So Brandon Flowers has an album coming out called Flamingo. DUH. Ever since this announcement in late April it is like Flamingo merchandise has been appearing all OVER the place. I know it has nothing to do with him, I know it is merely a coincidence that he said Hey I’m going to do a solo album and name it Flamingo! and somewhere at the exact same time merchandisers said Hey, this year let’s do loads and loads of stuff with Flamingos!
Of course I’m guilty of buying ALOT of this stuff that prior to April, wouldn’t have even gotten a second glance from me (my friend Rachel: thank god he didn’t name it “Frog.” What would you do then?!) Here’s just a few of the the Flamingo items that I’ve seen in the last few months (yes, some of them are from my own personal collection!):
But my very favorite and most coveted piece of Flamingo merchandise is of course this: