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Did Anyone Lose A Giant Earring?

Belgian artist Liesbet Bussche has been working on a street art installation project called “Urban Jewellery,” in which she transforms normal city objects and fixtures into large scale jewelry. This giant earring, for example, was just a spherical stone roadblock before Bussche added the brass post and made all of us instinctively reach for our earlobes to make sure this wayward accessory wasn’t ours. After the jump, check out a chain barricade that Bussche turned into a massive charm bracelet… [Beautiful Decay] Keep reading »

The Knitted Forest
Thanks to a Seattle artist, sweaters do grow on trees! Read More »
Belgium's Open Air Library
Books, sunshine, and fresh air? Life dream status! Read More »

Bad News For Online Witches And Wizards: Ebay Bans Potions And Spells

Fart In A Jar
An open letter to the girl who sold her fart on Ebay. Read More »
Anti-Masturbation Device
This is a scary antique. Read More »
Psychic Predictions
Should you believe predictions about your love life? Read More »

This is a public service announcement: if you’re in need of any kind of spell, potion, psychic reading, or enchantment and prefer to procure your magical products via an online auction site, you best place your bids before August 30th. Why, you ask? Well, eBay just updated the seller guidelines in the paranormal and metaphysical categories and banned the sale of potions, spells, and psychic readings. The new rules take effect on August 30th, which means less than 10 days until you’re cut off from your favorite potion Power Seller. I would suggest trying your local neighborhood witch or wizard, but I’m not sure if they accept PayPal. Maybe it’s time to DIY your own potions? There’s bound to be some good recipes on Pinterest… [Mashable]

Style Stealer: Cameron Diaz And Portia de Rossi Are The Cutest

Portia and Ellen's wedding!
Check out pics from the couple's gorgeous wedding. Read More »
SS: Kristen & Rachel
Grab a friend and steal their style! Read More »

I get such a thrill from seeing unexpected celeb friendships in action. Kristen Bell and Rachel Bilson made me giggle with glee, and now here are Cameron Diaz and Portia de Rossi leaving a salon together. They both look amazing rocking totally different styles: Cameron is very West Coast preppy in her yellow chino shorts and bold accessories, while Portia opted for a slouchy-cool outfit in muted colors. After the jump, we’ve assembled affordable versions of both their outfits–click through to steal their style! Keep reading »

Watch This: NASA Is Sexy And They Know It

NASA's Mohawk Guy
He's hot. He's brilliant. We're in love. Read More »
Songs stuck in your head
Apparently they're called earworms, and they're the worst. Read More »
Parody Song
U.S. women's gymnastics team gets a One Direction parody song. Read More »
We're NASA and we know it!

A couple weeks ago, a team of jet propulsion engineers landed a rover on the surface of Mars, the world caught a glimpse of Bobak Ferdowsi’s mohawk, and something very strange happened: NASA suddenly became the sexiest government organization ever. Obviously the next step was an LMFAO parody video starring a Bobak impersonator, break-dancing astronauts, and a Curiosity rover wearing an American flag bikini. Definitely worth a watch. [YouTube via The Mary Sue]

Time For An Icy Cool Fashion Statement

The cool minty color of this watch totally reminds me of the “Daiquiri Ice” flavor at Baskin Robbins, which I ordered by accident one time as a child and then started hyperventilating because I was so scared it was going to get me drunk and then I’d get arrested and never be able to become a successful paleontologist (please don’t question my childhood logic). Anyway, now that I’m an adult, I’d like to wear this watch while drinking a real daiquiri and wondering whatever happened to that whole paleontology career path. [$58, Anthropologie]

Behold: The World’s First Invisible Bike Helmet

Your Vagina And Your Bike
What you need to know. Read More »

This woman is wearing a bike helmet. Do you see it? Probably not, because it’s not there. Confused yet? OK, here’s the deal: you’re looking at a photo of an innovative product called the Hövding, which is being touted as the world’s first “invisible bike helmet.” See that zip-up scarf around the model’s neck? Housed inside that unassuming fabric collar is an accelerometer and gyroscope that detect motion and trigger the release of an airbag to protect your delicate cranium in the event of a crash. Developed by a pair of Swedish women, the Hövding certainly isn’t cheap (it currently retails for $600 and works once), but it has the potential to revolutionize the world of bike safety and put an end to helmet hair. Pretty cool, huh? Would you ever wear one?

After the jump, check out a video about the development of this incredible technology and how the designers dealt with sexism they encountered in the process of bringing their product to the marketplace…

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Love It Or Leave It: Heidi Klum’s A Wild Cat In Leopard Print

Heidi Opens Up
Heidi Klum and Seal photo
About her break up from Seal. Read More »
Heidi's Girls In Lipstick
Heidi Klum let her two little girls wear red lipstick. Read More »
Lotta Look: Gwen Stefani
Gwen says "meow!" in head-to-toe animal print. Read More »

As Julie has previously mentioned, leopard print is tough to get right, but it can definitely be done. I think Heidi Klum looks pretty amazing here (I mean, she’s Heidi Klum, so not looking amazing would be a much more difficult endeavor), although I could do without the ruffle hem, and the black leather belt seems a bit heavy to be paired with strappy stiletto sandals. Overall though, I’m going to place this in the “successful leopard print” category. What say you?

Beauty Test Drive: Revlon ColorBurst Lip Butter

BTD: Maybelline Stiletto
Find out how Rachel is rocking a matte black cat eye. Read More »
BTD: Fairy Dust
Pixi's Fairy Dust highlighter is as pretty as can be. Read More »
BTD: Super Orgasm Blush
Winona has a super orgasm--and loves it. Read More »

I think I’ve mentioned my love for Revlon Lip Butters a few times now, most recently in the context of my summer makeup routine, but I thought it was time to make things official and ask Lip Butter to marry me write up a full Beauty Test Drive. This awesome lip balm/lipstick hybrid is the bestselling lip color of the year, and I’ve contributed to its success by buying three shades (so far) and recommending it to many of my friends, especially the ones who are hesitant about lipstick. Want to know why? Get the scoop, after the jump… Keep reading »

10 Party Foods Guaranteed To Make You Popular

I spend most of my life thinking about food, but as soon as I get an invite to a party that includes the phrase, “Please bring a dish to share,” my mind goes completely blank. For someone who loves to cook, I’ve showed up at way too many parties sheepishly holding a store-bought cold cuts platter. But you know what? I think it’s finally time to tackle the party food challenge. I sought out 10 crowd-pleasing treats that are easy to make, easy to eat, delicious, and–in certain cases–downright adorable (grilled cheese bites, anyone?). Click through to check ‘em out, but beware: these recipes could cause your social calendar to fill up very quickly…

Weekend Project: DIY Some Trendy Cap Toe Pumps!

DIY: Glitter Flats
Learn how to make your own sparkly shoes! Read More »
DIY: Fabric Flower Rings
Perfect for bridesmaids gifts! Read More »
DIY: Makeup Board
Make this awesome magnetic makeup board! Read More »

I love the cap toe shoe trend that’s happening right now: white ballet flats with black toes; black stiletto slingbacks with silver toes; pink pumps with yellow toes–I’ll take a pair of each, please! For some reason the idea that you can DIY your own cap toe shoes totally blew my mind, even though it’s one of the simplest projects I’ve ever come across. All you need is tape, spray paint, and a simple pair of shoes ready to get the cap toe treatment. As you can see, neon toes look fabulous on tan pumps, but you could try whatever color combo worked best with your wardrobe. If you give this DIY a try, send me a pic of your finished footwear at winona@thefrisky.com! [Green Wedding Shoes]

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