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Pangea Wood Map
These spectacular handmade maps combine our loves of woodworking, discerning art 🎨, and reminding our bud that we totally respect their choice to move to Puget Sound to pursue craft beer brewing for penny-farthing enthusiasts. Just look at that river basin. Gorgeous.
Designer Bryan Boyer wondered if a film could be consumed at the speed of a book. The result of that existential investigation is the Very Slow Movie Player. Using an eInk display, the VSMP plays out one second of a film over an hour or an entire film over a 7,000-hour tableau.
Sometimes a design can feel so radically simple and intuitive, it seems a wonder it's never been thought of before. These pop-up, aluminum lights fall into just such a category. Ranging from 🦚 and 🦉 to 🦌 and even 🌵, these sleek sconces will transform any bud's abode into the elegant safari home of their dreams.