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rug-10If there’s one thing that urban apartment dwellers like myself miss, it’s being able to relax in a natural environment. Luckily, artist Alexandra Kehayoglou has a solution. Using remnants from her parent’s carpet business in Buenos Aires, Kehayoglou creates carpets, rugs, tapestries, and other textiles that bring nature to you.

Meadows, snow, green pastures, pools of water within grassy areas are just a few of her gorgeous creations. Needless to say, they are the perfect spots to curl up with a good book.

Check out more examples on Nerd Approved

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As anyone who’s ever owned an Easy Bake oven can attest, what can go wrong when you gave a kid a small electric appliance and a baking kit?

This Ninja Turtles Pizza Oven comes with a cheese pizza mix, spatula, baking pan, and a measuring tool that will give you the ability to make a totally rad cheese pizza in just 15 minutes.

You can even get a refill pack with 6 more mixes to share with your friends.

Cowabunga!

Product Page: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Pizza Oven ($54.99) / Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Pizza Oven Cheese Pizza Refill ($6.99)

chloe-bruceDaisy Ridley may have done some of her own stunts in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but Chloe Bruce was there when serious skills were needed.

Let’s just say she kicks ass with a staff.

She’s also doubled for Zoe Saldana in Guardians of the Galaxy and Jaimie Alexander in Thor: The Dark World. Plus, she’s a World Kickboxing Champion.

Check out the video on Nerd Approved to see her in action…

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Let’s raise a glass and toast the fine folks at Francis Bitonti Studio for creating this Elven-inspired 3D-printed metal, sterling silver finished “Setae Flatware”.

The pieces are created by weaving four independent strands in different designs to produce this beautiful and functional set of utensils. They look like something pulled straight out of Rivendell.

Check out more pics below.

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jedi-belle-topThe last time cosplayer Elizabeth Rage was featured here, she was cosplaying Belle as Slave Leia. This time around, Belle has some Jedi training and a new Lumiere lightsaber made by @jedi_dude_jay and @ltoycreations.

Check out more pics on Fashionably Geek

doctor-who-coloring-bookRemember those really cool Harry Potter coloring books? We just learned that a Doctor Who version by the same publisher is about to be released and it’s just as cool.

There’s just one thing I want to know –– what are the consequences of coloring a Weeping Angel?

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download-e1454371159448So the only question about these new Harry Potter charm bracelets from The Noble Collection is, what took them so long? Noble is currently offering 4 different bracelets representing the four houses of Hogwarts. Most importantly, at least 15% of the purchase price will go to the Lumos foundation.

Gryffindor and Hufflepuff come in gold plate, while Slytherin and Ravenclaw are silver plated. All four bracelets have a Sorting Hat and the Lumos butterfly.

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Heinz has a new Super Bowl ad that knows exactly what you want to see.

A whole lot of wiener dogs dressed as hot dogs in a mad dash for Heinz condiments.

Enjoy.

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download-13-e1454270630613Poe Dameron’s jacket in Star Wars: The Force Awakens has become an icon all on its own. Not only is it worn by the undeniably sexy Oscar Isaac when we first meet Poe Dameron, but it’s the jacket that brings Rey and Finn together. It’s also the jacket that launched a thousand (okay, more) Finn/Poe ships.

This replica jacket by Film Jackets isn’t perfect, but it’s certainly close enough to pass. It’s up to the wearer to bring out the magic that is obviously inherent in this famous outerwear.

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db3Running wasn’t the only thing happening at the Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend—there was also shopping for some really cool merchandise.

Dooney & Bourke was on hand with new limited edition Star Wars bags in their satchel, letter carrier/crossbody, and pouchette styles. They’re white leather with pink, green and orange symbols and a matching pink lining.

No word on if they’ll be available at other Disney events or locations in the future, but if you’re dying to have one, eBay has you covered.

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