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February 28, 2019

Hay Chair — Naoto Fukasawa

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It's one of my favorite chairs.

A limited edition created in 2007 for Vitra.

February 28, 2019 at 04:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

"Beware of seriousness: it is a form of stupidity" — Alexander Waugh

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Above, one of my favorite quotations, from a letter of Alexander Waugh (below) to his then 6-year-old son.

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He is the son of the satirist Auberon Waugh and grandson of the novelist Evelyn Waugh.

February 28, 2019 at 02:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

So you think you've got balance? Kathryn Boren gives a demonstration

Ms. Boren is an American Ballet Theater dancer.

February 28, 2019 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

My new favorite Twitter account: yakult drinker@aurelianrabbit

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You can too!

February 28, 2019 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Acupoint Massage Feet Board — "Applies pressure to tsubo spots"

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From the website:

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Japanese wellness and beauty gadgets brand La Vie here presents a simple way to benefit from the secrets of tsubo.

The Acupoint Massage Shiatsu Feet Board is a breeze to use.

Just step on it and let the various arranged blocks

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work their magic on the acupoints (tsubo) where muscle and joint tension occurs in the energy channels within your board.

Don't let these weak spots trouble you anymore.

Relieve acupoint pain and discomfort by applying pressure merely by walking on the board.

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You can also lie down on it to experience the same benefits for your back.

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Features and Details:

• Six different types of acupoint blocks

• Load capacity: 198 pounds [not 200]

• Instruction: Japanese (but easy to use)

• Suitable for back as well as feet

• 39" x 13" x 1.3"

• Weight: 1 lb.

• Plastic

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$36.

February 28, 2019 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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