Nicole 'Nikki' Tai

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Light Up The Room With Your Dance Moves In These LED Shoes

Time for a little dancing in the dark? A new shoe design by Tokyo-based studio No New Folk takes light-up soles from mid-’90s kids’ wear to hip accessory for the 21st century. Almost 100 LED lights wrap around the sole of the all-white shoes. The colors and patterns can be adjusted with a …

Dance

How I Made Myself a DIY Spider Light for $40

I recently made myself a DIY Spider Light as a thrifty alternative to the Spiderlite that costs hundreds of dollars. The entire project ended up …

3D printing is venturing beyond plastic and into your home

When you think of what 3D printing can do, you probably imagine simple plastic models and parts -- clever, but not exactly revolutionary. If you ask Dovetailed's Vaiva Kalnikaite and <i>Make</i>'s Anna Kaziunas France, however, they'll tell you that 3D printers can accomplish much, much more. Dovetailed's …

DIY Natural Citronella Candle on the blog today from Hello Home Shoppe http://www.poppytalk.com/2014/06/diy-natural-citronella-candle.html

101 Home Organization Tips

Organizing a home can be one of the most important things to do to help things run smoothly. However, it can also be one of the most overwhelming and …

Research

National Flip Flop Day Projects

Today is National Flip Flop Day… How about celebrating by dressing up a pair of plain flip-flops. When I was trying to think of what I could use to …

How-To: Shuttlecock Lights Garland

Are you a badminton enthusiast who enjoys a little ambient lighting? Then it sounds like you might be just the kind of person of leisure to take a stab at this surprisingly simple Shuttlecock Lights Garland tutorial by Daria of Kittenhood.<p>[via Recyclart]

These Gorgeous Stones Were Accidentally Created From Layers of Car Paint In Old Auto Factories

At first glance, these brilliantly colorful gemstones might look like agate, a stone valued for its beauty and used in the jewelry industry. Their …

The Magical World Of Mushrooms In Macro Photography By Steve Axford

Mushrooms, the natural recyclers of our forests, are almost as diverse on their own as the entire animal kingdom. Nature photography usually focuses …

Blue Iceland: Stunning Photos Of Icelandic Landscapes Taken With Infrared Technique

As amazing as Iceland’s natural sights are, the sheer amount of photographers that visit there means that a lot of their photos end up looking fairly …

Landscape Photography

Elderly Man Spent 10 Years Turning 150-Ft-Long Hedge Into Giant Dragon

If you happen to find yourself driving around in the U.K. and you spot a giant green dragon, don’t panic – it’s probably just this amazing hedge …

Zen

Giant Living Sculptures At Atlanta Botanical Gardens’ Exhibition

Mosaiculture is an excellent art form for those among us with the green thumbs and the space to do it. An excellent example of this complex but …

Sculpture

40 Of The Most Powerful Social Issue Ads That’ll Make You Stop And Think

Many people complain about advertisements as an obnoxious way for companies to invade our everyday lives and cram their products down our throats, …

Breast Cancer

17 Flowers That Look Like Something Else

The flower, as a reproductive organ, evolved with one primary purpose in mind – to attract pollinators like insects or birds. This function has …

Models Dive 25 Meters To An Underwater Shipwreck In Bali For A Literally Breathtaking Photoshoot

Benjamin Von Wong, a Montreal-based photographer known for his complicated productions and fantastic images bristling with power, has completed an …

Scuba Diving

30 Creative Tattoos That Make Clever Use Of The Body

The rising popularity of tattoos and the easing of the taboo surrounding them means that more and more people are choosing to express themselves with …

Jokes

Artist Uses Repurposed Wood To Build Giant Root-like Tunnels You Can Explore From The Inside

Brazilian artist Henrique Oliveira has applied his strange but beautiful signature style of sculpture to an amazing installation of monumental …

30 Mesmerizing Examples of Spiral Staircase Photography

Stairs are probably the last thing that would come to mind if someone were to ask you about potentially interesting photography subjects, but these …

Etymology

Tattoo Artist Creates Impressive Freehand Tattoos On The Spot Without Any Sketches

For some, getting a permanent tattoo can be a huge commitment – it is, after all, for life. But what about a tattoo that you never even got to see …

Body Art