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Rabito iPhone Case

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

If you like rabbits and have an iPhone, rabito may be the perfect fusion for you. This hot pink iPhone case and stand (the tail has a suction cup) is available at Etsy for $40.

rabito iphone case

For more information, see the Rabito website.

Rabbit Illustration

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

Here’s a fun rabbit illustration by London-based illustrator and designer Aled Lewis.

Murder Mystery by Aled Lewis

Murder Mystery by Aled Lewis

via Design Work Life

Canada to Launch Rabbit Stamp

Monday, December 20th, 2010

Canada rabbit stamp

In celebration of the upcoming Year of the Rabbit, Canada Post is launching a beautiful new stamp January 7, 2011.  The design, which emulates a Chinese embroidery style, features the front part of a rabbit hopping behind the feet of another. When the stamps are side by side, they line up so the rabbits “chase” each other in the chain.

For more info: Canada Post

Teeniest Rabbit Sculpture

Monday, December 13th, 2010

Tiny rabbit figurine by Chen Forng-shean

If you use a microscope, you can just barely make out a rabbit eating a carrot in a resin figurine created by Taiwanese artist Chen Forng-shean.  The sculpture, made in honor of the upcoming Chinese Year of the Rabbit, is .02 inch long and sits atop an eye of a needle.  It’s 1/20th the size of an average grain of rice. It’s also delicately painted.

When Chen Forng-shean isn’t creating teeny tiny sculptures, he works at Taiwan’s Central Engraving and Printing Plant as a money printing plate designer.

For more info about the miniature rabbit sculpture, see: NTD Television.

To see more of Chen Forng-shean’s work, see: International Exhibition of Calligraphy.

Holiday Gift Picks for Bunny Lovers

Monday, December 6th, 2010

If you haven’t found a gift yet for the rabbit lover in your family or circle of friends, below are a few unique, handmade, rabbit-themed gift ideas!

Sharing Secrets Bunny Cupcake Stand ~ $38
A handmade stoneware dessert stand featuring two little bunnies sharing a secret.
By alinahayes on Etsy.
Cupcake stand

“Tails” Baby Spoons
~ $23 each
Handcrafted pewter baby spoons with different animals. The back of each spoon shows the tail of the animal.
By Beehive Kitchenware at Sawbridge Studios
Tails baby spoons

Fuzzy Bunny Hand Printed Flour Sack Tea Towel
Lint-free, absorbent tea towel with inquisitive rabbit screen print.
By FuzzyMug on Etsy
rabbit tea towel

Rabbit with Hat and Scarf Signed Print
~ $5
A 2.5″ x 3.5″ print on premium cardstock matt finish paper with artist’s signature.
By Poor Dog Farm on Etsy
Rabbit in Hat print

Reach for the Stars Archival Print
~ $8
This 5×7″ print features a whimsical elephant and rabbit reaching for the stars.
By trafalgarssquare on Etsy
Elephant and rabbit print

Rabbit Scoop Neck T-Shirt
~ $24
Rabbit screenprinted by hand with non-toxic brown ink onto a cotton scoop-neck t-shirt.
By NYhop on Etsy

And don’t forget to check out My House Rabbit’s own Bunny Lover Gift Shop as well as the rabbit-themed shops listed on our Resources page!
My House Rabbit's Gift Shop

Rabbit Puzzle

Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

Rabbit Puzzle by MedioDesignShop

Challenge your little one with this exquisite bunny puzzle from MedioDesignShop.  Made from birch wood from sustainable Finnish forests, the Zoomaderita Rabbit Puzzle is a durable, eco-friendly toy.

More info:
Baby Gadget

Bunny Art Show in Dublin, CA

Monday, August 30th, 2010

Porthos by Eileen Crowley
Porthos by Eileen Crowley, 9×11 in., Acrylic

For those of you in the Bay Area in September, venture down to the bunny art show being held at the East Bay Rabbit Rescue (4651 Gleason Drive, Dublin). Bay Area artists have created portraits of adoptable rabbits, and proceeds from the art show benefit the local rescues.

On Saturday, September 4, they are holding a large adoption event with five Bay Area rescues, including the House Rabbit Society and Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary from 11am-4pm.

For more info:
East Bay Rabbit Rescue
Oakland Examiner


Update: The Bunny Art Show/Adoption Event was a huge success!  According to Joan Wegner of the East Bay Rabbit Rescue, “We had a great event with 10 adoptions, 5 possible and sold LOTS of artwork.”  (Thanks for the info, Joan!)

Bunny Holiday Cards Giveaway

Sunday, July 25th, 2010

Holiday card by Nakisha

Nakisha of Blue Dog Rose is hosting a contest to win a set of 8 holiday cards she’s illustrated. She’s created three designs and needs help deciding which one to print.  To win a set, all you have to do is leave a comment on her blog post and let her know which one you like best. All three designs are very cute.

Contest ends August 6.

Out of a Forest

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

Out Of A Forest from Tobias Gundorff Boesen on Vimeo.

This is a rather sad, yet beautiful, stop-motion film about rabbits made by film-makers in Denmark.

Bunny Sculptures

Monday, December 21st, 2009

“To Thine Own Self Be True” is the title of Park Ad-jong’s new solo show in South Korea. The show features sculptures of rabbits and eggs.

In an interview with the Korean Times, Park describes her choice of rabbits as a subject,

When people talk about bunnies, they think of rebirth. Bunnies make a lot of babies, so it’s about new beginnings. For me, bunnies represent new life. And this is the same for me, it’s about starting over and rebirth.

The sculptures came out of a rough time for Park, who had legal problems and trust issues with coworkers.

The exhibit runs through December 31 at the Art Link Gallery in Seoul.

Read more at The Korean Times.