee-cup xylophone that makes music while your drink is prepared.

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#62045
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Light emitting wood brings happiness and wonder to a Children's hospital. deigned by ENESS, installed at Cabrini Hospital Melbourne, Australia.

Light emitting wood brings happiness and wonder to a Children's hospital. deigned by ENESS, installed at Cabrini Hospital Melbourne, Australia.

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#62044
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Dan and Dave Icon t-shirt. Stare into the lines... see the male deer with his head turned back, peering into the forest with a rising sun above.

Dan and Dave Icon t-shirt. Stare into the lines... see the male deer with his head turned back, peering into the forest with a rising sun above.

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#62043
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 Brendan Monroe and Evah Fan print collaboration 08 for California Sunday inspired by the sound of the ocean and seals. Limited edition of 100. Letterpressed in black, silkscreen in fluorescent green, and gold foil stamped. 12"x12".

Brendan Monroe and Evah Fan print collaboration 08 for California Sunday inspired by the sound of the ocean and seals. Limited edition of 100. Letterpressed in black, silkscreen in fluorescent green, and gold foil stamped. 12"x12".

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#62042
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Polo the Manchester Polar Bear from Liam Hopkins of LAZERIAN.

Polo the Manchester Polar Bear from Liam Hopkins of LAZERIAN.

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#62041
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Porcelain Waffle Trivet by Candy Relics in Portland, OR at Food52

Porcelain Waffle Trivet by Candy Relics in Portland, OR at Food52

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#62040
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Kind for Dogs Ole Hyvä Ceramic Dog Bowls - beautiful and handmade in Finland. Pretty and multipurpose enough for other kitchen/home use too.

Kind for Dogs Ole Hyvä Ceramic Dog Bowls - beautiful and handmade in Finland. Pretty and multipurpose enough for other kitchen/home use too.

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#62039
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Opinel Le Petit Chef Knife and Fingers Guard. Lovely first chef knife for kids. Set includes a finger guard and a 4" blade kitchen knife with a rounded tip & educational ring to help position the fingers and prevent the hand from slipping onto the blade.

Opinel Le Petit Chef Knife and Fingers Guard. Lovely first chef knife for kids. Set includes a finger guard and a 4" blade kitchen knife with a rounded tip & educational ring to help position the fingers and prevent the hand from slipping onto the blade.

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#62038
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Tajika "Handmade scissors with Presence" - quite the collection available over at Nalata Nalata. For four generations, Tajika Haruo has been manufacturing handcrafted scissors and shears in their atelier located in Ono, Japan.

Tajika "Handmade scissors with Presence" - quite the collection available over at Nalata Nalata. For four generations, Tajika Haruo has been manufacturing handcrafted scissors and shears in their atelier located in Ono, Japan.

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#62037
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Senticnel Tree Alarm - designed to prevent forest fires from spreading. Designed by Eli-Gutierrez Studio for Ntforest, it's a tree mounted alarm that detects the early signs of a forest fire.

Senticnel Tree Alarm - designed to prevent forest fires from spreading. Designed by Eli-Gutierrez Studio for Ntforest, it's a tree mounted alarm that detects the early signs of a forest fire.

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#62036
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"How a Hunting Gear Brand Gets Huge: The popular pastime is controversial, but Kuiu is only growing." By Noah Davis on Racked. Interesting read on Jason Hairston's Kuiu hunting, outdoor, gear brand and their innovative approach to product dev and design.

"How a Hunting Gear Brand Gets Huge: The popular pastime is controversial, but Kuiu is only growing." By Noah Davis on Racked. Interesting read on Jason Hairston's Kuiu hunting, outdoor, gear brand and their innovative approach to product dev and design.

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#62035
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Micro Matter - Rosa de Jong, a Dutch artist, creates tiny islands inside test tubes.

Micro Matter - Rosa de Jong, a Dutch artist, creates tiny islands inside test tubes.

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#62034
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The Woodlabo Eagle collection was inspired by the lunar module which took the first men to the Moon in 1969. Woodlabo has reworked and developed part of the spacecraft’s fuselage and transformed it into an eagle.

The Woodlabo Eagle collection was inspired by the lunar module which took the first men to the Moon in 1969. Woodlabo has reworked and developed part of the spacecraft’s fuselage and transformed it into an eagle.

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#62033
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The Nosh Menorah from Modern Mensch is a sculptural menorah inspired by the humble bagel. It is designed to shine in your home with or without candles beyond the standard eight crazy nights.

The Nosh Menorah from Modern Mensch is a sculptural menorah inspired by the humble bagel. It is designed to shine in your home with or without candles beyond the standard eight crazy nights.

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#62032
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The Way Things Work Now by David Macaulay. A new update on one of my favorite childhood classics. (The mammoths!) Now with everything from 3D Printers, Hybrid Cars, Touch Screens, and beyond.

The Way Things Work Now by David Macaulay. A new update on one of my favorite childhood classics. (The mammoths!) Now with everything from 3D Printers, Hybrid Cars, Touch Screens, and beyond.

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#62031
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3D Card Star - Created by Professor George W. Hart, co-founder of the Museum of Mathematics in New York City. Once assembled, the dozen pre-cut playing cards included will lock together to create a 5.5" tall starburst.

3D Card Star - Created by Professor George W. Hart, co-founder of the Museum of Mathematics in New York City. Once assembled, the dozen pre-cut playing cards included will lock together to create a 5.5" tall starburst.

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#62030
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The NOTCOT Ever-Growing Gift List is still growing! Take a peek to get your holiday shopping inspiration flowing! Currently up to update #13!

FEATUREDThe NOTCOT Ever-Growing Gift List is still growing! Take a peek to get your holiday shopping inspiration flowing! Currently up to update #13!

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#62029
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The School Of LIfe Pin Badges - show off you're Emotionally Intelligent, Existentialist, Stoic, Philosophical and more.

The School Of LIfe Pin Badges - show off you're Emotionally Intelligent, Existentialist, Stoic, Philosophical and more.

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#62028
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Godiva The Box that Keeps Giving - cute packaging concept designed to be gifted 4 times.

Godiva The Box that Keeps Giving - cute packaging concept designed to be gifted 4 times.

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#62027
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UPS eBike - electrically assisted tricycles have begun delivering packages in Portland, OR. The eBike can be operated solely on battery power or pedal power.

UPS eBike - electrically assisted tricycles have begun delivering packages in Portland, OR. The eBike can be operated solely on battery power or pedal power.

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#62026
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Pantone Color of 2017 is GREENERY! Pantone 15-0343 "A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings." They call it nature's neutral... a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade. (Also SO close to our NOTCOT Nashville Door!)

Pantone Color of 2017 is GREENERY! Pantone 15-0343 "A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings." They call it nature's neutral... a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade. (Also SO close to our NOTCOT Nashville Door!)

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#62025
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Loop D'Loop Stained Glass - Edition No.2. Artist Vicki Turner and maker Flora Jamieson collaborate on a collection of ocean-inspired contemporary glass panels for Feist Forest.

Loop D'Loop Stained Glass - Edition No.2. Artist Vicki Turner and maker Flora Jamieson collaborate on a collection of ocean-inspired contemporary glass panels for Feist Forest.

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#62024
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The Lexus Sriracha IS key fob... beyond the ridiculousness of the car, the key fob actually dispenses Sriracha Hot Sauce?!?!

VIDEOThe Lexus Sriracha IS key fob... beyond the ridiculousness of the car, the key fob actually dispenses Sriracha Hot Sauce?!?!

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#62023
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Workman Publishing Paint By Sticker Books - somewhere between coloring books for adults and sticker books for kids... are these? Intriguing faceted nature of the images and topics like music icons, vintage travel posters, sea creatures and more.

Workman Publishing Paint By Sticker Books - somewhere between coloring books for adults and sticker books for kids... are these? Intriguing faceted nature of the images and topics like music icons, vintage travel posters, sea creatures and more.

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#62022
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Maison Francis Kurkdjian for The Standard - City Candles! Los Angeles, Miami, and New York. LA smells like a hike to the hollywood sign. New York smells like a grassy night walk through the highline. Miami smells like lush life in the tropical city.

Maison Francis Kurkdjian for The Standard - City Candles! Los Angeles, Miami, and New York. LA smells like a hike to the hollywood sign. New York smells like a grassy night walk through the highline. Miami smells like lush life in the tropical city.

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#62021
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A 360 degree Earth and Moon Book by Yusuke Oono and published by Seigenha Art Publishing.

A 360 degree Earth and Moon Book by Yusuke Oono and published by Seigenha Art Publishing.

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#62020
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Ceramics Sculptor- Bobby Tso's work - Moment of "Re"inventing. Work inspired by childhood memories, Man-Made, Space and Object's relationship.

Ceramics Sculptor- Bobby Tso's work - Moment of "Re"inventing. Work inspired by childhood memories, Man-Made, Space and Object's relationship.

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#62019
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Joey Roth Ceramic Towers elevate the original Ceramic Speakers into a full-room hifi system. Made one at a time in Oregon, USA.

Joey Roth Ceramic Towers elevate the original Ceramic Speakers into a full-room hifi system. Made one at a time in Oregon, USA.

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#62018
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"Crystallize your mind in the New Year! Best wishes, 2017." Nearly 8 years in the making, Karina Eibatova's series of 12 of artworks is finally ready as a series of prints and scarves currently on kickstarter.

"Crystallize your mind in the New Year! Best wishes, 2017." Nearly 8 years in the making, Karina Eibatova's series of 12 of artworks is finally ready as a series of prints and scarves currently on kickstarter.

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#62017
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Still Nasty - new collection of pins, stickers, and cards from Pins Won't Save The World (aka Sagmeister & Walsh)

Still Nasty - new collection of pins, stickers, and cards from Pins Won't Save The World (aka Sagmeister & Walsh)

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#62016
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Discommon Thermoformed Leather Card Wallet. Stitchless and made of wolf grey Italian calf hide formed and laminated to orange microsuede. Such thoughtful details while still being minimal (and your cc numbers won't imprint!)

Discommon Thermoformed Leather Card Wallet. Stitchless and made of wolf grey Italian calf hide formed and laminated to orange microsuede. Such thoughtful details while still being minimal (and your cc numbers won't imprint!)

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#62015
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When attitudes become typeface, Sooji Lee's DAE master thesis project involved designing a physical tool, process and behaviors for handwriting the typeface Bodoni.

When attitudes become typeface, Sooji Lee's DAE master thesis project involved designing a physical tool, process and behaviors for handwriting the typeface Bodoni.

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#62014
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MONO LAMP - A design lamp made in Italy inspired by TV test cards.

MONO LAMP - A design lamp made in Italy inspired by TV test cards.

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#62013
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Ken Hermann captures fantastic midair explosions in his series Explosions 2.0.

Ken Hermann captures fantastic midair explosions in his series Explosions 2.0.

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#62012
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Diagrid Cufflinks: Architecturally inspired, digitally designed, 3D printed cufflinks from Cffs.

Diagrid Cufflinks: Architecturally inspired, digitally designed, 3D printed cufflinks from Cffs.

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#62011
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Urban Masquerade - A collection of laser cut wooden animal heads. A modern, humorist take on the traditional hunter's wall

Urban Masquerade - A collection of laser cut wooden animal heads. A modern, humorist take on the traditional hunter's wall

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#62010
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Shinola + GE Power Supply 5 port and dual USB, 2 port and dual USB, and extension cord variants. Made with a die cast metal enclosure and a custom 45-degree plug, and braided cords.

Shinola + GE Power Supply 5 port and dual USB, 2 port and dual USB, and extension cord variants. Made with a die cast metal enclosure and a custom 45-degree plug, and braided cords.

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#62009
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Power Practical Luminoodle. USB powered LED light strip that is waterproof, has magnets and ties, and acts as a lantern in a stuff sack. Such a simple idea, executed so thoughtfully, they’ve really elevated the LED strip.

FEATUREDPower Practical Luminoodle. USB powered LED light strip that is waterproof, has magnets and ties, and acts as a lantern in a stuff sack. Such a simple idea, executed so thoughtfully, they’ve really elevated the LED strip.

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#62008
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School House Electric's Woodsman Incense Smoker Set - their take on the traditional german Räuchermann.

School House Electric's Woodsman Incense Smoker Set - their take on the traditional german Räuchermann.

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#62007
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Stick With Me Sweets - adorable book packaging for their chocolate bonbons.

Stick With Me Sweets - adorable book packaging for their chocolate bonbons.

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#62006
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1600 the app - from POTUS by Nexus Studios, this AR app has adorable animations of the White House pop up over your 1$ bill!

VIDEO1600 the app - from POTUS by Nexus Studios, this AR app has adorable animations of the White House pop up over your 1$ bill!

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#62005
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A-Frame Doll House from Land of Nod. You can also get the matching furniture, family, and decor kit (or all of it in the deluxe set!)

A-Frame Doll House from Land of Nod. You can also get the matching furniture, family, and decor kit (or all of it in the deluxe set!)

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#62004
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Daft Punk holiday ornaments and snow globes - with amazing faux vintage ads. And all their ads are now available as posters to order!

Daft Punk holiday ornaments and snow globes - with amazing faux vintage ads. And all their ads are now available as posters to order!

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#62003
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 "Save Our Snowmen," a climate change mockumentary and public-service campaign from Cool Effect, an online crowdfunding platform that backs carbon-reduction initiatives. Ad by Swirl.

VIDEO "Save Our Snowmen," a climate change mockumentary and public-service campaign from Cool Effect, an online crowdfunding platform that backs carbon-reduction initiatives. Ad by Swirl.

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#62002
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Beautiful images of salt fields by David Burdeny. Salt: Fields, Plottings and Extracts 2015-2016.

Beautiful images of salt fields by David Burdeny. Salt: Fields, Plottings and Extracts 2015-2016.

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#62001
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Playful ad for French network Canal+ called "Kitchen" by BETC Paris.

VIDEOPlayful ad for French network Canal+ called "Kitchen" by BETC Paris.

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#61999
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Kraken Rum: the pool float! The Kraken Store is still filled with impressively illustrated/branded products, including even a pool float!

Kraken Rum: the pool float! The Kraken Store is still filled with impressively illustrated/branded products, including even a pool float!

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#61998
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Absolut Elyx Gift Set - with Felix, the Elyx Copper Gnome.

Absolut Elyx Gift Set - with Felix, the Elyx Copper Gnome.

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#61997
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Myles and Heather Geyman's Kitchen Utensil and Tablet Holder and Bedside Smartphone Vase. Handmade out of glazed stoneware in Pittsburgh, PA.

Myles and Heather Geyman's Kitchen Utensil and Tablet Holder and Bedside Smartphone Vase. Handmade out of glazed stoneware in Pittsburgh, PA.

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#61996
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Forneau Bread Oven - a cast iron vessel optimized for getting that perfect crusty bread in your own oven.

Forneau Bread Oven - a cast iron vessel optimized for getting that perfect crusty bread in your own oven.

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#61995
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DroneShield DroneGun - It immediately ceases video transmission back to the drone operator and enables investigation, since the drone remains intact and available for investigation.

DroneShield DroneGun - It immediately ceases video transmission back to the drone operator and enables investigation, since the drone remains intact and available for investigation.

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#61994
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Slide Lighter at Tetra - USB charged little lighters that are compact, rechargeable, fuel-free lighter uses the same heated-coil mechanism as the car lighters of yore.

Slide Lighter at Tetra - USB charged little lighters that are compact, rechargeable, fuel-free lighter uses the same heated-coil mechanism as the car lighters of yore.

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#61993
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Bulbo Cynara LED Grow Lights - modular grow lights made of Italian terracotta, aluminum rods, and cloth cords which can be "planted" in the pots, suspended above, or freestanding around a cluster of plants.

FEATUREDBulbo Cynara LED Grow Lights - modular grow lights made of Italian terracotta, aluminum rods, and cloth cords which can be "planted" in the pots, suspended above, or freestanding around a cluster of plants.

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#61992
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Charming watercolor illustrations from Adelaide based Doris Chang.

Charming watercolor illustrations from Adelaide based Doris Chang.

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#61991
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This year's edition of the scandinavian vintage glögg 'Loimu' from Lignell & Piispanen is here, with a tasty hint of black currant, the jewel of the arctic nature. Packaging of this artisan product is designed by Jaani Vaahtera / Lönneberga design ateljé.

This year's edition of the scandinavian vintage glögg 'Loimu' from Lignell & Piispanen is here, with a tasty hint of black currant, the jewel of the arctic nature. Packaging of this artisan product is designed by Jaani Vaahtera / Lönneberga design ateljé.

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#61990
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Babylon Growing Air Purifier by Elias Monzòn. Babylon is a two-part pot in earthenware. By pouring water into the funnel you irrigate all plants in one go.

Babylon Growing Air Purifier by Elias Monzòn. Babylon is a two-part pot in earthenware. By pouring water into the funnel you irrigate all plants in one go.

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#61989
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90 from the '90s Payphone Boombox Hack - Here is how you hack a payphone to become a '90s booombox. It features a curated directory of ninety of the most ironically enjoyable tracks from the '90s.

90 from the '90s Payphone Boombox Hack - Here is how you hack a payphone to become a '90s booombox. It features a curated directory of ninety of the most ironically enjoyable tracks from the '90s.

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#61988
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Material Immaterial Micro Concrete Cufflinks. Great cube box packaging.

Material Immaterial Micro Concrete Cufflinks. Great cube box packaging.

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#61987
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Third Wave Wichteln is back for a fourth year of Secret Santa-ing specialty coffee to new friends in far off places. It’s a fun way to try new coffees from roasters you’ve never heard of and to do the same for someone thousands of miles away.

Third Wave Wichteln is back for a fourth year of Secret Santa-ing specialty coffee to new friends in far off places. It’s a fun way to try new coffees from roasters you’ve never heard of and to do the same for someone thousands of miles away.

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#61986
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The Rumpl Faded Puffy Blankets in Pyro-Fade and Ocean-Fade are stunning! An REI exclusive, with incredibly photogenic popping colors and beautiful photos.

FEATUREDThe Rumpl Faded Puffy Blankets in Pyro-Fade and Ocean-Fade are stunning! An REI exclusive, with incredibly photogenic popping colors and beautiful photos.

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#61985
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"Designer Maker User" Exhibition at the freshly reopened London Design Museum. As well as a peek inside the new museum and exhibition, the Free Universal Construction Kit is on display too!

FEATURED"Designer Maker User" Exhibition at the freshly reopened London Design Museum. As well as a peek inside the new museum and exhibition, the Free Universal Construction Kit is on display too!

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#61984
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Power Practical Luminoodle! A flexible, waterproof led strip that comes with universal ties, embedded magnets, utility loop, and a lantern bag so you can stick, strap, hook, or hang it. Comes in 5 or 10ft and optional battery pack.

Power Practical Luminoodle! A flexible, waterproof led strip that comes with universal ties, embedded magnets, utility loop, and a lantern bag so you can stick, strap, hook, or hang it. Comes in 5 or 10ft and optional battery pack.

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#61983
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Arlo GO - Wire-Free, Mobile, HD, Weather-Proof, Rechargeable, Audio Security Camera with an AT&T sim card and free 7 day (up to 1GB) playback. Perfect for job sites or wifi-less areas... and there's a crazy camo Ghillie Skin for it!

Arlo GO - Wire-Free, Mobile, HD, Weather-Proof, Rechargeable, Audio Security Camera with an AT&T sim card and free 7 day (up to 1GB) playback. Perfect for job sites or wifi-less areas... and there's a crazy camo Ghillie Skin for it!

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#61981
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HALF semi circular legs shaped in “halves” and seat perfectly complement each other. They end up creating a full circle when placed next to each other. Designed by Cuatro Cuatros for Missana.

HALF semi circular legs shaped in “halves” and seat perfectly complement each other. They end up creating a full circle when placed next to each other. Designed by Cuatro Cuatros for Missana.

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#61980
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Green & Blue Beepot - Concrete planter and solitary bee hotel

Green & Blue Beepot - Concrete planter and solitary bee hotel

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#61979
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Arbor Collective Treehouse T-shirt

Arbor Collective Treehouse T-shirt

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#61978
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McKean Studio Palm Springs inspired wooden mini city sets. Adorable midcentury modern houses and the cars, trees, and pools to go with them.

McKean Studio Palm Springs inspired wooden mini city sets. Adorable midcentury modern houses and the cars, trees, and pools to go with them.

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#61977
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Angus & Celeste Spiral Hanging Planters

Angus & Celeste Spiral Hanging Planters

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#61976
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thankyou. Baby Modern Cloth Nappies and Disposable Nappies. In addition to their food, water, and body goods - their baby line has the cutest packaging and black and white diaper designs.

thankyou. Baby Modern Cloth Nappies and Disposable Nappies. In addition to their food, water, and body goods - their baby line has the cutest packaging and black and white diaper designs.

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#61975
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Marc Martin's lovely animal illustrations and prints.

Marc Martin's lovely animal illustrations and prints.

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#61974
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