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The Most Badass Gift I Received For Xmas

So I mentioned the gift Siege made for me. It’s a two-handed longsword. The handle’s wrapped in leather. Yes, the blade is metal and yes, it most certainly has an edge. It is badass. It’s about the only way he could top the...

Automan, Is That You?

Is this a steampunk Automan? Or is it Knight Rider 1973? Or is it Warlock driving Doug Ramsey around in the upcoming New Mutants movie? (Assuming Doug is dressed as…Gilligan?) Or is it something we found at Dark Roasted Blend? YOU MAKE...

Galaga Quilt by Emily at Carolina Patchworks

Sweet Galaga Quilt

Emily over at Carolina Patchworks has done this bit of retro arcade gold: Galaga on a quilt. Naturally, what you’re seeing here is the “Nightmare” level of Galaga, right before the game’s kill screen. Maybe. Found via...

Softies Throw a Stop Motion Animation Party

Therese Laskey over at Softies Central has a book out. It’s called Softies. No surprises there. But her book will appeal to folks who dig plush toys, naturally, because it deals with how to create your own. It comes with patterns and...

Modern Art Costumes

My Kid Could Paint That… And Wear It...

Evil Mad Scientist Labs has a great group costume idea: go as a modern art exhibition. The only suggestion I would make to improve upon this idea is, at a big Halloween party, have one of you “dressed” as Munch’s The Scream...

Snapping Pumpkin!

Well, over on Daily Kicksplode we posted a bit about the power of a snapping turtle. During this time of year, however, you would be well advised to watch out for snapping pumpkins. You think, hmm, that pumpkin looks a bit odd, then before...

Bloody Saw Scarf!

There’s nothing like morbid arts and crafts, is there? Here you’ve got what they’re calling “The Saw That Dripped Blood…SCARF.” It’s a two person saw (so it’s long enough for your neck, natch)...