I’m staring at a colorful block of Post-its right this very moment, wondering,”Why didn’t I think of that?”
You may not have heard on the news, but there is a war raging in Paris, and it’s spreading across Europe as we speak. The weapon of choice: Post-it notes, with a hearty helping of serious creativity.
It all began with video game developer Ubisoft, then the battle quickly caught on between neighboring office buildings, and the rest is history.
Most of the subjects of choice revolve around video games (starting with Mario and friends) and cartoons, though a few brave souls have expanded the selection of characters to include some unexpected faces. All you fashionistas out there ought to appreciate this particular homage to designers Jean Paul Gaultier, Karl Lagerfeld, and Sonia Rykiel (below).
Other popular characters: Pac-Man, Space Invaders, Tetris, and my personal favorite, Angry Birds.
Though, the pièce de résistance has to be this multi-story masterpiece:
There are loads more pictures to see online, so check out Post-It War (updated daily!), though I had the best luck sifting through the facebook page.
So now, I’m looking out the giant windows here at LuLu*s, and I’m considering my own, harmless little declaration of war…