This kid has the most epic hearing aids imaginable, courtesy of his mum

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By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Wednesday 22 July 2015

Sarah Ivermee didn’t let her four-year-old son’s hearing impairment get in the way of him having an awesome childhood. This UK mum started making hearing aids into awesome art creations after hearing a lot of children did not like wearing their hearing devices. 

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Dad surprises 5-year-old son battling cancer with a brilliant superhero entrance

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By Nicole Hughes in Video on Wednesday 19 November 2014

Diagnosed with a terminal Grade 4 brain stem tumor at the age of 5, Jayden has been given only a year to live. Having started the #HopeForJayden campaign, his dad will go to any length to see his son smile.

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Modestly dressed female superheroes

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By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Tuesday 20 May 2014

All right, 27-year-old artist Michael Lee Lunsford initiated a ‘fully-clothed’ makeover on female superheroes sometime last year. While it’s not supposed to make a statement about the clothes (or the lack thereof) of usually scantily-clad female superheroes, we must say it takes a bit getting used to seeing them all covered up. They don’t look […]

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Get your own action figure modeled after you

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Products on Friday 6 April 2012

If you’ve been busy fighting crime as a mystery caper just so the kids can worship you with these action figurines of you, fight no more. According to the shipping site, this repurposed figurine with your head on it will remind you (and others), who you really are. Now all you need is a pretty £79.99. We reckon that’s cheaper than a Batsuit.

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Superhero Amigurumi: knits for nerds

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By Adri Cowan in New Trends on Saturday 4 September 2010

Iron Man, Wonder Woman, the X-Men, Doctor Who and Frodo never looked so cute! These soft, adorable, and delightfully geeky ‘amigurumi’ (Japanese miniature knit dolls) created by Lady Lindsay make a sweet gift for the comic fan or movie buff in your world, even if that person is you. Or me — I’ll take Batman and The Joker for the win.

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