The crocheted Dwarven Helm comes complete with beard, fabulousness

SadDaysCrochet is currently winning the Internet with the unbelievably awesome "Dwarven Helm" crochet she made, which she's shown modeling above, for her brother. And deservedly so — I think anybody could mercilessly hack their way through a troop of orcs as long as he/she was wielding a decently sharp axe and wearing… » 12/27/12 8:40am 12/27/12 8:40am

These Hobbit cupcakes have movie-accurate Dwarf beards

To celebrate the release of The Hobbit, Wellington bakery Imaginarium Cakes made a baker's dozen (plus Gandalf, Bilbo, and Gollum) of Hobbit cupcakes, icing each one to carefully match its corresponding character's hairstyle and facial hair. The Bifur axe in the head is especially adorable, but I tip my Bofur hat to… » 12/16/12 5:00pm 12/16/12 5:00pm