You know what the difference between today and yesteryear is? Or one of a million differences, since I won’t pretend this is anything more than a trite observation. But it seems like our culture used to find excuses to make anything seem more amazing.
We’d dress up to go to the grocery story, or take the time to create works of art for simple padlocks. Crooked Brains has a nice collection of padlocks, all interesting and unique in their own way. The craftsmanship for everyday objects just isn’t there anymore. Not with IKEA, Target and Wal-Mart providing those everyday objects.