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Blink! Deco Empress

keizerin2

keizerin1

Seen today in Mechelen. Glass in lead art deco lettering.

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Blink! 3DE

Eretouche

Seen today in Hoogstraat/Rue Haute, Brussels

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Blink! Brio Soap Boxes

BrioNL

BrioFR

Seen today in Blaesstraat/rue Blaes, Brussels

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Blink! partridge lemon label

perdiz

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Blink! plate on a wall

Mettet-N

Mettet-Bataille

A few square centimetres from my weekend.
Château de Scry, Mettet

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Blink! Return of Fondue Forks

ReturnOfFondueForks

Nasty forks. Wicked type. Now there’s twelve…

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Blink! Fondue Forks

FondueForks2

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Blink! Cicero tape measure

Plantin-cicero-tape

This tape measure has cm and cicero units. The cicero unit used to be the continental counterpart of the aglo-saxon pica until postscript globalized typographic sizes by introducing the computer pica. No sticks or tapes needed anymore: inDesign calculates for you. This being aimed at the european market, what puzzles me is why the back of the tool spells inches

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Blink! Super Tailor’s Tape

SuperTailorsTape

I feel that if things stay on your table for a long time, they must mean something to you. This being decided, I just have to figure out what. Hm.

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Blink! Primetta

Primetta

In Blink! I show stuff that tickles the corner of my eye.
Shop window in the Vossenstraat / Rue des Renards, Brussels.

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