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Crayon Rocks

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Natural, soy-based coloring tools designed for kids with special needs. $27.00

Since a child's first writing tool is usually a crayon, it should encourage him or her to use a proper tripod writing grip. That's what makes Crayon Rocks so great. They take very little effort in applying great swaths of color to the paper, helping little fingers to grow strong as they spill their creative ideas on to paper. Founded by a veteran special needs teacher, Crayon Rocks are......read more

Forest Fir Candle by Linnea's Lights

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Hand-poured soy candle brings the forest to the home $30.00

The scented candle market is a cluttered affair, with a seemingly constant stream of new brands and offerings coming online. Carmel, Indiana-based Linnea's Lights is one of the few standouts. Founded by Lynn Manley and her daughter Laura Cler, the company makes hand-poured, natural soy candles featuring pure essences and fragrances, and clean-burning cotton wicks. For cozy......read more

Bamboo Paper Straws by Kikkerland

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Hosting a party? Liven up the table with these biodegradable straws $6.00

We've made no secret of our love for Kikkerland, whose cleverly designed things have gotten plenty of shine in the SHFT Shop. And now we have another Kikkerland creation in the form of these paper straws, a perfectly sustainable alternative to common plastic straws. Made using wax-coated paper, the straws feature a lovely bamboo pattern printed using soy-based inks. When you're finished using......read more

Tin Soy Candles

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From Bright Endeavors $13.60

8 oz soy wax candle Comes in compact tin Amazing scents This sustainable soy candle was made by Bright Endeavors, a nonprofit social enterprise in Chicago. Bright Endeavors is committed to helping inner city, homeless and at-risk young women, between the ages of 16-25, gain the necessary skills to become self-sufficient, successful adults. Utilizing innovative business enterprise......read more

Blue Marbled Cup by Workaday Handmade

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Slip-cast earthenware from Brooklyn-based ceramicist Forrest Lewinger $38.00

Workaday Handmade is Forrest Lewinger, a Georgia-raised ceramicist who makes perfectly unrefined pottery from his studio in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. This WH Blue Marbled Cup is a nice example of his aesthetic, which never seeks to hide the hand of the maker. The matte cups feature a blue and white marble glaze that gives off a trippy, clouded effect. The overall result is a carefree,......read more

Collages in Motion

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Joseba Elorza's crazy beautiful video for Dallas based band Air Review

This whimsical artist's video for Air Review makes us very happy.  Check out this truly imaginative vid and make yourself smile.  You're welcome. (via Ignant)...read more

Dream Lake "Fired Up!"

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Stockholm-based cuo creates self-produced dream pop

In the video for "Fired Up!," a mercurial number from Swedish duo Dream Lake, director Giancarlo Mitidieri captured atmospheric footage at three different locations in Stockholm - not the least of which is the beautiful Skogskyrkogården, the largest cemetery in Sweden. The folks featured on-screen, however, are not the artists, who told us that they wanted to engage the......read more

Like Knows Like: Kelsey Brookes

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Short doc profiles the hallucinogenic work of San Diego-based painter Kelsey Brookes

Like Knows Like is a well-conceived documentary project that delivers compelling video profiles of creatives from around the world. Among the videos is this piece on Kelsey Brookes, a San Diego artist who makes colorful abstract works based on his understanding of neurobiology and the effects of drugs on the brain. Brookes, whose work we have admired for a while, describes the visual effect of......read more

Skitchen

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By Paris-based photographer Benoit Jammes

This is the sort of thing that happens when you leave the kitchen: the fruits and vegetables put on their skates and they use the kitchen as a skate park. This fun series of photos highlights the secret sporting life of food when you're not looking. Benoit Jammes is a conceptual artist and photographer based in Paris. - See more at Faith is Torment....read more

The Images of Clemens Fantur

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Vienna-based photographer photographs people in nature

The Vienna-based photographer focuses mainly on natural subjects, putting nature and people in the center of his works. He has a keen eye for light and composition, producing beautiful and strong pictures.  In the artists words: “What I really like about taking pictures is this certain feeling, when you can see and feel a photo coming up, when situations are developing and turning......read more

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