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Star Trek garden gnomes boldly go where no gnome has gone before

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 26 May 2015

The Starship Enterprise has arrived at their latest destination: your lawn. Online store ThinkGeek has given garden gnomes a geeky makeover by making them wear Starfleet uniforms, complete with matching pointy hats.

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Nintendo whiskey flasks conceal your booze in the geekiest way possible

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Thursday 21 May 2015

Now you can once again enjoy the Nintendo video games of your childhood – though just not the way you remember using it. Matt Cornell of Ink Whiskey is selling a line of retro NES cartridges that are actually whiskey flasks in disguise.

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Captain America’s shield is now a backpack that assembles all your stuff

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 19 May 2015

You might not have the ridiculous good looks or deadly combat skills of Captain America, but you can have the next best thing. His shield, sort of.

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Order a ‘jart’ and your enemies will back off forever

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By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Monday 18 May 2015

When aliens descend on Earth and ask us what the Internet is, we can point proudly to our computers and show them this site. Because, forget automobiles and skyscrapers – jarred farts must be the peak of our existence on this planet.

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We all want this Star Wars hoodie that’ll make us look like Chewbacca

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Friday 15 May 2015

No alien sidekicks were harmed in the making of this hoodie. Online store ‘Welovefine’ is selling an out-of-this-world hoodie that Star Wars fans can proudly wear when The Force Awakens hits theatres (or when they’re just really, really cold).

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Piñata donkey skin rug lets you celebrate Cinco de Mayo all year-round

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Wednesday 13 May 2015

Cinco de Mayo might have already passed, but that doesn’t mean the celebrations have to end. Enter the piñata donkey skin rug, a synthetic felt art piece that’ll give life (ironically) to your otherwise drab living room.

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World map lets you scratch off the countries you’ve been to whenever you travel

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Wednesday 13 May 2015

Never again lose track of the countries you’ve travelled to (don’t you hate it when that happens? Ok maybe that never happens). Moscow-based ‘Art.Lebedev Studio’ has a cool atlas that’s perfect for world travellers like you.

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Your cat has to have this bed that looks like Super Mario’s Chain Chomp Monster

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Friday 8 May 2015

They may not be the best of friends with mustached plumbers, but as it turns out, they are with cats. Etsy store Catastrophic Creations has created a cat bed that looks like the Chain Chomp monster from the Super Mario Bros video games.

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Facebook ‘Add Friend’ lapel helps you make new friends in the real world

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Monday 27 April 2015

While most of us have taken to social media to make new connections, Toronto-based Dorota Pankowska tries to bring friendships back to the real world with her Facebook-inspired pin.

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The break up bean is the perfect way to end a relationship on a sour note

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Thursday 23 April 2015

Just when you thought breaking up through text could be the most despicable and insensitive way of ending a relationship, online store ThinkGeek comes up with something more dastardly: The Break Up Bean.

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The 10-piece brain specimen coaster set you’ll need for your next geeky party

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Thursday 23 April 2015

Online store ThinkGeek is selling brain specimen coasters that will be a hoot in parties involving neurosurgeons, psychologists, zombies, and psychopaths named Hannibal.

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This sweet-smelling apple pie candle eventually pranks you by smelling like ‘dirty fart’

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By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Wednesday 22 April 2015

It’s tagline says it all: Starts our smelling great… and then WTF!? Yup, these candles are about to make a big entrance and take all your money because you’ll need every one of them!

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This vest is worn by your pooch and lights up whenever you program it to: we interviewed the creators

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By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Monday 20 April 2015

The world has gone mad for Party New York’s Disco Dog Vest and it’s not hard to see why. Controlled by your smartphone, this vest is worn by your pooch and lights up whenever you program it to, even when your dog happens to go missing. The Disco Dog Vest was just recently funded on […]

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Stunning jewelry that incorporates the ashes of loved ones: we interviewed the creator

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion, New Products on Monday 20 April 2015

At first these stunning jewelry pieces look like just glass beads, but these pieces created by Merry Coor incorporate the ashes of departed loved ones inside of them. In this exclusive interview, we asked the designer what inspired her to make these precious beads and her future plans in jewelry design. [read our original post about Ash Beads here]

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This Irish paper company is turning hateful anti-gay lies into celebratory confetti

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Products on Friday 17 April 2015

Ireland’s referendum on marriage equality is coming up in May, so it’s no surprise that a few leaflets have been passed around by anti-gay campaigners. Using this hateful literature, one Dublin paper company decided to turn all those negative anti-gay messages into something that stood up for freedom and equality: confetti!

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