Monday, October 9, 2017

October 09, 2017 at 04:18PM


“We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.” -Stephen Hawking. πŸ™Š “Or so we think.” - me. πŸ’  Porcelain Patas Monkey Skull. . . . . . .


#primate #themeaningoflife #handmade #skull #monkey #wildlife #sculpture #taxidermy #biology #ape #nature #thegreatoutdoors #interiorinspiration #interiorstyle #wunderkammer #porcelain #pottery #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

October 04, 2017 at 01:45PM


as if directly from the tree — still life in ceramic 🌿🍊 . . . . . . #ceramic #orchard #stilllife #vanitas #wunderkammer #isitreal #fruit #pomegranate #handmade #curiosa #curiositycabinet #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

September 26, 2017 at 01:19PM


knock-knock. who’s there? interrupting goat.  interrupting goat wh— porcelain & gold goat skull, that’s who! 🐏  πŸ˜•  πŸ˜‚ . . . . . .

#porcelain #ohyesidid #isitreal #interiorinspiration #interiorstyle #skull #vanitas #stilllife #goat #specimen #wunderkammer #curiositycabinet #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017 at 03:10PM


and just because so many of you wanted to see the whole thing, here’s another shot of our stunning kookaburra 😍 πŸ¦… 🌿 . . . . . . #taxidermy #kookaburra #dacelonovaeguineae #ornithology #birdsofinstagram #taxidermie #animal #bird #nature #wildlife #wunderkammer #curiositycabinet #collecting #interiorinspiration #handmade #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

September 22, 2017 at 10:45AM


la vie en rose 🍬 one of a kind hand-cut fuchsia Sri Lankan sapphire & gold ring - link in bio . . . . . #handmade #gemstone #jewelry #jewelrygram #oneofakind #gold #rosegold #ring #roughbeauty #styleinspiration #handcut #sapphire #pink #fuchsia #style #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, September 21, 2017

September 21, 2017 at 11:59AM


"i thought they were real" we hear it all the time πŸ˜„ ... our textile still-life sculptures always seem to cause some confusion πŸ˜…

. . . . . . #stilllife #vanitas #wunderkammer #isitreal #curiositycabinet #vegetable #fruitorveg #wildlife #gardenersworld #garden #vegetablegarden #thegreatoutdoors #fromthepottingshed #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017 at 11:58AM


our Kookaburra is so darn handsome — not sure how long he’ll stick around the shop, but we’re really enjoying him while he’s here 😎 😻 🌿 . . . . . . #taxidermy #kookaburra #dacelonovaeguineae #ornithology #taxidermie #bird #nature #wildlife #wunderkammer #curiositycabinet #collecting #ceramics #handmade #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 at 02:44PM


this little red-legged shieldbug (Pentatoma rufipes) took a break from its preferred wooded surroundings to catch some sun out in the open — can hardly blame him, Flannel season is coming! 😎 πŸ›πŸŒ€ . . . . . #dayoff #thegreatoutdoors #tanninggoals #wildlife #lookdown #nature #insect #butterfly #curiositycabinet #endofsummer #entomology #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, September 8, 2017

September 08, 2017 at 10:18AM


this Titanacris albipes specimen is just too nice not to share 😍 🐞 🌿   . . . . . #insect #entomology #bug #grasshopper #locust  #wildlife #nature #wings #colorgoals #collecting #curiositycabinet #interiorinspiration #treasure #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

September 06, 2017 at 12:23PM


😍 πŸ¦‹ 😲 . . . . . #butterfly #moth #sunsetmoth #macrophotography #isitreal #lepidoptera #wings #entomology #colorgoals #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, September 1, 2017

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Welcome back sun! Not sure how long you’ll stay, but our solar radiometers are happily spinning like nobody's business for the moment - get your own here!  😎  πŸŒž

https://www.otherist.com/search?q=radiometer😎

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

August 29, 2017 at 10:13PM


while not the most beautiful of summer days, Amsterdam gave us some glimpses of its best just the same 😎 😍 🌀 . . . . . #dayoff #grateful #cruising #lifeisgood #thegreatoutdoors #riverlife #lowlands #bayou #amsterdamsunsetchallenge #wildlife #nature #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, August 25, 2017

August 25, 2017 at 11:50AM


stacks of stoneware from the wonderful Karin Eriksson 🌱 . . . . . #ceramic #stoneware #bowl @ karinerikssonceramics #interiorinspiration #interiordesign #wunderkammer #floralprint #handmade #pottery #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, August 17, 2017

August 17, 2017 at 12:44PM


walking jewels! Carabidae goodness: Calosoma sycophanta & Carabus auronitens 🐞 πŸ’Ž 😍 link in bio . . . . . . #insect #beetle #jewelbeetle #carabidae #entomology #collecting #curiosa #wunderkammer #wildlife #interiordesign #shiny #nature #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Sunday, August 13, 2017

August 13, 2017 at 01:17PM


bring the sun! Papilio zagreus ☀️ πŸ¦‹ πŸ„ link in our bio . . . . . . #butterfly #insect #wildlife #summer #specimen #lepidopterology #nature #orange #papilio #curiosa #interiorstyle #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

August 09, 2017 at 12:00PM


we welcome the return of Suzanne Norris to the Otherist — this time with her amazing Jellyfish “bloom (detail)” screenprint … with phosphorescent details! πŸŒ› 😎 πŸ™ 😍 . . . . . . #jellyfish #jellies #sealife #wildlife #ocean #print #glowinthedark #phosphorescence #screenprint #handmade #wunderkammer #saveourseas #curiosa #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, August 4, 2017

August 04, 2017 at 02:16PM


Happy Pride weekend!  If you are heading to the Canal Parade on Saturday, stop by and say hello 😊 . . . . . . #pride #showyourlove #amsterdampride #pride2017 #freedom #united #wunderkammer #insect #bug #butterfly #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, August 3, 2017

August 03, 2017 at 11:39AM


juicy pink california tourmaline! ⚡️ . . . . . . #tourmaline #pink #ring #gold #jewelry #handmade #summer #styleinspiration #style #roughbeauty #gemstone #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Monday, July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 at 03:16PM


a few scratches are definitely worth the prize πŸ“πŸŒ±πŸŒž . . . . . . #nature #urbanforaging #baked #berries #summer #dayoff #wildlife #lifeisgood #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Sunday, July 30, 2017

July 30, 2017 at 02:33PM


just look at those wings! Marmessoidea rosea has it goin' ON! 😍 😎 🌿 . . . . . #stickinsect #marmessoidearosea #wings #butterfly #insect #specimens #entomology #wildlife #nature #sweet #pink #wunderkammer #curiosa #curiositycabinet #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

July 26, 2017 at 01:42PM


shiny, but not too shiny πŸ˜‰ still in love with this Agestrata luzonica trio 😍 subtly brilliant! . . . . . #insect #bug #nature #beetle #butterfly #shiny #jewel #entomology #collecting #wildlife #nature #wunderkammer #decor #naturalia #cabinetofcuriosities #tattoo #bigandsmall #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

July 25, 2017 at 05:57PM


tfw you see your neighbour in their undies 😜 πŸ˜… 😳 . . . . . #awkward #grannypanties #swan #cygnet #lifeisgood #wildlife #cygne #zwan #birdsofinstagram #nature #waterbird #dayoff #igersamsterdam #wunderkammer #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Saturday, July 15, 2017

July 15, 2017 at 11:36AM


plusiotis resplendens might be small, but more than makes up for it with that golden sheen! 😍  πŸ˜Ž✨ . . . . . #gold #insect #beetle #entomology #collecting #curiositycabinet #nature #naturalia #curiosa #wunderkammer #golden #staygold #butterfly #theotherist #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, July 6, 2017

July 06, 2017 at 12:05PM


dang! is this opal kidding!?! πŸ’Ž πŸ‘€ . . . . . #opal #gemstone #gemology #australianopal #bling #jewelrygram #jewelry #theotherist #ring #roughbeauty #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, July 4, 2017

July 04, 2017 at 11:57AM


this stripey caterpillar with the finest of whiskers πŸ› will eventually become the striking cinnabar moth . . . . . #cinnabarmoth #dontforgettolookdown #rups #caterpillar #naturewalk #dayoff #nature #entomology #insect #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist #theotherist

Saturday, July 1, 2017

July 01, 2017 at 12:47PM


Acherontia atropos, aka Death's-head hawkmoth, now available in a double-glass vitrine at the Otherist 😎 . . . . . #deathshead #acherontia #moth #butterfly #hawkmoth #wunderkamer #lepidopterology #collecting #curiosa #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, June 30, 2017

June 30, 2017 at 11:35AM


oh this guy... jolly moustachioed carved wooden fella’ circa 1880 with all the bumps and bruises one would expect for someone of his age πŸ€“ . . . . . #woodcarving #mustache #vintage #antique #wallhanging #mask #decor #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

June 28, 2017 at 11:42AM


just a small collection πŸ¦‹ 🐞  at the Otherist . . . . . #wunderkammer #entomology #insect #butterfly #lepidopterology #collecting #curiosa #curiositycabinet #amsterdam #otherist

Sunday, June 25, 2017

June 25, 2017 at 12:56PM


loving the clarity in this hand-cut Rose de France -- it really allows the claws and setting to shine ✨πŸ’ŽπŸ˜ . . . . . #rosedefrance #gemstone #amethyst #roughbeauty #jewelry #jewellery #ring #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, June 16, 2017

June 16, 2017 at 11:58AM


something special lurking beneath the kohlrabi, Rhea americana chick 😍πŸ₯  at the Otherist . . . . . . #rhea #chick #taxidermy #opgezet #wunderkammer #hideandseek #taxidermie #curiosa #insect #skull #cabinetofcuriosities #ornithology #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

June 13, 2017 at 01:45PM


bat wing? dinosaur wing? nah, it’s just platycerium superbum hangin around looking cool . . . . . #wing #staghorn #platycerium #plantlove #wunderkammer #outdoorsindoors #dayoff #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, June 2, 2017

Thanks Monocle!


the Otherist now featuring in the new Monocle Amsterdam travel guide :)

Saturday, May 27, 2017

May 27, 2017 at 11:56AM


πŸ‘€things we find - little treasures, so perfect . . . . . #losttreasure #wunderkammer #libelle #dragonfly #wings #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, May 25, 2017

May 25, 2017 at 10:52AM


heaven can wait ... today we’re open from 11-18:00 - see you soon! 😎 . . #hemelvaart #wunderkammer #taxidermy #wtf #amsterdam #otherist

Monday, May 15, 2017

May 15, 2017 at 12:04PM


it’s back! the new and improved Star Chart! 😊 #celestial #stargazing #astronomy #serrote #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist πŸŒ”πŸŒ™⭐️✨

Friday, May 12, 2017

May 12, 2017 at 11:04AM


πŸ¦‹ we’ve added some great new macro prints to the shop, come by and have a look πŸ‘€ #macrophotography #entomology #biology #wunderkammer #prints #amsterdam #otherist

Friday, May 5, 2017

May 05, 2017 at 11:14AM


remember that thing called the sun? ☀️ haven’t seen it in a while, so here’s a reminder of what it looks like #sun #citrine #gemstone #jewelry #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

May 05, 2017 at 10:21AM


🌱 micro garden seems to be making some progress- still no idea what these little crazies are though πŸ€”#microgarden #horticulture #wunderkammer #gardening #myplantsaresmallerthanyours #taxidermy #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 at 08:56PM


have a great Koningsdag - See you friday! #koningsdag2017 #amsterdam #otherist #wunderkammer #taxidermy

Sunday, April 16, 2017

April 16, 2017 at 01:13PM


april showers - lilac don't care! #nature #lilac #spring #botany #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, April 6, 2017

April 06, 2017 at 01:39PM


dang! πŸ’Ž πŸ‘€#opal #jewelry #gemstone #treasure #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

April 04, 2017 at 07:28PM


all kinds of crazy little things happening in the garden #microplants #myplantsaresmallerthanyours #dayoff #garden #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Saturday, April 1, 2017

April 01, 2017 at 08:14PM


amsterdam is showing off for us this evening #amsterdamsunsetchallenge #amsterdam #otherist 😍

Friday, March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 at 11:44AM


For you gem-lovers, a little preview of some of the juicy hard candy that’s going to be available at the Otherist starting this weekend #gemstones #jewelry #opal #ruby #emerald #sapphire #garnet #tourmaline #treasure #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

March 29, 2017 at 09:43AM


good morning! #piggieshorty #dogsofinstgram #pigsarepeopletoo #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist #oink

Monday, March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 at 01:19PM


This little bronze owl-guy may be missing a toe, but we still think he’s the bee’s knees #seventoesisbetterthannone #vintage #bronze #owl #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Thursday, March 23, 2017

March 23, 2017 at 11:32AM


our Tillandsia collection overfloweth! It’s like an airplant horn of plenty up in here! Drop by the Otherist and adopt one (or 10) of these guys quick, before they take over! πŸ˜ƒπŸŒΏ #thetroublewithtribbles #tillandsia #airplant #garden #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Saturday, March 11, 2017

March 11, 2017 at 01:01PM


we’ve got some great new @liljebergs insect prints in the shop - drop by and peruse our collection, or shop them online πŸ˜ƒπŸ¦‹ #macrophotography #insects #butterflies #entomology #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

March 08, 2017 at 01:21PM


It's baaaack... after some time away, Euchloron megaera is back in all of its green glory - love this one! #moth #insect #collecting #entomology #butterfly #lepidopterology #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist

Monday, March 6, 2017

March 06, 2017 at 10:54AM


single-cell realness #protozoa #jungkoch #vintagedecor #dayoff #wunderkammer #amsterdam #otherist