Scan picture

  Scans are weird things, aren’t they? You go for one, see a vaguely alien-shaped floating blob, answer some practical and matter-of-fact questions and are than asked how many pictures you want. “Err.. one?” I ventured last time, only for the sonographer’s excited face to drop as ten pictures churned enthusiastically out the printer. “You […]

Essentials – The Scissors

This whole blog is about celebrating the mundane, and nothing encapsulates this philosophy more perfectly than these scissors. A practical, functional item made beautiful. Yes, they’re used for stabbing open plastic-wrapped tomatoes while children whine that they’re hungry, or for slicing through wrapping paper three minutes before we leave for a birthday party, but that’s […]