Category Archives: Animals

Aruba Is for…. Uh, What Is This, Actually?

Sometimes I will find an item at a client’s house and I will need a moment to consider whether it is truly weird enough to warrant an entry on this blog. Other times, it’s as crystal-clear as the waters of … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Art, Chatchkes, Naughty Bits, Utterly Useless Things, What Is It? | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Gimme Some Sugar

It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a woodland creature bleeding from the eyes. This video features my lovely assistant Ilana. This sugar dispenser was given to my client by her mother-in-law. It features a holly motif painted over some bulges … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Kitchenware | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Freaky or Adorable? You Decide.

This is a coin purse that turned up in a junk drawer in Watertown, MA. When you squeeze the monkey’s cheeks, its mouth opens, revealing your change. While I think it could be cute to “feed” the monkey a coin, … Continue reading

Posted in Accessories, Animals, Purses | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment