Archive for the ‘Designers’ Category

ALEXANDER GIRARD is not new.

October 5, 2009

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I found a perfect quote for NisN while reading about Girard today.

Nothing is new, but personal interpretation can often be so.
– Alexander Girard, 1956

via SFMOMA


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MACEDONIAN APRONS.

August 25, 2009

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via the lovely Karen BarbĂ©’s blog
Currently showing Ties with Tradition:Macedonian Apron Designs
at Powerhouse Museum in Sydney, Australia.


BELARUSIAN TOWELS.

June 22, 2009

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Eastern_Palesse

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Paniamonnie

via Belarus Guide

ZINE WAVE.

April 21, 2009

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Propaganda by Mark Allen. Freshman year Plano, Tx 1980-81. via WFMU. discovered via Tagbanger

ATOMS PATTERNS.

April 21, 2009

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via Welcome Collection

EVA.

April 10, 2009

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Eva Zeisel.

WEIRD LOSERS.

April 9, 2009

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Weird losers submitted in competition included dragon’s tooth-like design made of one plywood piece.

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Weird losers submitted in competition included a plywood hoop holding a
rubber sheet which gives under the sitter.

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Weird losers submitted in competition included this chair whose back and seat are suspended by nylon cords.

via LIFE

AMERICAN CRAFTS.

March 18, 2009

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American Crafts, 1970s. via Life

GOURMET BATHING.

March 17, 2009

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WET. The Magazine of Gourmet Bathing was published in Venice and Santa Monica between 1976 and 1981 by Leonard Koren. discovered via Bree Apperley

POUR LE MONTAGE.

March 14, 2009


via Bree Apperley via pilllpat (agence eureka)