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• Quipsologies, is a division of UnderConsideration, chronicling the most curious, creative, and notable projects, stories, and events of the graphic design industry on a daily basis.

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by armin

Here is something you didn’t know you DIDN’T want: 14-karat gold necklaces made from Kentucky Fried Chicken bones. Made by Kentucky for Kentucky.

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08.15.2014

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by josh berta

Apparently a lot of restaurants in NYC are commissioning custom (and illegal) versions of the required “In case of choking” posters. Link to the story from NPR’s Studio 360, or link here to another piece from the Wall Street Journal.

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08.14.2014

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by diane zerr

Forget the gold chains that hip-hop fashionistas wear, and just wear straight up money! Lauren Tickle uses US currency to create the more hipster than hip-hop accessories as an experiment in the concepts of value and adornment.

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08.14.2014

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American Craft Council

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by armin

Stefan Bucher has created a good, old-fashioned rotoscoping music video for Wesley Stace’s “Goodbye Jane”. Only took 1,810 individual drawings. Check the link for a detailed process post.

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08.13.2014

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by diane zerr

I guess you really can find anything on the internet. Introducing Cholafied, a Tumblr blog by Michael Jason Enriquez, or the the mind of an L.A. kid who grew up in the 90s.

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08.13.2014

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by armin

I could watch this all day: Animated GIFs of human x-rays by Cameron Drake.

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08.13.2014

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Kottke

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by armin

The Fifty Shades of Grey trailer recreated by Tranceart Violeta with scenes from Frozen. Brilliant! (Watch it before the lawyers take it down).

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08.13.2014

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BuzzFeed

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by armin

Pop Chart Lab moves into the houseware market with this sharp, laser-etched, kitchen knives cutting board.

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08.13.2014

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by plamen

Got to love Andrea Minini’s animals in moirĂ©.

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08.13.2014

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Colossal

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by doug bartow

.@Dan_Cassaro with a pretty entertaining response to being asked to do design work for free. #nospec

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08.12.2014

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