DIY

DIY Pantone Chip Cookies By Designer Kim Neill

Designer Kim Neill is quite familiar with Pantone color chips.  She uses them daily in her design work, and when she needs to communicate with many of her clients about color, she just references the 'book,' aka the Pantone color book.  What genius came to her when she decided to make Pantone chip cookies for client gifts!

Bike Plow: Greener And Cleaner Snow Clearing

A compromise between a shovel and an all-out motorized snow plow, the bike plow may be just the thing for your snowy (but not too snowy) neck of the woods.

NuFACE Offers Firming Micro-Current Treatments At Home

Micro-current sessions are quite popular among anti-aging spa skin treatments.  Maybe with a NuFACE device we could all start looking like we just got back from the spa.  NuFACE offers micro-current facial toning in the privacy of your own home.   

GIMME SHELTER Architects’ Eco-Challenge To Help Our Furry Friends

Do cats deserve eco-friendly homes too? Herb'n Maid and SPACE Architecture & Design thinks so and are hosting an eco-challenge called Gimme Shelter to help city cats. To win contestants have to build an eco-friendly pet home.

Breville Milk Cafe Perfectly Froths Your Cappuccino

If you are a coffee lover there is nothing quite like waking up with a hot cup of your favorite brew or kicking back with friends while enjoying a specialty java drink.   The allure of coffee seems to be partly about the drink itself and partly about the experience.  The Breville Milk Cafe reportedly heats and whips milk to just the right consistency for your beverage of choice.

When You Just Can't Get Enough Pressure: The DIY Plunger Seat

If you've ever just not had enough arm strength to plunge the junk out of your toilet, you may just need a little more body weight to do the job...

Melange Palettes Allow You To Create And Re-Invent Your Signature Scent

Finicky fragrance enthusiasts have a chance at finding their signature scent in Melange Solid Perfume Palettes.  These solid perfume collections come in sets of four fragrances, each centered around one of five specific notes.  You can choose from citrus, green, amber, floral and fruit palettes.  Each solid can be worn on its own or blended with any other in the same collection. 

Bringing Your Inventions to Market in 2011!

Today I'd like to discuss the topic of Taking Action and bringing your inventions to market in 2011! I have been in contact with many inventors over the last year and it has been a wonderful experience.  However, I've noticed patterns in that many of you start moving toward your goals of bringing your inventions to market, and then somehow get stuck along the way.

Professor Recycles Rainwater and Sunlight To Bring More Color To Our Lives

It seems the New Year will be filled with an array of colors, recycled rainwater and solar power thanks to Michael Jones McKean's, professor at the Virginia Commonwealth University. Why? Michael has created a machine that can make man-made rainbows recycling natural resources.

Repurposing Gives Literal Meaning To Library Information Desk

Hello.  Welcome to the Delft University of Technology Library. I am the Information Desk and I am full of it.  How can I help you?

Christmas Light Jewelry Is Recycled And Trendy

DIY jewelry from recycled objects is becoming a growing trend for people who enjoy all things eco-chic. The latest idea is one that is fitting to the season, and also allows you to maintain a bit of the holiday spirit year-round.

Give the Gift of Green: 5 Eco-Friendly Wrapping Tips

This year don't just give green gifts, but wrap them green, too.  From purchasing specialty, eco-friendly paper to using what you already have in your home, wrapping with the environment in mind is easier and more festive than you may think.

Introducing Café Colon, the Canned Coffee Enema

Good news, everyone! Café Colon is a canned weight loss solution designed to bring your lower GI tract back to optimum health. You don't even have to like drinking coffee to enjoy the benefits... because you DON'T drink it.

PomegranateArt Easily Extracts Those Tasty Seeds

The only problem with pomegranates is getting those stubborn little seeds out of their protective casing without completely ruining your clothes and temporarily staining your skin.  PomegranateART is designed to quickly and cleanly remove the seeds from the pomegranate.

The Sharpie Dotifier - DIY Robots FTW

Sometimes, you've just got to build yourself a robot arm that draws pictures by dotting them on paper with a Sharpie, and that's exactly what Chris over at PyroElectro projects did. Enjoy!