Trü-Fit arrives in a 4-inch wide, 7.75-inch tall cardboard box; it’s about a quarter of an inch thick, compared to the flat envelopes we’re used to seeing. You tear a perforated tab across the top to open the box, which unfolds into a cross shape. Show More Summary
I've finally waded my way through all of the piles of cards affected by The Big Spill. These cards are from the last two trades whose contents all literally fell all over each other like some out of control cardboard game of Twister....Show More Summary
So this is what living in M.C. Escher's Relativity feels like! Play the Cardboard Box Assembler flash game by Fernando Ramallo and Miguel Ángel Perez Martínez: Link [Flash game] - via Look At This
Giant Cardboard Robot Today I went to Maker Faire Bay Area 2013 with my mom, my daughter and some friends and really had a blast. The fair also runs on Sunday May 19th, so if you’re in the area, you still have time to head down to the San Mateo County Event Center for the [...]
I found Mr Chou's godown and mounted to Mr Chou's house. Nothing had changed since my last visit. The cat and the dog moved from floor to cardboard box to suitcase, like a couple of chess knights who cannot get to grips.Graham Greene, The Quiet American, Penguin, 1967, p.170. (Original date of publication 1955.) [A Literary Reference index]
When I was a kid, the best day of my life was the day my mom gave me her old Barbie Dreamhouse. It was made of pink cardboard, but equipped with all the swanky Malibu details you’d expect. My barbies spent many hours cooking dinner in the luxury kitchen and then retreating to the bedroom [...]
Originally scheduled for June, Metal Gear Solid: The Legacy Collection will arrive via cardboard boxes to North and South America on July 9, publisher Konami announced this afternoon. The PlayStation 3 exclusive bundle includes Metal Gear (Metal Gear? Metal Gear!) Solids 1-4, including Peace Walker and VR Missions. Show More Summary
I have this 1967 Creative Playthings catalogue lying around somewhere, but I swear, I never noticed these cardboard play structures until John from Wary Meyers pointed out these photos on a recent eBay auction. First, yes, a flatpack Creative Playthings playhouse made from cardboard [alright, technically "plastic-coated fiberboard"]. Show More Summary
Keep your scissors, blades, and other crafty sharps orderly and secure with a smart, funky cardboard office supply organizer! Read the full article on MAKE
What happens when you mix a pinhole camera with a vintage twin reflex, then craft the whole thing out of stiff paper? We don’t know, but we’d sure like to find out. At a camera shop in Edinburgh, I spotted it: A vintage, bellowing lens camera with crystal clear glass and a pricetag within my reach. Show More Summary
I often wonder what it would be like to have my very own TARDIS and the Doctor Who Life-Size TARDIS Cardboard Cutout is just the thing to satisfy that itch of curiosity. Sure, it won’t help me encounter Cybermen, Daleks, or Weeping Angels… but is that really a bad thing? Now if you want a [...]
Will a cardboard foosball table actually work well? Not sure. But still... kinda cool.
The plant's basically foam and cardboard, which seems totally not safe at all for something that spews flame. The fireballs are made with the aid of powdered non-dairy creamer. Artist Caleb Kra...
Mark Saal has a new column in the Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner, but he doesn’t have a name for it yet. The reader who comes up with a winner gets life-sized cardboard cutouts of Palin and Saal. “That’s right, TWO cardboard cutouts for just ONE winning entry,” he writes. “Granted, this second cutout is a homemade … Read More
Kartoni is a game made from 100% renewable materials.
image credit Canadian Marc Derepentigny has been building costumes as far as he can remember, even dating back to his early childhood. It first started with cardboard and hot glue, eventually evolving into styrene plastic and Crazy Glue,...Show More Summary
Marta Crass created this incredibly realistic cardboard camera without the use of any precision machining tools (like laser cutters or plotters). Measuring 6.5” x 4.5”, the replica camera is modeled after a 1960s-era Nikon camera given to Crass by her
It hit me a few weeks ago when DT reader and Cargo Collective guru Amber sent along the cover of Ishikura Hiroyuki's DIY cardboard furniture book, Papa, Mama, tsukutte!: damn, that is a fine and simple cardboard play kitchen! And I wondered...Show More Summary
Since 2007, one of America’s top exports to China has been… trash. Yes, trash. That includes everything from scrap metal and paper to cardboard and crumpled soda cans. The United States sold $10.8 billion worth of metal and paper scrap … Continue reading ?