World’s Strangest

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Delightfully Dark Fairy Tale Illustrations

Fairy tales often contain extremely dark subject matter, including murder, incest, cannibalism, black magic and suicide. However, just because the plots are grim doesn’t mean the artwork can’t be beautiful. Feast your eyes on these wonderful fairy tale illustrations by Nadezhda Illarionova, and behold the power of imagination. Link  –via Flavorwire

Flying Sparrow Tea Cup

Flying Sparrow Tea Cup – $29.95 (sold separately)  Are you looking to add a little whimsy to your tea drinking experience? Well, you are in for a real tweet. Feast your eyes on the Flying Sparrow Tea Cups from the NeatoShop. Each playful mug features a sparrow. On one mug the handle is the bird’s tail. [...]

Owl in Tree Salt & Pepper Shaker

Owl in Tree Salt & Pepper Shaker – $14.95 Are you looking for a Salt & Pepper shaker that’s a real hoot? Feast your eyes on the Owl in Tree Salt & Pepper Shaker from the NeatoShop. This clever set features a large owl shaker perched on a tree shaker. Three small owls peer out the [...]

Evil Queen Bust

Evil Queen Bust – $84.95 Mirror, mirror on the wall who has the most divine Disney villain statute of them all? We do! Feast your eyes on the Evil Queen Bust from the NeatoShop. This stunning collectible piece features the Evil Queen from Snow White.  Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more enticing Collectibles.  Link

Edward The Owl

Edward The Owl – $47.95 (front and back shown) Are you on the hunt to find the the perfect Halloween costume for your wise little toddler. Feast your eyes on the Edward The Owl costume from the NeatoShop. This adorable plush costume includes hood, body piece, and leggings. It is a real hoot. Edward The Owl Trick [...]

The Dark Knight – Just The Joker

(YouTube Link) Tired of all that Batman with your Joker? Then feast your eyes on this Joker supercut from The Dark Knight, it’s all killer clown no filler! It’s a tribute to Heath Ledger’s amazing performance, and even though this isn’t the finest example of video editing ever uploaded to YouTube, it’s fun for your eyeballs nonetheless. No [...]

World’s First All-Diamond Ring

Feast your eyes on this, Neatoramanauts: the world’s first diamond ring. But but, you say, diamond rings have been around forever. Yes, but not like this: a ring carved straight out of a single [...]

Eyeball Sipper

Eyeball Sipper – $3.95 "Eye" got something for you, Neatoramanauts: Feast your eyes on the Eyeball Sipper from the NeatoShop. Take a sip of your favorite drink [...]

Pirate Ship Pie

After you feast your eyes on Jill’s Pi Day pies, take a look at this one Neatoramanaut Julienne sent us: Apple "pie-rate" ship by Susan of Diamonds for Dessert blog: Link [...]

At the Libraries: Forgotten Bookmarks

Each week Miss Kathleen provides links to a variety of stories about libraries, authors, and books. If there’s something noteworthy going on in your local library, leave us a comment! *** Let’s start off with a sweet little blog documenting the strange things a rare book collector finds in his books. A bookish found objects! * A Christmas tree [...]