Monday, June 01, 2015

And now in 2015.

When I first started this blog, it was 2006, a time when posting anything interesting online was fun and colourful. And as far as I remember, there weren't any bookmarking-and-sharing sites then, like magnolia. Should check if that is still around. Oh, nope, they had a meltdown. Anyway, just stumbling across this old bookmarking site of mine was exciting, and I thought I'd revive it - just for old times sake. And still post up sites I find quite lovely. For starters, the last site I was on and spent time on was Alok Nanda's -

Wednesday, September 16, 2009


Wish I'd done it. Sigh. Either ways, we can now all help.

Tuesday, April 22, 2008

happy belated earth day.

o wow

is what i told richa when she sent me this link. clicku.

Thursday, April 17, 2008

Sunday, October 07, 2007




my favourite is the LED fairy lights.

flickr wallpapers
my most boring entry. ever. but i'm a sucker for flickr pics.

How to

Things other people accomplished when they were your age

Bob Marley sang 'I shot the sheriff' when he was my age :(

optical illusions and architecture

what i've always wanted to know
this's like my wildest dream come true. putting different things into the microwave and seeing what happens. woooohooo!

art directors. you're welcome.
upload and image. and get the colour pallete. in seperate neat boxes with the code right next to it. so that ends another chapter where an art guy turns to the writer and goes, "so which colour, huh?"

Thursday, August 30, 2007

sigh. when i get there, you'll hear me too.

hundreds of whispers that throng the murky air in NYC.

this site here is super, very inspirational, and i suggest we all contribute.

retro casette covers

they're all here.

Wednesday, August 29, 2007

bye bye bushes

not that it's of any use to us here in bengaluru, but the concept is oh-so-cool. a toilet-locator.

Tuesday, July 10, 2007

style guide to your city

this is the ultimate city handbook. they send you an email on what's hip, cool and happening in your city. everyday!!!!!!
The latest? There's a Next store in bangalore!

Thursday, June 07, 2007

banao banoffi

came across a drool-worthy recipe (and a story to match) in this month's Reader's Digest. Immediately followed it online. And here ya go - easy peasy and yummy for the tummy.

Wednesday, June 06, 2007

swap swamp

me back!! now click.
"Gimme Your Stuff is a cultural exchange blog where you can swap items of significance to your area with items from others around the world. A conduit for many an international cuisine to change hands. A place where you can trade a newspaper from South Africa, or a CD from Finland. A place where we take no responsibility for anything anyone else does. A place where we are Changing the world with other people’s stuff."

Friday, April 20, 2007

Thursday, April 19, 2007

can u eat it?

yep, i've got eggs that go on for months in the fridge. but this site here has changed everything :)

Tuesday, April 10, 2007


just loved the concept here. how utterly sweet of someone to think that someone on wants to know the exact glue to stick plastic to rubber or fabric to paper. aw.

miranda july

loved her site for her 2 new books. when all of us go mad with web-pages and links and whatnot, this's so refreshing. look.

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

revisit retro

ah, long time since i stumbled upon something like this. enjoy.
(something wrong with my click-to-link feature. you'll have to copy-paste this in a new window to access it)

look up

and now there's wikisky. gives you all the stars out there. featured here is the ones above my head - right now!

Tuesday, April 03, 2007


alcoholic remedies for hangovers.

Tuesday, March 20, 2007

100 year old photographs

Thursday, March 15, 2007

vrroom tintin

all the cars from all the editions of all the tintins. enjoy.


go to and make your very own animated meez. made to look like you, of course. check out mine on the right. can't miss it. keeps jumping.

Thursday, March 08, 2007

what time to leave?

the bangalore traffic scene. live.

Monday, March 05, 2007

Sunday, March 04, 2007

sigh. flowers.

get a chinki name!


love the name of this site. it catalogues 6,912 of the world's languages. and is called 'ethnologue'.

dance suit

this guy dances exzactly the way you want him to :)

only human

the shakespearean insulter

the best ones are here!

Tuesday, February 13, 2007

get your barcode

that's mine.


upload a pic, key in the headers you want on your magazine cover. and voila! you're reading to say "move over, tyra."

the genographic project & an interactive atlas of the human journey

live in a cactus

found this blog called 'a daily dose of architecture' amd featured today was this lovely place. see.

the comic room

found at the kunst hotel.

Tuesday, February 06, 2007

just loved the looks of this site (and the things they sell)

retro foot forward

Wednesday, January 31, 2007

What If..

Here's a blog that is filled with "What Ifs". With illustrations to match. Really worth a dekko. And add on some of your 'What Ifs'.

The one featured here is the latest entry. A guy and his take on cereal box backs.

Wednesday, January 24, 2007

home sweet home

a great site for great home ideas. at