Little Free Library is a creative idea, thought up by Todd Bol and Rick Brooks, that aims to promote literacy and bring communities together by putting up mini libraries in neighborhoods around the world. Started in 2009, it's a nonprofit that seeks to place these small, accessible book exchange boxes right in front of a house or on a street corner. (Take a book, return a book.) You can…
If horror movies are your thing, than do we have a cool new poster series for you. Just in time for Halloween, Creative Spark, a UK branding agency, has just released a collection of clever posters that feature classic horror films. All proceeds from the sale…
One of the greatest things about running My Modern Met is forming relationships with artists and watching their careers blossom. Back in May 2011, we first came across the wonderfully whimsical world of Christopher Boffoli or who we dubbed "…
Photographer Christopher Boffoli, master of the little people, recently created some Halloween themed photos for all of us to enjoy. After his post on My Modern Met went viral, Boffoli has gone on to have his incredibly creative Disparity series… Continue
Even guys have to admit, the game Little Big Planet was just a awesome game! It was how guys can introduce video games that their gfs can love because of the cuteness factor but more than that, it truly is a fun game. Well, they're coming out with a sequel and the trailer looks fantastic! I mean besides the regular levels, they've included what looks like adaptation of bricks, bust a move, space invaders, etc. How can you go wrong with classic games? Now if they can… Continue
Last time we checked in on the mysterious little people, they were hard at work and at play. What has happened since then? We've learned that they've all gone their separate ways. Each has decided to unearth their darkest secrets, to chase down their fears and confront…
If you have a friend who just can't fall asleep, tell them to quit thinking about work and get some shut eye. If you think he'll get violent with you because you're telling him what to do, get them the Little Sleep Machine - a digital sound player (looks like the new Shuffle) that's preloaded with 3 hours of soothing music. I'm imagining waves crashing and… Continue
What happens when you take a highly popular old school children's toy and mix it with other pop culture figures? Well, you get something as wacky and weird as Mari Kasurinen's My Little Ponies. For those of us that can remember the early 80's, My Little Pony was a cultural… Continue
Anne Gericke is a German jeweler who's trapped the little people into human necklaces and cuff-links. (She may have thought they were too unruly.) Take one look and you may think they're enjoying their confinement. But look a little closer and you may just find them plotting their escape.… Continue
With every picture, photographer Clark Little captures a moment most of us would often times miss. Growing up on the North Shore of Oahu, Little surfed the monstrous waves of Waimea Bay, where he learned to see the waves like none of us could. He took that inspiration even further as he started to photograph "crystal waves that resemble hand-blown glass" and… Continue
Before you bite into that apple or take a sip of that wine, may I suggest you say a little prayer of thanks for the little people? Their daily toil goes often unnoticed, how they labor in the fields day in and day out, only striving to please their masters. Of course, they do take advantage of their time off, you'll see them… Continue
Don't Forget That Spot, the Misses Will Be Mad Let your imagination run free and you might just find yourself seeing the world through the eyes of miniature people. This Flickr set by Vincent Bousserez shows us what little people do to make a living and how they spend their precious time off. It's a…
The Tenori-On is a revolutionary digital musical instrument developed by media artist Toshio Iwai and Yahama. It was introduced to the U.S. market in April 2008.
The intriguing handheld device is sort of a Lite Brite for music, with 256 LED push-buttons for sequencing music and adjusting tones. A short tap creates a ripple of light; while a more prolonged push… Continue
"Hello Kitty" HK-AK-47, from the Glambo Signature Series. $1072.95.
* Hand-crocheted shoulder-stock muffler
* Anodized titanium plating
* Fires standard 7.62mm 125 or 150 grain ammunition with a muzzle velocity of approximately 710 meters per second
* Maximum effective range of approximately 300 meters
* "A perfect gift for the young lady of the… Continue
The Little Mermaid: Ariel's Beginning, the prequel to The Little Mermaid (1989), has been released to DVD on Aug. 26, 2008! The animated feature is said to reveal King Triton's wild trysts when he was but a strapping merman lad working on the seashore and living the "bohemian" lifestyle (now try to say that fast five times).