Whether you’re five or 105 everybody wants to be a superhero at some point in their life! So when looking for comic themed gifts Getting Personal have come up with some nifty little gifts for the quirky minded.
How nerds suppose to express their love if the only language they talk is about physics, chemistry or mathematics? Boston-based illustrator Nicole Martinez give one solution through her “Nerdy Dirty” illustration series, which are love illustrations for the geek in all of us. In her minimalism lab-inspired designs, Nicole turned some nerdy phrases into lovey-dovey or even somewhat dirty lines. You might need some chemistry/physics/mathematics knowledge to understand these prints. But as long as you find out, I am sure they will make your day. [behance]
You fog my spectacles.
Came across this bizarre pants today and not sure have you guys seen this before. Designed by Erik de Nijs, this pair of pants is, I guess, designed under the name of fashion but for the Geek at Heart. A set of speakers, a wireless mouse and a keyboard are integrated in the jeans. According to the designer, this makes it possible to move freely behind your computer and still be in control. But seriously, keyboard on pant? Check the key arrangement, how can that be comfortable. And how the heck do you wash this pair of pants, anyway? [source]
While we would expect gamers and geeks would seek to shut out geek world of consoles and controls for a while during the day but it seems contrary – They want to recreate virtual world inside their real homes. Try to understand the geek’s world or be one of those coolest geek? Just take a look at this gallery of uber-cool home and office appliances, furniture and other decorative elements. Hope you enjoy!
1. Tetris Pots: Plant & Play [link]
If you’ve ever tried to breastfeed your plants, it may be time to admit that you have a serious garden coddling problem. Why not channel all that extra energy into playing Tetris with their tetromino shaped pots? After awhile you may even forget there was anything growing in them; which means you’ll finally stop killing your plants with kindness and see those Perennials through to adulthood; or possibly subject them to Tetris induced neglect. Eh, it’s a start.