Show Off Your Opinion With Ruth Bader Ginsburg 'Dissent Collar' Earrings

Dissent Pins
Dissent Pins

In addition to being a trailblazing women's rights activist and Supreme Court justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a pop culture icon. The Notorious RBG, as she has come to be known, has inspired a documentary and a biopic, a museum exhibit, and even action figures. Now fans can pay homage to the legend with their own pair of "dissent collar" earrings.

Ginsburg famously wears jabots—a frilly type of collar—when she dons her judge's robes. Years ago, she and fellow justice Sandra Day O'Connor made the decision to wear something that would set them apart from the tie-wearing men on the court, and since then, the distinctive neckwear has become something of a trademark for her.

Today, the collars are more than just a way to feminize attire originally designed for men—RBG uses them to signal what her opinion will be on decision days. She wears a lace collar with gold trim when she decides with the majority opinion and a mirrored bib necklace on days when she dissents.

Dissent Pins

Thanks to RBG's memorable dissents, the latter has become an icon. The online shop Dissent Pins has a whole collection of products inspired by her dissent collar. Along with the earrings, you can shop for dissent-collar pins, necklaces, tie bars, and cufflinks.

The earrings are available to order for $17.95, with 50 percent of the profits going toward the nonprofit organizations The Bronx Freedom Fund, International Refugee Assistance Project, and the Center for Reproductive Rights.

A New Ruth Bader Ginsburg Bobblehead Is Available for Pre-Order

The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum

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The late Ruth Bader Ginsburg was a devout champion for feminism and civil rights, and her influence stretched from the halls of the Supreme Court to the forefront of popular culture, where she affectionately became known as the Notorious RBG. Though there are plenty of public tributes planned for Ginsburg in the wake of her passing, the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum has a new RBG bobblehead ($25) available for pre-order so you can honor her in your own home.

There are two versions of the bobblehead available, one of Ginsburg smiling and another with a more serious expression. Not only do the bobbleheads feature her in her Supreme Court black robe, but eagle-eyed fans will see she is wearing one for her iconic coded collars and her classic earrings.

RBG is far from the only American icon bobblehead that the Hall of Fame store has produced in such minute detail. They also have bobbleheads of Abraham Lincoln ($30), Theodore Roosevelt ($30), Alexander Hamilton ($30), and dozens of others.

For more information on the RBG bobblehead, head here. Shipments will hopefully be sent out by December 2020 while supplies last.

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Love the Smell of Soda? Make Your Whole House Smell Like it With These Recycled Can Candles

716 Candle Co.
716 Candle Co.

You won't find candles made to smell like balsam fir, ocean breezes, or fresh linen from 716 Candle Co. Instead, the Etsy store specializes in scented candles reminiscent of newly opened cans of soda, and each product comes in a clever recycled can holder to match its fragrance.

As Delish reports, 716 Candle Co. sells candles inspired by dozen of soda brands. Whether you're a Coke or Pepsi person, the shop has a candle for you in both diet and regular varieties. Other sodas that have been transformed into kitschy decor include Sprite, Orange Crush, and 7Up.

716 Candle Co.

Every candle from the Etsy shop contains 100 percent soy wax made from American-grown soybeans. The holders are real recycled soda cans that have been hand-cut and smoothed around the edges.

Whether you need a gift for the soda fanatic in your life or you like to unwind to the scent of Wild Cherry Pepsi at the end of the day, you'll find what you're looking for from 716 Candle Co. You can browse their candle offerings today, with prices ranging from $10 to $15.

[h/t Delish]