16 DIY crafts all geeks will like

1. Painted TARDIS Keds

2. Painted TARDIS Keds

Now you can own your very own TARDIS…shoes. Directions here.

2. 8-Bit Mario Granny Square Blanket

3. 8-Bit Mario Granny Square Blanket

Granny squares take only a few minutes to make, then you sew them all together. As long as you have an 8-bit pattern, you can adapt this technique to almost any pixel-ly illustration. Directions here.

3. Killer Comic Book Heels

4. Killer Comic Book Heels

The red tights and patent-blue-base shoes make these better than your average decoupage. Directions (in a tiny font) here.

4. Floppy Disk Planters

5. Floppy Disk Planters

Sure, they’re not associated with a show, but what geek doesn’t have some old floppys lying around? Directions here.

5. Giant Atari Joystick Lamp

6. Giant Atari Joystick Lamp

More complicated than your average crafting project, but proportionally cooler. Directions here.

6. Comic Book Coasters

7. Comic Book Coasters

Just make sure you buy two copies of each comic book, so you have one to read and one for your martini. Directions here.

7. Nebula Pillow

10. Nebula Pillow

Make it for your favorite astrophysicist. Directions here.

8. Mini Ewok Softie

11. Mini Ewok Softie

SQUEE. Directions here.

9. Spiderman Cross Stitch

12. Spiderman Cross Stitch

You can put it on a pillow, frame it and put it on your wall, turn it into a placemat or table runner, or sew it onto the front of a bag. Find the pattern here.

10. Lego USB

13. Lego USB

Unfortunately, because of the way these are made, you can’t stack them on top of each other. You also won’t want to step on it by accident. Directions here.

11. Jayne’s Hat Knitting Pattern

15. Jayne's Hat Knitting Pattern

Admit it: It’s your favorite costume piece from the show. And you’ve always wanted to have one of your own. Pattern here.

12. Pac-Man Corkboard

16. Pac-Man Corkboard

It’s just what you need to dress up your desk. Make a red bow and tack it to the top of Pac-Man to create a Ms. Pac-Man. Directions here.

13. One-Ring Scarf

17. One-Ring Scarf

By far the most astounding geeky knitting pattern, available here.

14. Star Wars Snowflakes

18. Star Wars Snowflakes

Maybe you’ve seen them before, but they still deserve a mention. Patterns availablehere.

15. Mandala Hat

19. Mandala Hat

Now you can wear Starbuck’s great mystery on your head, and only fellow fans will know why it’s more than a fantastic hat. Pattern here.

16.Zelda Heart Card

22. Zelda Heart Card

To give your loved ones who would actually know what you’re talking about. Directions here.