Animal Postcards

These animal postcards from the MOMA shop are so fun. I love how each animal has been so elegantly abstracted down to its most essential shape. The resulting designs are clean, simple, and whimsical.


Duck Animal Postcard

Penguin Animal Postcard

Zebra Animal Postcard

Images: MOMA


The Grand Budapest Hotel

Yesterday, I saw that Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel was being advertised on the NYTimes website. Being a gargantuan Wes Anderson fan, I had heard of the movie but not what it was about and when it was coming out. I’d carefully refrained from learning these details because once I know even a small amount of information about a Wes Anderson movie, I need to watch it right away.

Since the movies advertised on the NYTimes article pages are normally imminent releases, I thought it was safe to rush over to YouTube and watch the trailer:


Rifle Paper Co.

Today, I’m obsessing over the designs of Anna Bond, founder and creative director of the Rifle Paper Co. I love her elegant, whimsical illustrations, many of which are cleverly inspired by old-school nature field guides.

Here are a few of my favorites:

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