Nendo Designer Creates CupNoodle Collectibles

cupnoodles collectibles

I don’t know exactly when Cup O’Noodles became CupNoodles, it’s been so long since I’ve searched for or eaten one. But however you refer to the Japanese instant noodles, you gotta check out these CupNoodle Collectibles designed for the Museum Store. Read more

Would You Like Some Sarcasm With That Coffee?

the best sarcastic coffee mugs

I love sarcastic coffee mugs. They’re useful, not too expensive and so many of them are now embellished with my sense of humor – dry, random and sarcastic. They make great gifts for yourself or others, and I’m always on the lookout for good ones. And I just found a bunch from a brand named lookHUMAN! Read more

Artist Plates Feed The Homeless in New York

Artist Plates Feed The Homeless in New York

This year’s annual ARTWALK NY was cancelled due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, so instead the Artist Plate Project was created to support the Coalition for The Homeless. The purchase of one of these limited edition artist plates can feed 75 homeless New Yorkers! Created by 50 world-renowned artists, the funds from the sale will provide food, crisis services, housing, and other critical aid to thousands of people experiencing homelessness and instability. Read more

Artist Customized Turntables Designed For Auction

artist customised turntables to help refugees

Back in 2018 I shared with you the customized REGA turntables designed by various artists that were auctioned for charity. This year, Secret 7″ has done it again, only with 15 artists! Read more

Le Courbusier Chandigarth Trays Made From His Bas-Reliefs

Le Courbusier Chandigarth Trays

Three beautiful unglazed porcelain trays from Cassina created in collaboration with Richard Ginori and the Le Corbusier Foundation feature bas-relief symbols borrowed from some of Le Corbusier’s Brutalist buildings of Chandigarh. Read more

Pandemic Loteria Is Here And It’s Mucho Bueno.

Pandemic Loteria game

We’ve been chomping at the bit for a Coronavirus-related game and thankfully artist Rafael Gonzalez Jr. has come to the rescue with his pandemic-themed version of the Mexican bingo game, Loteria. The tongue-in-cheek version alters the game’s original iconography and replaces it Covid-19 related ones drawn by Rafael. The Texas-based artist’s version of Pandemic Loteria includes 37 cards, 10 boards and is available for purchase. Read more

More MidCentury Modern House Tissue Box Covers for 2020!

MidCentury Modern House Tissue Box Covers

We were so excited when we first learned about these, made for Palm Springs Modernism week in 2018, but they had sold out immediately and were hard to find. Now they are back for this year’s Modernism Week and have added a few new ones to the collection. The best part? You can now buy them on Amazon! Read more

Chatty Feet Launches Paper Artist Sculptures

chatty feet paper artist sculptures

Chatty Feet, purveyors of fun socks for men, women and children, have just launched a line of fold-them-yourself Paper Characters: 6 world-known artists that when assembled become 3D models you can display. Read more