Archive for October, 2008

Snowman Kit

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Fantastic Snowman kit, complete with knit hat/storage bag, wooden carrot, buttons and coal eyes and coal mouth!

Now all we need is snow….

USB Webmail Notifier

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Because I know you don’t check your e-mail enough – the USB powered e-mail notifier lamp.

(via boingboing gadgets)

Mustache Handkerchief

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

Despite several attempts, I’ve never been able to grow a full mustache. Perhaps I’ll pick up these amazing Mustache Handkerchiefs by Avril Loretti instead.

Pumpkin Ale

Friday, October 10th, 2008

Just in time for Canadian Thanksgiving – and a bit early for the American day of thanks – Great Lakes Brewery has released its inaugural Pumpkin Ale. 

The subtle notes of cinnamon, clove, nutmeg and allspice don’t overpower the distinguishable pumpkin flavor, conspicuously absent from many other pumpkin-themed brews.

I got the last case at the local LCBO, so act fast!

Caroline Gardner

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Beautiful new gift bags, wrap and other assorted holiday stationary by Caroline Gardner.

(via Design Milk)

Toronto Transit Decals

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Tired of getting the flu every winter? Pretend to ride for the subway from the comfort of your living room with these fantastic Toronto Subway decals by Walloper.

(via boingboing)

Stranger Manger

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

An oldie but a goodie – Stranger Manger gift wrap by Charles S. Anderson Design for French Paper.

Green Squiggle Brooch

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

Gorgeous green squiggle brooch.

(via swissmiss)

The Brian Setzer Orchestra – The Ultimate Christmas Collection

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

Also released today is the Brian Setzer Orchestra’s The Ultimate Christmas Collection. It’s an eclectic mix of old standards (The Nutcracker Suite, Angels we Have Heard on High), 50’s Christmas rock (Boogie Woogie Santa Claus, Dig That Crazy Santa Claus) and TV faourites (You’re a Mean One, Mr. Grinch), all of which hold up well to the ’Orchestra’s rockabilly treatment.

Full Length CD and Concert DVD.

Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1976-1979

Tuesday, October 7th, 2008

We’ve been Johnny Cash fans since before it was cool and we know you were, too. What better way to get your fill of the Man in Black around the holidays than the Johhny Cash Christmas special box set, which drops today.

Get yours here: Johnny Cash Christmas Special 1976-1979