Time and time again, I am amazed at the extreme creativity of some artisans. I would never have come up with any of these unusual designs! Have a look and tell us which is your favorite.
Knitted facial hair? Who would have thought these would make such fun brooches for your sweater, scarf or purse? The WifeofBrian on Etsy, that's who. This British based artisan makes all kinds of knitted beards too! Via
Blank faced watch brooches
Men do wear flowers in their lapels on occasion but brooches? The Italian design house, Etro's Spring/Summer 2010 runway show introduced the idea of large colorful pins for men. The question is, will they catch on? Via
Bejeweled band aid brooches
Now these bejeweled band aid styled pins are for really big boo-boos! The 18K gold or steel and sterling silver designs with garnet embellishements are from Alyssa Dee Krauss's clever collection entitled "Bandages for the Heart"
Tired of getting food stains on your clothes? Then follow the motto by designers, Miss Geschick and Lady Lapsus (update : link no longer available), “if you can’t hide it, embrace it!” They make two styles - plain stains and puke pets which are stains with personalities! Via
Do you like chewing gum but find disposal awkward? Well, this designer has the solution - a wearable mini- garbage bin! The silver brooch works like common garbage bins complete with removable plastic bags. Fill it up, remove and wire shut before dumping into the next regular garbage can you come across! The Portuguese designer, Ana Cardim (update - link no longer available) also provides additional plastic bags and wires as a set. Via
Enema Bag Brooches
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