Posts tagged "awesome affordable etsy finds"

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Dangerous Dinner Plate

Here are three ways to put this skull and crossbones cross-utensils dinner plate to good use:
1.Mount it on the wall to add a little goth style to your kitchen.
2. If you are poisoning someone, serve them a big pile of food on this plate, wait until they’ve eaten enough to reveal the image,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / September 3, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Words Of Wisdom

My friend Katelyn is terrified of flying. Like, sweating, crying, white-knuckles-gripping-the-armrest terrified. We took a trip to Hawaii a few years ago and things got really turbulent about halfway through the flight. I tried to comfort her by cracking jokes, holding her hand, and listing off air travel safety statistics, but ultimately the only thing…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 21, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: The First Rule Of Cross Stitch Is…

If you want to spice up your home decor situation, try hanging this sweet little embroidery hoop on your living room wall. “Fight Club” fans will immediately recognize the quote, people who haven’t seen the movie will be confused, and everyone will feel vaguely threatened. Mission accomplished. [$12, Valerie Photo]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 5, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Just Your Type

Is this t-shirt simple? Yes. Straight to the point? Definitely. Delightfully specific? Of course. Curiously poetic? You betcha. Last question: Would you wear it? [$22, dpcted]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 12, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: The Necklace Who Lived

“Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2″ hits theaters in less than two weeks. This awesome lightning bolt necklace is the perfect accessory for a midnight screening, and unlike, say, a floor-length Gryffindor robe, it’s subtle enough to wear to work the day after. [$12, ChrysDesignsJewelry]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / July 5, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Jaws Of Life

I have one of Berkley Illustration’s awesome shark-wearing-a-suit prints hanging in my house, but now they’ve expanded their offerings to include this bottle opener featuring the world’s best-dressed great white. A quirky piece of art that also opens my beer? Yes, please! [$6, Berkley Illustration]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 30, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Floating Leaves

A nearly invisible thread connects the two leaf pendants on this necklace, which makes it look like they’re floating on your collarbone. The result is a gorgeous and unique piece of jewelry, although it might cause strangers to stare at your chest (not super enjoyable). And possibly start rumors that you’re a witch (always enjoyable).

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 26, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Elk O’Clock

I’ve never seen anything quite like this elk bracelet. Everything about it — from the the rhinestone face to the majestic antlers and four chunky gold chains encircling the wrist — is so delightfully strange. Wear it with your sweet sundresses to hit up parties and concerts this summer. Not only will it add a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / June 11, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: This Necklace Is Making Me Thirsty!

What kind of people might want to wear this gold-plated pretzel necklace, you ask? Here are a few that spring to mind immediately: salty snack enthusiasts, employees of Auntie Anne’s, swing dancers, Seinfeld fans (“This necklace is making me thirsty!”), and people who go to baseball games just for the food. The only demographic I…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 26, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: To Hell With Housework

Show your true colors in this vintage apron printed with the not-so-subtle message, “To Hell With Housework.” Because even if you like cooking and cleaning (tell me your secret!), there’s no harm in doing your chores with a little rebellious flair. [$12.50, lulouandada]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 8, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Modern Mr. Darcy

Whether you’re looking for a way to clearly label your own Mr. Darcy, subtly hint to your partner that he (or she) could be a little more Darcy-ish, or maybe just send a heartfelt gift to Colin Firth, this “I am Mr. Darcy” T-shirt is just perfect. [$22, Brookish]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 1, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: A Shot In The Yarn

Whether you’re a hardcore knitter or a hardcore vodka drinker, this pair of shot glasses — one clear, one blue — would be a great addition to your lifestyle. And if you’re a fan of drinking while knitting, well, more power to you. Just be careful with those needles. [$24, Bread & Badger]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 24, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Perfume Pop Art

Whether Chanel No. 5 is your signature scent or you just like the bottle, this pop art print perfectly captures the iconic product. And how chic would this look hanging above an antique vanity? Next on my to-do list: buy an antique vanity. [8 x 10 print: $23, Etsy: Candidate]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 10, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Let Debbie Harry Hold Your Drink

Stains on your coffee table are decidedly un-rock ‘n’ roll. Remedy the problem and impress your friends with a set of ceramic album cover coasters. Choose from favorites like Blondie, Pink Floyd, and Radiohead.
A set of four will run you about fifteen bucks. Setting your coffee on a miniature replica of The Wall?

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 22, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Pin On A Pig

My friend Molly has recently become obsessed with miniature pigs. She dreams of having a miniature pet pig named Penelope and walking it around town on a little pig leash. And can you blame her, really? I mean, look at this. Speaking of miniature pigs, check out this adorable vintage brooch. Pin it on a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 15, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Perfectly Preppy

I’d love to throw on a pair of top-siders and this perfectly preppy hairbow and spend the afternoon lounging on my sailboat. Next on my to-do list: procure a sailboat. [$8, Lanita]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 20, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Good Morning, South Dakota

It’s pretty much impossible to have a bad morning when you wake up to four dead presidents smiling up at you from your coffee mug. Although the coffee probably helps too. [$10, Etsy]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / January 5, 2011

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Teeny Tiny Masterpiece

As gorgeous as this Starry Night ring is on its own, how awesome would it look paired with this bra? I think Van Gogh would approve. [$19, Kimari Jewelry]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 28, 2010

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Paris Je T’aime

Think of all the cool things you could put in this gorgeous locket: a photo of your lover, a photo of your dog, a cute little poem, a tiny cheat sheet for your French quiz … the possibilities are endless! [$8, Urban Rose]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 21, 2010

Awesome Affordable Etsy Find: Bird Nest Ring

Who needs an actual nest egg when you can get this gorgeous freshwater pearl nest ring for about 20 bucks? [$22, Star Creations]…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 15, 2010
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