Indulge Your Friends Obsession With This Central Perk Neon Sign and Other Collectibles From Urban Outfitters

This Central Perk light-up sign is on sale at Urban Outfitters.
This Central Perk light-up sign is on sale at Urban Outfitters.
Urban Outfitters.

If you wish you could watch Friends 24/7, don’t worry—we’re right there with you. To ease the pain of waiting to stream Friends on HBO Max in May (and to catch the unscripted special featuring the entire cast), this Central Perk sign will make you feel like you’re one of the gang.

Listed at $40 on Urban Outfitters, this LED sign with neon lighting can be mounted to the wall or displayed freestanding on its own, so there's no need to “PIVOT!” when you want to change up your décor. And at 12 inches across and 6 inches tall, it’s small enough that it can fit in any space. USB-powered and with a wipe-clean surface, even someone with Rachel’s waitressing ability can keep it looking shiny.

These Friends trivia coasters test who knows the most about the famous sitcom.Urban Outfitters

But no sign alone can bring Central Perk to your home. Complete the look with these trivia coasters, which are $10 for a set of 20 on Urban Outfitters. Each hardboard coaster features two trivia questions—a "Fan" question and a "Superfan" question—along with the answers. For nights when you just want to stay in and pretend like you’re in a periwinkle apartment of your very own, these coasters are even more entertaining than that time Monica wore a turkey on her head.

Deck your pooch out in this Friends shirt.Urban Outfitters

To up your fan game even more, Urban Outfitters has a Friends pet tee for $17, so, like the product description says, your pooch can channel “their inner Phoebe, Monica, Chandler, Joey, Ross, or Rachel any day of the week.” It’s made of a stretch jersey knit fabric and is machine washable, so your furry friend and their Friends tee never have to go on a break.

Other Friends keychains include Ross, Monica, and Marcel.Urban Outfitters

There are some days when even the Friends gang has to leave their apartments to join the real world, and you do, too. That’s why Urban has these adorable Friends keychains for only $8 each. Made of PVC and metal, they come in an assortment of characters (Marcel!) and designs—and Urban will choose one for you at random, so you’ll get a fun surprise in the mail.

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Looking to Downsize? You Can Buy a 5-Room DIY Cabin on Amazon for Less Than $33,000

Five rooms of one's own.
Five rooms of one's own.
Allwood/Amazon

If you’ve already mastered DIY houses for birds and dogs, maybe it’s time you built one for yourself.

As Simplemost reports, there are a number of house kits that you can order on Amazon, and the Allwood Avalon Cabin Kit is one of the quaintest—and, at $32,990, most affordable—options. The 540-square-foot structure has enough space for a kitchen, a bathroom, a bedroom, and a sitting room—and there’s an additional 218-square-foot loft with the potential to be the coziest reading nook of all time.

You can opt for three larger rooms if you're willing to skip the kitchen and bathroom.Allwood/Amazon

The construction process might not be a great idea for someone who’s never picked up a hammer, but you don’t need an architectural degree to tackle it. Step-by-step instructions and all materials are included, so it’s a little like a high-level IKEA project. According to the Amazon listing, it takes two adults about a week to complete. Since the Nordic wood walls are reinforced with steel rods, the house can withstand winds up to 120 mph, and you can pay an extra $1000 to upgrade from double-glass windows and doors to triple-glass for added fortification.

Sadly, the cool ceiling lamp is not included.Allwood/Amazon

Though everything you need for the shell of the house comes in the kit, you will need to purchase whatever goes inside it: toilet, shower, sink, stove, insulation, and all other furnishings. You can also customize the blueprint to fit your own plans for the space; maybe, for example, you’re going to use the house as a small event venue, and you’d rather have two or three large, airy rooms and no kitchen or bedroom.

Intrigued? Find out more here.

[h/t Simplemost]

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Celebrate International Tiki Day by Saving 16 Percent on These Pop Culture-Inspired Tiki Mugs

Toynk/Geeki Tikis
Toynk/Geeki Tikis

You don't have to leave home to get the tiki bar experience. At Toynk, they sell a range of tiki mugs in fun styles that are perfect for enjoying tropical cocktails at home. In celebration of International Tiki Day on Saturday, August 8, the online retailer is offering a special discount to customers who buy multiple tiki-themed items.

From now through August 10, you can get 16 percent off your purchase of two or more tiki mugs from Toynk. With a diverse selection of pop culture-inspired designs to choose from, picking out more than one shouldn't be too difficult.

The store is packed with Star Wars-themed products, such as mugs modeled after Baby Yoda (complete with his own mug), Han Solo, Jabba the Hut, Darth Vader, Chewbacca, and the Death Star. Other geeky characters represented in their inventory include Gandalf from The Lord of the Rings series and Daredevil from the Marvel universe. If you're looking for characters that are (slightly) more down to Earth, Toynk also sells tiki mug sets featuring the four Golden Girls.

Toynk/Geeki Tikis

Toynk/Geeki Tikis

Prices range from $14 for the smallest mugs to $130 for larger sets. If you need an excuse to make more Mai Tais at home, break out your cocktail umbrellas and take advantage of Toynk's Tiki Day sale today.

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