Archive for October, 2010

This Halloween, masquerade as an oldies crooner

While clicking around for Halloween costume ideas, I stumbled on this great (and easy!) DIY craft that transforms old record sleeves into awesome masks. The best part is that it only requires scissors, string, a pencil, and a record sleeve with a to-scale human face (easily purchased at a local used record store, if collecting vinyl isn’t your thing). Check out the simple steps and get your craft on!

It’s Friday. Let’s play the photo caption game.

Saverio Truglia is a talented photographer in Chicago that among other things, is known for his offbeat images. I picked out a few of my favorites, so let’s see who can come up with the best captions. Whatcha got?

Would you live here?

Elmer Krose spotted this unique caravan apartment complex in Amsterdam. I don’t know whether I’d want to live in this permanently, but it’d be sick to rent out for a week with a bunch of friends. Oh and fun fact I just learned: Mokum is a nickname still used for Amsterdam. It’s Yiddish for safe haven.

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