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Fairy Tale Fashion Exhibit: Once Upon An F.I.T Time

The Museum at The  Fashion Institute of Technology has created an imaginative, one-of-a-kind fashion exhibit based on 15 different fables that range from Alice in Wonderland to the Little Mermaid. Read on for more information and more than a little...fairydust.


Pack More And Still Have A Full Camping Set With Sea To Summit Kitchen Camping Gear

When you're planning a camping trip, you have to conserve space in your pack. The people at Sea to Summit, campers themselves, recognize this and have designed camp kitchen products that collapse and will save you space when packing your gear. Check out their kettle, pot, bowl and cup and kitchen set below.

Vegan Star Wars Shoes: Olsenhaus, The Force and The Jedi

The Force, Luke Skywalker and the Jedi all live in the hearts and minds of Star Wars lovers. Learn more about a new shoe collection dedicated to the characters of this sci-fi classic and the mission behind  their creation to forever eliminate cruelty to animals.

Dumbell 1/2 Keeps You And Your Home Decor Looking Good

Sometimes, when buying a set of dumbbells for in home workouts, people don't consider that they'll have to find a place to store them when not in use. Dumbbells are fairly unattractive, so you want to keep them out of eyesight. With the Dumbbell1/2, not only will you get a functional, re-designed dumbbell, you'll get a piece of workout equipment that isn't an eyesore.

VSSL Flashlights Will Give You More Than Just Light

Look in any camper's backpack and you'll find a flashlight. It's a staple of camping. Another staple of camping is the utility tool. As flashlights have become more powerful and smaller, VSSL has created flashlights that utilize the former battery hulls as storage canisters for various camping supplies. Check out their 6 flashlight units.

DIY 55-Watt Solar Light Bulb From An Ordinary Bottle Of Water

How to make a solar light equivalent to a 55-watt bulb in just three easy steps. You won't believe it's this simple!

Tiny Wearable Power Supercapacitor Packs High Density Charge

Meet the micro-supercapacitor, which is a big word for a tiny wearable electronic device that packs a high density charge. Read on for more on this amazing new wearable power source that may make the standard battery a thing of the past.

Ultra Long Distance Wheelchair Is A Stylish, Lightweight Design That Will Go The Distance

Modern athletes have come to expect top-notch function in their athletic equipment. They also expect a bit of style, and often choose equipment, equal in function, based on personal style alone. However, disabled athletes have limited options when it comes to choosing their equipment. Designer Andrew Mitchell conceptualized the Ultra Long Distance Wheelchair with both function and style in mind.

Wi-Fi For Those Living Off The Grid

Thousands of people who have embraced the less-is-more attitude and those hoping to go green have discovered you can create your own DIY Internet connection a lot more easily than expected.

MIT Researchers Develop a Bandage With a Brain

Meet the team of MIT reserachers who developed an amazing smart bandage that may well revolutionize medical tech and fitness hardware by its ability to detct infection and dispense medication.

New ili Translator Allows Users Instant Translations On The Spot

The world of translation has just gotten smarter and faster. Now you can have translations done on the spot instantly with a new wearable device called ili that saves you time and trouble.

SnoSoot Takes Sledding To The Next Level

Whether you're a winter sports guru or you just enjoy the occasional ride down a powdery hill, you may want to check out SnoSoot. Sledding with SnoSoot is unlike any other sledding experience, because instead of hopping on a sled, toboggan or any other piece of equipment, you wear your sled.

Blue Panel Steel Conceptual Shoe: Alternative to High Heels

Meet Dutch avant-garde shoe designer, Marloes ten Bhomer, who has designed the blue panel steel high-heeled shoe. It's different and requires a bit more respect than just a request to not step on them, as was the case with their blue suede cousins of more than six decades past.


Want To Freak Out Your Friends? Check Out This Creepy Phone Charger.

Want to charge your iPhone while also scaring your friends to death?  If so, check out Grow Cable... and get ready for a shock.

20 Christmas Sweaters That Are Not Just Ugly But Wrong

Some of these ugly sweaters are intended to be risqué, and others perhaps unintentionally naughty. Regardless, the results are hilarious. Here's are 20+ great examples of the new trend in Ugly Christmas Sweaters, the ugly, naughty and oh so  very wrong...