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Sourcemap
Whole Foods signage lists veggie origins so why shouldn't you know where your computer comes from? Like most commonplace products, despite the public's growing desire to know sources, tracing supply chains isn't easy to do. Enter the user-driven...
TECH
You Look Great Today
Our friends at thehappycorp want you to know just how good you look. To prove it, they created You Look Great Today, an assemblage of orchestrated thumbs-up photos that anyone can contribute to. To get involved, you first need to purchase their signature...
CULTURE
Note To Herself
Want to stop that nasty habit of defacing photos of your ex-boyfriend or simply take control of the Myspace addiction that has taken over your life? Paint, write, collage or scribble it on a postcard, send it to Melbourne's Queen Victoria Women...
CULTURE
PostSecret Book
By now you must have heard of PostSecret-- the ongoing community art project where people mail-in their secrets anonymously on one side of a homemade postcard. It's a sometimes humorous and oftentimes chilling look at the things people never say...
DESIGN
Colour Lovers
Colour Lovers is exactly that, a community of creatives dedicated to color. Users create profiles and then submit colors and palettes for each-other to review. It may sound overly simplistic, but it's surprisingly habit forming. Especially when...
CULTURE
Reader Contributions
Have a site you want to share with the community of Cool Hunting readers? Utilizing del.icio.us we now have a way for you to do it quickly and easily. Here's how it works: 1- Create an account at del.icio.us. 2- Add the bookmarklets to your browser...
DESIGN
Serious Stencilers
When we stumbled upon Stencilry, what we found was not just a stencil website, but something like a community of D.I.Y. fanatics. This livejournal-based site serves as both a resource and a gallery for stenciling enthusiasts. Those looking to make...
CULTURE
PostSecret
Frank Warren initially started this as an interactive art piece. PostSecret is a blog in which people anonymously submit their secrets on handmade 4 x 6 inch postcards via snail mail. Although some of the submissions are very humorous, others are...
STYLE
OMG Clothing
From the people that brought you Threadless, I present to you OMG Clothing. Building upon the participatory nature of Threadless, OMG Clothing allows consumers to submit and vote for their favorite slogans. The winners get their slogan designed and...
CULTURE
Stencil1
Want to spread some street art? Don't have the time, motivation or talent for making your own stencils? Stencil1, a Brooklyn-based graphics company, is releasing it’s first volume of graffiti stencils. The collection of 50 stencils features...