Collecting Stamps & Coins Are Common Hobbies But What About The More Uncommon Ones?


To get away from the daily grind of work, college, etc , everybody has that special time pass that makes them feel content at the end of the day, namely, a hobby. The first thing that comes to our mind when we say hobbie is probably playing a guitar, videogames and so on, but have you ever thought of this being your hobby?? Some of the hobbies these people have will get a good laugh out of you or just plainly disgust you. In the end everyone’s different and they do whatever gets them content, these are the most unusual hobbies, if you have one, feel free, shout it out here.

1. Taphophilia
Taphophilia is a passion for and enjoyment of cemeteries. The singular term is a taphophile. It involves epitaphs, gravestone rubbing, photography, art, and history of (famous) deaths.

2. Owling
It consists of crouching down on various objects in unusual situations and staring into the distance, just like an owl. Owling enthusiasts then take photos of themselves and post them on various social networking sites.

3. Extreme Ironing
Extreme ironing is both an extreme sport and a performance art in which people iron items of clothing in unusual locations. According to the official website, extreme ironing is, “the latest danger sport that combines the thrills of an extreme outdoor activity with the satisfaction of a well-pressed shirt.”

4. Smelling Armpits of Strangers

5. Hair Staircase

6. Knitting breasts
Audrey Horncastle gives her woolly boobs to daughter Rhona Emery, a community nurse, to help teach new mums to breast feed. With having made over a 100 in 3 years there is no stopping this lady.

7. Grooming Dogs have become the latest hobby of the people with too much time.

8. Accumulation Navel Fluff- This man has broken the Guinness records for this and his weird hobbie has put him on this list.

9. Hikaru Dorodango
Essentially, you make a ball of mud and draw the moisture out of it, while coating it with finer and finer grains of soil. Then you work the dirt, by hand, polishing it into a high-gloss sphere. You’re making art with your hands. The result is you have polished dirt.

10. Javelin Catching
The rush and danger of this surely certifies it.

11. Collecting Milk Bottles
Be it the brand and year produced, he has it.

12. Collecting Nazi Memorabilia
Whether it is tanks, guns or the uniform, getting your hands on anything that is nazi is the propaganda. Motorhead’s frontman Lemmy Kilminster is famous for this hobbie.

13. Fingernail and Toe Nail Collection

14. Serial VideoBomber
Paul Yarrow of south London definitely has a hobby, he likes to appear on television. So whenever a news camera crew gets set up in a public venue, he hangs around in the background on camera.

15. Being Batman
This Japanese man might not save you but his hobby will put a smile on your face.