fries&zumbuehl

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fries&zumbuehl are swiss designers and make nice stuff.

coat hanger

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this coat hanger over at swissmiss caught my eye.

paint by numbers

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the themes and color compositions of the tapestries below remind me of these paint-by-number cards which i also like… they are from the curiosity shoppe

all things tapestry

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frédérique morrel was upset by the fact that her grandmother’s needlework ended up in the trash when she passed away. Now she recycles these and other un-recognized and devalued pieces. via favorite choses

shut the box

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i remember how much i loved to flip over the tiles… it sure is a good game to introduce addition and number combination. for small hands

special box

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such a special box would make a lovely present for a little girl. it’s a cigar box lined with wrapping paper and filled with little things. e. would drool over such a box. the idea and the pictures are from amy at angry chicken. here is another one made by her.

bedside table II

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this one would be lovely too! image from cote bastide, found on housemartin.