Super effective, super easy pixelated Mario wall art project by Katja at Shift Ctrl Art – just card stock and foam tape! Step-by-step description here; image here.

Super effective, super easy pixelated Mario wall art project by Katja at Shift Ctrl Art – just card stock and foam tape! Step-by-step description here; image here.

DIY for the brave – knitted Bat’leth scarf! Pattern available at Ravelry by Kimberly Gintar.

DIY for the brave – knitted Bat’leth scarf! Pattern available at Ravelry by Kimberly Gintar.

Wearable art in the shape of wings. So skilled and gorgeous. Vintage green silk wing scarf by Shovava on Etsy.

Wearable art in the shape of wings. So skilled and gorgeous. Vintage green silk wing scarf by Shovava on Etsy.

This was painted in the kids’ room, but a similar cartoon wall mural would easily work in a home office or studio. Calvin & Hobbes mural by Dana at House*Tweaking.

This was painted in the kids’ room, but a similar cartoon wall mural would easily work in a home office or studio. Calvin & Hobbes mural by Dana at House*Tweaking.

A Tootless hug charm – what could be cuter! By TheWhiteMandara on Etsy.

A Tootless hug charm – what could be cuter! By TheWhiteMandara on Etsy.

When there’s so much rain you feel like you might as well live underwater: the Kraken umbrella from The Kraken Supply Shop.

When there’s so much rain you feel like you might as well live underwater: the Kraken umbrella from The Kraken Supply Shop.

My Little Ponies of the sea? Knitted My Little Cephalopod plushies by Mimblex on Deviant Art (aka Mumbles); image via Laughing Squid. Not available anymore, but Mimblex says the instructions are to be in their Etsy store, IndoorDinosaur.

My Little Ponies of the sea? Knitted My Little Cephalopod plushies by Mimblex on Deviant Art (aka Mumbles); image via Laughing Squid. Not available anymore, but Mimblex says the instructions are to be in their Etsy store, IndoorDinosaur.

The best kind of pencilhead – keeping it sharp with these earphones from Mollaspace.

The best kind of pencilhead – keeping it sharp with these earphones from Mollaspace.

Don’t smash your melon! Watermelon water sports helmet from Nutcase.

Don’t smash your melon! Watermelon water sports helmet from Nutcase.

Just add a book! And a book, and a book, and a book… Ampersand bookends by Jonathan Adler from Barnes & Noble.

Just add a book! And a book, and a book, and a book… Ampersand bookends by Jonathan Adler from Barnes & Noble.