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  • February 8, 2016
    This is the Setae Flatware set 3-D printed in metal by the designers at Francis Bitonti Studio. After printing, the set was cast in sterling silver for a beautiful, sparkling finish. I bought a 20-piece flatware set from IKEA for $8. It looks absolutely nothing like this one... / Continue →
  • January 13, 2016
    These are the Hobbit/Lord Of The Rings themed tobacco pipes carved by ultra-professional pipe carver SVpipesdesign. I think he also takes commissions, but the Gimli one is available for $2,500 if you're interested. I am interested, but I don't have $2,500 to spend on a pipe. ... / Continue →
  • December 15, 2015
    Dave wanted to propose to his girlfriend in a special way. And what's more special than a custom Lord Of The Rings themed lightsaber? Nothing, that's what. Cross franchise sci-fi/fantasy weaponry is the IN THING right now. My wife could come tell me it's our anniversary tod... / Continue →
  • December 4, 2015
    This is the Dwarven beard that redditor morihime braided herself after somebody suggested she do something different with her hair. You know one time my girlfriend suggested I do something different with my hair so I set it on fire and now she doesn't suggest I try new things ... / Continue →
  • November 2, 2015
    Well, Halloween is over, so you all know what that means. "CHRISTMAS FULL STEAM AHEAD." Yep. A couple of my neighbors put their decorations up yesterday. I am going to go over there sometime this week and ring the doorbell and sing carols. And by carols I mean Incubus song... / Continue →
  • October 26, 2015
    This is a map of Middle Earth annotated by J.R.R. Tolkien in green ink with some of the real-life European inspirations for locations in Middle Earth. The map was discovered by Blackwell Rare Books in a copy of Lord Of The Rings that used to belong to British illustrator Pauli... / Continue →
  • September 22, 2015
    This is the five-foot Barad-dûr fire pit created by ImagineMetalArt. It's for sale on Etsy for $690 if you're interested. I like the dragon flying around the bottom, I thought that was a nice touch. Still, you know what the first thing I think is everytime I see something li... / Continue →
  • August 13, 2015
    This is the IndieGoGo campaign to build a full-scale replica of Minas Tirith somewhere in southern England. The architects and structural engineers behind the project have calculated they only need around £1,850,000,000 (~$2,885,000,000) to make it happen. If they don't reach... / Continue →
  • July 6, 2015
    This is Brendan M and his 1:65 scale 75,000 LEGO Tower Of Orthanc (previously: this six foot version and LEGO's official Orthanc playset). Brendan looks sweaty but I'm pretty sure that's just a print on his shirt. He spent over a year building the 8-foot 9-inch tower, the rea... / Continue →
  • May 27, 2015
    This is a visual comparison of the approximately 1,350-mile (~2,172 km) trek Sam and Frodo traveled from Hobbiton to Mount Doom with the equivalent distances on maps of the United States and Europe. In the US, the same 1,350-mile journey would take you from Los Angeles to Aust... / Continue →