Tag Archives: Costumes

The Super Awesome Show – new and awesome for 2014

Huzzah! David and Shana are back with the first episode of The Super Awesome Show for 2014. It’s overflowing with exciting new products – the Cat Video Clapperboard, so many new masks and costume pieces, new and improved action figures, beautifully designed storage boxes, the Super Awesome Postcard Book, and lots more. What did David [...]

A pug on Christmas morning

So much perfection in one photo: Here’s doctor-sardonicus wearing our Pug Mask on Christmas morning while reading Gemma Correll’s A Pug’s Guide to Etiquette.

Halloween at Archie McPhee

Every year the awesome Archie McPhee store staff dress in different costumes each day for an entire week leading up to Halloween. We’d like to share some of our favorites from the past week. Here is Jeff as the Grumpy Cat: Molly as a Day of the Dead Sugar Skull: Cindy as a Dead Jellyfish: [...]

Magical Unicorn sighting in Germany

There’s even more than Oktoberfest going on in Germany right now. Actual unicorns are wandering around inside people’s homes. We just received this photographic evidence of a recent unicorn sighting in the home of Tim LaBenz. We agree with Tim that its clarity puts previous crytozoological sightings to shame: Tim explains: “Last night we were [...]

No one can be mad at you when you wear a Pug Mask

Take one look at that adorable wrinkly face and you’ll know it’s true. No one can be angry with you while you’re wearing this latex Pug Mask. Just point your giant, sorrowful eyes and tilt your oddly-shaped head, and all the adults within range will be trying to feed you snacks and rub behind your [...]

Caution: horses and unicorns at work

Here at Archie McPhee headquarters we’re currently having the floors redone with cork. It’s a pretty exciting development for the people who walk on those floors all the time, but the new flooring isn’t actually the best part of this project. What’s really awesome is that members of the Floor Coverings International crew working on [...]

Horse Head Mask sighting: The tale of a lovesick horse

Two From SPb made this awesomely silly music video entitled “Wild Horse“. The video features our creepy Horse Head Mask and tell the story of “a wild horse who doesn’t like Kate Moss. It likes a girl from a Russian town. But she lives with a bear and she doesn’t care.” Click here to get [...]

The Archie McPhee store is hiring!

Holy awesome opportunities Batman, the Archie McPhee store is hiring for a full-time retail customer service position! Are you a fan of the weird and wonderful?  What about working with amazing customers… …or dressing up in strange costumes? If this sounds like you, then click here to check out the complete job description and then submit your resume. You [...]

A very meaty Halloween

Archie McPhee’s Halloween Butcher Shop of Horrors was a bloody success: We loved Dan’l’s Slicey the Pig Dashboard Wiggler Halloween costume so much that we were inspired to recreate the famous GIF: We hope you enjoyed Halloween as much as we did.

Slicey the Pig comes to life

One of the highlights of the Halloween season is the entire Archie McPhee store staff dressing up in different costumes for an entire week leading up to (and including) Halloween itself. There have been many truly great costumes over the years. (You can peruse a few years’ worth via the store’s Flickr account: 2008, 2009, [...]