Not technically a machine, but . . .


This is the world's largest freestanding building, an airship hangar built a decade ago at an by marcella
marcella
marcella Not technically a machine, but . . . This is the world's largest freestanding building, an airship hangar built a decade ago at an
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Not technically an "outdoor building" but hey . . . this is an amazing swing in a dedicated area.  Love it! by marissa
marissa
marissa Not technically an "outdoor building" but hey . . . this is an amazing swing in a dedicated area. Love it!
Beach House
Not technically a hoopty but... by bridgett
bridgett
bridgett Not technically a hoopty but...
Don't Quote Me on That
This is the world's largest living Organism, it's roots cover 800 hectares. It is edible but does not taste very good. by echkbet
echkbet
echkbet This is the world's largest living Organism, it's roots cover 800 hectares. It is edible but does not taste very good.
The Fungus Among Us
Technically not a library, but what an awesome sign. Would love one in my backyard. The only problem is...which way to go!? by rochelle
rochelle
rochelle Technically not a library, but what an awesome sign. Would love one in my backyard. The only problem is...which way to go!?
Clothes to die for
Technically shes not a model but she is my favorite actress and this is my favorite picture of her by douglas yang
douglas yang
douglas yang Technically shes not a model but she is my favorite actress and this is my favorite picture of her
women clothes
Technically this isn't a book but this quote is from one of my favorite authors! The Book Thief is an amazing book! by heidi
heidi
heidi Technically this isn't a book but this quote is from one of my favorite authors! The Book Thief is an amazing book!
things that I like
At 22.24 millimetres in diameter, this is the world's largest fine-quality round pearl. by diane.smith
diane.smith
diane.smith At 22.24 millimetres in diameter, this is the world's largest fine-quality round pearl.
Things For The Home
The Spirit of de Grisogono at 312.24 carats is the world's largest cut black diamond, and the world's 5th largest diamond, period. In a by szelann
szelann
szelann The Spirit of de Grisogono at 312.24 carats is the world's largest cut black diamond, and the world's 5th largest diamond, period. In a
jewellery
The world's largest chocolate fountain...at the Bellagio? How did I not know about this...I must go and see. by sindy kaur
sindy kaur
sindy kaur The world's largest chocolate fountain...at the Bellagio? How did I not know about this...I must go and see.
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Real amber is technically not a gemstone or mineral, but instead is fossilized sap from prehistoric trees that grew as far back as almost fifty million years ago, primarily in Scandinavia and elsewhere around the Baltic Sea. It is generally accepted that the amber from the Baltic region is the world’s finest. by AislingH
AislingH
AislingH Real amber is technically not a gemstone or mineral, but instead is fossilized sap from prehistoric trees that grew as far back as almost fifty million years ago, primarily in Scandinavia and elsewhere around the Baltic Sea. It is generally accepted that the amber from the Baltic region is the world’s finest.
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"This is not a machine, it's the world's greatest home-maker" Some great #vintage #sewing advertising #Elna From Quilt Market. by sandy
sandy
sandy "This is not a machine, it's the world's greatest home-maker" Some great #vintage #sewing advertising #Elna From Quilt Market.
Products I Covet
Danbert Hall in the County of Swansea, Wales - This large Victorian town house with three stories and attics is a grade two listed building, built in the 1880s for Daniel Edwards. But he never lived at Danbert Hall, for when the builder went bankrupt the house was not completed. by TamidP
TamidP
TamidP Danbert Hall in the County of Swansea, Wales - This large Victorian town house with three stories and attics is a grade two listed building, built in the 1880s for Daniel Edwards. But he never lived at Danbert Hall, for when the builder went bankrupt the house was not completed.
Houses
Weighing 138.7 carats, the Rosser Reeves Ruby is one of the world's largest and finest star rubies because it is not only clearer and more translucent that the Delong Star, but also possesses a sharp six-rayed star. This Sri Lankan stone is renowned for its great color and well-defined star pattern. by casandra
casandra
casandra Weighing 138.7 carats, the Rosser Reeves Ruby is one of the world's largest and finest star rubies because it is not only clearer and more translucent that the Delong Star, but also possesses a sharp six-rayed star. This Sri Lankan stone is renowned for its great color and well-defined star pattern.
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OK, this is not a beautiful transformation, but it sure works great.  Take the drum out of an old machine and use it as a fire-pit. by melva
melva
melva OK, this is not a beautiful transformation, but it sure works great.  Take the drum out of an old machine and use it as a fire-pit.
DIY ideas
A Gang of Turkeys is Taking Over Staten Island: About a decade ago, a local resident released her nine pet birds at the South Beach by abigail
abigail
abigail A Gang of Turkeys is Taking Over Staten Island: About a decade ago, a local resident released her nine pet birds at the South Beach
A Pinboard by Paul
Well...  Not a big purse person but I saw this purse on a gal in The Woodlands about 2 years ago and LOVED IT...  this one is used... by artasha
artasha
artasha Well... Not a big purse person but I saw this purse on a gal in The Woodlands about 2 years ago and LOVED IT... this one is used...
All Me
The world's largest solar tower facility is to be built in California http://bit.ly/143ftmy by jum jum
jum jum
jum jum The world's largest solar tower facility is to be built in California http://bit.ly/143ftmy
building I love
AN-225. The world's largest plane by deloris
deloris
deloris AN-225. The world's largest plane
Places I would Love to go
I'm not an atheist but this is funny and true. The bible is a story... by Lacoste marie
Lacoste marie
Lacoste marie I'm not an atheist but this is funny and true. The bible is a story...
Motto
Delicious blue chocolate cake! real cake and real chocolate with blue & blackberries  Technically this is of course not a blue chocolate cake but this was our blue version of the ‘Chocolate Jewels” The recipes is English but metric the video is in Dutch but the process is pretty easy to understand even if you don’t speak Dutch. You can’t really go wrong. by berta
berta
berta Delicious blue chocolate cake! real cake and real chocolate with blue & blackberries Technically this is of course not a blue chocolate cake but this was our blue version of the ‘Chocolate Jewels” The recipes is English but metric the video is in Dutch but the process is pretty easy to understand even if you don’t speak Dutch. You can’t really go wrong.
Want this
The Easter Egger chicks look like little quails and run around like them too. This is Gadget in a moment of calm. She was sold as an Ameraucana, but I imagine she's technically an Easter Egger. by rena
rena
rena The Easter Egger chicks look like little quails and run around like them too. This is Gadget in a moment of calm. She was sold as an Ameraucana, but I imagine she's technically an Easter Egger.
stuff for my girls
Knitted hamster - not technically felting but it is very cute by mae
mae
mae Knitted hamster - not technically felting but it is very cute
My Style Pinboard
Not technically a "Big Thing"... but the entrance to Vic Heslops shark museum, Airlie Beach, Queensland by marta
marta
marta Not technically a "Big Thing"... but the entrance to Vic Heslops shark museum, Airlie Beach, Queensland
Nice Things
The Tupolev Tu-160 is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed in the Soviet Union. Tu-160 is currently the world's largest combat aircraft, largest supersonic aircraft, and largest variable-sweep aircraft built. In addition, the Tu-160 has the heaviest takeoff weight of any military aircraft besides transports. Designed in 1981 and still in production. It was the last strategic bomber designed for the Soviet Union. It can carry 40.000 Kg at 2.220 Km/h. by ruth
ruth
ruth The Tupolev Tu-160 is a supersonic, variable-sweep wing heavy strategic bomber designed in the Soviet Union. Tu-160 is currently the world's largest combat aircraft, largest supersonic aircraft, and largest variable-sweep aircraft built. In addition, the Tu-160 has the heaviest takeoff weight of any military aircraft besides transports. Designed in 1981 and still in production. It was the last strategic bomber designed for the Soviet Union. It can carry 40.000 Kg at 2.220 Km/h.
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Here’s another Koolhaas, the CCTV Building in Beijing. 2008. I’m pretty sure this is not how it actually looks at night, but it was the clearest picture I could find. What a gorgeous transformation of the basic skyscraper:’) by jill
jill
jill Here’s another Koolhaas, the CCTV Building in Beijing. 2008. I’m pretty sure this is not how it actually looks at night, but it was the clearest picture I could find. What a gorgeous transformation of the basic skyscraper:’)
Recipes to Try
Ships of the Great Lakes: An Inside Look at the World's Largest Inland Fleet by Best Sellers
Best Sellers
Best Sellers Ships of the Great Lakes: An Inside Look at the World's Largest Inland Fleet
Book
Technically NOT a bow-tie, but it looks awesome. by bridgett
bridgett
bridgett Technically NOT a bow-tie, but it looks awesome.
Don't Quote Me on That
This is Not an Alien Orb, Just the World's First Spherical Treehouse Hotel - TechEBlog by lilly
lilly
lilly This is Not an Alien Orb, Just the World's First Spherical Treehouse Hotel - TechEBlog
architectural expressions
Lloyds building, London. This Richard Rogers design the building was innovative when built 20 years ago in having its services such as staircases, lifts, electrical power conduits and water pipes on the outside, leaving an uncluttered space inside. #EPRA holds a January event in this space for the listed real estate sector to consider the coming year. by tiquis-miquis
tiquis-miquis
tiquis-miquis Lloyds building, London. This Richard Rogers design the building was innovative when built 20 years ago in having its services such as staircases, lifts, electrical power conduits and water pipes on the outside, leaving an uncluttered space inside. #EPRA holds a January event in this space for the listed real estate sector to consider the coming year.
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Not only is this an excellent photo (love the lighting) but look at that epic boat/fort! by indigoboots
indigoboots
indigoboots Not only is this an excellent photo (love the lighting) but look at that epic boat/fort!
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