Brand for Sale: Ben Pieratt designed a corporate identity for Hessian, BUT it’s not a real brand – there is no product of service behind it. Pieratt put the brand up for sale – anyone can purchase the Hessian brand and it includes everything from the URL to a brand manual to additional design work once the brand has an owner.
You Still Have Bell Bottoms?: Stockholm City Mission, a homeless charity, created an app to encouraging people to bring in old clothing items – this FB app will sort through years of your tagged photos, identifying clothes that have gone out of style and encourage you to donate those items to those in-need in Stockholm.
Fresh Prince, Google Translated: What happens when you take the infamous theme song and filter it through all the languages in Google Translate and then switch back to English? Please, raise your volume.
Movie Tent: In the back of La Gringa’s, a Mexican restaurant in Williamsburg, you’ll find an old Army tent used as a movie theater. They have screenings every Wednesday night or you can rent the tent out for you and your friends, BYODVD policy.
Want of the Week: Send mail via carrier pigeon, really.