I'd generally say that the m.o. around here is straightforward and helpful, but sometimes, we make room for the odd, amusing, or interesting, and our posts can go a bit off the rails—in the best way possible. Here are fifteen of the wackiest things that have caught our attention this year.
The Weird and Wonderful Past
- Wonderfully Weird: An Ode to the Completely Crazy Furniture of the 70s, above
- 10 Amazing Things from the 1965 Sears Catalog
- Cabinets of Curiosities: A History of Making Room for Wonder at Home
- The Terrifying Things Found Inside the Tenement Museum's Walls
- Weird Decor: What Are Priest Holes?
The Strange and Captivating Present
- Cats in Kimonos is Internet Gold, above
- This Island Is Just Big Enough for One House
- A Kitten Library Might be Just the Thing Your Office Needs
- This Interactive Site Lets You Peek Into (& Out Of) Windows Around the World
- IKEA Calls Tough-To-Assemble Furniture "Husband Killers" & Other Interesting Facts