April 24, 2012

obsessed.: FunKo toys


I don't know if you know this about me, but I like things that are cute. Things like kittens. Baby platypuses. And Peeta Mellark Mrs. Mollie Weasley.

And when cute combines with nerdy, it's pretty much a given that I'll soon be obsessed. (I've long wanted a complete collection of the Disney Pook-a-Looz and even made a Doctor Who version for a craft swap.) My current obsession that falls into the cuterdy category? FunKo POP! vinyl figurines and Plushies.

I first ran across these items when I was waiting in line at Barnes and Noble before Christmas. A display of the POP! figurines caught my eye, and I grabbed the Green Lantern for a "stocking stuffer" for Colt. He then received the Captain America Plushie from friends ... and the hunt for more began.

I found a Green Lantern Plushie and a Captain America POP! at Target.


And Colt then bought me Princess Leia.


When I went online to search for a Han—terrible idea alert—I found that the POP! and Plushie lines don't stop with superheroes and Star Wars—they have Disney figurines, too!

Of course, I quickly added a few needed ones to my Amazon wishlist, including:

Han


Chewie


Thor



Wondy



Belle and the Beast*



A-dorable, right? Now to figure out where to put them ...


*Did you know that Beast's name is actually Adam? I learned that recently and was blown away. I'd always called him Edward in my head.

8 comments:

  1. !!! MANDY!!! I should have NEVER read this post. Oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gosh! I for sure need Chewie!!! Oh my gosh!!! I LOVE little figurines, action figures, dolls and other knick knacks that represent me (gamer, geek, artist, Wicca, goth-y girl, cowgirl - etc., etc!) and these are just SO CUTE!!!

    I'm a HUGE fan of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and Jen and I adore the mini pony figurines. Jen has nearly all of them and I'm building my collection slowly! On top of that, Plushiluv is a girl who creates the most AMAZING and GIGANTIC MLP:FiM plushies!!!

    Okay... I'm done.

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    1. Haha. I'm glad I could spread the love. :)

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  2. We love Pop Vinyls! The Wondermutt ATE our Minnie Mouse in one of his jealous-why-are-people-here-and-not-paying-attention-to-me rages! >:( They actually sell the Disney ones at the Disney store. <3

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    1. Of course! I'd totally spaced that y'all had them too. Silly me.

      Glad to know they have them at the Disney store!

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  3. These are soooooo cute!! Love them!

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  4. Ohmygoodness!! How freaking adorable! I think A and l need some, um yeah, that's right, um, the *kids* need them. ;)

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