Archive for 'cool stuff'

Masking in style!

Check out Lorraine Heath’s ultra-cool mask: it features her cover for The Duchess in His Bed!

Photo: Lorraine Heath

On her Facebook page, Lorraine says she got her custom mask from Contrado. Imagine all the possibilities . . .

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A Cinderella bed!

Would you have wanted this when you were little? Pure enchantment!

Photograph: an enchanting Cinderella-inspired bed

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Reading is good for the brain . . .

. . . As science tells us, and proves with MRIs and so on. Isn’t this a beautiful representation of the goodness too? :)

Artwork: the brain on books

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Loch Ness Monster ladles!

These are obviously not the least bit bookish, but I am so enchanted that I must post about them!

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Look how cute they are!

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The whole family!

By the way, I bet it would be extremely difficult to say “Loch Ness Monster ladles” three times fast. ;)

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Which cottage?

You’re looking for some peace and quiet in the countryside . . . Which rustic cottage calls out to you and draws you in?

Graphic: Which cottage? Via LisaBerne.com

These images via Into the Dark Forest on Twitter

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Would you dare . . . ?

. . . to eat one of these dazzling confections by cake artist Leslie Vigil?

Photo: a confection by cake artist Leslie Vigil

These images shared via @Brindille on Twitter

Photo: a confection by cake artist Leslie Vigil

Photo: a confection by cake artist Leslie Vigil

Photo: a confection by cake artist Leslie Vigil

I’m not sure I could . . . Just too pretty!

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“Romance saves the world”

Isn’t this t-shirt from Love’s Sweet Arrow — a romance bookstore in Chicago — the coolest?!?

Photo: t-shirt via Love's Sweet Arrow

Photos via Love’s Sweet Arrow on Twitter

Photo: t-shirt via Love's Sweet Arrow

Want to order one? Click here to go to their website’s purchase page.

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Boop!

These photos are otterly adorable!*

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Via @In_Otter_News2 on Twitter. Boop!

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Boop again!

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And again!

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So much boopiness!

*Apologies for the pun. I couldn’t resist. :)

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Disney characters reimagined!

The artist Jirka Väätäinen studies the most beloved Disney characters and paints his own, more realistic portraits — and the results are, well, enchanting!

Here are some that caught my eye. Do you recognize them? :)

These glorious images via Bored Panda. And more about the artist here.

 

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Design a wig!

Well, this is a hoot! Thanks to the Victoria and Albert museum, we can all design our own “hair-raising” 18th-century wigs!

These images via @ChawtonHouse on Twitter

 

Click here to have a go at it!

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