Thursday , 23 February 2017

Creative

DIY Shape-Shifting Lamp That You Can Flip, Swirl And Arrange However Y

This stacked lamp was inspired by a very expensive designer lamp I found online (it was 650 euros), I decided to make my own using free software, then printing the cutting templates out on an office printer. I’ve included templates of this design, so you can make your own with the tutorial provided on Instructables. Stacked Lamp Print and cut …

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Extremely Chunky Knits By Anna Mo Look Like They’re Knit By Giants

Ukraine-based Anna Mo knits super chunky blankets with giant, three-inch stitches. This is the ultimate security blanket you can get lost in. She uses custom-made, two-inch-thick needles for her knits, which also include sweaters and scarves. Mo began knitting to have a hand-based escape from her head-based design job. No surprise then, that her work emphasizes its hand-made nature. The …

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Vodka Pokeballs mix childhood nostalgia with alcohol

What you’ll need: red and white gummy candy, purple gummy candy, vodka (watching Arrested Development won’t hurt). Cut the red and white candy to seperate the colors. Set the mixed color parts of candy to the side for eating. Test how well the candies melt down. Lightly grease the molds to make removal a bit easier. While melting (about a …

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Floating See-Through Dome Lets Fish Look At The Outside World

Dutch company Velda is changing how koi see the world with their revolutionary Floating Fish Dome. When placed in a pond and filled with water, the $200 (130£) device allows fish to swim up above the surface and see the world. It is also possible to train your koi to be fed inside so you can further admire them. Koi …

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Man transforms an old van into a cozy little house

There is a new trend out there known as the “tiny house movement” which advocates that smaller, humble homes are the way of the future. Whether you agree with that logic or not, one man named Dipa Vasudeva Das decided to be especially thrifty and conjured up his own quaint little mobile home out of an old beat-down van. How …

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9-Year-Old Girl Builds Shelters For The Homeless

Though Hailey Fort is only 9 years old, she has already done more to help the homeless and needy than many of us have. This young girl spends her free time building mobile shelters for the homeless, and even grows food and provides toiletries for them, too! This year, Fort’s goal is to grow 250lbs (113kg) of food, build 12 …

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Flower Desserts From Japan Are Too Pretty To Eat

Beautiful flowers suspended in gelatin make Tokyo based Havaro’s Bavarian cream desserts exceptional. Sold only in Ichibangai shopping area in Tokyo Station, these treats contain real flower petals and sell for a little over $2 apiece. They are difficult to make, and the shop often sells out.

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Old Tree Stumps Turned Into Beautiful Flower Planters

Homeowners and gardeners often spend lots of money removing tree stumps, but there is a better way! With a bit of diligent wood-working, homeowners around the world have turned tree stumps and logs found in their own yards into beautiful tree stump planters full of blooming flowers!

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Unexpected Things You Didn’t Know Your Bathroom Needed

Because all showers should come with a #showerbeer cupholder. These strangely useful “Tushiez Bath Buttz.” A ceramic frog plunger cover. This piece of rubber (called the “Tapi”) that turns your faucet into a water fountain. This waterproof Bluetooth speaker that attaches to your shower rod. This shower curtain that sings along to Beyoncé with you. This passive-aggressive piece of art …

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Animalplanters Turn Your Flower Pots Into Cute Animals

Stella Melgrati presents you her little critters the “Animal Planter”, a bunch of hand made felted vases to add a bit of cuteness to your space. A little sleepy sweet cat, a cute puppy, a lovely octopus or a happy chick with its little nest can be perfect for mini succulents and little air plants. Why not to hide something …

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Impressive Ways To Use Mason Jars That Doesn’t Involve Canning Food

Typically used for canning and preserving foods, mason jars have grown in popularity and are now used for everything from serving drinks to cooking desserts. They’re fun and unique containers, but what happens when you run out of things to do with the extra mason jars you got in that bulk order? Well after you see this list, you’ll realize …

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Pet Oncologist Creates Lamps With Animal X-Rays

A veterninary oncology technician in LA who goes by Spike Vain uses her spare time (when she isn’t saving animals’ lives) to make beautiful and creepy lampshades out of the animal x-ray radiograms taken of some of her animal patients. Besides working as an artist and as an animal lifesaver, Vain herself is also a work of art – she …

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Movie-Inspired Cupcakes By DreamWorks Animator

Past a certain point, food art becomes so beautiful that you become unsure if you’d actually eat and ruin something so beautiful. Fernanda Abarca, an incredibly talented animator for DreamWorks who also creates realistic cakes, cupcakes and sugar sculptures, passed that point ages ago. Her detailed edible sculptures and cake toppers bring characters from popular animated movies to life. Given …

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Don’t Throw Away Unused Plastic Spoons, You Can Recycle Them In These

If I’ve learned anything from the world of upcycling, it’s that everything has an alternative, creative use. Did you think plastic spoons could only be used for big events and summer barbecues? Well think again. Plastic spoons can be glued together, melted, and painted to make gorgeous art projects. Check out these cool ideas below, and get crafting. Pineapple lamp …

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