Behold la Chatelaine, the Versatile Device for the No-Bullshit Crafter

What, pray tell, is this remarkably versatile piece of utilitarian jewelry? It’s a “chatelaine,” which bore all the accessories most useful to an extremely fancy woman living in the 19th century. They held all sorts of things, from whistles to thimble buckets, and the really well-made chatelaines were minor… »5/24/13 10:25am5/24/13 10:25am

Who the Hell Collects These Django Unchained Slave Action Figures?

Along with the release of Tarantino's Django Unchained, the marketing geniuses put their busy little heads together and came up with all sorts of fun tie-ins. One of the brilliant ideas the brain trust dreamt up was collectible dolls of the characters. Because who doesn't want pose-able, 8" action figures of slaves… »1/14/13 10:00pm1/14/13 10:00pm