Alice's Blog – January 2009 Archive (102)

The Pretty Pot is Actually Full of Secrets

At first glance you may just think this is just another pretty porcelain pot. But look closer and you'll see a dark world unfold before your very own eyes. A casual walk in the park takes you into a world you may not be ready for. Inspired by the idea of the Bonsai, miniature park scenes unfold beneath the shade of your ordinary houseplants. Each one portrays its own… Continue

Added by alice on January 31, 2009 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

The Coolest Cupcake

Just a little something to make you smile today!
Via: Isn't That Nice

Added by alice on January 31, 2009 at 11:00am — 4 Comments

A Little February Fun: A Free Ninja Monkey Desk Calendar

Anytime I see something neat, free, or fun, I love passing it on at theMET. Here's a free ninja monkey desk calendar courtesy of blog.spoongraphics. Just download the pdf from their site.



P.S. This was for Will, our… Continue

Added by alice on January 31, 2009 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

"Friday I'm in Love" By the Cure

Bump up the first song on our music player and then sing along while checking out this poster. Happy Saturday!

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Added by alice on January 31, 2009 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

A Beautiful Perspective by Andy Gilmore (15 Total)

Born, raised and based in Rochester, New York, artist Andy Gilmore has a beautiful way of combining form and color to create geometric works of art. He's like M.C. Escher with a modern twist. Often times using a full spectrum of color, he takes us into a trippy wonderland - in fact, we… Continue

Added by alice on January 31, 2009 at 10:00am — 2 Comments

Most Beautiful and Badass Pin Ups

Sutura

If Audrey Kawasaki's beautiful girls got the shit kicked out of them, it would be by Gianluca Mattia's modern pin up girls. More bad ass than beautiful, these pin ups have more attitude in one pinky finger than Audrey's girl have in their whole being.



Artist Gianluca Mattia was born in Bari, Italy in 1975. He graduated from the…

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Added by alice on January 30, 2009 at 11:30am — 3 Comments

The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun Entices You With an Alluring Moonlight Fest

It doesn't take much for us to want to pack our bags and head out of town for a relaxing beach vacation. Sure the thought of zipping through town in a Bentley or Lotus sounds completely thrilling, but mostly, we'd just like to feel the sand in our toes, smell that ocean breeze and hang out with our friends.



The Ritz-Carlton, Cancun has started "The… Continue

Added by alice on January 30, 2009 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

Art in Motion: Drive Gorgeous, Exotic Cars at Halekulani Resort

If you're going to plop down $7,000 for a Premier Suites at Halekulani, a super luxurious hotel in Waikiki, why not drive around in some hella expensive "art"?



The Halekulani in Waikiki has unveiled an exotic automobile amenity program called Art in Motion. The fleet includes a custom-designed Maserati Gran Turismo and Bentley Continental GTC, a Lotus Elise… Continue

Added by alice on January 30, 2009 at 10:30am — 1 Comment

Affordable Modern Art is Sold Hassle Free at 20x200.com

Though our appreciation for modern art runs deep, it's hard for us to find places to actually purchase these pieces for our home. Sure we could download something off the internet and print them away but we'd rather have high quality art from emerging artist that we can collect. Jen Bekman must have heard our cries because she's come up with a great website,… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 2:30pm — No Comments

10 Attempts At Making You Laugh

Just thought I'd throw up ten little pictures that might make you laugh. Enjoy!…

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Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 2:00pm — 3 Comments

Modern Design: "Someone Give Me a Hand!" (3 Items)

The best kind of products are the ones that not only simplify your life, they're the ones that make life a little more fun. These three products from Thai company Propoganda all have that outstretched arm theme. It's like your little friend is stuck… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

2009 CozmoDeck, For Your Palate and Pocketbook

If you want to save a little money while you're dining at some of the most fabulous restaurants in and out of town, pick up a CozmoDeck. In Los Angeles, that means checking out hot spots like Monsoon, Dolce, Citrus at Social Hollywood, STK, One Sunset, Ciudad, Geisha House, Tanzore and Tengu… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 11:00am — 1 Comment

Modern Wallpaper That'll Mess With Your Mind (16 Total)

Pop Out, Peek a Boo by Ingela and we

Don't call this your grandmas wallpaper. Don't even utter the word traditional. Your Wallpaper Designers is a new concept of wallpaper that… Continue

Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 11:00am — 4 Comments

Virtual Vacation: Beautiful France (7 Pics)

Fantastic museums, gourmet dining, and romantic gardens--it's easy to see why France is the world's most popular tourist destination. Whether you spend your days wandering the world famous Louvre, driving out to the countryside to tour the magnificent castles, or ascending the Eiffel Tower for spectacular views of Paris, France surely has something for everyone.…

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Added by alice on January 29, 2009 at 8:11am — 5 Comments

Domino Magazine, So Long, We'll Miss You.

I just wanted to take this moment to say goodbye to my good friend, Domino magazine. How you've inspired me over the years with your colorfully bright furniture choices, your quirky but cute sensibility. What will I do without you?



From… Continue

Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 10:30pm — 3 Comments

My Modern Movies, Reimagined (8 Pics)

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

A bit dark but with a funny twist, these paintings by Justin Reed have us thinking about some of our favorite movies today. Love how Justin shows emotion in these characters faces.…

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Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 4:30pm — 6 Comments

Flatiron Building in NY Will Become a World Class Hotel

New York City is turning one of their most treasured buildings into a luxury hotel! The Daily News exclusively reported Monday that Italian real estate conglomerate The Sorgente Group bought a majority stake in the… Continue

Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

If Movie Posters Were Honest (7 Pics)

Sure these doctored up movie posters are from a macho man's point of view but that doesn't take away from how funny these are.…

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Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 12:00pm — 3 Comments

Urban Street Art: "Eye" See You...(6 Pics)

From the wonderful photographer who brought us those cute-as-heck street bubbles, comes another set that has laughing with glee. Katie Sokoler explains her project, "All… Continue

Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

John Galliano Rocks Christian Dior's 2009 Spring Collection (14 Pics)

Oh flight of fancy! John Galliano took the fashion world by storm by showing us his outstanding (though outlandish) point of view through Christian Dior's 2009 Spring Couture Collection at Haute Couture Fashion Week. We expected nothing less from this outrageous designer who blew us away with billowing layers of silk taffeta, high and low hemlines, Chinese porcelain… Continue

Added by alice on January 28, 2009 at 10:30am — 4 Comments

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