Archive for the ‘Goods & Sundry’ Category

You can never have too many notebooks! With handmade paper pages and a decorative cover, this is a fun one to keep on hand for quick notes or shopping lists. At 5×7″ and a slim profile, it will fit easily into your pocketbook or briefcase. The cover is dyed periwinkle blue and features a stone […]

It’s a running joke in our family that my grasp of world geography is tenuous at best. Although I certainly know where South America is (duh, it’s just below North America), I’m not sure I could name very many of its countries. However, I have heard of Peru, mostly because I studied Art History in […]

Hand Carved Peruvian Hippopotamus Gourd Trinket Box – wow, that’s a mouthful! Well, not for a hippo, because they can open their mouths really wide. Anyway, these gourd boxes sold out so quickly last time I got them in that I never had time to talk about them here. Yes, they are that popular. Need […]

Wow, we just got in a shipment of the cutest hippos wearing orange striped overalls! They come in a set of four and are made of ceramic. At only 3″ high, they might like to hang out beside your computer to keep you company. Or stick them in a potted plant for a touch of […]

Hip, hippo hurray! Hippo-shaped cookie cutters are back in stock, just in time for Mother’s Day. So bake up a batch of cookies for mom to show how much you love her! We’ve got a large one for those of you who can eat a lot of cookie material: And a mini one for those […]

Here’s the perfect necklace for those of you who like to change it up. Just slide our semi-precious stone hippo pendant onto your existing silver chain for a fresh new look.

Yay, we finally have some new hippo earrings to share with you! These are hot off the jewelry maker’s round nose pliers! The hippo beads are of various kinds of semi-precious stone and are set with accents of silver, glass, pearl, and more. Click here to see these and more in our jewelry section!

Here’s a fun new item that came in recently. Each memo holder base is made of stone resin and measures 2” x 2 ½” and looks like a patch of grass. There is a 4” high gold tone post with a circle holder for your notes. Each holder has a hand painted hippopotamus figurine mounted […]

We’ve taken our favorite Victorian image of Mister Hippo dancing with his lovely partner and turned it into a delightful necklace. The image is placed in a silver plated charm pendant and covered with crystal clear resin. It hangs from a black leather 18″ adjustable cord. If you’d like to call one of these your […]

Our exclusive collage painting of a hippo jumping over the moon will delight all who see it, even non-hippo lovers! Painted on an 8″ x 8″ canvas, the hippo and the moon are cut from old French dictionary paper and applied to a distressed painted background. These will look charming in any room of your […]