Winter Catalog 2013
the BEST of 2013
A+ ASHLAND ANTICS Lounge in the hammock in the summer sun while Mom & Dad make you food and drinks! Free (if you’re a Roose!)
OUR 2013 NON-FICTION PICKS Featuring: The Signal and the Noise, Would You Kill the Fat Man?, The Billionaire’s Apprentice
EMILY & NATE ON THE WEDDING CIRCUIT Need someone to warm up the crowd or heckle a weird speech from a distant uncle? These two will happily ham it up at YOUR wedding! Check our schedule for availablity!
MODERN BEBE QUILT BY EMILY New for 2013, delightful quilts mixing bold graphic design with traditional sewing techniques. Free if you’re a baby
VESTFEST 2013! Who could have imagined that raw silk and jacquard could be transformed into a charming pieced vest? $20 for materials + 300 hours on the Bernina
OUR 2013 MOVIE PICKS Featuring: Not Fade Away, Monsters’ University, Cutie and the Boxer
METROCARD + TRASHY/CLASSY MAGAZINES Want to commute in style like Carolyn does? Grab a MetroCard and enjoy Brooklyn to Columbia with these high- and low-brow magazines. $4.99 + $2.50 per ride
OREGON WINTERWEAR Be stylish and toasty in this LUXURIOUS fleece and hat modeled by Paul at their house in Ashland. If you have to ask, you can’t afford it
OUR 2013 TELEVISION PICKS Featuring: Downton Abbey, Breaking Bad, Nashville
ALPHA NUMERO (WORKING TITLE) Highly-anticipated release in late 2014, a new game of numbers and letters created by Paul. (Beware this is an untested product and sold “as-is”) See Kickstarter in a few months for funding levels
NEW BUSINESS CASE PULISHED BY ANNE This page-turning ethics caper will make you question everything you thought you knew about right and wrong. Still confused? Take Anne’s spring class at San Jose State University to see if you made the right choice.
STEP IT UP: FITBITS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Get these pedometers for the family, then get ready for previously unheard comments like: “I’ll go buy the milk!” “I’d love to take out the compost!” “How did you get that many steps we were walking together the whole time?!”
good stuff here
GET A LIFE! THE HALL OF HUMAN LIFE EXHIBIT Visit this new exhibit at the Museum of Science, featuring graphic design by Emily. Measure your ear size, compare your foot arch, pick a giant nose, and other science-y stuff. $23.00 per ticket or $20M to build your own
OUR 2013 FICTION PICKS Featuring: The Interestings, The Goldfinch, The Bartender’s Tale
PAUL’S MEDIATION & ARBITRATION SERVICE Got Mediation? Call Paul for all your mediation and arbitration needs, this is his office! See GGDR.net for details
Tickets to the Hall of Human Life SAVE THE WORLD AND YOUR MONEY Dive into data like Carolyn does at school (Columbia Sustainability Management Program) and work (Sustainable Insight Capital Management) with these high-tech gadgets. Bring your own Bloomberg terminal and calculator
A PORCH CHAIR FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Tired of standing? Need to get away from it all in space-age comfort? Look no further. $29.99
BESPOKE PILLOWS BY EMILY & ANNE Enjoy resting your pretty little head on these coloful throw pillows, the first ever mother/daughter sewing project! $$$$ (Inquire within)
Get the Look The family gathers at Emily & Nateâ€™s Jamaica Plain condo this Christmas for good food, drinks, gifts, laughter and holiday cheer.
Want to be like us? Here’s what you need: 1 Snow kitty in glittery kitten bag
You had me at “Hello”.
2 Brass Bark
A delightful brass pooch recently rescued from a local thrift store.
3 Future Beauty
Some call it genius, some call it glorified trash bags, this book about contemporary Japanese fashion is sure to be a conversation starter.
4 A Toast to the Host
Paul and Nate enjoy a orange juice toast, a Roose tradition that has been passed down for generations.
5 Perky Pig
This quaint piggy mug makes everything better.
6 Creepy Art
Artist Mark Ryden’s finest print, guaranteed to confuse and alarm all parents who visit.
7 Star Power
Have a googly-eyed and felted Christmas.
8 Bamboo Blinds
Keep out nosy neighbors.
The only greenery to have survived in Emily and Nate’s new residence was acutally left by the previous owner, an omen or blessing?
10 Raving Mad
Ironically, Ben Eagle’s favorite team is another bird, the Baltimore Ravens! Stay warm and sharp in this casual sweaty.
11 Rug Hug
Modern and yet not so modern... soft but also hard. Smells good but tastes weird—this rug has it all! Thanks Shawn!