Tuesday, June 30, 2015
This is a great video on vintage sleaze paperbacks! Sweetheartsinner has plenty of sleaze and paperback cover art themed cigarette cases, pill cases, and jewelry! Check them out!
Charles Allan Gilbert drew "All is Vanity" when he was only 18 years old. It was sold to Life Publishing Company in 1902 and the skull illusion drawing sold all over the world in postcard formats. C. Allan Gilbert's metamorphic drawing reflects on mortality with it's macabre imagery of both beauty and death. Truly Memento mori in design as well as showing the vanity of beauty at the same time. The complex nature of Gilbert's Metamorphic work has made this image one of the most famous in the world. This great Skull Illusion Pill box is perfect for your vitamins, pills, and medicines.
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Wednesday, June 24, 2015
X-Ray Spex Glasses!!!
You could buy these at the backs of comic books with the delightful guarantee that you could put them on and see through walls, and more importantly through clothes! This was the male fantasy for most kids growing up to be able to look at boobies with these special x-ray glasses! If only they worked! AMAZING X-RAY VISION GUARANTEED! Totally kitsch from the Golden age of crazy kids toys!Get a classic X-ray Spex advertisement case at Sweetheartsinner for under $10!
X-Ray Glasses Cigarette Case Business Card Holder Wallet. Classic Vintage Retro Kitsch advertisement for X-Ray Spex glasses.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
Baphomet Devil Cigarette Case Satanism Satanic Occult Magic Witchcraft Wicca Pagan Goth Satan ID Business Card Credit Card Holder Wallet.This baphomet cigarette case features a vintage satanic, occult image. Great for heavy metal fans and those interested in the occult. GOTO Sweetheartsinner on etsy for thousands of case designs!
Monday, June 22, 2015
Offered is Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep by Philip K. Dick. This is from Doubleday Publishing, 1968, 1st Edition, First Printing, First Issue. 8vo - over 7¾", up to 9¾" tall. This original dustjacket has the $3.95 price present on the front flap.
About the Book: Set in a post-apocalyptic near future, the novel follows Rick Deckard, a bounty hunter who is faced with retiring six escaped androids. At its core, the novel explores the essential issues of the meaning and destiny of humanity. Nominated for the 1968 Nebula Award and basis for the 1982 film Blade Runner directed by Ridley Scott and starring Harrison Ford. "A key novel in Dick's canon." - Anatomy of Wonder (2004) II-326. Basis for the feature film "Blade Runner," directed by Ridley Scott. Pringle, Science Fiction the Best 100 Novels 55. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, Additions. A scarce title of one of the most seminal works in science fiction.
About the Author: Philip K. Dick (December 16, 1928 – March 2, 1982) was an American novelist, short story writer, essayist and philosopher whose published works mainly belong to the genre of science fiction. Dick explored philosophical, sociological, political and metaphysical themes in novels dominated by monopolistic corporations, authoritarian governments, and altered states of consciousness. In his later works, Dick's thematic focus strongly reflected his personal interest in metaphysics and theology. He often drew upon his own life experiences in addressing the nature of drug abuse, paranoia, schizophrenia, and transcendental experiences.
Sweetheartsinner is offering 2 brand NEW Gustav Klimt artwork based pill boxes!
Excellent Fine Art by this Austrian Symbolist Painter! Classic Artworks! Gustav Klimt was an Austrian symbolist painter and one of the most prominent members of the Vienna Secession movement. The first pill box features an image from Gustav Klimt's Tree of Life. A classic painting from the famous Austrian artist.
The second features an image from Gustav Klimt's The Kiss.
Both cases are for sale at $7.50 each or you can choose any 3 $7.50 or lower cost pill cases in our the sweetheartsinner store for only $20 POSTPAID in the US!
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Edgar Allan Poe Cigarette Case for sale! This Goth Horror Writer Portrait is featured on a durable case that can also be used as an ID or Business Card Holder or Wallet. The image shows a Classic portrait of this American gothic writer. Edgar Allan Poe is famous for his tales and poems of horror and mystery, including The Raven.
Poe was overcome by grief after the death of his beloved Virginia in 1847. While he continued to work, he suffered from poor health and struggled financially. His final days remain somewhat of a mystery. He left Richmond on September 27, 1849, and was supposedly on his way to Philadelphia. On October 3, Poe was found in Baltimore in great distress. He was taken to Washington College Hospital where he died on October 7. His last words were "Lord, help my poor soul."
Sweetheartsinner has thouands of great cigarette cases, pill cases, and necklaces for sale on etsy, ebay, and amazon.co all under $10!
Tuesday, June 9, 2015
Zombie Times Magazine Cigarette Case is available for ZOMBIE HORROR LOVERS!
The great case features a classic ZOMBIE Magazine parody of the Living Dead! Totally Gothic, Horror, and Kitsch! This features a beautiful zombie queen pin up girl who has been crowned "Miss Zombie". She holds her prize of a fresh, tasty brain! She is a beauty and has brains too! Do Zombies make better lovers? What are some diet tips to keep Zombies lean? What are current Zombie fashion trends? With this case in hand, you will speculate about all of these things! With this great ZOMBIE Times Magazine parody cigarette case, you'll get kitsch at its finest! This is a sweetheartsinner original design that you can only find at sweetheartsinner. Sweetheartsinner has an amazing selection of zombie themed cigarette cases, wallets, pill case and pill boxes, and zombie jewelry-all UNDER $10! They make the best gifts for any fan of ZOMBIES, the Walking Dead, Night of the Living Dead, zombie video games, and Zombie Walks!
Monday, June 8, 2015
Makes a perfect, affordable gift for teachers, loved ones, birthdays, weddings, holidays, anniversaries, sisters, brothers, grandmothers, friends, extended family, and of course, a little something special for yourself!
Sweetheartsinner offers pill case, cigarette case, & necklaces with zombie, roller derby, retro, mermaid, kitsch, pinup, rockabilly, psychobilly, tattoo, sideshow, pulp fiction, horror, art nouveau, steampunk, goth, punk, art deco & other designs! Great Pill cases for sale! \
Starry Night Over Rhone Pill Box Case Pillbox Vincent Van Gogh Fine Art Painting by Sweetheartsinner on etsy!
Starry Night Over Rhone Pill Box Case Pillbox Vincent Van Gogh Fine Art Painting Impressionism Paris Artwork Parisian 1880's This pill box features the classic Vincent Van Gogh painting Starry Night Over Rhone. A truly striking piece of art from the famous impressionist adorns our stylish pill case.
Our goal in making these creations is to come up with wicked designs that you would never find in a regular store. We love to cull from the oddest little nooks and crannies of pop culture, rockabilly, goth, emo, punk, kitsch, pinup, psychobilly, tattoo, and more so that you never know what kind of strange, wonderful creations you might find! Please make sure to thoroughly peruse every category, because we have over 3,000 designs and you never know where you might find the next killer jem. These necklaces, pill boxes, and ID Wallets and Cigarette cases would truly make awesome, unique gifts for friends, family, girlfriends/boyfriends, or whoever you might think of. Almost ALL of my items are under $10 and we do not over-charge on shipping so even those on a tight-budget can enjoy these creations.