White Day

March 12th, 2008

louis_vuitton.jpgA lot of things are different in Japan. On Valentine’s Day, the girls give the boys chocolates. One month later, on White Day, the boys give the girls something back. Louis Vuitton has these branded roses for just € 25 a piece …

Pencil Shaving

December 23rd, 2007

sharpening.jpgI’m a little afraid that the delivery time for this Pencil Shaving necklace is a little too long for a last minute gift. Unfortunately it’s only available Down Under and it was designed by Victoria Mason.

Golden fingernails

December 4th, 2007

bijules.jpgFor those of you who are still looking for a Christmas present for your girlfriends, look no further: golden fingernails is the hot shit! Straight from bijules NYC.


January 2nd, 2007

wrap.gifWrap is a small tool to create your own wrapping paper by Douglas Edric Stanley. You can change the pattern by clicking the randomize button, then you select the right paper size and hit the print button, a few moments later you’ll get a pdf ready to print out.
I know it’s too late for this holiday season … maybe next time …

Holiday card

December 27th, 2006

nra1.jpgWe recently received this holiday card from friends from the USA. This morning I had a better look at it and though it was quite tasteful for an American card …

nra2.jpgThen I turned the card around and found this … so it’s a typical American card after all.

nra3.jpgBy the way, in the NRA’s online shop, there are tons of great gift ideas.

A Special Christmas Box

December 21st, 2006
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Softener Bottle Vase

December 20th, 2006

vase.jpgYou still need to do some last minute Christmas shopping and you still live at “Hotel Mama”?
I’m sure she will appreciate this vase.

Gift wrapping

November 10th, 2006

gift.jpgI’m actually quite notorious for the way I wrap gifts. My style is somewhere between a supermarkets plastic bag and a newspaper wrap. Maybe it’s just to camouflage my inability to wrap something nice and tidy. Now Apple comes to rescue (only in the US though), for $ 5 you get an apple-quality-origami-style wrap for that iPod you actually rather have yourself.


November 9th, 2006

hoopla.jpgTo all the advertising people out there who don’t know what to ask their mothers for Christmas: Hoopla, a book by Crispin, Porter + Bogusky.


October 23rd, 2006


Nothing, for the person who has everything.