You searched for:

Start over

Search for…

Narrow Search

Best Dead Things: Decorate with the bestial departed 

The Bone Room

Want a cave-bear cheek tooth? For $25, you can own that inch-long piece of a long-dead bear. If you want to decorate your living room or kitchen in a skull motif, the Bone Room is your place for all manner of decorative dead things. Berkeley's weirdest store offers all the amazing sights of a natural history museum, but with one major difference: Everything here has a price tag on it. For two Jacksons you can get a pinned Harlequin beetle, frame and all. While the jewelry and skulls available here are delightfully desiccated, few items here can match the beauty of a metallically preserved and mounted spiderweb. The eight-legged artisans of these terrifically sticky-ticky traps were not harmed in the creation of the $50-to-$80 creations. At that price, these spiders should be able to retire before many of their customers can.
(Sorry, no information is currently available for other years in this same award category.)

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments will be removed.


© 2016 East Bay Express    All Rights Reserved
Powered by Foundation