I recently stumbled upon the Etsy store Clockwork Universe and immediately became obsessed with mechanical wristwatches. They just make sense to me. In a society overwhelmed with non-durable high tech gizmos, a hand-wound watch helps take the edge off.
Art Padelsky spent gratuitous amounts of time and energy hunched over a printmaking screen to bring into existence something the world has been missing for quite some time. Enormous Condom Pillows!
The title of Best Mom Ever has officially been won. Julie made her babies these Star Trek and Star Wars felt activity books. With a couple of tribbles, er, quibbles, I have to say these are possibly the only books a toddler could ever need. Now I understand the hipster fetish for Mormon Mommy Blogs. Sign me up for adoption.
Steampunk is a sub-genre of science fiction which had made its way into the world of fashion. These chrome metal steampunk goggles are interchangeable lenses with anti-fog, shatterproof UV-400, and come with fully functional alligator clips, claw spikes on the top, and a spike in one lens.
Ah, finally! Now we can let the rest of the world know exactly how we’re feeling, even when we don’t have an iPhone, iPad, laptop or Crackberry in hand. This status update t shirt comes with a Crayola washable marker to use to write messages and is proof again that you can find anything these […]
If you’re a vegetarian but still crave a good piece of meat every once in a while, Creme’s Cuts of Meat dress may be just your thing. Made of lightweight jersey, it has adorable cap sleeves and accentuates your yummiest parts. The pieces are cut and made to order much like a trip to the […]
Tights are still surprisingly the style rage going into the warmer summer months. Trick is to find an alternative that looks cool while keeping you cool. These Heart Shaped Bruises tights are an inexpensive offering from your friends at the DIY site, etsy. And they’re a prettier alibi when you’ve ”fallen down the stairs” or […]
First there were iPod covers, then iPhone covers. Now there’s Macbook keyboard covers. And not just any covers, either. Swirling, colourful, impressive looking covers that will make your fingers do a double take each time they pound a key. Each keyboard sticker is made with a special Avery MPI material. Fun.
Add some personality to your home with these wall-mountable, eco-friendly vanities by lovenostalgicwhimsy, who has paved the way in revamping and transforming aged brown leather luggage into medicine cabinets. They feature a classic red checker patterned interior with two shelves, a buckle and a bottom jewellery box.
Just what the world needs, more bizarre Etsy creations. And these ones pretty much take the cake. Featuring an array of subtle and not so subtle choices, these handmade sleeping masks are sure to freak out both your partner and any domestic animal you may have in your apartment. One size fits all. Use for good, not weevil.
On the Regretsy website, Etsy artistic disasters are called out and ridiculed, then sold to hapless readers, who want them for their kitsch factor, and who then send in photos of themselves posing with their newly acquired handmade messes. Recent Regretsy favourites include ‘twilight onsies, vulva jewlery and reusable pokemon pads’.