Link About It: This Week’s Picks

Beef jerky underwear, gun-controlled lamps, Frank Lloyd Wright's doghouse and more in our look at the web this week

1. Trash Beetle Indian artist Haribaabu Naatesan promotes VW’s eco-awareness campaign by reconstructing the iconic Beetle entirely from salvaged refuse. The “Think Blue Beetle” is created from 2,805 bits of detritus collected by VW in various cleanup drives. 2. DIY Beef Jerky Underwear Throw those gag edible undies aside and prepare yourself for some unmentionables that will really satisfy your hunger. A great project for …

Chris Johanson Words of Advice

Beef jerky underwear, gun-controlled lamps, Frank Lloyd Wright's doghouse and more in our look at the web this week

In a video by Aaron Rose for The Generic Man, the talented street artist Chris Johanson drops some wisdom as he playfully paints the backdrop. From “we are ant people on an ant planet” to “this is your trip, do whatever you wanna do”, Johanson’s casual outlook on “the circular energy” of life puts a shining spot on going with the flow.

Made Fashion App

Beef jerky underwear, gun-controlled lamps, Frank Lloyd Wright's doghouse and more in our look at the web this week

As Fashion Week gets underway, runway-flanking reporters and others on the list can keep track of what saunters down the catwalk with this new Shazam-like fashion app. When someone says the future of fashion is now, they’re right—harnessing special soundwave and geo-tracking technology, Made is able to sync your phone to the show you’re attending, providing hi-res photos with designer stats in real-time. No more …