3 Good Things: Vintage Carving Manuals, Corn Butter


1 This art historian’s Tumblr focuses entirely on the odd pleasures of the early modern banquet. So, a lot of fun snippets from old European carving manuals and great illustrations. [Tumblr]

2 A cleverly designed tea shop in São Paulo pops out of the wall like a gigantic children’s book. [Lost at E Minor]

3 Whitney Chen teaches us how to make the corn butter at Per Se, a sweet, summery condiment thickened by the natural starches in the corn. All you need is corn and butter (and then maybe some warm biscuits or vanilla ice cream to accompany the stuff). [Gilt Taste]