Excitebike Quilt

In the pantheon of classic NES games, Excitebike holds an underrated position. Besides the fantastic rhyming name, the gameplay of riding an off-road motorcycle across a stunt track was just plain cool (or at least cool for that time period). It was 8 bit extreme. Well quilting may not be too extreme but …

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Umbrella Handle Coat Hooks

Well here’s a super smart way to reuse what is generally the only salvageable part of broken umbrellas. Dutch firm Schroot Hoop Design creates these surprisingly attractive coat racks from old umbrella handles. With piece of wood and a drill, you could DIY this one at home. Of course you don’t have …

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Millennium Falcon Turntable

Yo Chewy, drop the bass… This Millennium Falcon Turntable was created from a Technics 1200 turntable and a $2 garage sale 1970’s Millennium Falcon that was missing all the parts. Parts that wouldn’t be needed because this hunk of junk will now be playing records. Best use of $2 I can think …

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Muppets Eyeglasses Holders

Let the Muppets hold your glasses! These handmade crocheted Muppet heads are a great place to put your glasses down so you won’t lose them, knock them off the table, or scratch up your furniture. Would work great for sunglasses too, and of course you could make any character you wanted, not just …

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Throne of Nerds

Winter is coming! Geek artist Mike DeWolfe always pays his debts back to geekdom, as shown in his Throne of Nerds- a keyboard throne modeled after the Throne of Swords from a little TV series you might have heard of called Game of Thrones. There’s over 20 keyboards melted and warped onto …

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DIY Boba Fett Lamp

Mark from Major League Mods has done it again. He made this really cool Boba Fett lamp for his (appropriately named) son Luke. Luke gets a lamp and more time with his Dad because it didn’t take too much effort or time to make. He essentially just gutted this Boba Fett …

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Light Side Dark Side Switch Plate uses the Force

This super simple yet cleverly crafted switch plate was made by mmm crafts. All it took was a black Sharpie and an idea. Also The Force, a lot of it. I wouldn’t even attempt this DIY unless you have extensive Jedi training or at a minimum a straight edge and neat handwriting. …

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Zombie Apocalypse Guitar

Rock the undead and fight zombie hordes with this crazy custom guitar by Travis Stevens. This maple necked Strat style guitar has a distressed finish, bullet casings, a blood splattered pickguard, a grenade and zombies! For the more guitar technical readers it also has: blocked tremolo, new active Seymour Duncan Blackout singles, …

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