Create words with brass push pins in a foam board and frame. Quick, original, affordable art. #diy

Push Pin Art

Pushpins on foamboard. Trace your design first, buy twice as many pins as you think you'll need. If framing, cut foam board to frame first. - Cute way to use the push pins I bought for my DIY headboard and didn't end up using.

Believe it or not, this is in Istanbul, some day I hope to visit there...   Fransız Sokağı - French Street by aniarenia, via Flickr

If New York has Chinatown and Little Italy, then Istanbul has "French Street" full with tented buildings, street musicians, cafés, bars and art centers. Photo by Aniarenia

Rainbow Stairs - Istanbul, but I heard on NPR the gov't repainted the stairs grey/green, saying it wasn't allowed to have rainbow stairs.

༺✺❥Charmeleon Collections❥✺༻ "Our Colourful World" Rainbow Stairs - Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul, Turkey, skyline. Glorious!  It was Istanbul, then Constantinople...  ;)

Turkey, what a skyline, glorious! It was Istanbul, then Constantinople.


Galata Tower, in Galata, Istanbul, Turkey One of the most beautiful cities in the world.

Mosquee Bleue Istambul

Sultan Ahmed Mosque (Blue Mosque), Istanbul, Turkey - 13 Fascinating Places Spiced Up with Amazing Architecture

Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul is the largest city in the Middle East and contains nearly active mosques. This is a list of three of the most amazing mosques in Istanbul.