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Words of wisdom for creative people from Ira Glass

Posted in Knowledge by Shannon South on March 20, 2012

The Story of Electronics: Designed for the Dump

Posted in Knowledge by Shannon South on November 9, 2010

Annie Leonard of The Story of Stuff has a new film and I couldn’t agree with it more. The electronics industry is so careless. Is it even possible for them to make their parts universal or upgradable and still maintain financial growth when we are so accustomed to equating tangible products and shiny new designs with better?

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Linen – a living material

Posted in Knowledge by Shannon South on November 5, 2010

There is something so luxurious about linen. It comes from the flax plant and it is one of the oldest textiles in existence. It is hand-crafted and cannot be successfully produced on mass scale. With all of the textile technology and synthetics available today, none can come close to the natural beauty of linen.