Tag Archive | Pink Thing of the Day

Pink Thing of The Day: Vintage Pig Salt and Pepper Shakers!

Pig Salt and Pepper Shakers
All Photos By Gail

One of my favorite recent Christmas presents is the set of vintage Pink Pig Salt and Pepper Shakers that I received from a neighbor. These little guys  are so adorable that I have not even been able to take then as far as the kitchen. Instead, they sit on my beside table, so that I can see them as soon as I wake up each morning and get my daily squee out of the way. Squee!

Pig Salt and Pepper Shakers Backside

Just so nobody gets confused, the girl pig (with the red bow) has an S on her back for Salt, and the boy pig has P for Pepper! Helpful!

Pig Salt and Pepper Shakers

Don’t forget that next week, on February 5th, we will be celebrating Chinese New Year, ushering in the Year of The Pig! Yay!

Pink Thing of The Day: Flamingos Vintage Clothing Store Security Gate Mural

Flamingos Vintage Pound
Photo By Gail

Flamingos stores sell vintage clothing by the pound! This one, with its awesome tropical-themed Pink Flamingo security gate mural, is located on New York City’s LES at 57 Stanton Street!

Pink Thing of The Day: Pink Buddha Bank

Pink Buddha Bank
Photo By Gail

The wise way to save your pennies is with this bright Pink Buddha Bank! Doesn’t he look blissful?

Spotted in the Flushing Town Hall Gift Shop in Flushing, Queens, NY.

Pink Thing of The Day: Giant Pink Origami Dinosaur

Pink Dinosaur Display
Photos By Gail

OK, you can probably tell that this not a “proper” Pink Origami Dinosaur but, rather, what is meant to appear as a Dinosaur Wrapped in Pink Paper, as if it were  gift waiting under the Christmas Tree! Other pink-wrapped gifts include a Guitar, a Swan Pool Floatie, a Globe, a Bicycle and a Cactus, among other items easily identified by their distinctive shapes.

Pink Dinosaur Display

It’s all part of a fun Holiday display that I spotted at H&M Clothing Store on 5th Avenue and 48th Street in Manhattan!

Pink Thing Of The Day: Jeremyville Pink Bunny Store Display at Hugo Boss

Jeremyville Store Display Detail
Photos By Gail

This holiday season, Hugo Boss joins forces with artist Jeremyville on a new capsule collection and campaign. Sleek Boss design collides with playful Jeremyville artwork in a limited-edition collection, featuring a cityscape inhabited by a unique cast of characters. Jeremyville’s adorable abstract characters — most notably the artist’s iconic Pink Bunny — also infiltrate the store’s front window and interior displays.

Jeremyville Store Display

Photographed at The Shops at Columbus Circle in the Time Warner Center in Manhattan, New York City.

Pink Thing Of The Day: Rock Your Hair Moisture Madness

Rock Your Hair Moisture Madness
Photo By Gail

This might be a great haircare product, but don’t try to tell that women aren’t initially buying it just because they are attracted to the rad Hot Pink packaging. Because I will not believe you.

Spotted at TJ Maxx in the Financial District, NYC.

Pink Thing Of The Day: Discarded Pink Desk

Discarded Pink Desk
All Photos By Gail

The only reason I happened to walk by this dismantled Pink Desk, abandoned at the curb of an East Village side street waiting to be carried off to the landfill, is that it was a public holiday and I had an appointment with a plate of Perogi at Veselka. If you look closely, you’ll see a pair of horn-shaped protuberances peaking out from behind the drawer, which has been pulled out and laid on the desk surface, and you can extrapolate that this was once a young girl’s Vanity table that is now missing its mirror.

Discarded Pink Desk

I bet it was well-loved by its previous owner. Maybe, after I went on my way, someone picked it up and took it home to make a few repairs and give it a new life. One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.