Archives for October 2010

Fun, Fabulous Vintage Coils


We LOVE collecting things! Everything from jewelry, objects, wall decor and more. Our latest collection of things are these fabulous vintage coils we picked up while traveling up and down the East Coast earlier this spring. At first, I thought they would be great as objects, but just discovered that they …

What's an Alpaca Show?

Robin Shatzkin of Autumn Kiss Alpacas with Freedom Fighter

We've just arrived back from PAOBA (Pennsylvania Alpaca Owners and Breeders Association) show last weekend which concludes our participation as vendors in three fun alpaca shows this spring. Many have asked us what happens at alpaca shows so we're here to give you all the juicy details. Object Mythology participates as a vendor in …

Steel Magnolias

There’s an artist we feature here on Object Mythology, Laura Vinas, whose unique photography often focuses on magnolias. The shapes and shadows she captures within those mcialis online pharmacyagnolia petals are distinctly gentle and intimate, yet also somehow evocative of the human form. Vinas’ images remind me of the phrase, “steel magnolias,” and how women […]

Be Nice To Your Mother

Browse through the site to see more of Vinas' remarkable magnolias.

This year, Mother’s Day is on May 13, so you have less than a month to order, wrap, unwrap, stare at, debate, rewrap, shop for a card, write a card, pack up, and mail your mom something nice. Something meaningful. Something that says, “Thanks for putting up with me during that ‘obnoxious phase’ I had […]

Shopping Locally for Eclectic Elegance

Lately, we’ve been talking a lot about upcycling and other Earth-friendly habits here on the Object Mythology blog. Partly this is because it’s just about Earth Day, and partly it’s because that’s just how we roll here at OM. We believe in recognizing the beauty in found objects and in appreciating the value of traditional […]

Upcycling: The New Conscious Consumer

Everyone write to Karen and tell her to send me this bracelet for my birthday. Go ahead. I'll wait.

So, it’s Earth Day next week. Personally, I think every day should be Earth Day, just as I think every day should be Mother’s Day, but Hallmark hasn’t responded to either of these suggestions yet, and as they’re the ones in charge of holidays, I’d say if we want every day to be Earth Day […]