Fabric is deadly, dyers are magical chemists, and black jet is really fucking expensive.
S02E04: Mourning attire and practices and black widow murderers: You know, when you think about it, it’s actually kind of unclear which one of these categories is more deadly.
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The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 2, Episode 03: A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words, but Jewelry Keeps Talking Forever
Post-mortem photography and mourning jewelry: It’s not all sunshine and hair locks, my friends.
We regret to inform you that, no matter how much you might want it to be true, glass eyes do not actually fall out of people’s heads and roll down hallways like marbles.
The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 2, Episode 02: Mom, Why Does She Look Like She’s Sleeping? Anatomical Venuses and Medical Curiosities
Let’s take a moment, shall we, to drop in on a dissectable, completely inexplicably orgasmic wax woman or two? Or maybe you’d prefer a mid-kick soccer player who’s just casually stepped out of his skin? Good news! You can totally see both, because, turns out, science and art play together quite nicely!
Welp. 2021 seems to be taking after its horrifying shitshow of an older sibling, so now seems like as good a time as any to start making magical candles, resin ouija boards and planchettes (What could possibly go wrong?!), creepy doll houses, and some new podcast merch, right?
The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 2, Episode 01: What Am I Supposed to Do With This Tooth? Creepy Gifts Both Old and New
No human skin lampshades or tooth-bejeweled underthings were waiting under the tree for these podcast hosts! (But, there’s always next year!)
Patreon Dispatches from the Curiosity Shop 15: Wait. Is That a Dead Bird? Discussing the Not-So-Jolly Tradition of Victorian Christmas Cards
Is it a death threat or a Victorian Christmas card? In this episode, we talk about the weird and wild world of Victorian Christmas Cards and send our warmest (non-flaming) holiday wishes.
Victorian Christmas Candle Fires and Creepy Holiday Traditions: Spoiler alert–Victorian times were deeply flammable.
Set up your darkrooms, kids, because we’re going ghost snappin’!
The Bones & Bobbins Podcast, Season 1, Episode 17: Step into the Spirit Cabinet: Medium Frauds and Cottingley Fairies
Spiritualists, Fraudulent Mediums, and the Cottingley Fairies: You can question the trustworthiness of spirit mediums all you want, but we still wouldn’t recommend fucking with the Fae. Ever.