Here is this week’s roundup of the best posts from around the web in all things smart and creative!
How to Make a Holiday Wreath Using Plants from Your Yard. Nice DIY from The Bold Italic.
Art, Design, Creativity
I adored Weburbanist’s roundup of playful furniture this week!
ArtistADay featured the beautiful ceramic, acrylic and metalwork of Christopher David White.
Creationist shared some of the amazing collage photos from Nacho Ormaechea
The Gallery of Lost Art (a super wonderful site) shared, “Edward Ihnatowicz was an artist whose interest in finding ways to emulate animal movement led him to become a pioneer of robotic art.”
Travel and Places
Wine bottles are displayed in rainbow-coloured cages in this wine shop in Stuttgart, Germany. Dezeen shared this one and has a great photo slideshow.
Top Things to do in San Francisco. In case the world was going to end this weekend, 7×7 did a roundup of things not to be missed in the city. It was actually a really good list! I also wanted to mention that The Bold Italic did a great review of San Francisco in 2012.
Outstanding Crochet shared a series of terrific photos from Mercer Museum
Relationships and People
Adventures in Thread did a lovely interview with “Michelle May, Textile Folk Artist and Designer, successful businesswoman, author, interior design genius and lover of bunnies!”
Technology and Gadgets
Dezeen interviewed John Hanke, the head of Google Maps about what comes after smartphones.
Mental Health and Life Wellness
Psychologist Magazine Turns 25. Sneak preview of January 2013 issue.
Q&A with Founder of Cuddle Therapy Practice. Hm. Article on 7×7 by Carly Schwartz.
Other Smart Stuff
6 Inspiring Life Change Books for People Age 50 – 80. Unique WSJ roundup.
Happy weekend, happy holidays and happy reading!