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Ceramic Bangles by Erin Lightfoot

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Limited run porcelain jewelry features intricate geometric prints $80.00

A graphic designer by trade, Erin Lightfoot has ventured into ceramics to create unique pieces of porcelain jewelry patterned with her own geometric prints. Lightfoot's dynamic approach to color and composition is on full display in her range of bangles, featuring digital patterns inspired by Edwardian tiles and the 1900 Exposition Universelle. Each piece is fired three times, then hand......read more

Cityscape Chicago

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Stunning time-lapse cinematography starring the Windy City

It's been a while since we featured a time-lapse video in our Watch section, and this one is as good as they get. "Cityscape Chicago," shot by 22-year-old photographer Eric Hines, takes as its subject one of the most photogenic cities in the world. "The inspiration of this piece was my fascination with the city of Chicago, particularly at night," writes Hines. "For me, there has always been......read more

I’m not really against food coloring, but I’ll happily go the natural route when possible. There are so many amazing colors in food — so why not use them? There are some brands that are now selling natural food colorings, but I love to DIY. There are a few points to keep in mind if you want to try it yourself at home. 1. Choose the source of color Sources for natural......read more

ICE PACK By Guy Lawson

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The Bizarre Story Of An Accidental Pioneering Expedition

The twin-prop plane swung low, tilting its wings and heading north, only to circle back and swoop down over the men again. It was March 7, 1968, and the members of the Plaisted Polar Expedition looked up at the plane in bewilderment. They were trying to travel to the North Pole by snowmobile — in what they believed to be the first expedition to the North Pole carried out on motorized......read more

Open Impressionism

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Pioneered By Painter Erin Hanson

Artist Erin Hanson began to study oil painting when she was only eight years old. By the age of ten, she had completed her first paid commission. Her portfolio of work only grew from there, and after graduating from UC Berkeley, the creative established open-impressionism—her own distinct style of painting. Before long, other artists started emulating Hanson's technique and she was credited......read more

More Stunning Travel Photos by Randy P. Martin

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Staggeringly beautiful images from a perennial SHFT favorite

We've made no secret of our love for the work of Randy P. Martin, the Portland, OR-based photographer who has a distinct knack for capturing breathtaking travel images on film. His preferred subjects are small figures in huge sweeping landscapes, a nod to the Romantic notion of man's smallness in the face of nature's immensity. This latest selection, shot in locations as diverse as Oregon,......read more

Bringing Solar Power To Remote Hospitals Is Saving Lives

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One startup working in Nepal learned that delivering high-quality health care often means having to innovate in unexpected ways--such as building new energy systems.

Founded by three Yale University Medical School students, Possible is a nonprofit health care company that runs medical facilities in remote Nepal. These include the 25-bed Bayalpata Hospital, in Anchham, a series of local clinics, and a small army of community health care workers. Part of its model revolves around importing Western standards of medicine and management, including modern......read more

Trapper Throw by Faribault Woolen Mill Co.

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Stay snug and warm over the holidays with a Minnesota-made, merino wool throw $198.00

As the temperature continues to drop, we're finding ourselves increasingly obsessed with wool. And there are few brands that do wool as well as Faribault, the Minnesota weavers whose heritage dates back to 1865. With a heavy emphasis on function and quality, the company's merino wool Trapper Throw is a good example of what the brand is about: simple, high-end wool products churned out by a......read more

Zag Blanket

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Collaborative blanket in merino wool by Askov Finlayson and Faribault Woolen Mill Co. $185.00

Minneapolis menswear purveyors Askov Finlayson teamed up with local weavers Faribault Woolen Mill Co. to create the limited-edition Zag Blanket, which pairs Faribault's 147-year tradition of craftsmanship with AF's colorful modern design. The double-woven jacquard blanket is woven with domestic merino wool, blended with a small amount of cotton for softness. And for a feel-good finale, for every......read more

Tycho "Ascension"

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Hypnotic video stars a gorgeous woman wandering though a neon-lit desert

Tycho, the one-man music project of San Francisco artist and producer Scott Hansen, recently dropped this sun-drenched video for "Ascension," off of his 2011 LP, Dive. Director Charles Bergquist captures a lone woman sauntering through a desert landscape, while neon colors marble across the screen.  Nothing too mindblowing going on with this clip, but the light and colors merge......read more

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