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Things We Saw Today

Things We Saw Today: Stan Lee Trying to Separate Thor and the Hulk

Do Try This At Home

Beautiful Astronomically Accurate Shawl For Chilly Stargazing Nights

Redditor Boothin shared this shawl their wife made by tweaking one pattern and combining it with another. The end result was a beautiful and cozy garment that is also an accurate map of our sky as seen from the North Pole. By all means, join me in the Jealous Corner.


Totoro Poptarts, for Your Dreams of Being a Massive, Totoro-Eating Predator

I can tell you right now, after the “take your pop tarts out of the oven” step of this tutorial, my kitchen would suddenly suffer a massive shortage of any pop tarts to decorate. I think not immediately eating fresh warm fruit-stuffed pastry, not the piping and decorating skill, is really the most impressive part of this project.


Do Try This At Home

How to Make Chris Hardwick a TARDIS; TARDIS Snowglobes

Most of us are not nerd celebrities, so we can’t just ask some folks to make us a TARDIS door for our home gym. But we can certainly shove an action figure inside a mason jar with some glitter. That is well within our capabilities.

Previously in DIY


om nom nom

How to Make Festive Peppermint Resident Evil Cupcakes

You know nothing Jon Snow

These Are Game of Thrones Snowflakes; Commence “Winter Is Coming” Jokes

You can make your own versions of these snowflakes for a geeky addition to your holiday decorations. Ned Stark would be so proud.

(via: The Huffington Post)

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Fear is the Mind Killer

How To Make Your Own Sandworm Costume; Edible Sardaukar Not Included

But what Instructables user Canida does include in her DIY guide, is instructions on how to turn the rest of your family into Fremen minions.

Previously in Dune


Don't Panic

Be a Hoopy Frood Who Really Knows How to Make a Towel Into a “Don’t Panic” Messenger Bag

It’s easy to remember to bring your towel everywhere if you have a handy towel bag to keep it in. And if you don’t have a towel bag, you can just make one out of your towel, according to Nerd by Night’s tutorial. You do have your towel, don’t you?


There And Back Again

How to Braid Your (Long) Hair into a Gimli Beard

Middle school English teacher Marcella Clinard used this costume to threaten her students with a good axing if they didn’t read The Lord of the Rings. And she’s willing to tell other people who are long of hair and short of beard how to do the same.

(via Neatorama.)

Previously in How To


Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey Stuff

Beautiful DIY Doctor Who Window Blinds

Looking to class up your method of blocking the light of the daystar from searing your tender flesh? Craftermath has a solution for the Doctor Who fan that looks great day or night. Check out some pictures of the process here, but visit the site for all the instructions.