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    Like sewing? Well you’ll love this news: the Vintage Patterns Wiki has released more than 83,500 patterns of pre 1992, out of print patterns for all to use. The browsable collection runs the gamut from Dynasty-inspired pussy bow power suits to Betty Draper-esque frocks featuring models in white gloves to an 1895 boys’ Reefer Suit...
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    The website faceresearch.org allows you to participate in short online psychology experiments looking at the traits people find attractive in faces and voices.  They just released a fascinating study which aligns many pictures of individuals from every country and created composite images of what the average face would look like. It’s a complicated process that isn’t 100%...
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    French creator and fashion designer Sylvie Facon sew dresses from fabrics that she has created and with such attention to detail, they would steal any catwalk. The designer gowns crafted by Facon ranges from very romantic lacework to high fashion dresses made from book spines, highlighting the incredible versatility of the dress designer skills. Craftsmanship...
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    Our recent blog 50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World did so well that we thought we’d do another one.  We all want to simplify and improve our lives; especially when a solution to a common problem is cheap, effective and easy to-do! After spending a lot of time sifting through reddit, Buzzfeed’s Life Hack posts,...
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    We’re constantly told that everything should be done in moderation, and this is especially true when it comes to the consumption of alcohol. It’s a well known fact that too much alcohol can cause high blood pressure (which increases the risk of a heart attack or stroke), lethargy, can contribute to you becoming overweight, as well...
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    Forged out of stone, metal, and wood, and even digital, our cities and parks are full of stunning sculptures. They are fully majestic and represent our artistic natures, each telling a special story about our existence. Sculptures don’t just entertain onlookers, they come from the artists need to express their inner desires as they experiment...
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    It doesn’t matter if you’re a cat person or a dog person… you have to agree that these drawings are as cute as hell. Created by Malaysian illustrator Kamwei Fong, these cute cats are created using onky black ink. Despite their contextual isolation and uniform style, each of Fong’s cats display unique personalities: some are...
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    Just when you thought you’d seen it all, Italian artist Cristina Guggeri comes along and blows it out of the water with her latest series called Il Dovere Quotidiano, or “The Daily Duty”. In this series, Guggeri sets out to ‘humanize’ the world’s leaders by imaging what they might look like on the toilet. And she’s...
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    The trend for tattoos is not exactly breaking news. In the last couple of years, tatts have gone from somewhat of a fad to a raging, unstoppable pandemic. Whether you get a tattoo to express your individuality, for artistic expression, or just because Bieber got one, there is no denying its popularity. We recently discovered...
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    It has been artist and designer Rob Rogalski’s life long goal to create whimsical art that transports you to a fantasy world that feels breathtakingly real. Rob’s work, while pleasing for humans, has also found some fans in the feline world too, with this incredible ‘tree’ installation that is just perfect for adventurous kitties. Scroll...
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    Don’t throw away your cardboard boxes just yet. Warren King shared this amazing process on Flickr of fashioning a full suit of cardboard armor for his 6-year-old son. With creativity and ingenuity, King created each body part out of smaller cardboard cutout pieces creating arms, legs, a breastplate and a helmet. His 15th-century inspiration required...
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    Instagram has always been a great place to find fun and creative photos of dogs, but these artists have taken pet photography to a strange and amazing new heights. From Pit Bulls in Paper Hats to Weimaraners rocking trench coats, dog portraiture comes in a wide variety of creative styles and quality dog art can...
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