Virginia Hussey

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Ornate Polar Bear Hand-Cut from a Single Sheet of Paper

Japanese artist Nahoko Kojima's amazing skills with hand-cut paper sculptures continue to impress us! Her <i>Cloud Leopard</i> was quite a sensation and, more recently, she designed this large, life-sized swimming polar bear entitled <i>Byaku</i>. Originally suspended from the ceiling of London's Jerwood Space, …

Polar Bears

Lord of the Rings Scarf

Tumblr user the day was new made this epic scarf featuring an illustration of The Fellowship of the Ring as well as the Tree of Gondor.<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | One Ring Scarf<br>• MAKE | Sonic Screwdriver Scarf<br>• MAKE | DNA Helix Scarf

The Lord of the Rings

How-To: Sewing Room Pressing Table with Removable Pad

When you’re a sewer or quilter, sometimes a standard ironing board just doesn’t cut it. I’ve always wanted a larger, more useful version for my sewing area, so I’m loving this tutorial for creating a counter-height pressing table with a removable pad from Elizabeth Hartman at Oh, Fransson!<p>Ready to …


How-To: Mini Leather Belt Ring

Have some leather scraps taking up room in your craft stash? We’ve got the perfect project for you! Make your own cute mini leather belt ring with this fun tutorial from Kat at We Can Re-Do It.


Flashback: Film Negative Necklace

<b>By Brookelynn Morris</b><p>When I was going through my photos last week, I found a stash of old negatives. I’ve saved them out of habit, but I can’t imagine ever needing them for prints again. Yet, they still seem precious to me.<p>Instead of keeping them stashed away, I decided to put them to crafty use. …


How-To: Make a Shower Curtain

Make your own colorful patchwork shower curtain with this simple sewing tutorial that Brett Bara shared on Design Sponge!


NeedleLite Lighted Knitting Needles and Crochet Hooks

Like to knit in bed/in the dark/in the car/around a bonfire? NeedleLite knitting needles are the needles for you! Not only do they light up, they also look like the crafty love children of a lightsaber and a knitting needle, so using them will up your geek cred by at least a magnitude of 10.<p>The …


How-To: Chiffon Cake with Fruit Topping Tissue Box Cozy

Quirky crochet designer Twinkie Chan created a sweet new tutorial for this amazing chiffon cake with fruit topping tissue box cozy.<p><b>More:</b><p>MAKE | Twinkie Chan’s Valentine’s Crochet Scarves<br>• MAKE | TMNT Coffee Cup Cozy<br>• MAKE | Dalek French Press Cozy


How-To: Dye Your Own Play Silks

Looking for a creative weekend project for the whole family? Rachael Rabbit has you covered! Dye your own play silks using common household ingredients with her kid-friendly tutorial.<p>Head over to Rachael Rabbit to see the full how-to!


How-To: Easy Quilted Pillows

Turn random doodles into a pretty piece of quilting with this easy quilted pillow tutorial from Melly Sews!


How-To: Floral Body Scrubs

Need last-minute gift ideas for Mother’s Day? Make your mom a pretty floral body scrub with this tutorial from Leah at Freutcake!<p>Head over to Freutcake to see the full how-to!

Mother's Day

10 Weird Sex Facts

10 Totally Weird Sex Facts<p>All the weird, crazy, and wonderful things that happen to your mind and body when you're getting busy<p><p>From the second you get turned on to that awesome after-sex glow, your body is doing some amazing things to make sure you experience major pleasure. But …

Legs and Butt Workout: Blast Your Lower Half

Exercise 1 Side Leg Raise<p>Lie on your left side, rest your head on your left arm, and place your right hand on the floor in front of your chest. Your legs should be straight with your right leg on top of your left leg. Without moving any other part of your body, slowly raise your right leg as high …

Recipe: Raspberry Java Smoothie

Raspberry Java Smoothie<p>Swap your typical coffee breakfast for this drinkable meal<p>Coffee for breakfast again? Mix up your morning routine, stat. Go for a drinkable meal that lets you have your caffeine and eat it too. Freeze coffee in an ice-cube tray for an ingredient that will wake up any blender …

Advice From Mom: How Our Mothers Help Us Unwind & De-Stress

Sometimes you just need your mom -- no matter how old you are. Whether it's calling her for a soothing phone conversation, turning to her advice on stress management, or enjoying a relaxing tradition that the two of you share, Mom can be that one person who reminds you that everything's going to be …

Bad Robot Makes Kre-O Star Trek Short to Launch New Building Sets

J.J. Abrams' production company, Bad Robot, made this hilarious Star Trek stop motion digital short to help kick-off the new Kre-O Star Trek line of …

Justick Electro Adhesive Desktop Noteboard

A very attractive note organizer.<p>Hold notes to this board with the power of science!<br>• Electrostatic force, to get all fancy.<br>• No need for sticky notes …

Electric Vehicles