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Flash Post: Killer Filler


What It Is: A sepia-toned silk chiffon scarf printed with the classic design filler text, Lorem Ipsum (sourced from lipsum.com). For those of you that have zero idea what I’m talking about, when a designer goes to create a document (whether it be a print ad or a brochure or what have you) and they don’t have content (that is, words), they’ll grab filler text from lipsum.com to give you an idea of how the finished product will look once the text is in place. In other words, this scarf is a great big latin nonsense in-joke for designer types.

Who It’s For: See the above. Designer types. Creatives. Even writers, if you want to tick them off a little. You could certainly gift this to anyone that loves a good word-printed scarf, but the only folks that’ll really get it are in the arts industry.

What It Costs: $25

Where It’s At: Spotted on Supermarket, sold by Montreal-based Pattern Recognitions.

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Comments
8 Responses to “Flash Post: Killer Filler”
  1. leah leitch says:

    I like the story behind this one. Cute! #cgg

  2. Beatrice Lawson says:

    That is cute!

  3. Victoria Ess says:

    Going to buy this for sure! thanks! #cgg

  4. MissT says:

    Can hide my hickeys! woohoo
    #cgg

  5. Sophia says:

    Ah, the good old Lorem Ipsum placeholder text. Love that it holds extra meaning to people in the know! #cgg

  6. Susan says:

    I love learning new things and had never heard of lorem ipsum before. Thanks for sharing! #CGG

  7. julia g says:

    So chic! #cgg

  8. Nancy Ren says:

    That’s a really neat idea. I like it. #CGG

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