1950s Shasta-inspired campers for birds

Cheyenne Tulsa Contributor

By Cheyenne Tulsa in New Design on Monday 29 October 2012

Over the years there have been vintage houses for cats and mansions for dogs. Now, wood-worker and avid bird lover, Jumahl, has designed a series of 1950s Shasta-inspired campers for birds. Each camper is constructed with durable marine-grade plywood. The aluminum door is both a design accent and a deterrent to squirrels, while the curved awning is just pure style. There is even a slide-out bottom tray for easy cleaning. Since the camper birdhouses went on sale thru Etsy, most have been have snatched up, leaving only the turquoise ones in stock. If you’re interested, you can buy one here.

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Ryan O’Rourke’s birdhouses

Melissa Banigan Reader Find

By Melissa Banigan in New Products on Friday 4 September 2009

What do you get if you mix Bauhaus and birds with a flat, Paul Steinberg aesthetic? Gorgeous illustrations by Ryan O’Rourke, as well as a wide array of carefully constructed birdhouses that will make city dwellers wish they lived in the suburbs.

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