The Woodsman Axe table deserves a place in every guy’s mancave

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 2 March 2015

Created by design firm Duffy London, the ‘Woodsman Axe Table’ combines form, function, and manliness by driving four hickory axes into the table’s corners, effectively turning the tools into legs. Perfect for lumberjack business meetings.

Read more

Etsy store turns Star Wars’ Millennium Falcon toys into fully-functional guitars

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 2 March 2015

It looks like Han and Chewie pimped the Millennium Falcon with some brand new audio equipment. UK-based Doni Latchford repurposes old Star Wars toys – specifically 1979 to 2004 models of the Millennium Falcon – and turns them into fully-functional guitars.

Read more

Watching a guy chop onions insanely fast can be strangely mesmerising

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Monday 2 March 2015

A man in India has turned the simple act of cutting onions into an art form. His technique is quite unorthodox, and it leaves him with pretty thick slices, but it gets the job done quickly.

Read more

Owls are flying in for this pop-up bar to raise funds for their conservation

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Events on Saturday 28 February 2015

Owls from Asia will be flown in as VIPs to the Annie the Owl pop-up bar in London’s Soho. For £20 each, owl enthusiasts will bask in the wise animals’ feathery honour, with proceeds being donated to the Barn Owl Centre, which protects owls in the UK.

Read more

Swings attached to a bar make for the perfect grownups’ playground

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Saturday 28 February 2015

The Swing Bar brings any adult’s inner child out by combining two really fun things to do: swinging and drinking. Designed by Duffy London, the bar features 15 hanging chairs, all suspended from the frame.

Read more

This video is proof that camels CAN laugh, uproariously!

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in Video on Saturday 28 February 2015

Camels are known for slowly travelling in the baking desert, and being sluggish creatures who drool a lot. But this sight is a long way removed from the Disney-stereotype of these Middle Eastern desert horses.

Read more

Burrito tattoos are a thing and you should definitely get one (just don’t tell mum)

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Food and Packaging on Saturday 28 February 2015

Burrito love is real. Back in 2013 a Taco Bell superfan made headlines for getting a burrito tattoo on his arm. Everyone was outraged that he’d inked the most delicious food in the world onto his body. But just this week Reddit went gaga for one very tasty tattoo – the burrito knuckles tattoo.

Read more

Artist repurposes discarded books as beautiful crystallised sculptures

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Saturday 28 February 2015

Bothered by the sight of discarded books, San Francisco-based artist Alexis Arnold tried to give unwanted literature a proper sendoff by turning them into crystallised sculptures.

Read more

Rich Dogs of Instagram show us a thing or two about living the high life

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Saturday 28 February 2015

First there were the Rich Kids of Instagram that everybody hated. Now there’s the Rich Dogs of Instagram you kinda want to hate, but… dogs!

Read more

Banksy strikes again! Creates controversial street art in Gaza Strip (of course)

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in News on Saturday 28 February 2015

It’s no surprise anonymous graffiti artist, Banksy, is known for creating controversy and shedding truth on popular current issues. His name alone is almost synonymous with causing a public stir. So what’s his latest controversial art commentary? He took on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the Gaza strip.

Read more (1 comment)

Pig escapes farm, goes to Buddhist temple, appears to lie down and pray

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in News on Saturday 28 February 2015

We know pigs are smart creatures, but we didn’t know they’re religious too! In China, a pig was seen kneeling down and ‘praying’ in front of a Buddhist temple after it had escaped from a nearby farm. It stayed there for a few hours until monks arrived and chanted scriptures.

Read more (6 comments)

This origami expert amazes with what he can do with paper

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Art on Friday 27 February 2015

I claim to be an expert on origami because I can make paper stars and cranes. Yes, that’s two different types! Then along comes Adam Tran who just has to put me in my place with his amazing paper folds of dinosaurs, preying mantises, winged gladiators and so much more.

Read more

These delightful looking pods are actually bizarre coffin replacements

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Eco on Friday 27 February 2015

There’s nothing quite as morbid as a graveyard, with its cemented paths and headstones. But what if there was something to be buried in that wasn’t quite as morbid? Like these, dare I say it, quirky burial pods.

Read more

These photos prove airports are just as interesting as their cities outside

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in Cool Travel on Friday 27 February 2015

Sometimes airports are more interesting than the places you visit. Inside an airport there’s a micro-city of activity. People rushing for a flight, people feasting on overpriced bar food, people hunting for the perfect souvenir. Not all cities have that.

Read more

Artist creates a hippopotamus chair that’s as big as the real thing

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Friday 27 February 2015

It goes without saying that you shouldn’t sit on a hippopotamus – they are one of the most dangerous animals on earth. But if you feel like you really need to relax on one, here’s a safer alternative: The Hippopotamus Chair by Maximo Riera.

Read more

close

Like us on Facebook

Don't show this again - I already like Lost At E Minor