Monthly Archives: February 2015

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ORIENTAL WAX

02 10 15

oriental-2Bwax.jpgSugaring is an ancient oriental waxing method using a mix of white sugar, lemon juice, salt and water (plus honey if you feel so enclined).

It was a total pain for years, having to purchase waxing strips from the store (the only ones I can use are full of chemicals, available only in certain countries, and expire/dry up if stored for too long), or gathering the courage to use the noisy, painful electric epilator (here come my army of rotative tweezers, muahaha). Read More

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IR4 CONVERSE

02 01 15

IR4-2Bconverse.jpgIR4-2Bconverse-2Btext.jpgA few weeks ago I introduced you to IR4 (Industrial Revolution #4): 10 principles for future design and manufacturing.
Today, here is the first of a series of ‘ideal objects’, where I either feature objects that already follow the principles of IR4, or imagine what a popular mass-produced item would be if it was IR4 compliant.
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