iCraft Current

Here we sort through all the weird, crazy, interesting and funny things happening in the arts, crafts, and fashion worlds with a touch of humour. If something sounds a bit off, it probably is! :) So be sure to check out the news behind the jokes and enjoy!


This reminds me of Play-doh, except incredibly advanced. Seems like it'd be fun to try, and even getting things "wrong" could work out. Plus, clearly creates brilliant ideas: who doesn't want to see Buddha on a treadmill?? (Must click!) Read more
These shoes, not boots, were made for walking, and that's just what they'll do - they'll walk you wherever you want to go thanks to GPS technology installed right in them! And they don't even look like space shoes, they're a pretty sleek, well-heeled leather pair.

Do you think this could be a trend that will catch on?

Another question: what happens when it rains??? Read more
Whether you love or dread Valentine's Day, leave it to National Geographic to have found inspiring photos of love that aren't all nauseating and cliched. In fact, they're warm enough to melt even the coldest of hearts! Read more
Can't decide whether I'm relieved or disappointed that the "raw" look at fashion didn't include the following:
- Lady Gaga's meat dress
- Anything resembling America's Next Top Model contests
- Models' food choices

Anything you wished you saw? Read more
Imagine having a whole city inside your head? How would you get it out? These famous architects have done an incredible job of bringing their visions to streets and towns all around the world.

Kinda makes me want to buy a pack of crayons... Read more
Okay, so it's not technically a Christmas, or holiday, tree but it seems like it should be!

This tree-turned-art installation in Berlin plays soft music as chestnuts fall, so in the very least, it should inspire some warm and fuzzy holiday feelings. Read more
Want to make your holidays extra artsy and extra scary at the same time? Take it from the Norwegian embassy in the US, who honoured Edvard Munch's painting The Scream by decorating a Christmas tree with 700 ornaments in its creepy, scary face.

Or you could choose to make a bunch of ornaments that depict the Mona Lisa and confuse everyone! So many options - whose painting would you most like to convert to... Read more
It's the perfect time of year to look around and turn old objects into brand new projects and crafts. Whether you're stuck inside because of the chilly weather, or have kids home for the holidays, Amy Azzarito's new book helps get you started. Your home will be front cover-worthy in no time! Read more
The term "crazy cat ladies" has always been wildly unfair, as cats are very awesome and loving them is perfectly reasonable.
These artists, including everyone from Picasso to Jean Coctou and Salvador Dali (pictured) are helping prove just that: Clearly, true geniuses love cats! Read more
Jean-Paul Gaultier is known for making his mark in fashion for everything from the pointy bra made famous by Madonna to his iconic perfume bottles and a whole host of incredible couture.

A new exhibit put together by the Montreal Museum of Arts is giving people a chance to explore a multimedia presentation of his work, and if you can't be there, check it out here. Pointy bras, not included. Read more



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