Archive for the ‘Ukuleliana’ Category

Ukulele Pictures

I find vintage photographs of ukulele players absolutely fascinating. Obviously, those playing the ukulele are the coolest and most individual of their time. I have to warn you, there are some junk pictures that turn up here as well (cheesy photos of Hawaiian girls in grass skirts and little else seems to be a particularly […]

Obama Ukulele Dashboard Doll

Obama proved to be quite a hit with ukulele players. They sang him songs, set up groups, went on marches and photoshopped ukes into his photos. So it’s probably inevitable that they’d want to immortalise him and the uke in tacky dashboard-doll form. On eBay NEW Hawaiian Dashboard Bobble Head Doll PRESIDENT OBAMA W UKULELE […]

Ukulele Dashboard Dolls

Kitsch up your car with a Hawaiian girl playing the ukulele. Alternatively, there’s the Obama playing ukulele doll. On eBay Hula Girl Dashboard Ukulele Doll Hawaii Car Lei Aloha Dance Bobblehead Aloha New    US $15.95

Ukulele Christmas Ornaments

As with all great men, Santa is a ukulele player. This fact is amply represented in the number of tacky Santa-playing-uke Christmas ornaments available. For some reason, there seem to be a whole load of these for sale all year round. On eBay Hula tropical Dolphin ukulele Christmas Ornament NWT St Nicholas Square    US $6.99