Brilliant Parents Recreate Famous Movie Scenes With Their Baby and Basic Household Items

May 19, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

If there’s one thing most parents are good at, it’s finding ways to stay entertained using anything and everything around the house. That was the case for Lilly and Leon Orson, creators of Cardboard Box Office, a blog that began after they accumulated a lot of cardboard boxes (due to moving) and a baby (due to, well, you know how that stuff works).

With their social lives drastically altered, they wanted to find a way to make housebound weekends more fun, so they began building famous movie (and some television) scenes out of what they affectionately call their “favorite domestic junk.”

The costumes, props, and sets in Cardboard Box Office are created entirely out of everyday household items, toys, cardboard, and “three individuals slowly losing their sanity.”

Here are some of the highlights:

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Chicago STILL Hasn’t Fixed Their Potholes, and This Guy Knows Exactly What to Do About It

May 19, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Remember Jim Bachor, the guerrilla artist who installed gorgeous floral mosaics in Chicago’s ugly potholes?

Well, he’s back, and better than ever…

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This summer, he’s filling more of Chicago’s potholes with very appropriately themed mosaics: ice cream!

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These installations look both gorgeous and tasty…

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But Bachor’s not just beautifying Chicago this year.

His sweet treats have been so popular — even appearing on Reuters — that he’s taken the show on the road (so to speak)…

Rats ATE This 90-Year-Old Tortoise’s Legs, But One Family Gave Her a Brand New Lease on Life

May 14, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

When rats viciously gnawed off the front legs of Mrs. T, a 90-year-old hibernating tortoise, her human family feared she didn’t stand a chance.

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Via: The Irish Mirror

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26 Creative Business Cards That You’ll Actually Want to Keep Around

May 8, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Teen Uses Everyday Objects And Transforms Them Into Astonishingly Creative Art

May 5, 2015 By Megan Berman 0

Hilarious Illustrations Remove ONE Letter From Famous Film Titles to Make TOTALLY New Movies

Apr 23, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

Sometimes the funniest things come from mistakes like typos. And sometimes the funniest things come from intentional typos or, rather, removing one letter from famous movie titles and giving them a new description, as demonstrated by this thread on Reddit.

Inspired by the thread, writer and illustrator Austin Light began a daily art project in which he created a funny series of illustrations depicting scenes from the imaginary movies that came up in that discussion. And now we all get to enjoy the brilliance…

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“The story of how a police officer works through his PTSD and adjusts to his new robotic implants with the help of the sexy soothing sound of his oboe.”

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35 Ingeniously Creative Packaging Designs that Practically Sell Themselves

Apr 22, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0

They say you can’t judge a book by its cover, but it’s hard to argue with the fact that in today’s competitive retail environment, product packaging and first impressions are as important as the product itself.

These 35 ingenious product packaging designs prove that a well-designed (and clever) package can make the product inside really stand out from the crowd.

Thelma’s Treats delivers clever along with cookies.

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Via: Thelma’s Treats

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35 Products You’ll Want To Buy JUST For Their Insanely Clever Packaging

Apr 22, 2015 By Abby Heugel 0