Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Gord Downie, the Tragically Hip frontman, has died. He was 53.

The World Of Trump Masks

Go to  The Worst Things For Sale where each mask links to the page where you can purchase them. CAUTION: Expect some nasty comments if you choose this as your Halloween costume.

Poetic Tattoos

The work of Polish tattoo-artist Marius Trubisz revisits classic paintings.

More: Fubiz Media

Climate Change Data Visualization Blanket

Lara Cooper is a wildlife conservation biologist who also runs Level Up Nerd Apparel. Her climate change data visualization blanket maps out climate change over the course of the past 130 years. Each hexagon represents a single year and the colours represent the change from the midcentury average. 

Her site gives instructions for making your own blanket.

More here 

Patchwork Lining

Patchwork lining of French late 18th century silk jacket. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Via Thread, Fashion and Costume