This article in Salon talks about the whole crafty thing going on. I have the issue of Bust Magazine discussed and I wonder why the modern portrayal is that you can only be considered cool and quirky (and not boring) if you’re into ’50s kisch and have lots of worthless antique knick knacks everywhere. The article points us to a new magazine to appear this Spring – ReadyMade. Go sign up for an intro copy.
I’ve run across many recommendations for this stuff. It uses inert gases to preserve opened wine for a long time.
things I don’t need but cannot live much longer without
this is practically the reason I started this section of my site
presenting Meathead, one of my all time favorites
is the a balloon you’re holding?
Wow, a kit that allows you to put presents inside of balloons.