Catalog Living at Its Most Absurd

Catalog Living at Its Most Absurd

Decorating Takes (Wicker) Balls

Format
Ebook
Price
$14.99
 
Additional Formats
  • Ebook
  • ISBN 9781101588796
  • 128 Pages
  • Plume
  • Adult

Overview

Millions have already been to Gary and Elaine’s. Isn’t it time you dropped by?

Have you ever flipped through the pages of a Pottery Barn catalog and thought, “Who actually lives that way?” Rest assured, you are not alone. Pushed too far by a photo depicting a plate of figs placed under a table, actor and Second City-alum Molly Erdman created Gary and Elaine, a well-heeled and deeply superficial couple living happily amongst abundantly pillowed chairs, giant abacuses, and decorative fruit. Inspired by Erdman’s popular blog Catalog Living, Decorating Takes (Wicker) Balls takes home décor catalog photos and sends them up with wickedly funny captions mockumenting Gary and Elaine, their lives, and their absurdly over-decorated rooms.

Praise for www.catalogliving.net:

“‘Catalog Living’” taps into thoughts many have had … about how things are sold to us.” —Chicago Tribune

Catalog Living at Its Most Absurd

Catalog Living at Its Most Absurd

Molly Erdman

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