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Monday, 4 September 2006
Cool Stock Letterhead
Topic: Design
Cool Stock Letterhead from 1963 at A sampler of things / grickily's photos.

posted by niblog at 19:58 MEST
Tuesday, 15 August 2006
Topic: Design
LorryBags -- I just got a yellow LorryBag. "These eye-catching bags are produced from tough, 100% lorry canopy material."

»Available on eBay Germany for example.

posted by niblog at 16:01 MEST
Updated: Sunday, 20 August 2006 18:27 MEST
Tuesday, 6 June 2006
Shredding Scissors
Topic: Design
Shredding Scissors, five-scissor blades on one handle. "These Japanese shredding scissors are a nice, low-tech way to discard of docs at your desk." (via and Shiny Shiny)

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Tuesday, 16 May 2006
Fiskars Folding Flip Knife
Topic: Design
Fiskars Folding knife features a pivoting design that allows knife to fold in half for compact storage and transport. Locks in place when open for safety. Ergonomic handle includes a compartment for storing up to four additional blades. Simply push a button for blade changing. Comes with one blade, accepts standard size utility blades. (I found it in Mattonbutiken in Stockholm, Sweden)

»Search eBay for fiskars

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Monday, 22 May 2006 20:14 MEST
Sunday, 14 May 2006
Swann-Morton Retractaway - retractable scalpel
Topic: Design
The Retractaway is a sleek graphite-finish metal handle offering the added safety of a hand retractable blade mechanism. It is a highly versatile cutting tool produced with designers, graphic artists and model makers in mind. With easy blade changing it fits and safely retracts surgical blade No's 10, 10A, 11 and 15.

»Search eBay for Swann-Morton

posted by niblog at 13:03 MEST
Updated: Monday, 22 May 2006 20:29 MEST
Saturday, 13 May 2006
Whitelines - a new writing paper
Topic: Design
Whitelines -- "a new writing paper, where the white lines bring out everything you write or draw. The light lines disappear when photocopying." (Whitelines is printed on Amber 90g)

posted by niblog at 08:47 MEST
Updated: Saturday, 13 May 2006 11:51 MEST
Thursday, 27 April 2006
MUJI Award
Topic: Design
Muji Award, International Design Competition -- "Muji is launching an international design competition. A project calling for entries from all over the world of designs that shake up and stir people. The results will be announced at the Milan Salone. Our first theme is “SUMI”, We're asking you to focus your design, not on the major pieces that are central to a room, rather to observe the extremes of the space, the unexplored areas of consciousness. We invite anyone in the world to propose a new Muji product!"

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Thursday, 30 March 2006
Topic: Design
LampiFix is a flashlight accessory that can be used to fasten a flashlight in many ways when you want free hands. (found at

posted by niblog at 18:22 CET
Monday, 20 March 2006
OtterBox Cigar Caddy
Topic: Design
The Cigar Caddy and Cigar Humidor by OtterBox is a waterproof and crushproof cigar travel humidor that can float.

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Friday, 17 February 2006
Candy Magazine
Topic: Design
Candy is a bi-monthly, independently produced digital magazine.

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Saturday, 4 February 2006
Zeb Macahan 'How the West was Won' 1978 doll
Topic: Design
Zeb Macahan (James Arness), TV's How the West Was Won, doll from 1978 for sale on eBay. Auction ends 4.Feb.2006. View eBay item #6032214355. (I am not bidding on this auction and I don't know the seller.)
UPDATE: Winning bid: $9.99 USD.

»Search eBay for Zeb Macahan

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Updated: Monday, 6 February 2006 07:02 CET
Sunday, 22 January 2006
Domino Vase - Stig Lindberg, Gustavsberg 1955
Topic: Design
Domino -- nice little vase by Stig Lindberg, Gustavsberg, 1955 for sale on Swedish auction site Auction ends 22.Jan.2006. (I am not bidding, and I don't know the seller.)

UPDATE: Winning bid 460 SEK approx. $ 60 USD

»Search eBay for Stig Lindberg

posted by niblog at 01:14 CET
Updated: Monday, 23 January 2006 21:01 CET
Saturday, 3 December 2005
Lego Letters 1966
Topic: Design
Lego Set 488-1 -- "1 x 1 bricks with letters" were introduced in 1966. Learn all about Lego at, the unofficial LEGO(R) Marketplace.

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Thursday, 1 December 2005
Touch User Interface (TUI)
Topic: Design
"The TUI technology enables a reader to press the pictures and words on the regular printed ink and paper page and retrieve digital content from an appliance. This technology, in essence, turns the printed material into a remote control to digital content." (via Strange new products)

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Wednesday, 16 November 2005
Lektyr - Swedish magazine 1954
Topic: Design
Lektyr 36/1954 -- Swedish magazine sold on tradera auctions

¶ Search in 'Books and Magazines' for Lektyr

posted by niblog at 09:26 CET
Tuesday, 15 November 2005
1968 Girlie Magazine
Topic: Design
FIB Aktuellt 8/68 -- Swedish magazine sold on tradera auctions.

¶ Search for FIB Aktuellt

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Updated: Tuesday, 15 November 2005 09:51 CET
Saturday, 12 November 2005
Bad Mags - Outlaw Bikers - Vintage Magazines
Topic: Design
Outlaw Riders - '60s Style -- Lots of Bad Magazines at
(via stationsvakt and otomano)

posted by niblog at 18:38 CET
Wednesday, 9 November 2005
General Onyx - New Swedish Snus
Topic: Design
General Onyx -- New Swedish snus. I bought this can yesterday. Swedish Match calls this black plastic can with a silver colored plastic lid 'deluxe packaging'. I am not impressed.

"Swedish Match today has announced the launch of a new premium snus, General Onyx, to be introduced in the Swedish market in November. General Onyx is produced with a special tobacco blend in a new pouch form and deluxe packaging, offering a new standard for snus in Sweden." Read the complete Press Release 25.Oct.2005.

General Onyx - Image on my flickr
More about Swedish snus in my blog 13. Sept. 2005
Images on my flickr tagged with snus

posted by niblog at 00:11 CET
Tuesday, 8 November 2005
Tradera Auctions
Topic: Design
Cleaning out the basement. Selling stuff on the Swedish auction site I also started uploading images of all things I have sold to my flickr.

Link to my auctions
SOLD -- Niblog's photos tagged with tradera on flickr.

posted by niblog at 00:01 CET
Updated: Tuesday, 8 November 2005 06:58 CET
Thursday, 27 October 2005
FIB Aktuellt - Swedish Magazine 1976
Topic: Design
I was searching tradera auctions for Ronnie Peterson when I found this Swedish 1976 men's magazine FIB Aktuellt No.24/1976 for sale on (I am not bidding, and I don't know the seller.)

Search for FIB aktuellt

posted by niblog at 00:01 MEST
Updated: Wednesday, 26 October 2005 22:04 MEST

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