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Simpsons Lego Set

After creating a web frenzy at the beginning of the week with some leaked photos, Lego have officially announced the Simpsons Lego Set. To celebrate the beloved animated series´ 25th anniversary, Lego have teamed up with Twentieth Century Fox to create a limited-edition construction set that includes the Simpsons iconic Springfield home, and a line of 16 mini-figures of popular characters from the series. The house kit will be available at the beginning of February for $199.99, the mini-figures will retail for $3.99 per character.
 
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JACK PUZZLE | Image

JACK PUZZLE

This great looking 3D puzzle looks a lot easier than it actually is. The Jack Puzzle by Craighill is compromised of six notched brass bars that interlock in one and only specific way, but be forewarned, if you take it apart, you might not be able to figure out how to put it back together. Rest assured though, assembly instructions are included just in case. Precision milled by a skilled machinist in Massachusetts, the elegant piece is a desk object, a paperweight, a...
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MOD BOX

In Modern times the new concept of live/work space is starting to become very popular. We have already shown you a few examples previously,  the "Ecospace WorkPod", the "Archipod garden office", and the "Office Pod". The Mod Box featured here is a higher-end version, it has very low energy consumption and is fitted with state-of-the-art appliances and fixtures....
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CONDO FISH BOWL | BY UMBRA | Image

CONDO FISH BOWL | BY UMBRA

Now with this fish bowl from Umbra, you can give your fish an upgrade to a penthouse suite. This original idea was the winner of the 2009 Canadian Student Design Competition and is now available to buy. Its a quirky modern upgrade of the traditional round glass bowl. Making this bowl even more unique is the ability to stack other bowls on top of it creating a fish apartment complex!...
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