Smoke Signal

Smoke Signal

Posted by on Dec 7, 2011 in Design | No Comments

Incense tin from my great-grandparents. The designer sure made fragrant smoke look like SERIOUS business back then.  

Before Apple

Before Apple

Posted by on Dec 7, 2011 in Design | No Comments

I guess if Apple made opera glasses way back when, these might be what they would look like. We didn’t go to the opera much in Vermont, but we sure looked awesome when bird watching!      

Last Splash

Last Splash

Posted by on Sep 9, 2011 in Design | No Comments

A little silly, yes. But this 60 year old sprinkler from my parents is absolutely brilliant in how it follows the hose around the yard and garden.

Popcorn

Popcorn

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Great packaging for popcorn on display at the Edith Wharton house in Lenox, Ma.

Clearly better

Clearly better

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Window detail, Skylands NJ.          

Hard Hitting

Hard Hitting

Posted by on Sep 9, 2011 in Design | No Comments

Detail of this great poster for a demolition derby we found in PA.