I am always drawn to those random items and knick knacks that make me chuckle or just stare in wonder. You know, the type of decor item that make your parents wonder where you came from, because you are too strange to belong to them. Those kind of knick knacks are my favorite. Why, you ask? Because they make your home a happier place! All you need is one or two items that are odd and unique to make your whole space a lot more fun and interesting. And who doesn’t want their home to be interesting? When most people hear the term “knick knack” they think of a random item that has no use or functionality. On the contrary! Knick knacks can definitely have a use, and they should, too. Even if their function is as small as holding flowers or keeping your bookshelf in order, they are still useful and awesome to have. Here are six quirky knick knacks with functionality that you will love in your home. I know I would!
Quirky Knick Knacks 1 of 7
These rad knick knacks are sure to add a punch of personality to any home.
Nut Case 2 of 7
How fun are these oversized peanut dishes? They would be awesome for serving up some treats at a party or containing your chocolate stash. Who would think to look for chocolates in a peanut?
Get it for $7.95 from CB2.
Cloud Napkin Holder 3 of 7
How could I not be obsessed with such an adorable napkin holder? It would be great for every day use as well as the occasional party. I love the wood grain, too. It brings in a natural element while still being whimsical and fun!
Get it for $29.95 from CB2.
Thumbs Up 4 of 7
This is just hilarious. It's one of those things I think I can't live without and my dad thinks I must be from another planet for loving it so much. But really, that is one rad trophy.
Get it for $59.95 from CB2.
Goose Vase 5 of 7
This is the perfect quirky vase for displaying your beautiful buds. It's funny, pretty, unique, and sweet all at the same time. So, basically, it's a perfect vase. I love that it is solid white, too. It would look awesome with most any decor!
Get it for $24 from Anthropologie.
Balloon Animal Bookend 6 of 7
I know this balloon animal bookend is intended to be used in a kid's room, but I can't help but want this on display in our little book nook. It's so fun and playful!
Get it for $42 from Land of Nod.
Elephant Head 7 of 7
Not only is this an elephant head, but it's an elephant head covered in colorful polkadots. What could be better? This fun piece would look awesome in any space that needs a little bit of a "Huh, that's rad." effect.
Get it for $69 from Land of Nod.
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