Lovin’ Me Some David Olenick

Posted by on Jul 1, 2015 in Designers I Like | No Comments

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David Olenick sells his wares on Society6. Go there now and buy something. His work is pure genius.

Abso-effing-lutely

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Abso-effing-lutely, Ipso Fabulous | No Comments

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“Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” — Scott Adams

Separatism is for losers

Posted by on Jun 26, 2015 in Abso-effing-lutely, Ipso Fabulous | No Comments

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Joining the greatest commencement addresses for RISD of all time is John Waters’s spectacular 2015 RISD graduation speech on creative rebellion and the artist’s task to cause constructive chaos. Watch it here.

Fresh New Website

Posted by on Jun 20, 2015 in Ipso Fabulous | No Comments

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I was totally over the cobblers children going barefoot here at the Ipso Factory. After talking about it for over 4 years we FINALLY redesign the website. I am so over-the-moon in love with this design. Big thanks to my ridiculously talented and inspiring Web Brainiac, Wil Thomas. I absolutely cannot do this without you.

Legs Change Everything

Posted by on Jun 20, 2015 in My Style | No Comments

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This is what I am obsessing about today. Based in colorado, Modern Legs manufactures mid-century modern table legs that you can just DIY to anything. Look at this disgusting piece of crap that was probably used to store bags of dead squirrels (Before). And then After. Instant Mad Men style with the simple addition of hairpin legs! And some stripping! And some varnishing! And then maybe some contact paper!

Go here and let the DIYing begin.

Empathy Cards by Emily McDowell

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Designers I Like | No Comments

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Emily McDowell has launched a beautiful line of Empathy Cards designed to give to people with a serious illness.

“With Empathy Cards, my goal is to help people connect with each other through truth and insight, which is one of the founding principles of this brand. I want the recipients of these cards to feel seen, understood, and loved.”
Check them out here.