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March 2014

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There Go The Savings; Society 6 Are Selling Print Rugs Now.

There Go The

Society 6 rugs ideas

Be still my beaten, battered and bloodied credit card. Society 6, purveyors of the hottest prints on the interweb (and regular frequenters of my bank statements) have only gone and created a whole new genre of things; floor posters. Except they’re not calling them that, they’re just calling them “rugs”. Which is more descriptive I suppose.
I’ve never been a big fan of rugs, because they’re usually expensive and pretty crap, even when Ikea are misting their buy-everything-serum all over me. But suddenly I’m looking around at my stupid floors thinking how lacklustre they are without witty sayings or thought provoking cartoons. Damn I love Society 6.
And, inkeeping with Society 6‘s usual shenanigans, every artist who sells through the store can offer their fans the option to buy their art as a (machine washable) woven polyester rug. Prices start at around €20 for a 2’ by 3’version. Which I can totally squeeze on to the creddie.

Funny skull living room rug idea
Floral rug ideas quirky
Sharkgasm funny rug ideas
Cat rug cute living room ideas
Palm trees rug trends interiors
Ice Cream rug summer ideas

Click for direct links; Skull Bubblegum rug, Floral, Couple, Sharkasm, Cat, Palm Trees, Ice cream,

Doing Loving

Beyond the Sill; Turn your Window into a Stylish Garden

Beyond the Sill

Window pods indoor garden hack vertical garden ideas creative

Kickstarter, one of my favourite places to waste time these days, can throw up many a surprising, terrifying and face-slappingly worrying idea from would-be entrepreneurs. Often though, you’ll find a little invention that is close enough to what already exists to make you wonder if some mad scientist hasn’t already light-bulbed it and clever enough to be demand support and encouragement because it turns out, smarty pants, that it’s the first of its kind. Window Pods are one of those inventions. Interior designers are going nuts for all things indoor gardening of late but add some super-hip vertical gardening to the mix and you’ve got an Elle Decor wet-dream.
Window pods indoor garden hack vertical garden ideas creative
Create by California-based green finger Ben Shope, the Window Pods are a clever solution for those of you who don’t have the space or light for plant pots. Using a suction pad, the pods stick to the window (let there be light) without taking up any valuable real-estate on your window sill. Having already raised his financial goal, there’s still a month left to back Ben and get on his good side before he turns into the Bill Gates of shrubbery. So far, no word on shipping outside of the U.S. but with the pods coming in at $39 for three (including herbs seeds), you can probably offer some kind of bribe.Visit www.windowpods.org for more.

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Badass Notebooks; Cool Material’s Jotters with Balls.

Badass Notebooks

Notebooks are the great motivators of my life. Lists of lists are what makes my world go round, so there’s no room for weedy notepads. Cool Material, a ballsy e-store with slightly murderous leanings, have a knack for creating awesome versions of mundane items. Their notebooks are point in case. From jotters armed with knives and guns (good luck at airport security) to innocuous looking notepads with much motivational cursery, if you’re looking for a badass idea-holder and list-minder, you’ve fecking found it. Behold…

Shit I gotta get done notebook funny cool stylish hip office Shit I Gotta Get Done notebook, €8.70, Cool Materials.
Shit I gotta get done notebook funny cool stylish hip office  bffs best friend Bitches Imma Holla At notebook, €7.20, Cool Material.
Shit I gotta get done notebook funny cool stylish hip office  bffs best friend Knife notebook, €14.40, Cool Material.
Shit I gotta get done notebook funny cool stylish hip office  bffs best friendGun notebook, €14.40, Cool Material.