Haunted Mansion Etsy Rummage: the golden age of Mansion merch
Apart from 1975-80, this is the greatest time to be a Haunted Mansion fan and collector, writes Cory Doctorow -- and it's all thanks to Etsy.
Apart from the great Randotti era, this is the greatest time to be a Haunted Mansion fan and collector, and it's all thanks to Etsy. I've just had a rummage through the Mansion handicrafts for sale there, and I present herewith my favorites.
Hitchhiker Ghosts from Disneyland's Haunted Mansion. Oil on canvas board (3 separate paintings)
$150. 8" x 18", 8" x 15", 8" x 13".
Disneyland's Haunted Mansion Custom Made Shoes. ARTWORK and SHOES INCLUDED
$185. The seller does Toms, Vans, Keds and Converse. You can save $50 by supplying your own shoes.
Haunted mansion Grounds keeper. OOAK 1:4 scale figure, gothic
$500. One of a kind piece made for a Mansion-tribute gallery show, stands 23" tall.
Haunted Mansion bikini
$50. Made to order.
Hatbox Ghost Haunt Soft Black Leather Crossbody Bag Purse
$40. Handmade elk-hyde one-of-a-kind, hand-painted purse.
Madame Leota Spellbook Haunted Mansion Replica
$30. a delightful piece of contrafactual design fiction; as far as I know, this book is not a replica of a thing in the Mansion, but rather a thing that should be in the Mansion.
Haunted Mansion Stretching Portrait Italian Marble Coasters
$25. Just the thing for tiling the kitchen or bathroom.
Disneyland T-Shirt Disney T-Shirt The Haunted Mansion Ride Glow In The Dark T-Shirt Black T-Shirt
$148. This is just silly, but it's the best HM shirt they ever did, in my opinion, and I'm quite sentimental about the design since it's the shirt I was wearing when I met my first serious girlfriend, and I continued to wear it for 10+ years, until it hung in rags. I still have it.
Aliaksei Zholner’s Youtube account features various small, clever papercraft engines that he’s made over the years, but the latest one, measuring a mere 18 x 13 x 22 mm, is the daintiest, most lovely one yet, and well worth the long hiatus since Zholner’s previous outing.
Kirby Ferguson, who created the remarkable Everything is a Remix series, has a new podcast hosted by the Recreate Coalition called Copy This and he hosted me on the debut episode (MP3) where we talked about copying, creativity, artists, and the future of the internet (as you might expect!).
The Electronic Frontier Foundation has launched a new series, 12 Days of 2FA, in which every installment explains how to turn on two-factor authentication for a range of online services and platforms.
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Unlike traditional lighters, the SaberLight features an electronic plasma beam that’s both rechargeable and butane-free. This sleek lighter is even approved by TSA, so you’ll never be stuck buying lighters you’ll just have to throw away partially used. For some people, like me, this is a pretty big game-changer. The SaberLight’s beam is actually both hotter and cleaner […]