Yellow Pages Card Holder

Yellow Pages

This [card holder design](http://www.core77.com/blog/materials/business_card_holder_made_from_yellow_pages_11029.asp) re-uses last year’s YellowPages directory as its main material. The directory needs to be rolled up and inserted into a metal tube. The size and exact use of the object is up to the maker, from photos to notes, [business cards](http://metkere.com/en/2008/08/3d-business-cards.html) to envelopes.

Games are closed

Olympic Games

Photo: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images.

The Big Picture [published](http://www.boston.com/bigpicture/2008/08/beijing_2008_its_a_wrap.html) some highlights of the last week at Beijing Olympic Games and a few shots of the Closing Ceremony.

3D Business Cards

Трехмерные визитки

Graphic-design student ([Emerson Taymor](http://emersontaymor.com/)) made these 3D [business](http://www.fubiz.net/blog/index.php?2008/08/07/2045-3d-business-card) [cards](http://swissmiss.typepad.com/weblog/2008/08/3-d-business-ca.html). Wonderful, Emerson!

Naked Lush

Голые продавщицы

Alexandra Kummer (24) works in Lush shop at Alexanderplatz. Photo: Reuters.

In Berlin, beautiful employees of British cosmetics firm Lush [unwraped themselves](http://www.thesun.co.uk/sol/homepage/news/article1559375.ece) for the campaign against excessive wrapping in beauty products and toiletries.

They [argue](http://www.bild.de/BILD/berlin/aktuell/2008/08/14/schoenste-demo-von-berlin/im-kosmetikladen-lush.html) that unnecessary plastic packaging is contributing to climate change.

Голые немки скачать

Photos: Reuters.

To reduce their impact on the environment, Lush sell soaps and massage oil bars that have little or no packaging at all.

Голозадый маркетинг

Photo: DAVIDS.

Last year same campaign was driven by employees of the Lush shop in [Wimbledon](http://www.yourlocalguardian.co.uk/news/1541894.shop_staff_strip_off_in_protest_at_packaging/).