As enviable television characters go, the ones on HBO’s Girls fall somewhere between Betty Draper and Tuco Salamanca. “Sometimes we tailor the clothes to fit her even worse,” Jennifer Rogien, the show’s costume designer, tells The New York Times of star Lena Dunham‘s wardrobe. But that hasn’t stopped HBO and others from creating all sorts of ridiculous Girls-related products. This is America, after all! Here are the five wackest ones so far. More
The people of Etsy sure do love them some Ryan Gosling. And, as it’s a site of commerce, they hope you do, too. From tea towels to jewelry, it seems there’s nothing in life that can’t be improved by a hearty dose of everyone’s favorite Baby Goose. Here are ten of Etsy’s most eccentric Gosling-related offerings.
Whether you prefer seeking out indie theater or trolling Reddit, there’s something for everyone in Blogologues: Younger Than Springtime, Lively Productions‘ irreverent series curating the most absurd Regretsy entries and Hunger Games posts. More
In the cold gloom of February, sometimes the only thing that can get you warm (or to wake up) is black coffee or sweet tea. Whether it’s a lack of funds for take-out caffeine or a desire to save the environment, reusable mugs are often prettier then their cardboard cousins. More
This Valentine’s Day you might be hoping for jewelry or chocolates, but what about the low cost, low calorie stuffed animal? After a couple of coupled Valentine’s Day you’ll have probably amassed a small army of teddy bears, but that doesn’t mean something fuzzy to cuddle from your new guy wouldn’t be appreciated. More
There’s only ten days until Valentine’s Day, and just as important as the gift you get for your significant other is the card. Handmade cards are more romantic then store bought ones, but not all of us are artists. Here are ten cards that will let you say a unique “I Love You,” without subjecting your valentine to a glued pasta heart. More
Charm bracelets can be a pretty way to show off details about yourself. You could spend years picking out the perfect charms on trips and getting them as gifts. Or you could let an Etsy shop owner do all the work and have a finished bracelet in a week.
It’s the middle of January, when all the Christmas lights are down, your resolutions are getting harder to keep, and there’s nothing to distract you from the biting wind that’s trying to tear apart your face. Here are a collection of scarves that should be able to keep your neck and checks warmer and cheer you up while you pray for spring.
Lockets are jewelry treasure chests. The original flickr accounts. And they’re come so far since the uniform golden hearts in WWII movies. Now you can get one with wings or gears or a girl hearing a fox!
Because you’ve had one too many puppy calendar and aren’t ready for nuns having fun, here are some calendars no one else in your dorm will have hanging on their wall. And you can take a first step with your new years resolutions of supporting independent artists. More
Here’s a list of the most oddly specific gift-of-the-month clubs we could find on Etsy and elsewhere, from nail polish rings to “forbidden foods” to panties. More
You don’t need to see his identification… These aren’t the headphones you’re looking for. Unless they are, in which case, you’re more of a geek than I am, because I had to look that quote up. More
Too put-off by the angry hordes of people out at the mall doing their last minute Christmas shopping? It’s not too late to order some stuff online, and to make it look like you really, really care. We’ve scoured Etsy for some great super-personal-seeming gifts for your friends and family. More
Christmas accessories can be stylish and classy, but they don’t have to be. With the sudden popularity of ugly Christmas sweater contests, you can wear everything from your blinking twinkle lights necklace to your Claus family scarf ironically. Here … More