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Realistic-Looking Fake Food Jewelry Looks Good Enough to Eat

Fake Food Jewelry

Look away if you’re on a diet and want to still be on one at the end of the day. Because while we’re talking fashion accessories, they might as well be food because of how close to the real thing they actually look. This line of jewelry was created by Hatanaka, a Japanese manufacturer that specializes in making uber-realistic plastic food replicas for restaurants.

Now they’re expanding their line of business to the fashion industry with their bacon belts, soba necklaces, spaghetti hairpieces, and pasta earrings.

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C-3PO And R2-D2 Wedding Bands For Star Wars Geeks

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These are a pair of nice-looking Star Wars themed wedding bands. One is made out to look like R2-D2 while the other C-3PO. Who wears which is entirely up to you of course, but if you’re enough of a geek, disagreement over this might just be enough to fuel endless arguments ultimately leading to your divorce… I mean, do you really want to give your wife the C-3PO ring, while keeping the obviously cooler R2-D2 for yourself?

They’re the work of jeweller Juan Hidalgo, and we don’t know how much they cost.

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Qalo Ring: An Alternative to Typical Wedding Bands

Qalo Ring

 

Compared to men, women are more particular when it comes to jewelry. How many times have you heard one of your guy friends say that they’ve lost, misplaced, or banged up their rings so badly because he forgot to take it off while mountain climbing? The solution isn’t to buy a spare ring or wear it around your neck; no, it comes in the form of the Qalo Ring.

It’s a simple band that dudes can wear on their ring fingers without having to worry about possible wear and tear. Made from thick silicone, the rings are comfortable yet durable enough for active lifestyles. The best part? It’s only $20, so you don’t have to worry about breaking the bank if you ever need to buy a replacement.

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For the Person Who Transformed You: Transformers Bumblebee Ring

Transformers Bumblebee Ring

Bumblebee is one of the most beloved Autobots from the Transformers franchise. He was the one of the first bots that we were introduced to in the first movie. It’s also worth mentioning that he’s been in every one of the movies, and that’s saying something, seeing as how Michael Bay doesn’t think twice about killing off some of the bots to get a point across.

That said, it makes perfect sense to feature Bumblebee on a Transformers-inspired ring–not only for his marketability, but for his bright and aesthetically-pleasing design. That and the fact that he turns into a snazzy Camaro seals the deal for me. The ring features Bumblebee’s playful mug right smack in the middle of an adorable sterling silver and gold-plated band.

It’s available from CustomMade for $299.

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For Lethal Couplings: Gas Mask Diamond Ring

Gas Mask Diamond Ring Rings are a symbol of love and commitment. They’re indicators of your fashion sense, sentiments, and even your political views. Where the Gas Mask diamond ring falls under, I’m not sure. Probably all of the above, although I’m unsure on the love and commitment part for obvious reasons.

The ring is adorned with gorgeous black and white diamonds, which are set on 18-carat gold with a black finish. Wear it in protest, wear it to showcase your sense of style (and deep pockets), or simply wear it because it’s fun.

The price? $7,000.

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Looks Good Enough to Eat: Burger Bangle

Burger Bangle

The Burger Bangle is a set of bangles that come together to form something wonderful and mouthwatering: a big fat juicy burger with lettuce, onions, cheese, and tomatoes. Take it apart and you can wear each component bangle separately for a different look. It might not be a good idea to wear this while you’re on a diet though, for obvious reasons.

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Now This is Putting a Ring On It: Giant Cathedral Ring

Giant Cathedral Ring

Take a cue from Beyonce and put a ring on it! It doesn’t have to be a ring with a huge rock or something that’s over-the-top fancy, because what’s more important is what the ring symbolizes. However, if you can afford it and know your fiance would want something that’s larger than life, then maybe this giant Cathedral ring will do.

Its maker, MetalCoutureJewelry, didn’t hold anything back when they design the humongous ring. Something they probably didn’t consider though: the wearer poking herself in the eye when she reaches up to fix her glasses or hair or something.

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Do More Than Just Wear ‘Em: McWhinney Active Wedding Rings

McWhinney Active Wedding Rings

 

People spend thousands of dollars on wedding rings without considering the fact that they might be too tight or too loose a few years down the line. Then there’s the matter of wearing them and taking them off if your significant other chose a ring in a size that’s a little off. Cue Jeff McWhinney and his line of “active” wedding rings, which have a unique hinged mechanism that’s similar to the one on watch straps.

That way, the rings are easy to remove when you’re about to play some sports, wash dishes, or do something where rings typically get in the way. The CNC-machined rings are available in six designs and in a wide range of sizes. Prices start at $825.

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Functional Fashion: Flask Bracelet

Flask Bracelet

 

 

It’s important to stay hydrated throughout the day. If you can’t be bothered to tote a water bottle in your bag at all times, then what about wearing one around your wrist? The Flask Bracelet was designed with women in mind, but brave dudes can sport one if they don’t mind the inevitable teasing that’ll come from colleagues who’ll wonder why in the world they’re sporting this huge bangle on their wrists.

Designed by Cynthia Rowley, the Flask Bracelet is exactly what it’s name says it is: it’s a bracelet that doubles as a flask and vice versa. It can hold up to 3oz of your beverage of choice, be it water, juice, or beer. Granted, it’ll probably give you sore wrists at the end of the day if you fill it up to full capacity. Is the added convenience worth the pain? You decide.

The Flask Bracelet is available online for $225.

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