This is the 55-year-old model who caused much grieve to her much younger competition in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Photography on Wednesday 10 December 2014

There will be a bunch of happier models hired for the next Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue cos they know their shine will not be eclipsed by another when it hits the stands. Especially if that model is 55 years old. Which was what the current batch had to endure when they had to contend with Barbie this year.

Read more

The entire Sons of Anarchy plot explained by the cast in just 30 seconds

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Why spend an entire seven seasons watching Sons of Anarchy when you can the rundown in a total of 30 seconds! In the age of Vine videos, this is ideal. As the show comes to a close, the hugely popular TV series featuring a biker club with a ‘Hamlet’ plot, ‘Sons of Anarchy’, is explained in half a minute by three of the show’s stars. Three original cast members — Katey Sagal, Theo Rossi, and Kim Coates — each had their own way of explaining everything that happened over the course of the series.

Read more

The best way to finally learn how to do the Moonwalk

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in New Trends on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Billie Jean comes on and your inner Michael Jackson tries to dance it out. You end up doing your best, but it’s just not that great. After a few pelvic thrusts, turns and random leg kicks, the chorus drops. This means one thing: it’s time for the moonwalk. You’ve tried teaching yourself. Your friend taught you. You’ve watched YouTube tutorials. You wear socks to practice, but you still look like you’re walking backwards.

Read more

There are cars and more cars and . . . is that a giant ferris wheel on this bridge in China?

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in Architecture on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Possibly the only ferris wheel on a bridge in the world, the Tianjin Eye is a 120 meter (394 feet) tall giant of its kind built above the Yongle Bridge which spans over the Hai River in Tianjin, China. Electrically powered, it has 48 passenger capsules. Each accommodates eight passengers and takes 30 minutes to […]

Read more

Dancing horse takes over a living room! Yep, it isn’t a house party until the horse arrives

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Here is an interesting home video with very little background. What we can gather is that it’s a house party with a mariachi band and music. It’s a lively scene, and definitely an unusual one. To make the party even livelier, these party-goers brought in a talented dancing horse to prance around the living room. Yep, a dancing horse.

Read more

Shirokuma: an adorable polar bear that goes fishing in your cup of tea

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Why should ordinary tea bag holders hold your warm, relaxing drink when a polar bear can do it for you? ‘Shirokuma’ is an adorable tea bag holder disguised as a polar bear on a fishing trip atop a snowy landscape. To secure your tea bag, simply hook the string around the fishing stick’s loop and it’ll look as if the bear is ice fishing for oolong or green tea. The lid it sits on doubles as a plate for serving biscuits.

Read more (1 comment)

We threw a party in Sydney: here’s proof that a fine time was had by all

Lost At E Minor Contributor

By Lost At E Minor in New Events on Tuesday 9 December 2014

If you weren’t there in person, well, we’re sorry you missed it but you can live vicariously through the photos. Yep, Lost At E Minor threw a party to celebrate the awesome artwork created for us on the Microsoft Surface Pro 3 by a handpicked crew of some of Sydney’s most talented young artists. And befitting a Lost At E Minor event, it was loud, proud and a whole bunch of fun, with tunes supplied by a three prong DJ attack and food and alcohol provided by our friends at Rekordelig, Cake Wines, Ko & Co, and Mountain Goat beer.

Read more

This is what it’d look like if Wes Anderson directed the new Star Wars trailer

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Shortly after releasing the first trailer for J.J. Abrams’ ‘Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens’, the Internet exploded with all sorts of emotions. And, like good people of the Internet, they begin creating parodies– some good, some just bad. Recently the George Lucas-directed trailer surfaced. Made by YouTuber Timtimfed, it was spot on and cram packed with CGI effects.

Read more

It’s amazing how many birds this artist can ‘set free’ from just a single feather

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in New Art on Tuesday 9 December 2014

You can’t help but be tickled by the feathery artwork of artist Chris Maynard. Using only a small scalpel as his key appliance, and possibly plenty of precision, he presents a vivid and different dimension of each feather; accentuating its inherent beauty and giving it a highly dynamic visibility.

Read more (1 comment)

The most unusual, bizarre, creative pens ever invented: The Colour Picker Pen

Rachel Oakley Contributor

Presented by Microsoft_PresentedBy

By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Tuesday 9 December 2014

If you’re an artist, you’ll know the frustration of not being able to produce the right colour for a painting or drawing. In fact, you’ve probably spent a good few hours trying to find colours or mix them in the hope that you’ll be able to get that leaf just the right green, but not too light so it looks like spearmint, and not too dark so it looks like a forest green. It has to be just right.

Read more (1 comment)

A photo series that juxtaposes dogs with famous authors

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Tuesday 9 December 2014

About a year ago, Italian photographer Dan Bannino adopted a shelter dog named Rothko. It was through Rothko that he realized how many dogs around the world suffered from deplorable living conditions. The series ‘Poetic Dogs’, which juxtaposes dogs with famous writers, is Bannino’s way of giving these homeless and neglected animals a voice.

Read more

Mannequins with disabilities change the way people perceive disabilities

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in Video on Tuesday 9 December 2014

To celebrate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the company Pro Infirmis, an organisation for the disabled, came up with a brilliant campaign to promote awareness. They titled the campaign ‘Because who is perfect? Get closer’. Amongst perfect mannequins in store windows, there were ones with scoliosis or brittle bone disease also modelling the […]

Read more

Now, this is novel: Sydney art gallery combines visual art with meditation

Jonathan Leeming Contributor

By Jonathan Leeming in Cool Travel on Tuesday 9 December 2014

The Artereal gallery, in Sydney’s inner west suburb of Rozelle, recently held a free event titled Inhale: From Meditation to Manifestation. Positioned as ‘the merging of contemporary art, community and consciousness’, the evening saw 40 or so guests welcomed into the intimate contemporary space for a meditation workshop with the main exhibiting artist, Noula Diamantopoulos, whose exhibition Inhale – receiving the divine gift, served as the ideal backdrop to allow the attendees to explore the benefits of meditation.

Read more

Tattoo artist gives woman with Down Syndrome free stick on tattoos every week

Nicole Hughes Contributor

By Nicole Hughes in News on Tuesday 9 December 2014

Suzie, a woman with Down Syndrome, visits Jason Ward’s New Zealand-based tattoo studio called Muscle and Ink every Friday for a new tattoo. For free! Jason tatts Suzie up with temporary, stick-on tattoos. For the past three months, Suzie has been coming in for her weekly touch up.

Read more (1 comment)

Hogwarts, where Harry Potter attended school, now faces stiff competition from a similar college in Poland

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in News on Tuesday 9 December 2014

If you are above 18 and still dream of attending school with Harry Potter at Hogwarts (go figure), here’s something created specially for you. At the Czocha College of Witchcraft and Wizardry in Poland, you get to immerse in a similar schooling environment like Harry.

Read more

close

Like us on Facebook

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