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Lightsaber Chopsticks

Lightsaber Chopsticks – $20.95 Is your favorite Asian meal lacking something epic? Bring the force back to your dinner table with the Lightsaber Chopsticks from the NeatoShop. This out of this world set features the lightsabers of Luke Skywalker and Yoda. Mealtime just became Jedi approved. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fantastic Star [...]

Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D Minor on the Big Piano

If you love Tom Hanks playing Chopsticks on the giant piano in Big, you’ll love this: two FAO Schwartz staffers in New York City playing Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor. Hit play or go to Link [YouTube]

Good Fortune Chopsticks

Good Fortune Chopsticks – $6.95 Do you know someone who could use a little help with their chopsticks? Are you looking for a way to save them from a life of frustration and starvation? Get them the fabulous Good Fortune Chopsticks from the NeatoShop! They are easy to use and oh so stylish! Be sure to check [...]

30,000 Used Chopsticks Transformed Into a Fallen Tree

In China, roughly 100 trees a day must be felled to supply the country’s demand for single-use chopsticks. In order to raise awareness and encourage the use of reusable chopsticks, the China Environmental Protection Foundation created a sculpture comprised of 30,000 used wooden chopsticks. Link

12 Impressive Chopsticks

Chopsticks can be just two plain sticks, or they could be works of art, clever conversation pieces, or engineered to make eating simpler. You’ll find some of each (except for the plain sticks) in a roundup by our own Jill Harness at Oddee. The chopsticks shown make learning to use them easy and fun for [...]

Does Your Food Look Too Edible?

If you’ve ever thought “this tomato is delicious, but I wish I could make it tackier by painting it gold,” then you’re in luck. Esslack is an edible spray paint that comes in both silver and gold and can be applied to just about any food. If that’s not enough for you, you can also enjoy [...]

Chopsticks Art

******************************************************* ******************************************************* I rarely enter a Chinese restaurant, therefore, I rarely need to use chopsticks… But as you can imagine, the very few times I have had the chance… I have never ever been able to eat with them. Copyright © star5112 on Flickr (…)Read the rest of Chopsticks Art (327 words) © Alexandra for Weirdomatic, 2009. | Permalink | 5 [...]