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26 06, 2018

Small Business Spotlight: FanFlaire

By |2018-06-26T00:08:14+00:00June 26th, 2018|Interviews, Shopping|0 Comments

Here are IGGPPC, we like to turn the spotlight onto small, geeky businesses, especially those run by women. This week we're checking out FanFlaire, a super rad shop that sells pins and patches for some of our favorite geek loves. Let's get to know a little more about shop owner Sarah and her awesome business! 

17 04, 2018

Geeks love: Ukulele

By |2018-04-16T19:38:54+00:00April 17th, 2018|Geek 101, Music, Shopping, Tutorials & DIY|0 Comments

The ukulele (uke) is a small fretted instrument that, we’ll admit it, kinda looks like a small guitar. Modern ukes were developed from the Portuguese machada (or machete), which was brought over to Hawaii in the 1800s by settlers. Introduced to North America through the Panama-Pacific Expo in 1915, the uke became a popular addition to jazz bands in the 1920s, and has fans all over the world, particularly in Japan.

2 04, 2018

Geeks love: Washi tape

By |2018-04-03T20:13:49+00:00April 2nd, 2018|Art, Culture, Geek 101, Shopping, Tutorials & DIY|0 Comments

Hello, and welcome to the column where we explore our favourite ‘geek loves’. Whether you’re reading to find a few ideas for that ‘five geek loves’ list as you search for a pen pal, to pick up a new hobby, or you want to know “what is that?” we’re sure to have something for you. This week we're talking about washi tape!

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