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Deco tape is another of these things that is easy to find in any stationery shop in Taiwan, Korea, or Japan, but more expensive and hard to find here. Googling “deco tape” turns up online shops with names like “Japanese Gift Market” and information that a lot of these tapes come from Asia. Importation unfortunately … Continue reading

I’m going to a wine tasting!

The ballet company I intern for, The State Ballet of Rhode Island, has their annual wine tasting this Thursday, just a few nights away, and it’s their biggest fundraiser event of the year. I’ve been busy all this week and the last putting together emails reminding our contacts to send in their RSVPs, and updating … Continue reading

Under my Roof

Saw this cute little desktop organizer on Design Milk. What it is: Under My Roof is a new project from Christian Vivanco. Inspired by the traditional cottage with its angled red roof and a typical dollhouse, Under My Roof consists of three variations: three houses — to satisfy three different needs. It’s a great way to organize … Continue reading

Cute piggy paperclips

I saw these cute piggy paperclips on tumblr the other day. The site also sells paper clips in different shapes, 30 for 9.99 dollars! There are duck tails, pigs, elephants, and apples. My personal favorite are the elephant paper clips. I don’t know if I’ll actually buy them because of how much they cost, but … Continue reading