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Apr27

If this doesn't change your mind about paper tableware I don't know what will.  I discovered this gem from Inhabitat this morning and it made me wonder what people would say if I whipped these out during my next camping trip.  These beautifully designed Japanese creations are made with tree free biodegradalbe, sugar cane fiber, bamboo and reed pulp which are agricultural waste byproducts.  So they aren't just pretty, they are also good friends of Mother Nature.

 

The organic form of this 15 piece collection is also customary to the Japanese culture of holding...

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Nov5

The word handmade is truly one of the broadest words in the English language! But every once in a while, I get completely rocked by what someone is able to make with their hands.

Japanese motorcycle engineer Shinya Kimura make motorcyles. One part "Bullit", one part "Blade Runner" and all parts awesome!

Shot by Henrik Hansen, this film beautifully captures Shinya's passion for his craft.

 

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