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Break Time

We’re taking another break. If you’ve noticed we haven’t been posting regularly lately so we’ve decided to just officially take a break for a while. We’ ll be back when life slows down a little more. We’ll keep Tweeting as usual, but no blogging for a while. You can follow us on Twitter ( Stay creative Pittsburgh! Continue reading

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I Made It! Market : April Events

I Made It! Market has April showered with events (horrible pun, I know..sorry). The month kicks off this Saturday the 2nd at The Glass Lofts in Garfield as part of the GA/GI festival. Come check out awesome handmade wares from local artisans, including us! We’ll be there as our alter egos, Cenzo Design, at the events on the 2nd and 16th. We’d love to see you all there (and you can wish me a happy birthday on the 2nd, if you feel so inclined). And don’t worry, we’ll remind again as the 16th approaches. 🙂 Continue reading

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ReadyMade Burgh

I just started reading through my new ReadyMade magazine that arrived in the mail yesterday and lo and behold, there is a whole page piece on page 28 about Pittsburgh (complete with the illustration above). The short piece, written by ex-pat Casey Barber sums up her favorite spots in her hometown. Pick up the new ReadyMade and check it out.

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SuperMoon 2011

Just got back inside from checking out the SuperMoon hanging over Pittsburgh right now.’s pretty darn full. Gorgeous. I took some photos and I’m still seeing the moon in my vision. It’s like staring into a spotlight. Continue reading

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Please Excuse The Dust

If you haven’t noticed, we’ve been on sort of an extended vacation of sorts from posting on the blog. I’d describe it as a sort of transition phase…trying to figure out if we can keep up with the blog in … Continue reading

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Bye-Bye Beef Jerky

Probably not a very hard marketing decision to make (and a very wise one considering the product), the manufacturer of the Ben Roethlisberger brand of beef jerky decided to pull the product today. PLB Sports, based in Pittsburgh, canceled Ben’s contract and will be pulling and disposing of all remaining packages of the product. Continue reading

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That’s it for Neville Ice Arena

Already beleaguered by it’s roof collapse from Snowmageddon , The abandoned Neville Ice Arena in the South Side met it’s final demise early Sunday morning as a 3-alarm fire broke out around 2:30 am. We walked up the street Sunday to check out the damage, and it’s safe to say that it’s well beyond any chance of future development now. It was already a mess from years of use from squatters, drug dealers, graffiti artists and vandals. It’s a shame that what was once the Pittsburgh Penguins old practice facility is now nothing more than rubble. Hopefully the city can now turn it into a park or something useful. Continue reading

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