Steampunk Etch-a-Sketch

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The classic creative kid’s toy the Etch-a-Sketch gets the ol’ steampunk treatment with this version made by Reddit user Halokitty for a friend for Christmas (uhm hi, wanna be my friend too?). Many of the parts came from a 108 year old boiler she just removed from her basement. Although the knobs, ...

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This DS Lite Grip Ain’t Pretty But it Does the Job

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Apparently Nintendo’s DS Lite is quite popular with the older sect. But the issue is that older people have a weaker grip and may not be able to hold the handheld gaming device as well as the next most popular segment of users (12 year old kids). So one instructables user decided ...

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Pac-Man Nails

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Make that next home workshop project just a little geekier with homemade Pac-Man Nails. Sure you will need a hacksaw, metal files, a vice and an obscene amount of time and patience to get those nail heads to the perfect level of geekiness but isn’t it totally worth it? Yeah probably not. ...

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OMG They Killed Kenny…Doorstop

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Fans of South Park are quite familiar with Kenny, the lovable parka hooded muffled voice kid who is killed in virtually all of the earlier episodes. BrittLiv made this awesome “You killed Kenny Door Stopper” out of sugru (moldable silicone) and modeling clay and some other stuff you probably don’t care ...

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Duct Tape Duck

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Someone had to do it! This duct duck is probably the most artistic duct tape creation ever. I’m a bit wowed that this duck is made only from newspaper, cardboard, dowels, a couple of black marbles, and lots and lots of duct tape. I didn’t even know that duct tape came in so ...

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Exorcist Crochet Playset

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I’m sure you remember that all time classic scene from The Exorcist (now available in blu-ray btw!) with the projectile vomiting demon possessed Linda Blair erupts in a gross out green flury on the exorcising priest. Well now that scene has been recreated in a (somehow) adorable amigurumi crochet playset as crafted ...

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Incredible Homemade PVC Pipe Instrument Medley

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Snubby J (aka Kent Jenkins) is a young performer who created his own Blue Man Group style PVC pipe instrument. He tried out for both America’s Got Talent and the Blue Man Group; not making either one but hey the dude’s only a freshman in college (Loyola Marymount University)! Check out his ...

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3D Super Mario Papercraft Magnet Board

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Laboratory 424 has done it again with an awesome homemade 3D Super Mario Papercraft Magnet Board. Step by step instructions are included so you, yes YOU, can build this at home too for minimal cost. They used a site called Cubeecraft to get the templates to print out all the paper ...

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