Every time you find yourself with a five-dollar bill in your possession, you set it aside instead of spending it. At the end of the year, you use the money you've saved for either a big purchase or to do something you wouldn't normally spend the money to do.
Patrick Dougherty's installation "Childhood Dreams" made of willow branches at the Desert Botanical Garden
The Desert Botanical Garden, Papago Park, Phoeniz AZ
These gift boxes shaped like little characters by design student Wilda Wongso were on show at Platform 2012 during the International Furniture Fair Singapore earlier this month.