muji hits na, sad amy, plastic vicky and more

something earth shattering happened to my horoscope this week. rather than telling small details, it advised me to tell the whole story. more specifically, my own, whole story. that has inspired me to write this delightful post today.

+ "in its deliberate pursuit of the pure and the ordinary - achieves the extraordinary"

muji hits north america with it's first nyc soho store this past week, and more are on their way. [via dwell,] i've shopped at muji in my globetrotting, and i've very much enjoyed the experience and the wares. this is very exciting, but who knows how long it'll take to reach the west coast.

Our goal of offering products that excel in quality at lower prices has been achieved by avoiding the waste typical of much product-manufacturing and distribution - in the form of unnecessary functionality, an excess of decoration, and needless packaging. Responding to the perennial consumer demand for reasonable pricing, MUJI has accordingly designed and developed countless successful products. - muji

+ snort some coke and go on with the show?!

poor girl, major probs. [via mollygood]

+ vicky does vicky in la

vic beckam (married to that hottie who was upstaged by a streaker in van last week) does a victorica secret show with the rest of the gang this past week. the in a discussion with pj this week, we found that there is only one word to describe this image below [via dlisted]:

i mean, isn't it enough that she's closing winnipeg denim factories by over processing let alone appearing so well done in public?! [coreyblog trackback] bring back victoria does america, it was way more life changing, like a fishbowl.

+ other stuff happening around me:

> ho, ho, ho refers to what?

> 25 most endangered primates could have less than 2 years before extinction

> Tutankhamun shows his face... finally! it's only been, like, like, 2700 years.