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HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT To Be Released

HARRY POTTER: THE CREATURE VAULT To Be Released

Harry Potter fans such as ourselves are having quite a year with all of the new and exciting announcements and additions to our favorite wizarding world.  The most recent news to break is that a new book entitled Harry Potter: The Creature Vault will be hitting shelves this October.  It's being published by Harper Collins and it's part of the Harry Potter behind the scenes looks at the film series.  The encyclopedia will be a total of 208 glorious pages long and here is the official synopsis: Dementors Tell Me More!
HARRY POTTER Studio Tour To Add Dark Arts Section

HARRY POTTER Studio Tour To Add Dark Arts Section

For the first time since the Harry Potter Studio Tour opened in London in March of 2012, it's being expanded to include a Dark Arts section.  The tour will now include the Death Eaters HQ beginning on Tuesday October 14th.  Props included inside will consist of Charity Burbage suspended overhead, Nagini on the table, the Hand of Glory, and the Vanishing Cabinet.  There will also be Dark Arts activities held October 17th through November 3rd where you'll be able to see the Halloween feast and Tell Me More!
HARRY POTTER: Hogwarts House Themed Quills

HARRY POTTER: Hogwarts House Themed Quills

These Harry Potter themed quills allows the user to display pride for whichever Hogwarts house they've been sorted into.  Etsy shop Mythical Menagerie is selling one dyed and painted on pheasant feather for each of the four houses, Gryffindor, Slytherin, Ravenclaw and Hufflepuff.  Each quill is hand painted and made to order.  The quills display the house crest along with adjectives of the students placed into each.   (via Nerd Approved) Tell Me More!
HARRY POTTER: Hand Drawn Marauder’s Map Dress & Hair Bow

HARRY POTTER: Hand Drawn Marauder’s Map Dress & Hair Bow

This Marauder's Map dress and hair bow are immensely impressive because they were drawn by hand with fine point sharpies.  The map is incredibly detailed and tumblr user permetstu totally nailed it for LeakyCon.  According to her, the text on the front of the dress took three and a half hours to complete. (via Fashionably Geek) Tell Me More!
HARRY POTTER: Ollivander Wand Maker Tank

HARRY POTTER: Ollivander Wand Maker Tank

This adorable 'Ollivander Wand Maker of Fine Wands' looks like something that any Hogwarts witch or wizard would wear on a quiet day of studying in the Hogwarts common room when they're not required to wear their house robes.  The tank advertises Ollivaders shop in Diagon Alley and we can totally see it being an easy add on purchase when your wand is choosing you before starting your first year of classes.  Especially since Gringotts is right in the vicinity, so lack of gold is no excuse to pass Tell Me More!
DIY: HARRY POTTER Golden Snitch Cupcakes By justJENN

DIY: HARRY POTTER Golden Snitch Cupcakes By justJENN

We cannot wait to try making these adorable golden snitch cupcakes by justJENN.  She also baked two other styles of cupcakes, one bearing the Harry Potter logo in the form of a glittery sugar cookie, and the other adorned with an edible chocolate frog.  You can obtain full instructions on how to make all three of these cupcakes on justJENN's blog.   (via That's Nerdalicious) Tell Me More!
New HARRY POTTER Back Cover Art Revealed

New HARRY POTTER Back Cover Art Revealed

A few days ago, we showed you the final cover reveals for the new Harry Potter illustrations being released in the UK by Bloomsbury.  Today, we're going to show you the back cover art because who doesn't want to see more Harry Potter art when given the chance? The back cover art is also designed by Jonny Duddle and the reprinted books are going to include extra material from Pottermore.  The new books will be released on September 1st. (via Hypable) Tell Me More!
HARRY POTTER Final New Covers Revealed

HARRY POTTER Final New Covers Revealed

Yesterday Bloomsbury Publishing revealed the final few covers for the redesigned Harry Potter books designed by Jonny Duddle.  The books will be available in the UK only beginning on September 1st.  We're so in love with the new covers and the beautiful typography of Harry's name that we're considering owning a third set of the beloved books is a necessity. (via Mashable) Tell Me More!
Novelty DISNEY Ears By House of Mouse Are Too Cute

Novelty DISNEY Ears By House of Mouse Are Too Cute

If you're like us, you probably purchase a new pair of Disney ears each time you visit the park.  So often, that it's difficult for Disney to keep up with new styles to add to our collections.  That's where the Etsy shop House of Mouse comes in!  These handmade mouse ears are just darling and they have a wide variety of styles to choose from, both character themed and just plain fashionable.  Prices range from $25-$27 per pair.  Here are some of our favorites:   Tell Me More!