Katana iPhone Holder

It is well documented that function and ease of use can very well take a backseat on account of badassery. Now the Katana Hilt iPhone Holder might not be the easiest to use products around; but dammit you get to carry the phone around like a katana. That is so totally badass. The idea is currently only a concept from Japanese designer Kengo Maeda for GOES Inc. Well if the Banana iPhone case can exist, we see no problem with the Katana making its appearance.

Papercraft Illustrations of Classic Nintendo Games

Canadian artist Steph Caskenette‘s papercraft renderings of scenes from classic Nintendo games are wonderful. The touch of paper makes these good old games and memories look exquisite with an added teaspoon of nostalgia. The images were not created by using actual paper, but the digital effect works just as good for the purpose. Prints available on RedBubble.

Shocking Reality of Unrealistic Beauty Standards of Photoshop [video]

It is well known that models are often photoshopped into the glamorous looks we see published. But to what extent is the change? This video shows things exactly the way they are. It is my opinion that the model looked extremely delightful in the “Before” look; something I would unashamedly declare to the world that “I would eat that”, and even the most astute would understand, probably agree and say they had the same feelings.