Friday, September 29, 2006

SBIG - celing fan

Found the Lodge ceiling fan while researching ceiling fans at Home Depot. Hard core!

Thursday, September 28, 2006


Last but surely not least, Jon got notice about the launch of the Arborist, an update to the Wallabee shoe from House Industries and Medium Design Group. Not only do you get the shoes, you get 5 free type fonts. That's a first!

Wednesday, September 27, 2006

PF Flyers shoes

Spotted these PF Flyers hi tops at the sneaker shop Blu 82 on Sawtelle. Love that knot!

Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Michael Lau for Nike Dunk

As we deliver you our 296th post, we are realizing that woodgrain is really evolving into every aspect of our lifestyle. I guess it was just a matter of time before someone would develop shoes! We've found a few different variations, believe it or not ,which we will feature these next few days. Designer Michael Lau ,took it the whole nine yards with the Nike Dunk, featuring shoes, toy and the box! Thanks Simon for the tip.

Monday, September 25, 2006

amoeba records

snaps of woodgrain sitings at L.A.'s own amoeba records this weekend....

Friday, September 22, 2006

graphic woodgrain wall

Fellow woodnut and blog friend Elaine shared with us this photo she took of this amazing graphic woodgrain wall at an eatery she was at in Cobble Hill. So very moderne-meets-lodge chic no?

Thursday, September 21, 2006

foam woodgrain flooring

Fellow woodnut Theresa sent us a link to this fabulous foam wood flooring- think of the possibilities!! (thanks theresa!)

Tuesday, September 19, 2006

woodgrain letterpress

Jennifer at Night Owl Paper Goods shared with us their beautiful letterpress woodgrain notecard. I love the photo with the owl! She explains that the company has roots in "owlabama." whooo knew?!..

Monday, September 18, 2006

vase from takishimaya

If you've ever visited Takishimaya on 5th ave(?) you've fallen in love with the luxury of the modern japanese style. even my native japanese friends gush. here is a picture of a small ceramic tree stump vase i quickly snapped before the security guard sweetly asked me to put my camera away. sumimasen....

Friday, September 15, 2006

Wood on the web

Interesting discussion about the use of woodgrain on websites...
what do you guys think about this?

Thursday, September 14, 2006

Fabulous stationery and contest!

Love these cool "mod vase" by Fabulous Stationery. These would be perfect for a housewarming party don't you think? I particularly love the gray woodgrain version... Also, for all you people reading this at your office, Holly at decor8 is holding a fun contest in conjunction with Fabulous Stationery, with some nice prizes! Check out more info here and enter!

Wednesday, September 13, 2006

woodgrain zipper pouch

Blog friend and fellow woodnut Holly at Decor8 sent us a tip on this beautiful zippered pouch from Eggpress! love the red zipper detail! (thanks holly!)

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Von zipper "morning wood" sweatshirt

Fellow woodnut Mike sent us a tip on this super cool sweatshirt from Von Zipper- the name of it is also pretty humourous... as it says in the description "there's no reason to hide it..."
available at Swell. (Thanks Mike!)

Monday, September 11, 2006

tree plate

Fellow woodnut Erika sent us a tip on this goregeous plate! (thanks Erika!)

Friday, September 08, 2006

stuffed animal stumps

Look at these funny stuffed animal tree stumps! They're supposed to hold your stuffed animals, but I suppose they could hold other things... maybe your candy stash? or other goodies? Great for kids or kids at heart... what do you think? Have a great weekend!

Thursday, September 07, 2006

cuckoo-less cuckoo clocks

Doesn't everyone need a cuckoo-less cuckoo clock? Adorable and from Plastica.

Wednesday, September 06, 2006

Heat "wood" t-shirt

Loving this t-shirt from Heat is HOT! (he he)- available at Inline Warehouse.

Tuesday, September 05, 2006

Upperplayground bags

Upperplayground has some awesome bags, just in time for Back to School...(a good excuse, even if you're not in school anymore...hey man, I'm a student of the school of Life- hehe) Love this backpack and great tote bag!

Monday, September 04, 2006

woodgrain notebook

Today is a holiday here in the states, so we hope everyone celebrating is having fun! Here's a cute notebook that fellow woodnut Poppy found from Mirage Paper Co.

Friday, September 01, 2006

SBIG- got wood

we know... we know... it's old and its just... bad.
(but we know you still secretly want one!)

have a great friday and holiday weekend!