Weekly Roundup: What To Read This Weekend


This week: alpacas at weddings, building the perfect sand castle, an acoustic performance by Leon Bridges and more.

Music: Watch soul singer of the moment Leon Bridges film a beautiful acoustic performance just behind Notre Dame in Paris, via Gorilla vs Bear.

Animals: Fun fact: In Japan, apparently you can hire alpacas to attend your wedding, via Design Taxi.

How to: Hyper-distinguished architect Renzo Piano shares four steps to building the perfect sand castle, via The Guardian.

Colors: Tiny objects—from ramen noodles to ladybugs—matched perfectly to Pantone swatches, via Ignant.

Word: aleatory (adj., Latin): relying on chance or luck.

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Photography by Angi Welsch.