Christmas Gift Ideas: Bacon Bracelets! Spaghetti Headbands! And Curry Necklaces!


By day, Norihito Hatanaka works at a factory that creates industrial food art models for display at restaurants. By night, she creates super-fab food-themed accessories – and, oh, hat I wouldn't give for that spaghetti Bolognese necklace! Check out her work after the jump.  ... See the Rest

Eating Barnacles Is All the Rage Now

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Zagat claims that barnacles, yes, BARNACLES,  are the next obscure ingredient to make it big on the hipster foodie circuit. Feels slightly post-apocalyptic, but  if Zagat says it, who are we to argue? Check out these chefs as they head over to the Oregon coast to scrape up a mess o' the little critters and cook 'em up. Barnacle burgers, anyone? ... Watch Now

Life Changing Scientific Breakthrough of the Day: Microwavable Cake Batter in a Spray Can!!!

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Two Harvard students have created Spray Cake – YES! – cake batter in a whipped cream-style can that can be microwaved in 60 seconds. Unbelievable! What WILL science think of next? "It started as a class project," says co-inventor John McCallum, ... Watch Now

Edible Mist Machines. Now I’ve Heard Everything

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Remember that great 30 Rock episode where Liz is at a pretentious art gallery opening and the waiter comes by and says "The hors d'oeuvres tonight are boxes of pure oxygen infused with a saffron and a white truffle oil" – and, oh, how we in the audience laughed and laughed at that? Well, brace yourselves. It's a thing now.  Edible mist machines use ... See the Rest

Snack Time: Knit Food by Jessica Dance

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Super-kawii knitted meals by Jessica Dance. Jessica is a London-based art director, model maker, & prop stylist who specializes in creating handcrafted models, props and sets – and I just love love love this series of knitted food. The MacDonalds and the breakfast foods are particularly fun. ... See the Rest

Must-Have Burger Bangles!

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Burger, buns, cheese, lettuce, tomato – all in fabulous stackable bangles! Japan's Just Like Honeyee store is selling burger bangles for just¥14,000 (which is, I think, about $138). Get yours here! Because who doesn't want to wear a cheeseburger on their wrist! (via Poorly Dressed) ... See the Rest

Join the Bacon and Gravy Train To Lose Weight

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  Okay, I have no idea if this works, but I am here to help you dieters out there that just can't stay on the diet bandwagon because of the taste of so-called diet foods and shakes. The ever-so-gracious people at J&D have added yet another bacon flavored item to their roster to join their already epic bacon lip balm, Baconnaise and ... See the Rest

Watch This: The SAMSARA Food Sequence Showing

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Absolutely mesmerizing footage of how we get the food we eat. ... See the Rest