The seller says it’s a penguin on this retro sweatshirt, but I was so certain it was a puffin that I called hubby over for his bird’s eye view and opinion.
“Puffin or penguin?” I asked.
“Puffin,” he replied with nary a pause.
“That’s what I said!” I squealed.
“Although…” he began, pontificating on the origin of the word puffin (or was it penguin?) so before my eyes began to glaze over (I have been up all night, you know) I told him to go post his own blog.
It hardly seems fitting for Latin origins of animal species to be beside jokes about female bust lines.
Then again, there’s probably nothing right about joking about female bust lines.
But that shirt asked for it.
Normally for “And Some Sort Of A Hat” posts I prefer actual photos, but this series by Vera Brosgol is too charming to exclude. (You might also want to see my post about vintage bird hats at my other blog.)
Stuffed hand-knit pigeon, for those times you need to give, say, a co-worker, the bird?
He traded the sea for the sofa, the parrot for a budgie; it was like downsizing.
A set of four cocktail glasses with red flamingos wading in pools of gold.
Prove it by wearing little blue bird earrings — and by following me on Twitter: @DPopTart.