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  • Crochet
    3 unusual free crochet patterns
    Many yarn artists use crochet to make things like blankets, scarves, and hats; however, some have used this craft to make more unusual items.While searching the popular pattern site Ravelry.com, chances are you will run across one of the following...
  • Tampa Bay's Rocketman Bob gives POV test drive!
    Tampa Bay's Rocketman Bob gives POV test drive!
    Everyone can customize their vehicle, but it takes a true enthusiast with advanced talent to create a fully custom vehicle. Known as "Rocketman Bob", you may have seen him flying around Tampa Bay in one of three rocket inspired vehicles....
  • Handmade Soap
    All natural beauty products made in Middle Tennessee
    When someone hears the word farm; they may not make an immediate association with beauty products, but there are many farms in Tennessee that offer handmade products with absolutely no chemicals. Some people are more than happy to buy products...
  • New Maryland Uniforms
    Strong Reactions To New Maryland Uniforms
    Upon the emergence of the University of Maryland Terrapins football team from the locker room for Monday night's football game against the University of Miami, it was easy to tell something was different: their uniforms. This created a...
  • Take a look inside this unique bubble house
    Take a look inside this unique bubble house
    This uniquely original home was built in the 1970's, on a hilltop and surrounded by vineyards and woods. With four bedrooms and two bathrooms, the Bubble House is located near the village of Vaison la Romaine, France and was built by Christian...
  • The di Rosa showcases the offbeat and unexpected
    California’s most unusual art museum: The di Rosa
    ‘Eclectic’ is an overused word, particularly in the world of art, but it applies perfectly to the fantastical gamut of artwork, artifacts and inventions at the quirky di Rosa. Sprawling over 53 acres of former vineyards in the Napa...
  • Half Dozen
    Style Over Substance at Philly Cupcake
    Philly Cupcake, located at 1132 Chestnut Street, is a wacky, whimsical shop full of eye candy, from the crystal chandelier, to the mannequin named "Isabella Cupcake" that inhabits the window. This fun and funky vibe transfers directly...
  • Would you play it?
    Lego my Eggo and Les Paul
    Ever wonder what a guitar made out of Lego's would look like? I never did, but apparently someone has beat me to it. A man anonymously named "Brad" has created a Les Paul replica made primarily out of Lego's. Judging by the size...
  • Foot Fetish?
    ...and you think you're strange?
    Some of the most brilliant, passionate, and artistic guitar builders would even be amazed by the obscure designs found on BoingBoing's website. They've made a compilation of the 14 most unusual guitar's that exist. Now to be fair,...
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    Eco-Camping among the vineyards in Bordeaux, France
    I am reporting to you from the heart of Bordeaux wine country in France, where I have been enjoying several days of a press trip to attend the wine festival here. But first I visited a peaceful, unique spot run by a lovely couple, that I wanted to...
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    The coolest hostels in the world
    Hostels are a fantastic and often overlooked potential choice for people traveling on more limited budgets - and they usually provide a more authentic, local experience than big hotels. You also get to meet and interact with other travelers from...
  • The Stratobowl
    The Stratobowl near Rapid City
    The Stratobowl, southwest of Rapid City on highway 16 is a spectacular sight. From the 1930’s and into the 1950’s, the Stratobowl was used as a balloon launch site for everything from atmospheric testing to high altitude records. The...
  • Free Unusual Summer Outing
    Free Unusual Summer Outing
    As far as inexpensive outings during the summer in Montreal, there is one that is one that is both unusual and yet good for the whole family or for an odd sense of a romantic date and that is plane spotting. It literally means going to a...