stuff we drool about

Old-fashioned Tree Swing | By Peg & Awl

Peg and Owl is a small company from Philadelphia, their products are made from old things that have been recovered from misfortune and neglect. Example of their fine craft is this Old-Fashioned Tree Swing made of reclaimed old growth pine(was once a floor joist for a 19th century house) and with 3/4 Manila rope looped trough the seat.



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CHERRY PITTER | BY OXO | Image

CHERRY PITTER | BY OXO

Another great and simple invention for the kitchen. This is specially useful if you have small kids around the house that won´t eat a fruit with that "big ugly seed". The Cherry Pitter features a removable splatter shield that directs juices downward and prevents them from soiling your work area. It has a lock system for convenient storage. Also great for removing olive seeds....
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VINYL COLLECTION PUZZLE

What do you get a vinyl and jigsaw puzzle fanatic for Christmas? This 550 piece Vinyl Collection Puzzle, that’s what! The 18” x 24” puzzle features the spines of vinyl sleeves from a record collection that includes icons of punk, post-punk and New Wave Britrock, with artists like The Beatles, Bob Marley, and Prince. Bing Crosby - Christmas Classics, is added to the mix to keep it from being tragically hip....
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HOUSE IN THE PYRENEES | BY CADAVAL & SOLA-MORALES ARCHITECTS | Image

HOUSE IN THE PYRENEES | BY CADAVAL & SOLA-MORALES ARCHITECTS

This spetacular vacation house was designed by Cadaval & Sola-Morales, the project seeks to recuperate the construction values of an old existing vernacular house which was made out of dry stone. Nestled into the mountainside on a former farm the building has windows along one side overlooking the valley and a tall window in the gabled end affording breathtaking views up the mountain....
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