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BoeTech

Posted in anatomy, geek, products, wish list with tags , , , on December 17, 2014 by shewalkssoftly

BoeTech has a selection of dynamite anatomical (and other geektacular) cookie cutters that I would love to use for next year’s holiday cookie batches. I don’t care if they’re not gingerbread men and snowflakes! Who wouldn’t want these cookies?

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Of course, these are perfect for any time of year. Personally, I think the hearts make a great wedding cookie…if the wedding indeed has cookies (and I’m aware not all weddings do, but in my ideal world there are cookies everywhere).
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These would be my reward for a loved one who comes up with a brilliant idea.
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BoeTech

Cuphead

Posted in animation, geek, technology, video, video games with tags , , , , on June 23, 2014 by shewalkssoftly

I don’t own a gaming console of any kind, but I’m digging the trailer for this game, done in the style of 1930’s cartoons.

From the source: Studio MDHR, which developed the game, is aiming to launch later this year on Steam and Xbox One. It’s a great catch for Microsoft, which is trying to build a catalogue of unique and interesting games beyond the Call of Duty and Halo fare. The studio also hopes to release the game on the Sega Master System. Yes, the console that was released back in 1986. It would be the complete package, with a box, cartridge, and game manual.

The game follows the same style of early animation. Studio MDHR is taking the time to use actual cells and is inking by hand to create that classic effect. The music for the game is also live recorded Jazz, none of that MIDI stuff.

Any gamers out there? Would you want to play this?

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Thanks for the link, Bettie!

Halloween Countdown: Novel Creations

Posted in Books, craft, geek, halloween, wish list with tags , , , , on October 23, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Novel Creations is an incredible Etsy store for the discerning literary geek. There’s a selection of classic horror for the Halloween season (or in my case, all year).

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I have to get my hands on one of these…though not sure which I would choose. Perhaps this one:

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Novel Creations

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Espionage Cosmetics: NAILED IT!

Posted in astronomy, fashion, geek, products with tags , , , on August 9, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Oh, NAILED IT…you had me at “nebula.”

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Finally, nail art for nerd girls! I’m just posting the nebula series because they are my favorite. The creators use actual nebulae instead of artistic fabrications because they “didn’t want to piss Neil deGrasse Tyson off.” Bonus points to them! Other great nerd themes await us as well.

NAILED IT Kickstarter

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Periodic Cookies

Posted in anatomy, food, geek, science with tags , , , on July 10, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Periodic Cookies makes two glorious sugar cookie designs that caught my eye. Atomic particles and lab goodies!

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I think I’d rather decorate a Christmas tree with these than eat them. But they would be the perfect snack to bring to a party of geeks (thinking of you, Matt & Steph!).

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Periodic Cookies

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Phrenology Bike Helmet

Posted in anatomy, craft, geek with tags , , on June 23, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

This is my favorite bike helmet of all time (too bad I’m not a bike kinda gal due to illness).

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The artist can even paint using a color pallet of your choice and a phrenology chart custom to your personality.

Belle Helmets
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Periodic TableWare

Posted in geek, home, products, science, wish list with tags , , , , on June 19, 2013 by shewalkssoftly

Periodic TableWare is a fantastic new kickstarter that brings a little science to the table (literally).

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Geek homes everywhere need these! Starting with this geeky blogger.

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A mere six words nicely summarize my feelings about this project.

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