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Raptors in Hats Appear When You Type This Code on 'Vogue' UK's Website

By Caitlin Petreycik on
(Vogue UK)Let's all tip our hats to ShortList Magazine editor Jonathan Pile, for he has brought us the most delightful thing on the internet today. (Twitter/@jonnypile)The discovery that, when you type the Konami code — a famous video game cheat — on British Vogue's website...(Wallpapersus.com) A raptor in a hat appears, just to the right of Kate Moss, and dashes across the screen. Sometimes she's wearing a cloche. And sometimes, she'll be in a fedora sort of mood. And sometimes, if you're...Read Full Story

You'll NEVER Guess Which Brand Has the Most Popular Board on Pinterest

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo via StyleBistro's Pinterest) Follow us!So, which brand—out of aaaall the retailers in the super-saturated Pinterest community—do you think has the most followed board on Pinterest? We're betting you'll never guess who.According to a report in Mashable, a recent study looked at 5,000 branded Pinterest boards in mid-March to see which of them were the most popular in terms of followers, comments, likes, and repins. The big winner in the "Most Popular Boards by Followers" category—beating...Read Full Story

Guinea Pig Wigs Are Things You Can Buy Now

By Caitlin Petreycik on
(Guinea Pig Fashion) You know what would really give your single guinea pig the confidence she needs to get back in that guinea pig dating scene? A weave! Luckily, Tokyo-based website Guinea Pig Fashion sells such things for $7. Your tiny rodent friend can even choose between a blonde bombshell style or glossy, Kate Middleton-esque waves. And, when she finally meets the guinea pig of her dreams, Guinea Pig Fashion can outfit the entire wedding party. Just look at this beautiful satin bridal...Read Full Story

Indispensible Product of the Day: Reversible Pet Bow Ties

By Danica Lo on
Today in things we didn't know we needed until right now: Reversible Pet Bow Ties from UK e-commerce store Firebox. They run about $15 each (£9.99) and they fit dogs, cats, and any other household animal with a discernible neck measuring between 7 and 11 inches around (probably not fish).The e-comm site also, helpfully, delineates three good reasons for buying this bow tie. They are:1. Increase elegance and intelligence of your pet2. Coolidge's Dogs Playing Poker series is a landmark in fine...Read Full Story

So, Upper East Siders Are Now Tattooing Their Dogs—Thoughts?

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo via Thinkstock) Because gem-encrusted collars and mini designer duds just aren't enough to be considered a high-society pooch these days, Upper East Siders are now taking their pups to "celebrity groomers" for, get this, temporary dog tattoos.Yup, faux doggie ink is the latest rage in canine fashion, or so DNAinfo, an NYC neighborhood news blog, reports.Some of you might be wondering why a human person would pay another human person $100+ to stencil a glittery rosebud upon the...Read Full Story

Watch a Cat in a Shark Suit on a Roomba Chase a Duck [VIDEO]

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo via YouTube)Because it's Monday morning—and Monday mornings suck—here is a video of a cat in a shark suit sitting on a roomba, chasing a baby duck.You're welcome.LIT-TRALLY, the only thing that could make this scenario better would be Tom Haverford in the corner cheering: "Shark-Kitty Roomba, tearing it up!"(Photo via Tumblr)That is all. Happy Monday!Read Full Story

May We Interest You In Some Tortoise Sweaters?

By Caitlin Petreycik on
(Mossy Tortoise)Tortoises have been woefully neglected in the pet clothing department — Where are their tiny neckties? Their golf hats? — but it looks like their time to accessorize has finally come, thanks to Etsy seller Katy Bradley, a.k.a. Mossy Tortoise, who crochets tortoise cozies. Some designs — like this $13 bulls-eye knit — are meant to help pet owners spot their tortoises when they're (slowly) playing outside. "DO NOT use your tortoise for target practice," Bradley warns.(Mossy...Read Full Story

Pomeranian Alert! Tous' Newest Supermodel is Furry and Four-Legged

By Danica Lo on
(Courtesy Tous) Spanish luxury accessories brand Tous just released a preliminary sneak peek at its newest campaign—which is set to break in major magazines this June—and we just had to show them to you because, omigod, they're just too cute! The summer ads feature an adorable Pomeranian (with a puppy haircut!) wearing Tous' famous teddy-bear-shaped jewelry. We think the doggy looks very glamorous, don't you?Read Full Story

Cute of the Day: Watch This Baby Pig Mosey Along in a K'Nex Wheelchair [VIDEO]

By Lindsay Schallon on
(Photo via Facebook)We interrupt your post-lunch, mid-week slump to bring you the cutest, heartwarming-est, #meep-iest thing you'll see all day, maybe month — a disabled 10-day-old piglet who's learning to walk with a K'Nex wheelchair.World, meet Chris P. Bacon. (Cripsy bacon!)Just a few weeks after the first video was shot, Chris P. Bacon made his official on-air debut on a local news network, just like any other adorable Internet animal, where his veterinarian poppa proudly showed him — and...Read Full Story

The New Official Hangover III Trailer is Here [VIDEO]

By Danica Lo on
They're baaaaack.... in Vegas! The Hangover Wolf Pack trio make their third and final appearance in the film franchise. It's not entirely clear from this first peek trailer what happens in the movie—all we know is that Alan buys a giraffe:Here's the trailer:Read Full Story