World’s Strangest

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Wicked Witch of the East Night Light

  Wicked Witch of the East Night Light Are you afraid of falling houses and other things that might go boom in the night? You need the Wicked Witch of the East Night Light from the NeatoShop to light your way. This beautiful porcelain night light is perfect for reminding you that there really is no place like [...]

Beer Bites Snack Bowl

Beer Bites Snack Bowl – $14.95 Have you been agonizing over what container you should use to serve your favorite beer time snack? Fret no longer! You need the Beer Bites Snack Bowl from the NeatoShop. This great porcelain container is in the shape of a cut in half beer bottle. Be sure to check out the [...]

Laurent Craste Puts A Hurting On Some Porcelain

Laurent Craste has a serious problem with porcelain, and his knowledge of ceramics allows him to put a hurting on delicate pieces without letting them fall to pieces. Warped and imaginative, he has come up with some great ways to bend porcelain to his will, and I wondered “how did he do that without cracking it?” [...]

Porcelain Skulls

These porcelain skulls are made by Japanese artist Katsuyo Aoki. Although skulls often bring up thoughts of terror, the intricacy makes the little works of art beautiful and majestic. Link -via Beautiful/Decay

Toilet Shot Glasses

Toilet Shot Glasses – $9.95 Toilet Shot Glasses from the NeatoShop are the perfect gift for a drinker who spends a lot of time : Doing the technicolor yawn Praying at the porcelain altar Talking to Ralph on the porcelain telephone Tossing his cookies Blowing groceries Hugging the porcelain goddess Worshiping the porcelain god Doing the liquid scream Marinading their tongue Launching lunch Impersonating The Fly Or Having [...]

Maxime Ansiau’s Conjoined Plates

Maxime Ansiau, an artist based in Amsterdam, has made four sets of conjoined porcelain plates showing very tall or very wide buildings. I have no idea how she does it, but I’m most curious. Link via Colossal

Porcelain Handguns

Artist Yvonne Lee Schultz makes porcelain replicas of James Bond’s Walther PPK handgun: The fragile weapon, hand-painted in the style of classic tableware motifs, liesnext to your coffee and cake, asking to be picked up. Its coolness andcomfortable grip increase the qualms of the user, leaving him in a quandary between the pleasure of luxury and [...]

World’s Biggest Porcelain Jar

World’s Biggest Porcelain Jar Porcelain master Xu Sijin and a team of painters worked for more than a year to complete this giant black and white porcelain. The painting on the jar depicts the three gorges of the Yangtze River. The giant porcelain jar stands 1.36 meters tall, has a diameter of 6.8 meters and weighs [...]